Posts Tagged ‘Electronic eucharists’

Electronic Eucharist here to stay? Opening the liturgical debate

Thursday, May 7th, 2020
Living with the chaos

COVID-19 has done more to enliven the liturgical debate than anything else in the last decades. The vast amount of material produced in the run-up to Easter was astounding. It’s been a long time since I have seen so much that guided, challenged and questioned our liturgical response to lockdown. It was as if the Read more

Electronic Eucharists reduce prayer to priestly performance

Thursday, April 23rd, 2020

As the human race joins the rest of the planet in a struggle for survival, the church is also trying to find its footing. Why? Clericalism. For too long — say, 800 to 1,000 years — the sacramental life of the church has been under priestly lock and key. Around the 10th century, the custom Read more