Daily Archives: 6 October 2015

6 Oct – Synod notes

A couple interesting points: Yesterday, at the opening of the Synod, the General Relator (“president”) of the gathering, Hungarian Peter Card. Erdö of Esztergom-Budapest gave a speech (English HERE) to put the participants on their course for the gathering.  He … Read More

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NYC Day 3: Walk in the Park and Defeat of the Yankees

It was a lovely, relaxing day. It was one of those days that you long for all year long.  Perfect blue sky, slight breeze, warm sun but hot hot. I was on my way to the Met… as is my … Read More

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What to do if the Host disappears?

Yesterday I was in conversation with friends about De defectibus. There is a section in the front of the older versions of the Missale Romanum indicating which defects might make Mass invalid or illicit and/or how to correct them, etc. In one place, the … Read More

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