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Re: [liturgy-l] Re: World Youth Day

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  • Michael Joe Thannisch
    Thank you Lisa, I have been looking for that link since liturgical police were mentioned. Shalom B Yeshua HaMoshiach +Michael Joe Thannisch, SST, OSL
    Message 1 of 18 , Aug 31, 2005
      Thank you Lisa,

      I have been looking for that link since liturgical police were mentioned.

      Shalom B'Yeshua HaMoshiach

      +Michael Joe Thannisch, SST, OSL
      mjthan@...
      http://www.christiansynod.org/

      The beginning of wisdom is fear of the Lord.

      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Lisa" <lisa_sorbo@...>
      To: <liturgy-l@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Wednesday, August 31, 2005 12:02 PM
      Subject: [liturgy-l] Re: World Youth Day


      > --- In liturgy-l@yahoogroups.com, "James Morgan" <rdrjames@c...> wrote:
      >> In an Eastern Orthodox (mainly Russian) framework the 'Liturgical
      > Police'
      >> are the old ladies (babushki) who stand in the back of the church and
      >> correct the behavior of people, not allowing them to put their hands
      > in
      >> their pockets or behind their backs, and to make the sign of the cross
      >> 'properly'. They also control one's approach to the icons. They are
      >> fearsome to confront. In the meantime the priest and choir sing the
      >> liturgy...
      >
      > I believe the Old Curmudgeon documented the activities of the
      > Liturgical Police here <humor alert>:
      > http://www.neiu.edu/~history/lipo.htm
      >
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