Tag: confession

A Model for Apologies

Does this conversation sound familiar to you? “Say sorry to your brother.” “But he’s the one who–” “Say it!” you insist, an edge of warning in your voice. He huffs, rolls his eyes to the side and says flatly, “Sorry.” “Say it like you mean it,” you demand. “Sorrrrry,” he repeats, dragging out the word … Continue reading »

Fasting From the Eucharist

Here’s a completely different take on the current communion debate that’s all the rage these days. Staying in the Pew at Communion Time I’ve come to believe that part of the problem has to do with the unremitting insistence on frequent Communion. I will pause for a moment as 90% of my readers emit gasps …

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Bill Again

Scare tactics?!? Starting an unauthorized church is schismatic. General absolution is heretical. This guy has more than a few loose screws. Priest Starts New Church, Slams Diocese For ‘Scare’ Tactics Tue Apr 13, 1:09 PM ET "A priest who holds views questioned by some in the Roman Catholic faith says the Pittsburgh Diocese is trying …

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