Commentary: Should We Be Catholic Lig...

Commentary: Should We Be Catholic Light or Catholic Lite?

There are 3 comments on the www.catholic.org story from Sep 23, 2011, titled Commentary: Should We Be Catholic Light or Catholic Lite?. In it, www.catholic.org reports that:

On his blog, "The Gospel in the Digital Age," last week Archbishop Timothy Dolan revisited a posting he had made in August commenting on the external markers of our faith and whether we should return to some of the more traditional markers, such as meatless Fridays, fasting on Ember Days, enforcing parish boundaries ...

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“... truth will out.”

Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#1 Sep 23, 2011
from catholic:

"Growing up in the Episcopal Church, I was a part of a denomination that was going through a major identity crisis. They wanted to remain relevant to the current culture. Our local parish priest, for example, would celebrate Holy Communion in a tie-died chasuble in order to 'relate' and be more 'hip' with the young people. In my case, it just didn't work!"

"Trendier than thou" never does.

“Ecce! Sic transit gloria mundi”

Since: Oct 10

I See New Jerusalem From Here.

#2 Sep 24, 2011
Joe DeCaro wrote:
from catholic:
"Growing up in the Episcopal Church, I was a part of a denomination that was going through a major identity crisis. They wanted to remain relevant to the current culture. Our local parish priest, for example, would celebrate Holy Communion in a tie-died chasuble in order to 'relate' and be more 'hip' with the young people. In my case, it just didn't work!"
"Trendier than thou" never does.
When were you 'received into the church’(TEC)? You have claimed that you joined TEC and 'received' by a handshake from a bishop making you a member despite rubrics of the Book of Common Prayers and words found in the Pastoral rites service.

"`Curiouser and curiouser!' cried Alice (she was so much surprised, that for the moment she quite forgot how to speak good English)..."

“... truth will out.”

Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#3 Sep 24, 2011
T McCabe wrote:
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When were you 'received into the church’(TEC)?...
My name isn't Archbishop Timothy Dolan; note the quotes!

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