Daily Archives: 11 November 2011

Catholic League: The ad the KC Star rejected, distributed to Catholic groups

From The Catholic League:
November 11, 2011 by admin
Filed under Latest News Releases
Catholic League president Bill Donohue speaks to the latest developments regarding its battle with the Kansas City Star:
Yesterday, I was joined by … Continue reading

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Today is the feast of St. Martin of Tours, otherwise called Martinmass.  I suspect few of you observed the old forty day fast period which would end today.  Also, today marks the octave since All Souls Day.  Don’t forget: Pray … Continue reading

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Veterans Day confusion

Clarification in the comments below.  Useful!
I turned on the TV for a few minutes and people didn’t seem to know what day it is.
In the USA today is Veterans Day.  It used to be called Armistice Day … Continue reading

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I just the number on my Google Friends widget on the side bar …

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Contradictory reports about the “white paper” of the Pont. Council “Iustitia et Pax”

I posted about the story on Chiesa that Card. Bertone, the Secretary of State, was blind-sided by the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace controversial (dreadful) “white paper” and that, subsequently, he decided that all documents have to get the … Continue reading

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England: Court rules that priests are employees of bishops

Liberals and secularists rail against bishops who are too restrictive or who are perceived to be too controlling.  If a bishop actually seeks to govern, they accuse him of being authoritarian, mean-spirited, backward.  On the other hand, they think that … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: The Church on neo-Nazism

From a reader:
Is there an official teaching of the Roman Catholic Church on national socialism, hitlerism and white supremism?
Several people near our community think that ultra-conservative, ultra-radical-“rigthwing” neo-nazism (with a hint of sincretism and perennialism) is the ultimate christian political … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Pastor “refuses” to let visiting priest say funeral

From a reader:
Is it right for a pastor to refuse a family’s request for a certain priest to say the funeral mass of a loved one?
There is no way to answer your question, given the lack of additional information … Continue reading

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Here are some posts which have scrolled along.

“resurrection glasses”
QUAERITUR: Loss of papal honors for priests who are “removed from the active ministry”
Why we need more “ad orientem” worship: “we cannot serve this world with a kind of banal officiousness”
Fortune Cookie? … Continue reading

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