Liturgical Gimmickry

Balloon masses. Clown masses. Hootenanny/Rock Band/Jazz Band masses. Liturgical dancing. Not exactly the same image as the description of King David dancing before the Ark of the Covenant, is it? And, unfortunately, guess who was presiding at the Mass? Hey!  Liturgical “Innovators!”  Know what might be fun?  How ’bout doing a Mass where it is…… Continue reading Liturgical Gimmickry

Amoris Laetitia: Winners & Losers?

Regardless on which side of the Amoris Laetitia debate you find yourself, it’s undeniable that the promulgation of this document has produced considerable churn (understatement).  Earlier blogs on this site have decried the way in which AL, by its ambiguity, produced such a wildly-varying degree of interpretations.  Some bishops say nothing has changed; others see the…… Continue reading Amoris Laetitia: Winners & Losers?