Daily Archives: 12 February 2018

ASK FATHER: Why can lay people read at Mass?

From a reader…
QUAERITUR:
My family goes to EF Masses on Sundays most of the time, but Novus Ordo once
a month.
My 3-year-old son asked me a question which I have no answer. He asked, “Why is the reading done by people but … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: When should babies be baptized?

From a reader…
QUAERITUR:
This subject comes up constantly in Catholic mom groups online. I would love your take on it.
Canon 867 §1. Parents are obliged to take care that infants are baptized in the first few weeks; as soon as possible … Continue reading

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OLYMPICS 2018 12 Feb: CURLING!

I’ve been remiss in mentioning the most exciting sport of all the Winter Olympic events.
Put aside the humdrum sports of figure skating, downhill skiing, etc. No no. That’s not where the real excitement lies.
Here’s something that really deserves attention… biathlon! … Continue reading

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