Daily Archives: 5 June 2006


I am pleased to report that a new language version of the well-known "Internet Prayer" has just arrived.  Behold, we now have FINNISH.   I would love to get some more audio files of these prayers read aloud. Kindly say a … Continue reading

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Pentecost Monday: For what it’s worth

Take this for what it may be worth.  Some years ago I was told this story by an elderly, retired Papal Ceremoniere or a Master of Ceremonies who (according to him) was present at the event about to be recounted. … Continue reading

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9th Week of Ordinary Time

COLLECT: Deus, cuius providentia in sui dispositione non fallitur te supplices exoramus, ut noxia cuncta submoveas, et omnia nobis profutura concedas. Blaise/Chirat indicates that dispositio is “disposition providentialle”.  It has to do God’s plan for salvation.  Fallo is an interesting … Continue reading

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Tax vobicum: paxilluli revisted

Everyone knows that the posts that really drive traffic up on these blogs have to do with the Tridentine Mass and Latin liturgy.  But I am going to return to an issue that affect far more people. I’m sure you … Continue reading

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Card. Zen on Tiananmen anniversary

17th Anniversary of the Tiananmen protest already.  I picked this story up from AP: EXCERPT: Hong Kong leader Donald Tsang, while in China’s southwestern Yunnan province to attend a regional cooperation conference, urged his fellow citizens to look at the … Continue reading

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