Daily Archives: 10 March 2018

Communion in the hand. Wherein Fr. Z rants and provokes.

Not long ago, Robert Card. Sarah penned a preface for a recent book (HERE) about Communion in the hand.  The Cardinal Prefect of the CDW argues that various forces and practices have diminished faith in the Eucharist.  Some of those … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Mass without proper gear? Pusillanimous stingy ignorant pride.

From a reader… QUAERITUR: can you have catholic mass without candles The THE GENERAL INSTRUCTION OF THE ROMAN MISSAL – says the following 307. The candles, which are required at every liturgical service out of reverence and on account of … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 2018 25 – Saturday in the 3rd Week of Lent: Stones at our neighbor’s face

Today is Saturday in the 3rd Week of Lent.   The Roman Station is Santa Susanna.  In gratitude especially to benefactors who help me and this blog, during Lent I’m once again offering 5 minute daily podcasts to encourage you in your … Continue reading

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