Daily Archives: 23 November 2009

Your good news

Tell us about your good news! We could all use it.

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | 63 Comments

What’s with the vampire thing?

I hear that this new vampire flick is bringing in money by the coffin load. I hear also that most of the audience in these theaters are female. What’s with that?

Posted in The Drill | Tagged | 49 Comments

Wed p.m. Bp. Tobin will be on O’Reilly – FoxNews

On 24 Nov, Wednesday, Bishop Tobin of Providence, Rhode Island will be on Bill O’Reilly’s show on FoxNews. FYI

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | 34 Comments

POLL ALERT! Another on Bp. Tobin and pro-abortion Patrick Kennedy

USNews & World Report has a POLL on Bishop Tobin’s decision to ask pro-abortion Catholic Rep. Patrick Kennedy not to receive Holy Communion. You know what to do. Here is the question: Should America’s Roman Catholic bishops ask elected officials … Continue reading

Posted in Our Catholic Identity, POLLS | Tagged , | 21 Comments

Card. Kasper: Anglican conversions – fruit of authentic ecumenism

From CNA: Vatican City, Nov 23, 2009 / 01:22 pm (CNA).- Cardinal Walter Kasper, president of the Pontifical Council for Christian Unity, explained last week that the entrance of  Anglicans into the Catholic Church is the fruit of authentic ecumenism … Continue reading

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Brick by Brick on the Emerald Isle

From a reader: My son is due to make his First Communion next spring. Since our family attends the extraordinary form of the Mass at St Kevin’s in Dublin, I was concerned that his teacher might not understand the differences … Continue reading

Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, Brick by Brick, SESSIUNCULA | Tagged , , , | 25 Comments

How pro-abortion Catholic politicians think

From a reader: Father Z,I’m not sure if you saw it, but there’s an interesting quote from Mario Cuomo in an article of fox news.                                                                                                                           "In 1984, former Democratic New York Gov. Mario Cuomo, a Catholic who supported abortion rights … Continue reading

Posted in Emanations from Penumbras, Our Catholic Identity | Tagged | 31 Comments

Solemn Mass in Oxford

A friend of mine in the Oxford Newman Society alerted me to pics online of their Mass for the term.  It was the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary. This Mass was in the chapel of Corpus Christi College, Oxford.Check … Continue reading

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POLL ALERT!! Bp. Tobin and Rep. Kennedy over Holy Communion.

I posted about the decision of Bp. Tobin of Providence, Rhode Island to ask pro-abortion Catholic Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D-RI) not to present himself for Holy Communion. Bishop Tobin has pointed out that Rep. Kennedy’s pro-abortion stance is incompatible with … Continue reading

Posted in Emanations from Penumbras, Our Catholic Identity, POLLS | Tagged , , , | 53 Comments