Joe Ecclesia

Latest by Joe Ecclesia in Chronicles

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  • February 2004

    Liturgical Flora

    Two months ago, the priest in our parish removed six candles from the back altar of our church—the one that’s still against the wall—and replaced them with potted plants on either side of the tabernacle.

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  • November 2003

    Eucharistic Seconds

    Recently, having finished my post-Communion prayers at Mass, I was sitting along with everyone else, listening to our priest make a few announcements and deliver his last joke of the day, when I noticed my young neighbor in the pew—she was 15 or 16 years old—toying with the Host she had received at Communion.

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  • August 2003

    Fax for Pax

    Recently you offered Mass at our church. In your homily, which was quite inspirational, you urged parishioners to avail themselves more frequently of the Sacrament of Penance.

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