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Title: Reinventing Christian Initiation
Subtitle: Multiple Initiation
Author(s): POST, Paul
Journal: Questions Liturgiques/Studies in Liturgy
Volume: 87 Issue: 1-2 Date: 2006
There are constant references to the Erfurt rituals in the literature about contemporary liturgy, particularly that dealing with new liturgical forms. Sometimes the authors are enthusiastic, and see them as an inspirational road toward liturgical innovation and inculturation; sometimes they are skeptical and critical, and question whether the Church can or should be involving itself with initiation rituals in which the Christian, sacramental core nevers enters the picture.