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Fr. William Dillard
Since Vatican II gallons of ink have been spilled in the “liturgy wars.” Considering the disregard for the Council’s instructions on the Mass,...
Karl Keating
I have been church shopping. No, I have not been looking for a new Church (there is only one Church founded by Jesus Christ, and I already am a...
Karl Keating
One priest, writing in his diocesan newspaper, calls genuflecting before you receive Communion an "abuse." What do the rubrics of the Church...
Tim Ryland
Due to an editorial oversight (mine), the article "The Ten Most Common Liturgical Abuses" in our January 1999 issue stated that the Holy See...
Jimmy Akin
The problem of grave liturgical abuses is so widespread that I regularly receive inquiries about what makes a Mass "invalid.". The technical...
Kevin Orlin Johnson Ph.D.
You've probably experienced most of them; some of them may surprise you. None of them are allowed.
Karl Keating
In the first document ever to be signed by officials from eight different curial offices (including the Congregations for the Clergy, the...
Terrye Newkirk
I had business in the neighborhood on the Monday after Ascension, so I determined to seek out the parish church of that name to make a visit to...
Karl Keating
The lead report in this month's "Dragnet" is an account of what a recent and devout "revert" (a one-time Catholic who has returned to the faith...
Todd Aglialoro
My legs felt uncooperative as I approached the back of the church, where Father was greeting the congregation after Mass. I had endured it...