“Meno chiacchiere… più processioni! … Less chattering … more processions!”
I received a video which has some good grist for our Catholic identity mills.
First, note that people are happy. Joy is a mark of the working of the Holy Spirit. Even in adversity it is possible to have Christian joy.
Next, an old Italian bishop once growled something I’ve shared here many times. In view of the nonsense that most modern Church endeavors devolve into he said, “Meno chiacchiere… più processioni!… Less chattering … more processions!” He got it right. These popular devotions do us a world of good.
Also, let’s have great respect for the ways of our forebears. They loved