Thursday, September 17, 2009

A canon lawyer's blog on current issues...

Some non-canonical reflections on Kennedy's funeral.

excerpt: The best that can be said about Ted Kennedy's funeral is, It could have been worse.

The celebrant, who strove to avoid masculine references to God in the liturgy (his verbal substitutions plainly clashing with the voices of others sticking to the approved texts), managed to forget the Mysterium Fidei during the Eucharistic Prayer, and later asked the congregation join him "in the words Our Father taught us."

For further reading:
Signs of Repentance

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