Daily Archives: 5 November 2009

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

I’ll be here a good deal of the day, refreshing the mind and soul. A glimpse at a Van Gogh. A Terracotta Panathenaic prize amphora. c. 530 BC. of the “Euphiltos Painter”

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USS New York

I am pleased to have been able at least to get a look at USS New York. It will be commissioned on Saturday. The bow is made in part with steel from the World Trade Center.

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UK Traditional Anglicans accept Catholic “ordinariate”

His Hermeneuticalness has a good short post: UK Traditional Anglican Communion says "yes please" The South African Catholic blog Signum has an article reporting that TAC in UK accepts "Ordinariate" At the 2009 Assembly of the Traditional Anglican Communion UK, … Continue reading

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The US Bishops asked Catholics to act.  Will you? Condition Red CALL CONGRESS TODAY!: The U.S. House of Representatives will vote on Friday, November 6, or Saturday, November 7, on Speaker Pelosi’s "rule" that would establish a federal government program … Continue reading

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Beatification of John Paul II… not yet

From CNA: Holy See says beatification of John Paul II not imminent Vatican City, Nov 4, 2009 / 04:49 pm (CNA).- The Holy See’s press office has denied a report published by the Italian daily La Repubblica, which made claims … Continue reading

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