Daily Archives: 20 February 2007

The Pope and the Witch

News is getting around that my "Alma" Mater, the University of Minnesota Theatre Department will be going ahead with a production of the execrable Dario Fo’s anti-Catholic play The Pope and the Witch.
This play is pretty vile. The … Continue reading

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Meeting of Pontifical Academy for Life

The Pontifical Academy for Life is having its 13th General Assembly here in Rome from 23-24 Feb. The topic, "La conscienza cristiana a sostegno del diritto alla vita … Christian conscience in support of right to life."
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“the only ones able to forgive sins in His Name”

Attention priest readers!
The Holy Father received in audience the Penitenzieria Apostolica and the confessors of the Major Basilicas along with those who participated in the annual course held on the internal form. I have attended that course a … Continue reading

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What a patristiblogger Pope Benedict would be

When the Holy Father made a visit to one of his seminaries, the Seminario Maggiore, he said this:
On his memories of the seminary, the Holy Father recounted that among the subjects of study, he preferred philosophy and exegesis.
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