Tuesday, June 27, 2006

More Housecleaning in Saginaw

Gerald reports that the Bishop of Saginaw has abrogated the so-called "Saginaw Blessing", written by late-Bishop Ken Untener, in which feminine pronouns are used for God. He posts a link to the complete story (GIRM regulations for the Saginaw Diocese) and hat-tips Amy Welborn.

Read on........



Brian Michael Page said...

What I don't get is that they're just implementing the GIRM now instead of Advent 2003 like it was supposed to be.

PhiMuAlpha2681 said...

My guess is because Bp. Untener died in office in 3/04, and his successor, Bp. Carlson, was appointed 2/05. So from what I've heard of Bp. Untener, it doesn't surprise me that the GIRM wasn't implemented under him.