The new organ was installed in the summer of 2004. August 29,2005, hurricane Katrina tore a small hole in the roof right above the organ. Rain poured in and ruined it. In June 2008, it was finally re-installed.
VERY nice! I noticed that the priest was quite young which is very encouraging. The pastor at my parish is also very traditional. At this years' Easter vigil Mass, he was wearing a beautiful "fiddle-back" chausable. After Mass, he explained that it was a gift from a parishoner and that it had belonged to a French archbishop from the 15th century. The entire church let out a huge gasp!
We all know that there have been numerous violations from renegade priests but these were the acts of individuals who have serious problems with their faith and can't be considered as a result of Vatican II or the new Mass. Vatican II was and is truly the work of the Holy Spirit. Sadly, there has been much confusion since Vatican II but there is still only one true Church! If some of the clergy have strayed (some severely) then we should pray for them. On top of all that, who has the authority … [More]
The sad truth is that there are many Oprah fans who will gladly follow anything and everything she says and does. A woman told me once that she wanted to eat Swiss chard because Oprah said it was her favorite vegetable. If something as trivial as a vegetable was all important to her, who knows what else she may follow?