Daily Archives: 9 August 2011

A shout to my friends in London

I have been watching with horror the social unrest and riots in London. You have been in my prayers. I fear we are going to see more of this sort of thing in the future. Please stay safe! UPDATE: I … Continue reading

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How many women’s ordination groups does it take to change a light bulb?

At the site of the Women’s Ordination Conference, there is a petition in support of Fr. Roy Bourgeois, MM (and heretic).  I loved this line: “Our Catholic tradition teaches that sexism is a sin and excluding women from the priesthood … Continue reading

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Flash memory.

It’s not something you can plan for. How often do we consciously draw it in and say, “I’m going to file this away for later!” But it happens when we least expect it. Few things are as evocative as a … Continue reading

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Good news for the readers?

Let’s start the week out right. What is your good news?  Let us know what good things are happening, even if they are disguised blessings. I, for one, am experiencing a measure of threatening persecution right now, which has been … Continue reading

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