Monday, April 3, 2017

Cardinal Sarah's unfortunate speech on liturgy

Cardinal Sarah's unfortunate speech on liturgy

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Cardinal Robert Sarah, Prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship, sent a text to a colloquium in Germany called to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Pope Benedict XVI’s motu proprio Summorum Pontificum.  Much that the cardinal had to say was unexceptional and I found myself in agreement with parts of the text. But, other parts seemed unnecessarily harsh and even foolish. He stated: