Tuesday, October 2, 2007

Summorum Pontificum October 2, 2007

Dappled Things:The Monastery, the Motu Proprio, and the Heart of the Church
by Philip Carl Smith
“The liturgy is the heart of the Church,” the abbot responded with a serene expression, “and Pope Benedict knows what medicine the Church requires.”

Why Did God Make the Dinosaurs Extinct? He couldn't take the condescension.
The Most Rev. Emil A. Wcela, recently retired auxiliary Bishop of my home Diocese of Rockville Centre, has an article in this weeks America Magazine. The somewhat ironic piece is entitled "A Dinosaur Ponders The Latin Mass". See how many tired and used up cliches you can spot.

Life in the post-motu-proprio world: A reflection on the reform of the reform.