Fr. Rob Johansen Wants to Know…

what people think of having folks grip and grin at each other before Mass as a way of building community.

I basically think people should save it for coffee hour. AmChurch does not need still more emphasis on “community building”. It needs a return to the transcendent (“Seek first his kingdom and all these things shall be added as well”). Community is like health. You get it, not by seeking it, but by seeking other, more important things. For my basic take on such matters, go here.