Daily Archives: 10 June 2012

Sr. Farley SPEAKS or “Did God say, ‘You shall not eat of any tree of the garden’?”

From NCFishwrap:
Vatican-criticized nun addresses fellow theologians
Jun. 10, 2012
By Joshua J. McElwee
ST. LOUIS — Mercy Sr. Margaret Farley addressed for the first time publicly Friday evening the Vatican’s harsh criticism of one of her books, saying it points to “profoundly important” … Continue reading

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Your Corpus Christi Processions Reports

Did you participate in any processions?
Any newly revived processions?
Give us a report of what you saw and heard.

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Fascinating news about the Shroud of Turin. WDTPRS POLL

For your Just Too Cool file.
From Vatican Insider
Pollen is evidence that the Holy Shroud is indeed a winding sheet
According to university researchers the pollen found in the Turin Shroud corresponds to that of flowers used for funerals in Asia Minor … Continue reading

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In the face of this sort of revolt, what does one do?

I am torn between, on the one hand, pity for these men whose priesthood and ministry was tainted from the onset by bad formation and poor leadership and, on the other, contempt for them as arrogant quislings.
From Vatican Insider:
Germany: Catholic … Continue reading

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Hysterical attacks on a bishop who did something entirely normal

I am passing this along as is:

Bishop under fire for pictures

Alain Castet, Bishop of Luçon, in the Vendée, was in Germany on May 12 for an event. The images of him there have now become known: the pictures that have rocked … Continue reading

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June and Sacred Heart Devotions – YOUR events, Masses, etc.

June is a month given in a special way to devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus.
I am getting requests from people to advertise their events, Masses, etc.  Were I to do that, this would no longer be my blog. … Continue reading

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