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The ‘libido delendi’ that seized the Church, the desire to obliterate… everything

From something that you should read:
The elimination of altars and communion rails is the obliteration of sacred art. The obliteration of sacred art is the flattening of liturgical language. The flattening of liturgical language is the abandonment of ageless chants and hymns. The abandonment of those … Continue reading

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You may weep.

A reader sent me a link to a photo-story on HuffPo.
This is so sad.  You may actually weep with sorrow, anger, frustration.
The photo-story is of abandoned churches.
Even in their disheveled ruin they are still more beautiful than the monstrosities from … Continue reading

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