Category Archives: Liturgy Science Theatre 3000

Especially for discussion of liturgical abuses and wacky ideas

ASK FATHER: Spilling the Precious Blood

From a reader…
QUAERITUR:
What should one do if the chalice containing the precious blood is dropped as it is passed to the communicant.
I hope that this is theoretical, only. As a seminarian I once saw this happen and people just blithely … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 37: Thursday 5th Week of Lent – Why we complain.

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Today is Thursday of the 5th Week of Lent. Passiontide is underway.
Examine your consciences and then…

GO TO CONFESSION!
These daily podcasts for Lent are intended to give you a small boost every day,
I persevere in this … Continue reading

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Cri de Coeur

I have been exchanging email with a friend about the horrific circus-like spectacle of the baptism of a baby in the custody of two lesbians in Argentina.
After some digressions, which happen, I received this (edited):
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But Fr. Manelli and his Franciscans … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 36: Wednesday 5th Week of Lent – “the broad way that leads to perdition”

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Today is Wednesday of the 5th Week of Lent. Passiontide is underway.
Examine your consciences and then…

GO TO CONFESSION!
These daily podcasts for Lent are intended to give you a small boost every day,
I persevere in this … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Why do we call Eucharist “Bread” in Novus Ordo?

From a reader…
QUAERITUR:
My wife who is to be received into the Church at the the Easter vigil (Deo gratias!) recently asked me why in the Novus Ordo Missae one of the options for the Memorial Acclamation is “When we eat … Continue reading

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YOUR Sacred Triduum observances – Who, What, Where, When, How?

It may be that some of you will travel, even considerable distances, to participate in the rites of the Sacred Triduum celebrated in a worthy manner.
I have on more than one occasion over the years, as a guest celebrant for … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 35: Tuesday 5th Week of Lent – “jealousy… envy… vomit… poison”

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Today is Tuesday of the 5th Week of Lent. Passiontide is underway.
Examine your consciences and then…

GO TO CONFESSION!
These daily podcasts for Lent are intended to give you a small boost every day,
I persevere in this … Continue reading

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Just for nice: Roman Lenten images

Roman images.
First, a priest sent a fine photo of a side altar, in use, of SS. Ternità del Pelegrini.

That’s how it’s done.
And then a couple photos from NLM posted by my friend Gregory DiPippo of the Basilica of S. Nicola … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 34: Monday 5th Week of Lent – “Who am I to judge?”

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Today is Monday of the 5th Week of Lent, 1st Sunday of the Passion. Passiontide is underway.
This was a hard podcast to make, not because of technical problems, but because of hard hitting content.
Anyone who … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 33: 5th Sunday of Lent – “Jesus near Jerusalem”

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Today is the 5th Sunday of Lent, 1st Sunday of the Passion. Passiontide begins.
Examine your consciences and then…

GO TO CONFESSION!
These daily podcasts for Lent are intended to give you a small boost every day,
I persevere … Continue reading

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