Daily Archives: 15 December 2008


Thanks to the person from Omaha who watched the Z-cam.

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playing with the theme again

Obviously, I am playing with the blog’s theme again.  I am trying to solve the mystery of why, when I change to the new theme I am toying with, the stats won’t count via sitemeter.  I might have solved it.  … Continue reading

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Greetings to NAC seminarians loging on

A special Advent greeting to the seminarians at the NAC, whom I see visiting with some frequency today!

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QUAERITUR: antiphons during midday hours in new office

From a seminarian: I have a small but irksome question about the Divine Office.  In the "new" Breviary, during this time in Advent there is but one antiphon, but three Psalms for the recitation of one of the Midday hours.  … Continue reading

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Ottawa’s Archbp. Prendergast lays down law on kneeling

From the Ottawa Citizen with my emphases and comments. Ottawa archbishop lays down law on kneeling  [Huzzah!] Jennifer GreenThe Ottawa Citizen Wednesday, December 03, 2008 Ottawa’s archbishop has ordered all Catholics to conform in how they kneel during mass, despite widespread … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Latin Mass Society about summer TLM training conference at Oxford

I received this from the Latin Mass Society about the status of the summer TLM training conference for priests at Oxford. PRESS RELEASE FROM THE LATIN MASS SOCIETY For Immediate Release 15 December 2008 * LMS Training Conference at Merton … Continue reading

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Rose in Dunn, NC

The parish of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Dunn, NC the pastor Father Paul Parkerson used rose vestments, as is entirely natural, on Gaudete Sunday. So I was alerted by a reader.

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