Daily Archives: 6 August 2011

Happy anniversary US Income Tax!

What would modern news-blog coverage of the American Civil War have been like?
I have been following the Civil War Daily Gazette, a site which is chronicling day by day the events of the American Civil War 150 years after the … Continue reading

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God holds for you nothing less than Himself

Augustine of Hippo in s. 78.6, a sermon on the Transfiguration of the Lord.
Augustine’s message applies to all Christians in their vocation, but it applies most poignantly to Holy Church’s pastors.
My emphases.
And in this glory [of the Lord transfigured] is … Continue reading

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WDTPRS – Transfiguration: in the Son our own “sonship” more fully revealed

Today is the titular feast of the Basilica of St. John Lateran, the Cathedral of Rome.  [Well... at least it was the titular feast.  A commentator below informs us that in 1966 it was switched to the Ascension.  Odd.]
“But Father! … Continue reading

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