CL Community Day
Saturday, November 8, 2008
Jesus’ call always entails entrusting yourselves to a community
It is easy to think that uniformity is more valuable than diversity in unity. Through the centuries the Church in Rome allowed for different liturgical calendars to flourish which sort of exists down until today. AND this is the beauty of being Catholic. Lest we forget, the Church Universal allows for a variety of liturgical
One Magazine, the monthly of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association has a brief but very good article on Orthodoxy in Russia and a spectacular multimedia presentation of Orthodox churches. Please read the article and watch the slide show, it’s all worth it.
A few paragraphs of a homily from a Mass at the Birmingham Oratory for transfer of remains of Cardinal Newman
It is surely the lesson the month of November speaks to us about: it is the lesson that our
common end, be we who we may, is death and decay and the dissolution of all things. The month begins with All Saints and All Souls: we will all