Daily Archives: 3 January 2012

Dr. Peters about Michael Voris, RealCatholic TV and the Archd. of Detroit

Before going on… I wonder what this scenario means for the National catholic Reporter. ___ The Canonical Defender, Dr. Ed Peters doesn’t have a combox at his excellent canon law blog, In The Light of the Law.  Background here and … Continue reading

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CBS: SNAP’s David Clohessy Could Face Jail Time

From CBS with my emphases and comments: SNAP’s David Clohessy Could Face Jail Time ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–The director of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests says he may faces fines or jail time for refusing to obey a judge’s … Continue reading

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Blog problems today?

I have had a couple notes today from readers who report that the blog is hanging or crashing. Anyone having problems?  Lemme know what’s going on.

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Readers in Iowa: Caucases

Any Iowans around here today? Are you going to caucus tonight?

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First Meteor Shower of 2012!

From Space Weather: FIRST METEOR SHOWER OF 2012: The annual Quadrantid meteor shower peaks on Wednesday morning, Jan. 4th, when Earth passes through a narrow stream of debris from a comet thought to have broken apart some 500 years ago. … Continue reading

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Reader Feedback: we helped prevent a sacrilege

Sometime I get feedback from a reader saying that something I wrote prompted him to return to the sacrament of penance or moved her to get her marriage straightened out.  Those notes help me keep this blog going. This is … Continue reading

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Fetal cells integrate into a mother’s body with important positive effects.

For your Just Too Cool file. A reader sent me a link to an article about the integration of fetal cells into the mother’s body and vice versa.  The content of the article is excerpted from a book called Do … Continue reading

Posted in Emanations from Penumbras, Just Too Cool, Non Nobis and Te Deum, One Man & One Woman, The Drill | Tagged , , , , | 31 Comments

The Patristic angle of the new Ordinariate

Today in Houston there was a presser with Card. DiNardo of Houston-Galveston and Msgr. Steenson the Ordinary of the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of Peter. Both men has good Patristic credentials. Card. DiNardo is an alumus of my school, … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Genuflecting before a tabernacle

From a reader: Dear Fr. Z., I am aware that the GIRM for OF Masses requires all passing in front of a tabernacle to BOW instead of genuflect, and for everyone to comport to the action of the priest during … Continue reading

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BENEDICT XVI’S PRAYER INTENTIONS FOR JANUARY 2012

BENEDICT XVI’S PRAYER INTENTIONS FOR JANUARY 2012 VATICAN CITY, 30 DEC 2011 (VIS) – Pope Benedict’s general prayer intention for January 2012 is: “That the victims of natural disasters may receive the spiritual and material comfort they need to rebuild … Continue reading

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