Why We Do What We Do

A Weekly Series by Rev. Joseph J. Shaute

The following articles were written by Fr. Joseph Shaute, the Pastor of St. Clement's Catholic Church, for the weekly Bulletin in 2010.  Fr. Shaute explaines why the Church does many of the things it does, and where these originated.

The Following articles are downloadable in PDF format:  

Many Traditions Come From Secular Sources

Throat Blessing

Why we transfer priests

Why we use the crucifix

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