Sunday, May 26, 2019

Text of Cardinal Sarah's Speech

CWR: A Light in the Darkness: Benedict XVI’s view of the Church in the midst of the crisis of the abuse of minors by Cardinal Robert Sarah
Editor’s note: The following address was given by H.E. Robert Cardinal Sarah, Prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments, in Rome at the Centre Saint-Louis (Institut Français), May 14, 2019, on the [...]

"Lifting Up of My Hands"

"The question when lay people stopped praying with lifted hands during the Liturgy remains unanswered yet."

In the Byzantine East, was it due to increased clericalism in the liturgy?

As for the West, because of Gothic influence and the replacement by folded hands as the gesture of prayer?

The Forerunner


Ed Feser on Heresy

Ed Feser: Popes, heresy, and papal heresy

He links to an interview with John Rist regarding the "Letter."

Scholar defends letter accusing Pope of heresy: Church is facing ‘most serious crisis’ in history

"Man Is a Liturgical Being"

OrthoChristian: Man is a Liturgical Being by Olga Orlova, Archimandrite Methodius (Markovich)
A Conversation with Archimandrite Methodius (Markovich), the Abbot of Hilandar Monastery

The Lord's Prayer