Daily Archives: 9 July 2010

A Met afternoon

To stay cool I have returned for while this afternoon to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The American Tobacco Company issue of the legendary Honus Wagner in the “White Borders” series (1909-10) A crozier head of ivory from Lombardy c. … Continue reading

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FINAL: Saturday morning 10 JULY Manhattan BLOGNIC

I have found a place for the blognic for Saturday morning. 9:30-11:30 am (I may get there a little early)Think Coffee248 Mercer Street (between 3rd and 4th Streets) New York, NY They have three locations so be sure to go … Continue reading

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Another attempt to juxtapose ordination of women and clerical abuse of children

The managing editor of the liberal U.S. Catholic needs some aggiornamento. In this editorial piece, he almost gets it right.  He does pretty well until he gets to the end where he lurches into a total failure. Let’s have a … Continue reading

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South African Bishop stands against Benedict XVI’s restoration of the Church

The National Catholic Fishwrap reproduced on its site a talk given by South African Bishop Kevin Dowling (about whom WDTPRS has written before).  I think they were especially interested to support Bp. Dowling’s talk, because he attacks what he called … Continue reading

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