Daily Archives: 4 August 2008


Not to be outdone by his brother’s Ray Charles stylin, Pope Benedict practices his new Air Piano moves.

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Card. Arinze’s letter to Card. George with approval of the Ordo Missae translation

As you know, the Holy See granted approval (recognitio) to the translation of significant parts of the 2002 Missale Romanum‘s Ordo Missae, the parts that remain the same nearly every day. Here is the letter from the Prefect of the … Continue reading

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ALERT: poll update!

Check this poll: Remember the entry More wymynpriest pretend ordaination B.S.?Get out there folks! The tides have turned toward the dark (and dopey) side. GO!

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PODCAzT 68: Interview – Fr. Tim Finigan on the Oxford TLM conference; don Camillo (Part III)

Today we are joined by His Hermeneuticalness, Fr. Timothy Finigan, of Blackfen, England (fl. 2008).  He speak with me in an interview about the recent conference held in Oxford at Merton College for priests wanting to learn about the Extraordinary … Continue reading

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TLM expansion in Mexico

I got this note from a reader: I have this morning received more news from Mr. Edgar Fernandez of Una Voce Mexico.  Not only will the F.S.S.P. have two priests and its own church (San Pedro Apostol) at Guadalajara, but … Continue reading

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Walney thoughts on the Merton Conference

Fr. Paul Harrison at Thoughts from Walney Island has a few interesting impressions from the recent TLM conference in Oxford.   Thoughts on the LMS conference at Merton College. Yesterday I returned from the Latin Mass Society conference at Merton … Continue reading

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Call and Response

My friend Fr. Ray Blake, PP of St. Mary Magdalene in Brighton following the conference at Merton College, Oxford, had a very good comment about the TLM: I love the constant call of Dominus Vobiscum and response Et cum Spiritu … Continue reading

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HV ex-priest protester from 1968 comes around

When I was in seminary in the USA, there was on the faculty a fellow who had been a signer of the infamous NY Times ad protesting Humanae vitae.  Raising the question "Is the same [INSERT RATHER RARE NAME HERE] … Continue reading

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