SAY THE BLACK AND DO THE RED: What We Really Want in the Liturgy

From my friend (and one of my favorite authors) Fr. Dwight Longenecker:  a poem from his slim little book, "A Sudden Certainty:  Priest Poems." *     *     *     *     * A STUDENT'S PLEA No, no, Father, please don't toss the mike like a DJ when you preach.  Please don't be cool. Please don't ride a Harley motorbike           when you come to school. Don't wear red cowboy boots for Pentecost, and tell dumb jokes to be our pal.  Please don't high five; say, … [Read more...]