Tag Archives: holding hands

ASK FATHER: Holding hands or the “orans” position during the Our Father. Wherein Fr. Z rants.

From a reader… QUAERITUR: Over at the Fishwrap (aka National Schismatic Reporter) there is a question today about hold hands during the Our Father.  As you might guess they reference liberals who are probably unreliable.  What say you?  Is hand … Read More

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WDTPRS POLL: Holding hands during the Our Father – your preference.

There is a lot of discussion about holding hands during the Our Father. I am curious about your preferences. Please chose your best answer and give your reasons or explanations in the combox, below. Do NOT.. do NOT… engage each … Read More

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D. Covington: Bp. Foys issues liturgical decrees – No joy for “hand holders”

There can be no renewal of any aspect of our Catholic lives and identity without first a revitalization of our liturgical worship. A reader sent me a link to a letter of 18 November 2011 and accompanying decrees concerning the … Read More

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QUAERITUR: Our Father hand holding – Fr. Z rants

From a reader: At Mass Saturday evening, the gentleman in the row in front of us came all the way down from his seat next to the center aisle to my husband and me sitting next to the wall aisle. … Read More

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