Daily Archives: 9 February 2011

Angry! Disgusted! ARRRRRRRCH – – GAAH .. *cough – II

The stupidest jinned up commercial “holiday” of the year is just around the corner.  And you men are required by commercial advertisers to be as stupid as the advertisers think you should think women are.  And don’t forget guilty if … Continue reading

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Go visit Fr. Finigan! Look at the changes to his blog and church!

My good friend Fr. Tim Finigan, His Hermeneuticalness, has not only revamped his fine blog, but he has a post about revamping the roof of his parish church!
As Capt. Aubrey would say, “‘Up on the roof’ ain’t in it.”
Go say … Continue reading

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FOLLOW UP: REVIEW of iPhone app for help with confession

You have seen, perhaps, my review of the new iPhone app for helping you make a good confession.
I made some observations and some others are chiming in as well.  Good discussion.   The post was mentioned on Reuters and some other … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Long distance sacramental absolution of sins? No.

Subsequent to my review of the new iPhone app to help with (not substitute for) sacramental confession and absolution of sins, I have received some questions about absolution over the internet and even some challenges proposing that it is valid.
No.  … Continue reading

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The WDTPRS POLL about women covering their heads in church. VOTE!

The poll is still going.  As of this writing there are just over 2700 votes.
The overwhelming majority favor a return to the practice of head coverings for women in church.
A majority of women voting think this.  So far the majority … Continue reading

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Cong. for Divine Worship… but no longer Discipline of the Sacraments?

The intrepid Andrea Tornielli is reporting that, well… here it is in my quick translation:
In the next weeks there will be published a document of Benedict XVI which will reorganize the competences of the Congregation for Divine Worship entrusting to … Continue reading

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