Daily Archives: 25 December 2011

Queen Elizabeth’s Christmas Message: family

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II actually mentioned sin in her Message for Christmas.
She focused mainly on the family and its role.

I saw that earlier in the day Her Majesty used a regular commuter train to travel from London to Norfolk … Continue reading

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Nigeria: Islamists bomb churches for Christmas

Sts. Nunilo and Alodia, pray for us
From Reuters:
By Felix Onuah and Camillus Eboh
ABUJA | Sun Dec 25, 2011 11:17am EST
(Reuters) – Five bombs exploded on Christmas Day at churches in Nigeria, one killing at least 27 people, raising fears that … Continue reading

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Benedict XVI’s Urbi et Orbi Message for Christmas

Islamic bombs tore up a church in Nigeria for Christmas.
Here is the Holy Father’s Urbi et Orbi message for Christmas:
Dear Brothers and Sisters in Rome and throughout the world!
Christ is born for us! Glory to God in the highest and … Continue reading

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Of book burning and burial

The new translation of the Roman Missal has been implemented in most places.  Priests have to decide what to do with those old copies of the Sacramentary.
Clearly some need to be kept in the library or archive: for let us … Continue reading

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