Category: liturgy

Article XXII: Of purgatory

This post is part of a Lenten series on the 39 Articles. Article XXII: Of purgatory The Romish doctrine concerning Purgatory, Pardons, worshipping and adoration as well of Images as of Relics, and also...

Article XVI: Of sin after baptism

This post is part of a Lenten series on the 39 Articles. Article XVI: Of sin after baptism Not every deadly sin willingly committed after Baptism is sin against the Holy Ghost, and unpardonable....

Article VIII: Of the Three Creeds

This post is part of a Lenten series on the 39 Articles. Article VIII: Of the Three Creeds The three Creeds, Nicene Creed, Athanasius’ Creed, and that which is commonly called the Apostles’ Creed,...

I love Ash Wednesday

I used to dislike Ash Wednesday. Intensely. The only thing I looked forward to was the brilliance of Allegri’s Miserere mei, Deus. And then a number of years ago I realized something obvious: Ash...