Daily Archives: 12 March 2011

Suscipe quæso Domine

Over at Rorate I saw something that caught my eye.
Under an entry called “While the Spirit of Vatican II reigns supreme in the Archdiocese of Washington, Arlington continues to flourish”, about Vespers and Benediction to be celebrated on Laetare Sunday, … Continue reading

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WDTPRS – Saturday after Ash Wednesday

Today’s Collect was in the ancient Veronese and Gelasian Sacramentaries, and so it represents the best of the liturgical tradition of the early Church in Rome, formed out of the cultural, intellectual, spiritual milieu of the era.
COLLECT:
Omnipotens sempiterne Deus,
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Cardinal Burke… cappa magna… ‘nuf said.

It may not be possible to have a Pontifical Mass in the Extraordinary Form in Washington D.C., but it is possible, apparently, in Sydney, Australia.
Cardinal Burke… cappa magna… ‘nuf said.

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“Catholic” Sen. Murkowski (R-AK) supports tax money for abortions

From CatholicVote:

Lisa Murkowski won re-election last November as a write-in candidate after losing the Republican primary to Joe Miller. She is one of only a handful of Republicans in the Senate that support abortion.
She is the first Republican … Continue reading

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