Category Archives: Liturgy Science Theatre 3000

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LENTCAzT 39: Saturday of the 5th Week of Lent

Today is Saturday of the 5th Week of Lent.  Passiontide is underway. Holy Week begins tomorrow.
So… GO TO CONFESSION!
How long has it been?

Here is another 5 minute daily podcast for Lent.  They are intended to give you a small boost … Continue reading

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WDTPRS: Palm Sunday – The Transforming Example

Palm Sunday marks the beginning of Holy Week.  The Sacred Triduum (triduum from tres dies – “three day space”) were once days of obligation when people were freed from servile work so that they could attend the liturgies, once celebrated … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Could a Bishop be consecrated with the “Usus Antiquior”?

From a reader…
QUAERITUR:
Could a diocesan Bishop be consecrated in the “usus antiquior”?
Because, only in Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life which are under the Pontifical Commission Ecclesia Dei is permitted to use 1962 Pontificale Romanum for ordination … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Delaying baptism until after Lent

From a reader…
QUAERITUR:
The pastoral associate at our NO parish makes a point of insisting every year that we don’t do Baptisms during Lent, supposedly as a way of showing unity with the Catechumens. A couple of years ago, for my daughter that … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Do vestments really matter?!?

From a deacon…
QUAERITUR:
Does the kind, shape, color, and texture of vestments worn to celebrate the Mass really matter? Or, is it the person wearing the vestment is about building God’s Kingdom here on earth?
Wow… interesting.
I am reminded of John 12.
Jesus therefore, six … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 38: Friday of the 5th Week of Lent – Our Lady of Sorrows

Today is Friday of the 5th Week of Lent.  Passiontide is underway. We are one week away from Good Friday. Today is the Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows.
Reminder: GO TO CONFESSION!
How long has it been?

Here is another 5 minute … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Can a Bishop be a Deacon for a Priest in a Solemn Mass?

From a reader…
QUAERITUR:
Would it be licit for a Bishop to offer to serve as Deacon for a Extraordinary Form Solemn High Mass Extraordinary Form celebrated by a Priest who is not a Bishop?
That would be just plain weird.
I have … Continue reading

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25 March – D. Madison – Pontifical Mass at the Throne

Today, Wednesday 25 March at 7 pm, His Excellency Most Reverend Robert C. Morlino, Bishop of Madison, will celebrate a Pontifical Mass at the Throne (Extraordinary Form) at Chapel of the Bishop O’Conner Center (MAP) for the Feast of the Annunciation.
All … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 37: Thursday of the 5th Week of Lent

Today is Thursday of the 5th Week of Lent.  Passiontide is underway.
Reminder: GO TO CONFESSION!
How long has it been?

Here is another 5 minute daily podcast for Lent.  They are intended to give you a small boost every day, a little … Continue reading

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1st Joyful Mystery: The Annunciation

This is from my old Patristic Rosary Project
Because October is dedicated in a special way to the Most Holy Rosary of the Blessed Virgin Mary, during the month I, as a dedicated patristiblogger, will work my way through the Mysteries … Continue reading

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