Daily Archives: 28 February 2009

The fruits of standing still

I just had a primordial experience of a deep Northern winter night. Coming back from a walk… out and around… I turned to look the large yellow crescent of the Moon was about to go down beneath the line of … Continue reading

Posted in My View | 39 Comments

‘Holy Grail of Comic Books’

From FOX: ‘Holy Grail of Comic Books’ Looks to Fetch Six-Figures at Auction Friday, February 27, 2009 An ultra rare copy of the comic book that introduced Superman to the world hits the auction block today and bids could soar … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | 23 Comments

Paul Harvey now knows the rest of the story

The great radio personality Paul Harvey has died.  He was 90. Paul Harvey added elegance and charm to his news roundups and beautifully told tales.

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | 27 Comments


WDTPRSer BSGers will want to discuss the last episodes. I read an interesting entry at CMR which has a prognostication that seems plausible. We have reached the last few episodes and the writers are beginning to tie up ends. If … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | 18 Comments

QUAERITUR: a priest functioning as a deacon

From a reader: In the extraordinary form of the Latin Rite, a priest may vest and serve as a deacon at the celebration of the Mass. Is there general or particular legislation to prevent a priest from vesting and serving … Continue reading

Posted in ASK FATHER Question Box, Mail from priests | 71 Comments

Everything that rises….

From last night’s convergence of the Moon and Venus.

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | 15 Comments