Daily Archives: 22 May 2009

L’Osservatore Romano finally reports on objections of US bishops re: Notre Dame

From CNA.  I haven’t seen the Italian yet. Vatican newspaper finally reports on U.S. bishops’ criticism of Obama, Notre Dame Vatican City, May 22, 2009 / 03:30 pm (CNA).- The Vatican daily newspaper L’Osservatore Romano, which has faced criticism from … Continue reading

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ALERT: Pro-death politician refused Communion

A reader, PR of Adelaide, alerted me to the following from Ille Curator News Service. I have a few qualms about the details in this report, but here is the story with my emphases and comments. Western Emperor Excommunicated by … Continue reading

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You can invite EIGHT people to join you for a leisurely weekend.  Call it a shooting party ala Gosford Park. There will be slow and well-paced meals and, of course pre-prandials.  Since you are at the WDTPRS county manor (on … Continue reading

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