Daily Archives: 16 October 2022

DSCAP 3-4: First Gatherings

The Directory Preface continues with Rome’s view of history. Very briefly … 3. In some regions, after their first evangelization, the bishops have put catechists in charge of gathering the faithful together on Sunday and, in the form of a … Continue reading

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The Worst of Times, The Worst of Times

I see Pope Francis has extended the current stage of the universal synod. According to this secular note, this is what inspires the shift: limited participation by the laity and seeming resistance to his reforms from the hierarchy Some imperfect … Continue reading

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