Category Archives: Liturgy Science Theatre 3000

Especially for discussion of liturgical abuses and wacky ideas

TERRIFIC! School Choir accomplished, back to back, Solemn Roman and Eastern liturgy!

This is impressive by anyone’s standards.
The wonderful Lyceum school in Cleveland, has a great choir.  They sang for a Pontifical Mass with Card. Burke and then a Divine Liturgy with Bp.Milan Lach.
Read about it HERE.
I want to offer official Fr. … Continue reading

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ADVENTCAzT 2018 10: If a liturgy looks silly, you can close your eyes. But if it sounds silly…

Once again this year I offer short daily podcasts to help you prepare for the upcoming feast as well as for your own, personal, meeting with the Lord.
Here is ADVENTCAzT 10, for Tuesday of the 2nd Week of Advent
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A priest’s thought after going ‘ad orientem’

From an old friend of mine in my native place, Fr Tom Dufner, a great priest.

We’ve been doing ad orientem at daily Mass on and off for a few months. We’ve put several articles in the bulletin to prepare the way. This … Continue reading

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ADVENTCAzT 2018 09: Proper Marian Devotion

Once again this year I offer short daily podcasts to help you prepare for the upcoming feast as well as for your own, personal, meeting with the Lord.
Here is ADVENTCAzT 09, for Monday of the 2nd Week of Advent
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ADVENTCAzT 2018 07: “If she had not given her ‘Fiat!’…”

Once again this year I offer short daily podcasts to help you prepare for the upcoming feast as well as for your own, personal, meeting with the Lord.
Here is ADVENTCAzT 07, for Saturday of the 1st Week of Advent, Feast … Continue reading

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Solemn Requiem for @BishopMorlino in @MadisonDiocese

Last night a Solemn Requiem Mass was celebrated at Pine Bluff, WI, at St. Mary’s Church for the repose of the soul of the Extraordinary Ordinary… who shall wear that mantle in the future?… His Excellency, Most Rev. Robert C. … Continue reading

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ADVENTCAzT 2018 06: Our Lord will appear in His humanity so that He can be seen by the just and the wicked

Once again this year I offer short daily podcasts to help you prepare for the upcoming feast as well as for your own, personal, meeting with the Lord.
Here is ADVENTCAzT 06, for Friday of the 1st Week of Advent.
These 5 … Continue reading

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Latin Mass Society of England & Wales @latinmassuk – Re-upping!

I just re-upped my membership in the venerable LMS, the Latin Mass Society of England and Wales.
>>HERE<<
They have been fighting the good fight for decades and they deserve lots of support, even from those of us who do not live … Continue reading

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ADVENTCAzT 2018 04: Your God of the Second Chance

Once again this year I offer short daily podcasts to help you prepare for the upcoming feast as well as for your own, personal, meeting with the Lord.
Here is ADVENTCAzT 04, for Wednesday of the 1st Week of Advent.
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ADVENTCAzT 2018 02: The time of silent apostasy

Once again this year I offer short daily podcasts to help you prepare for the upcoming feast as well as for your own, personal, meeting with the Lord.
Happily, I made a couple before my accident!
Here is ADVENTCAzT 02, for Monday … Continue reading

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ADVENTCAzT 2018 01: Exceeding great Love

Once again this year I offer short daily podcasts to help you prepare for the upcoming feast as well as for your own, personal, meeting with the Lord.
Happily, I made a couple before my accident!
Here is ADVENTCAzT 01, for the … Continue reading

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ADVENTCAzT 2018 00: The mysteries don’t change, but each year we are different

Once again this year I offer short daily podcasts to help you prepare for the upcoming feast as well as for your own, personal, meeting with the Lord.
Happily, I made a couple before my accident!
Here is ADVENTCAzT 00, for Saturday … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Communion, kneeling on the tongue

From a reader…
QUAERITUR:
I regularly receive Holy Communion kneeling (on the floor) at my OF-only parish. My pastor has asked me a few times not to do that, though not forcefully – he’s never unkind about it or actually telling me to stop (rather … Continue reading

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Wherein Fr. Z offers a cautionary tale to those who struggle with liturgical conundra.

The site of the CMAA, Musica Sacra Forum, published response to the 29 – yes, twenty-nine – dubia submitted to the Pontifical Commission “Ecclesia Dei”.
The questioner is a Polish priest, I assume young, working on a doctorate.
Folks, I get it.  I get … Continue reading

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Card. Sarah on kneeling before the Eucharist, Communion in the hand

The other day I visited the chapel of an important Marian apparition.  There were many pilgrims including groups of young people.  A worker nun breezily made a sort of bow to the Blessed Sacrament as she passed before the tabernacle.
That … Continue reading

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