Daily Archives: 4 December 2009

Let’s Say Thanks to men and women in the military

A reader sent the following:
Could you be so kind as to take one minute and send an email card (see below) to the men and women serving our country?  It’s so difficult being away from home anytime but especially during … Continue reading

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NPR piece on the resurgence of bishops in the public square

On the site of National Public Radio there is an audio story about the fact that strong Catholic bishop are beginning to regain their voice in the public square.
My emphases and comments:
On Social Issues, Bishops Flex Political Muscle
by Barbara Bradley … Continue reading

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Resignation of Archbp. of Southwark

His Hermeneuticalness, the great Fr. Finigan, who would be a very good choice as a bishop, posted this about the resignation about his own ordinary, Kevin McDonald, Archbishop of Southwark.
The Holy Father has accepted the resignation from the pastoral government … Continue reading

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A curiosity on the Vatican website about Midnight Mass

An alert reader noticed the following on the Vatican’s website:
24 Thursday Solemnity of the Birth of Our Lord Vatican Basilica, at 22.00 CAPPELLA PAPALE Midnight Mass
 
Interesting.

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