Daily Archives: 10 December 2009

Seattle… just passing through

I have zoomed into Seattle on my way to Vancouver. Sadly I am stuck in the airport, but the view coming in was nice. I have a friend who loves the mountains out here, for whom I post a couple … Continue reading

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Coincidence? I wonder.

From Sancte Pater: The Bemidji Pioneer reported this week that two hunters near there say they captured a Bigfoot in photographs in the woods. Biology experts aren’t so sure. In the story, Tim Kedrowski told Pioneer Editor Molly Miron that … Continue reading

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Gaudete Rose is coming; WDTPRS POLL

We know that blue is not the color for the season of Advent in the Latin Church. But we also know that on one Sunday of Advent we can have a variation from purple/violet. Therefore, confident in the principle behind … Continue reading

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More on H1N1 and Communion

Lots of you have written to me about certain restrictions in this time of “swine flu”. In some dioceses recommendations have been made about Communion on the tongue. In others probably improper restrictions have been given. This now comes from … Continue reading

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Forced to pray in church

Have you ever been distracted by the number of people who swarm the sanctuary at Communion time? Have you ever wanted a little more time in the context of Holy Mass simply to pray? While we know that sometimes Mass … Continue reading

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