Who Needs a Clown Mass?

  Courtesy of Father Z.  You know, maybe, just maybe, we need a Synod to rid the Church of crack-brained liturgical abuses like this?  I know, I know, that is just crazy talk!

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Who Needs Clown Masses?

    Hattip to Pat Archbold at Creative Minority Report. From the comments: The showboatin’ priest is Fr. Tony Ricard, pastor of Our Lady Star of the Sea parish in New Orleans. These kinds of stunts are standard fare for

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A Clown Mass Would Be An Improvement on This

  Father Z gives us the grisly details about this exercise in sacrilege-by-puppet at the horribly misnamed St. Joan of Arc parish community:     From the Minneapolis Star Sickle comes this big puppet liturgical horror for Palm Sunday at

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Clown Masses and Bloggers

Hmmm, apparently some Catholic bloggers are attempting to treat clown masses as if they were urban myths.  They are not.  My bride and I wrote a letter protesting such a Mass given at a diocesan get together in Springfield, Illinois

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