Category Archives: Liturgy, Liturgical Prayer

Join me on Twitter as Pope St John Paul II Reflects on the Psalms

I stumbled across a book a few days ago: Meditations and Catechesis on the Psalms and Canticles of Morning and Evening Prayer, by Pope St. John Paul II and Pope (Emeritus) Benedict XVI. It’s published in the UK by Catholic … Continue reading

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Now that I am recovering from the plague

Now that I’m recovering from the plague (ugh!) I hope do some writing. Oh, I’ve been posting to Twitter but that’s about it. (Funny how much time one can waste–er, I mean, how time can fly when arguing–er, discussing things … Continue reading

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Prayer for the Feast of Christ the King

Sunday, November 24, is the Feast of Christ the King, the last Sunday of Ordinary Time in the liturgical year. Next Sunday will be the first Sunday of Advent. (I’m all set to start decorating for Christmas on that day. … Continue reading

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Gestures and Postures of the Congregation at Mass

Well, this is helpful. Wish I’d known it was out there before now. I’m sure that in another place and time these things were noted in the rubrics. But somewhere along the way we tossed such helpful things and since … Continue reading

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And with your spirit: the new, beautiful, English translation of the Roman Missal

[Edited Dec 6: At the end of this post I listed some related posts from around the web. Edited Dec 8: I’m making this a featured post since we’re still getting used to the new translation of the Mass. See … Continue reading

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