In the article Fr. Rouech explains why Catholics sit, kneel, bow, and avoid expressing signs of personal piety during Holy Mass. Find that last part confusing? According to Fr. Rouech such behavior is distracting and creates division in Christ's body. Still scratching your head? I should have prefaced with his comments about kneeling where he points out, "in an earlier era of the Church, kneeling was forbidden during the Easter season because of it's penitential and private character".
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Thankfully Fr. Rouech found time to explain what to do when you enter a church where the tabernacle is not present - a profound bow to the altar. Nowhere does he mention what Catholics should be doing when a tabernacle is present in the church - something many could use a refresher on. Both are sad realities if you ask me.
Certainly there is an underlying negative message to those who desire to receive Holy Communion on their knees. Even in the concluding paragraph kneeling is referenced as something you do when you "wipe up the vomit from a sick parent or child". Considering this priest serves as the diocesan director of worship I guess I shouldn't be surprised. Such attitudes have driven many Catholics to wits end.