Catholic Things, Universal Church, Astrology, Longest Eucharistic Procession 7.12.19

  • Why do Catholics care about buildings when people form the Body of Christ? Dedication of a church and altar.
  • Every Catholic church is a home to the Universal Church which reflects the dwelling in heaven. Beautiful churches are important: they inspire and remind us of the importance of community.
  • Interest in astrology and new age on the rise: desire for connection with “other.”
  • Fete-Dieu du Teche: eucharistic procession by boat, on the Louisiana bayou.