Daily Archives: 21 July 2009

Archd. of Miami Director of Worship on Summorum Pontificum

A reader alerted me to a piece written by the director of Liturgy for the Archdiocese of Miami.  He writes on the website of the Archdiocese about Pope Benedict’s emancipation proclamation, the 2007 Motu Proprio Summorum Pontificum.  Let’s see what … Continue reading

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A note of Hope… SPES… from the folks at Patrick’s, Soho, London

The other day I visited Fr. Sherbrooke at St. Patrick’s on Soho Square. Today I receive an e-mail from one of the staffers there.  It is a good cause, so I want to pass it on and make it visible. … Continue reading

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A jaunt to the south – Eastbourne!

I will be off to Eastbourne to meet His Hermeneuticalness himself, Fr. Finigan, as well as excellent PP of Chistlehurst, Fr. Briggs, and the lofty PP of St. Mary Magdalen in Brighton, Fr. Blake! I am not sure if there … Continue reading

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Card. Zen reviews Pope’s Letter to China: translation errors, misunderstanding

UPDATE: I received from a reader a full translation of Cardinal Zen’s letter.  There is also the whole Chinese text. Many thanks to "Dor Dor". Click HERE. ____________ORIGINAL POST The gentlemanly Sandro Magister has a piece about the problems stemming … Continue reading

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Fr. Fessio again removed from Ave Maria University

From a reader: This is an email (copied/ pasted) that I received from Fr. Joseph Fessio, S.J. earlier today.  Could you ask your readers to pray for Fr. Fessio and for the Ave Maria University (Naples, FL)  community?  Thank you … Continue reading

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USCCB news on the new translation

The artificially long process of preparing the new translation of the Missale Romanum had a small step forward. USCCB News Release 09-159July 17, 2009FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE All Four Pending Liturgical Items Pass; Work On The Translation Of The New Roman … Continue reading

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