Daily Archives: 24 May 2010


With a biretta tip to Creative Minority Report I share something from the Catholic Cartoon Blog…

Posted in Lighter fare | 23 Comments

Good news from Phoenix!

A reader alerted me to this nice piece in the newspaper of the Diocese of Phoenix, the Catholic Sun.  My attention was directed to the last line of the piece.  Here is some context, with my emphases. Fr. Paul Sullivan, … Continue reading

Posted in Brick by Brick, SESSIUNCULA | 10 Comments

PODCAzT 103: The new translation of the 2nd Eucharistic Prayer; Fr. Z digresses and rants

Today we will compare the lame-duck ICEL version of the 2nd Eucharistic Prayer now still in use with the new, approved and improved translation which we will soon be able to hear in our Churches. The new translation of the … Continue reading

Posted in PODCAzT, PRAYERCAzT: What Does The (Latin) Prayer Really Sound L, Wherein Fr. Z Rants | 25 Comments

Envoy Institute

Take a moment to check this note about Patrick Madrid’s Envoy Institute project. There are good Catholic publications and projects out there and they need your support. Participating is a way to help revitalize our Catholic identity and keep a … Continue reading

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Thanks to readers and PENJING REPORT

I want to extend warm thank to readers who have used the donation button or how have sent thing via my amazon wish list.  I am remiss in expressing gratitude. Among those who have garnered my appreciation are WH, of … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | 5 Comments

Is this possible?

Really? [youtube:http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=7H0K1k54t6A]

Posted in Just Too Cool | 11 Comments

The Dominican Nuns in Summit, NJ do NOT belong to the LCWR

I have written in the past about the "soap sisters", the fine Dominican Nuns of the Monastery of Our Lady of the Rosary in Summit, NJ.   They produce Seignadou Soap.  Good stuff.  I have ordered it for myself and for … Continue reading

Posted in The Campus Telephone Pole | Tagged | 22 Comments


Tonight I saw my first cicindela.

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | 13 Comments