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“The legalization of the termination of pregnancy is none other than the authorization given to an adult, with the approval of an established law, to take the lives of children yet unborn and thus incapable of defending themselves. It is difficult to imagine a more unjust situation, and it is very difficult to speak of obsession in a matter such as this, where we are dealing with a fundamental imperative of every good conscience — the defense of the right to life of an innocent and defenseless human being.”
- St. John Paul II
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"One of the most dangerous errors is that civilization is automatically bound to increase and spread. The lesson of history is the opposite; civilization is a rarity, attained with difficulty and easily lost. The normal state of humanity is barbarism, just as the normal surface of the planet is salt water. Land looms large in our imagination and civilization in history books, only because sea and savagery are to us less interesting."
- C.S. Lewis
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Daily Archives: 7 May 2010
About Sunday supper.
I have been working on eggs, sandwiches, cereal and ramen for a while.
Thus, I have a hankering for one of these two.
Which shall it be?
Help me chose.
I will have to go for groceries tomorrow, so get your … Continue reading
Today’s new bird is not new to me, but this is the first sighting of the season.
I just had time to point the camera and shoot, but he was on his way.
Mr. Rose-Breasted Grosbeak.
This is sure to delight readers with a predisposition for the older form of Mass, or at least Roman-style worship, and those with a predilection for St. Thomas Aquinas.
I received a curious email about an organization called the Institute of … Continue reading
From the UK’s best Catholic weekly, The Catholic Herald comes this piece about the possibility of actually using the new English translation of the Roman Missal by next summer.
New Mass translationwill be introduced next summerBy Mark Greaves
7 May 2010
Catholics in … Continue reading
From DICI, the site of the SSPX, we find SSPX Bp. Bernard Fellay’s defense of Pope Benedict XVI.
My emphases and comments.
Letter to Friends and Benefactors no. 76
Dear Friends and Benefactors,
The Church’s situation increasingly resembles a … Continue reading
From Headline Bistro of the Knights of Columbus comes this piece by Kathryn Jean Lopez of National Review.
My emphases and comments.
A Holy Father
by Kathryn Jean Lopez
It was Holy Week. It was Holy Week and everywhere I turned – or so … Continue reading
I don’t often make soft-boiled eggs, partly because I can do an egg over-easy in half the time.
But once in a while, I attack the task of making a soft-boiled egg, which is not one of the easier techniques for … Continue reading
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