Daily Archives: 29 January 2011

WDTPRS: Wherein Fr. Z rambles about the Collect for the 4th Ordinary Sunday, or, “All you need is love”.

Today’s prayer was not in the post-Tridentine editions of the Missale Romanum but it does have its origin in the Leonine Sacramentary or, as it is better titled by its editor, the scholarly L. Cunibert Mohlberg, the Veronese Sacramentary.
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QUAERITUR: I haven’t been to confession for 10 years! I don’t know what to do!

From a reader:
I haven’t been to Confession in 10 years, and I’ve only gone three times back when I was still in grade school. It’s possible I wasn’t catechized in the sacrament properly because I don’t recall requiring the Act … Continue reading

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Please.. someone tell me this is an early April Fool’s gag.

I hope this isn’t true.
A tip of the biretta to Jimmy Akin,    o{]:¬\      though this is on NPR:
Priest Known As ‘Father Oprah’ To Get Fox Show [Say it ain’t so.]
by The Associated Press
MIAMI January 25, 2011, 05:41 pm ET
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