Faith of our Fathers: Why Tradition Matters – The Catholic Gentleman

FTA: Just as it is impossible for a person, or even an animal, to function without memory, so it is impossible for the Church to function without tradition. Far from irrelevant or outdated, tradition is the living memory of the Church. Without tradition, the Church makes no sense. There is simply no Catholicism without tradition.

Source: Faith of our Fathers: Why Tradition Matters – The Catholic Gentleman

There is so very much good sense in the short article found at The Catholic Gentleman from which the paragraph above is quoted.