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My old friend, Kneel

So I was at one of those parishes today. You know the type. The kneelers were taken out years ago. The pews were moved closer together, so as to make it impossible for a normal-sized male — and certainly a larger-than-normal male — to kneel during the Eucharistic Prayer without becoming wedged between his pew and the one in front of him. Fifteen or 20 years ago, there probably was little problem; people would have stood throughout the Eucharistic Prayer … Continue reading