Thursday, December 05, 2019

Another Conundrum

Are Latin traditionalists in communion with the bishop of Rome or not? And if they are, then who has the proper authority to authorize such modifications to the Extraordinary Form, if not the pope, according to their ecclesiology and canons?

Breaking News: Optional commemoration of seven new Saints addded to "Extraordinary Form" Calendar?

St. Sabbas

Deification in the Latin Patristic Tradition

CWR: The ancient roots of deification in the Latin tradition by Carl E. Olson

Dr. Jared Ortiz is Associate Professor of Religion at Hope College, author of You Made Us for Yourself: Creation in St Augustine’s Confessions (Fortress Press, 2016), founder and executive director of the Saint Benedict Institute, [...]

Tuesday, December 03, 2019

"Apostolic Tradition"

Sandro Magister: A Missionary Writes After the Synod For the Amazon. Married Priests Perhaps, But In Perfect Continence

Lay Leadership?

Church Life Journal: Taking the Role of All the Baptized in Church Leadership Seriously by John Cavadini

Does the proposal or will the conference properly address the clericalist structure of the institutional church and the limits to the authority of the bishop? It doesn't seem likely.

Monday, December 02, 2019

Louis Tofari: Mediator Dei and the Liturgical Movement

No reform, not even a reset, just a return to 1951 before the reform of Holy Week rites or 1911, before Pius X reformed the Roman office?