Daily Archives: 17 May 2010

Catholic sister, hospital administrator, excommunicated for approving abortion

In a NewsCore story we read that that whole "magisterium of nuns" thing does work so well when bishops have backbones.
Arizona Hospital Nun Excommunicated For Allowing Abortion
Updated: Sunday, 16 May 2010, 9:20 AM CDTPublished : Sunday, 16 May 2010, 9:20 … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Latin forms of confirmation names, genders

A question came in from a priest friend preparing confirmands for confirmation in the older traditional, form.
The question posed was about the Latin form of the name which the confirmands chooses.
The confirmand is called by name in Latin, in … Continue reading

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PODCAzT 101: Preface for Ascension

Here is an new sort of PODCAzT… for PODCAzT 101.  I am trying a slightly new format today.
I use this PODCAzT to drill into the Preface for the Ascension, used from Ascension Thursday until Pentecost, in the 1962MR.  I will … Continue reading

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Hell’s Bible on Archbp. Dolan of NY

Hell’s Bible is again going after Archbishop Timothy Dolan, of New York.
In a front page article – not for a change written by Laurie Goodstein or Rachel Donadio, Archbp. Dolan is presented as the one who had been once such … Continue reading

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Horror story in China

With a tip of the biretta to Mulier Fortis comes this piece of horror in Shanghai Times.
Aborted baby cries before cremation
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By Wang Xiang  |   2010-5-14
AN aborted baby declared dead by … Continue reading

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National Catholic Fishwrap receives a response

Just for a moment I thought that perhaps that the temperature in Hell was dropping, that the Lord was about to return, the Cubs might have a shot at the Series.  
I saw a piece by Bill Donohue of the … Continue reading

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