Daily Archives: 27 April 2010

Finding a fellow traveller… no coincidence! Fr. Nichols on secularism

I found a great quote toward the end of Fr. Aidan Nichols new Criticising the Critics, which I wrote about here.  This would be a good book to own and read carefully. Order from Amazon UK click HERE. "Secularization is … Continue reading

Posted in Brick by Brick, On the road, Our Catholic Identity | Tagged | 21 Comments

Until next time, D.C!

Lunch before heading to the airport.

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | 13 Comments

One reaction to the Pontifical Mass in Washington DC: “offensive… silly… undecorous”

A reader sent me a link to a reaction from a priest of the Archdiocese of Seattle to the Pontifical Mass in Washington DC for the anniversary of the pontificate of Pope Benedict XVI. The writer in question is one… … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA, The Drill, Throwing a Nutty | 176 Comments

John Allen’s piece on “stampede” away from Card. Castrillón

My friend Mr. John L. Allen, Jr., the fair-minded correspondent for the ultra-lefty NCR wrote a piece about Card. Castrillon and the controversy surrounding his letter to the French bishop.  Think what you will about the dreadful NCR, but I … Continue reading

Posted in Biased Media Coverage, Clerical Sexual Abuse, SESSIUNCULA, The Drill | Tagged , , | 40 Comments

CNS on Pontifical Mass for Pope’s 5th anniversary

From CNS, which is pretty much the news sheet of the USCCB comes this about the Pontifical Mass in Washington, DC. Read and listen to Bp. Slattery’s sermon if you haven’t heard it yet: Bp. Slattery’s Sermon in Washington DC … Continue reading

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