Daily Archives: 21 July 2013

Your Sunday Sermon Notes

Was there a really good point in the sermon you heard for the Mass that fulfilled your Sunday Mass obligation?
The undersigned preached about sacramentals today… for them, not against them.

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WDTPRS 16th Ordinary Sunday: The Enemy is seeking you!

The Collect for the 16th Ordinary Sunday, not in any pre-Conciliar Missale Romanum, has its antecedent in a 9th century manuscript.  Enjoy the fine clausula (rhythmic ending).
We have been cheated of the beauty of our Catholic worship in Latin, which … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Confirmed, but in state of sin. Am I confirmed?

From a reader:
If a person is confirmed in Mortal Sin, does it ‘count’, or must he/she be conditionally re-confirmed.
What you are asking is “Was the sacrament validly conferred?” or “Is she confirmed?”
Yes.  The sacrament was validly confirmed and she is really … Continue reading

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