Daily Archives: 22 January 2008

More about the TLM at AVe Maria University

As you know, not many Catholic universities have rushed to implement Summorum Pontificum when students make requests for the older form of Mass. However, we did hear that Ave Maria University finally made a move to see to the legitimate … Continue reading

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25 years ago today….

This is in from VIS: CODE OF CANON LAW PROMULGATED TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO VATICAN CITY, 22 JAN 2008 (VIS) – In the Holy See Press Office at midday today, a press conference was held to present a forthcoming congress on … Continue reading

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Now THIS is what a bishop looks like!!

Remember my entry about Archbishop Prendergast in Ottawa going to celebrate the older form of Mass? Check this out! I really like the gloves with the little suns on the back. Biretta tip   o{]:¬)   to St. Clement’s in Ottawa.  

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Let me provoke you today with some Ovid

Today I step out of my patristicist shoes and take off my theologian’s cap, to become for a moment what I started out as lo those many years ago: a classicist. TV representations of ancient Rome often give you the … Continue reading

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US NEWS & WORLD REPORT article follow-up

Some time ago, the now liberal American weekly U.S. News and World Report had a cover story about a return to traditional religion.  I wrote about it here. The cover photo was of a celebration of Mass in the older … Continue reading

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