Daily Archives: 1 January 2008

I have nightmares like this

Vincenzo is up to his old tricks again, with some flotsam from The Crescat. O Lord…. …  I have nightmares like this.   

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PODCAzT 48: Athanasius on Mary and Christ; Gamber, Schuler and turned around altars

In this first PODCAzT of a new year of salvation, and the first in a long time, we hear from that lion of bishops, St. Athanasius (+373), about the Blessed Virgin and the true humanity of Christ.  We talk about … Continue reading

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The Pope, the Jesuits, the Gesù, and the Te Deum

I am musing about something. Usually the singing of the solemn Te Deum at the end of the year on 31 December was executed at the great Jesuit church the Gesù, in the centro. The Pope would go to the … Continue reading

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