Monday, June 25, 2007

The Philadelphia Indulgence

Freeing souls from Purgatory and annoying Lutherans up and down the eastern seaboard: Cardinal Rigali obtains a plenary indulgence for his Archdiocesan subjects in honour of the Archdiocese's bicentennial.

The Philadelphia Inquirer explains* it for you here.

[*"Explains", of course, the way secular newspapers always "explain" Catholic peculiarities. You know.]