Daily Archives: 29 April 2010

One of the best blog post titles I have ever seen

Why isn’t abortion the Catholic Social Justice issue?
Before I go on to my point, you might want to look at this.  It is heavy fuel:
Response to America Magazine’s Editorial “Community of Disciples” (22 June 2009) … Continue reading

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US Catholic has a nutty about the Pontifical Mass in Washington DC, but still manages a good question

Over at the liberal US Catholic site a writer named Bryan Cones has a little nutty about the Pontifical Mass in Washington DC.
I’ll add some emphases and comments as I read along with you.
I predict clichés.
A ridiculous mountain of … Continue reading

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A note about your sending “Thanks!” to Bp. Slattery

I recommended (HERE) that you who attended the Pontifical Mass on 24 April in Washington DC, or who watched it on TV, send Bishop Slattery of Tulsa, the celebrant, a note of thanks via the combox on the blog of … Continue reading

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Paulus Institute: DVD of Pontifical Mass coming

Remember!  If you liked the broadcast of the Pontifical Mass on EWTN, be sure to thank the Paulus Institute.
From the Paulus Institute:
DVD, Photographs of Pontifical Solemn High Traditional Latin Mass at the Basilica of the National Shrine
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The … Continue reading

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Recent Posts of Interest

Lest they be missed as they scroll off.

The religion of the New York Times, “a hell of a thing”
NCR “analysis” of the Pontifical Mass in Washington, DC. Wrong again. … Continue reading

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Vatican Library to digitise 80,000 manuscripts

Did you see this?
From Digitised Manuscripts Blog:
Vatican Library to digitise 80,000 manuscripts
Monsignor Cesare Pasini, Prefect of the Vatican Library, sent out an "extraordinary" Newsletter 5/2010 on 24 March (see full text as posted by the Evangelical Textual Criticism blog) announcing … Continue reading

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The religion of the New York Times, “a hell of a thing”

Long-time readers of WDTPRS have read my constant reference to The New York Times as "Hell’s Bible".  Over the top?  I don’t think so. 
I pick up a little support for that nickname from a fascinating column by Kenneth … Continue reading

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NCR “analysis” of the Pontifical Mass in Washington, DC. Wrong again.

The dissenters of National Catholic Reporter have an analysis piece about the Pontifical Mass in Washington DC on 24 Saturday.
Included in the body of their piece are some splendid photos.  A redeeming point.
Let’s have a look with my emphases and … Continue reading

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The Feeder Feed: new bird!

It is an exciting moment when you spot your "first" bird of the season.  Your breath catches for a moment when you realize what you are seeing.
Even better is when you spot your first ever at your feeder.
This is about … Continue reading

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