From time to time, readers of our humble publication, The Little Troubadour, write in for advice of the friars. Their questions or troubles often concern things that affect us all. Over the past year I have dedicated some space in our magazine to answer these questions. I thought it might be helpful to share them here as well.
Why do we as Catholics observe Sunday as the Lord’s Day? Friends of mine who are now Seventh Day Adventists tell me that as Catholics we are not following the Word of God.
Dear Katrina,We again see that when we separate the Sacred Scriptures from the authority of the Church, which is its authentic interpretation and helps us to understand it correctly, that we are at risk of distorting the meaning of the Bible for us as Christians.