Rochester Catholic relates his ten years since he returned to the
Church in a couple of posts that detail a large number of things he has
had to contend with. As Rich Leonardi writes in regards to
this post “You can find an abuse or two like those above in most
dioceses, but I know of no other place where they are so widespread and
Some of the abuses listed are common ones, but others are quite a
doozy, for example:
There were the liturgies at my
daughters’ high school in which the
priest would stop the Mass and take a vote on which Eucharistic prayer
to use. The group that yelled the loudest would win. At the end of
Mass, the priest would walk around the room throwing candy to the crowd
and high fiving everyone in sight.
posts, but currently the two posts are at the top.