Daily Archives: 3 October 2008

From a priest: “I guess I ought to really learn the EF”

From a priest via e-mail:
Dear Fr. Z,  Hope all is well.  I am enjoying your foodie kick you’ve been on lately.
I have 2 very short questions.
1. I remember reading somewhere (and it may have been something in an EF hand … Continue reading

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“Many now want to go back to pre-Vatican II but do we need to go back to pre-Counter Reformation?”

This came from a priestly reader:
Fr. Z,I thought I’d pass along a piece of fan mail I received after instituting the Benedictine Altar arrangement in my parish. Never a dull moment!Fr _____
Here is the note he received complaining about the … Continue reading

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D. of Charlotte, NC: TLM report

I received a nice note from Fr. Eric Kowalski, Pastor of Holy Angels in the Diocese of Charlotte, NC.
I hope priests continue to write in.  I would like their contributions to be a regular feature here.
Let’s have a look…
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WDTPRS: 21st Sunday after Pentecost (1962MR)

Let’s have a look at the Collect for the upcoming Sunday in the TLM – 1962 Missale Romanum.  This a portion from my article for The Wanderer.
This Collect has been in use at least since the time of the Liber … Continue reading

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It ain’t astrophysics

About things that are apparent sometimes I use the phrase "It ain’t astrophysics!"

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