“Rather than creating ‘unrealities’ – like artificial languages based on Latin that do not exist and will never exist, even by the decree of a Roman congregation – let us heed the invitation to give primacy to reality, to truly step outside the walls we have built around us, to breathe pure air, to speak in living languages, to be among our brothers and sisters, to take in the smell…”
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Evangelii Gaudium promotes authentic liturgy. A turning point toward a sixth Instruction on the Reform of the Liturgy?
The Pope’s prayer intention for February focusses on the care of creation.
The Lutheran World Federation and the Catholic Church will hold a joint ecumenical commemoration of the Reformation on October31, 2016 in Lund, Sweden.
Matias Augé is a highly regarded liturgical theologian and longtime professor at the Anselmo, the renowned Benedictine school of liturgical theology in Rome.
Pope Francis has issued a decree making official what he – and many other priests around the world – had been already doing in contravention of the official rule.
As part of the on-going aggiornamento in Papal style, we now have the folksy papal sweater vestment. Coming soon, the lobster bib papal fanon. Send to Kindle
The representatives of the various religions each say: “I believe in love.”
“If I sang, I’d sound like a donkey, because I don’t know how to sing.”
Yesterday Pope Francis opened the Holy Door at the Cathedral of St. John’ Lateran