A short memoir of school teacher/musician/parrandero, George Carter
October 6, 2018
Is your lamp lit?
October 6, 2018

Remember When

* Every Sunday morning during Mass, the priest would announce: “All those who would like to receive Holy Communion, please raise your hands” and the acolyte would approach pew by pew and count. This number he would give to the priest who would proceed to count the number of hosts. This was in the late 50s.

* Parishioners would approach the altar and kneel at the rail to receive Holy Communion.

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