Friday, December 17, 2010

Aerobic Worship

I didn't join the Catholic Church for my health.

Well, actually, I did: my spiritual health. And that's another topic.

On the other hand, going to Mass each Sunday may be just a tad healthier than going to weekly services at the Protestant church I grew up in.

It was just as well that the services only lasted about an hour - we didn't get to stand up and stretch all that often.

Going to Mass, now: That's a different story.

All that standing up, sitting down, standing up, kneeling, and walking up to receive my Lord? It's not quite 'light exercise,' but it sure isn't just sitting still, either.

Not-completely-unrelated posts:More, about Mass and the Eucharist: Catechism of the Catholic Church, 1322-1419

2 comments:

Flor Larios Art said...

This is my first time in your blog and enjoyed it very much! Very interesting posts.

Brian, aka Aluwir, aka Norski said...

Flor Larious Art,

Thanks for the good words!

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