Friday, October 23, 2009

I wish I'd said this:

Wherever applause breaks out in the liturgy because of some human achievement, it is a sure sign that the essence of liturgy has totally disappeared and been replaced by a kind of religious entertainment.

but it was Joseph Ratzinger. [The Spirit of the Liturgy, (SF, CA: Ignatius, 2000), p. 198]


muffinmaiden said...

I always kind of clap because I feel petty if I don't...
Do you mind if I follow you?

cricket said...

Of course not. The less the merrier.

muffinmaiden said...

but it's spooky, because now that I'm a follower, your blog is showing up in mine....but don't worry. muffinmaiden is very merry.

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