Daily Archives: 10 August 2008

Cleveland blognic report

I met some wonderful people at the Cleveland blognic on Saturday.  Some of them came from as far as Columbus, OH for the event, and I am grateful. All in all, over the whole period about a dozen people came.  … Continue reading

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OLDIE PODCAzT 42: St. Augustine on St. Lawrence and how to be a Christian

Here is an oldie PODCAzT in honor of the feast of St. Lawrence. Here is a fast, patristiblogger PODCAzT inspired by the second selection from today’s Office of Readings on this feast of St. Lawrence, deacon and martyr in Rome. … Continue reading

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Now this is a puzzling vestment

I give credit to my friend Fr. Scofield of Roman Miscellany for having found this truly hideous vestment. Brrrr… And again… "But Father! But Father!" some of you might be momentarily tempted to object.  "Can’t you see? That’s a Roman … Continue reading

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TIMES: Damian Thompson on the unstoppable

Damian Thompson of Holy Smoke has a piece in the Times today.   Some of our friends are mentioned. Let’s have a look, with my usual emphases and comments. From The Sunday TimesAugust 10, 2008Let us pray in Latin: priests take … Continue reading

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National Catholic Reporter’s shameful article on wymypryst dress-up day

The ultra-lefty dissenting National Catholic Reporter has particularly shameful coverage of another false-ordination ceremony for a woman who wants to be a Catholic priest. The facts of the story go along the usual track: woman wants to be a Catholic … Continue reading

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