chapter  6
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Liturgy Wars, Culture Wars

The most amazing offspring of the human imagination ... was now ... definitely stated and expounded to us, so as to enable us, in the spirit of those flights of imagination, to consume a little wine and a bit of bread in the most correct way; and if this was not done, if we did not subject ourselves to this strange and amazing discipline, with or without conviction, then we were of no account in the State, and we couldn't ever get married. My mother believed that ifl had a Sunday suit, I should be more likely to live in harmony with the divine order of the universe.