Daily Archives: 1 April 2011

Sometimes rumors are true.

The other day I mentioned that I had heard that Msgr. Keith Newton of the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham would be received by Pope Benedict XVI.
This is on VIS:
LE UDIENZE
Il Santo Padre ha ricevuto questa mattina in … Continue reading

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Spring poems

It is April and the world is slowly coming back to life.  Baseball season is back.
I have made some PODCAzTs with seasonal poetry.  I am contemplating one for Spring.
If you have a suggestion, perhaps you could drop me a line.  … Continue reading

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Fr. Z on John Allen on “Top Nine Reasons why Baseball is to Sports what Catholicism is to Religion.”

My friend the nearly ubiquitous John L. Allen, Jr., sadly still writing for the ultra-liberal dissenting National Catholic Reporter has a in his Friday saddle-bag a piece about the sport God loves which I must share with the readership here. … Continue reading

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Benedict XVI’s Prayer Intentions for April

VATICAN CITY, 31 MAR 2011 (VIS) – Pope Benedict’s general prayer intention for April is: “That through its compelling preaching of the Gospel, the Church may give young people new reasons for life and hope”.
His mission intention is:  Father’s mission … Continue reading

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A study in contrasts, or why we need Summorum Pontificum and the Corrected Translation

Compare and contrast.

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