Daily Archives: 22 September 2012

Peters on Canon Law and deaconesses

From the blog of The Canonical Defender, Dr. Edward Peters, comes this:
Some thoughts occasioned by Bp. Wcela’s essay on female deacons
by Dr. Edward Peters
Writing in America magazine, Bp. Emil Wcela (ret. aux. Rockville Center) is encouraging wider public debate on … Continue reading

FacebookEmailPinterestGoogle GmailShare/Bookmark
Posted in Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, Our Catholic Identity, The Drill | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 43 Comments

Saturday Afternoon

What to do?
I have bumped off my to do list today and am now free. Strange feeling.
Meanwhile, a wedding is just over at Westminster Cathedral.

Good luck and prayers for the couple on this important day.
So… now a book, … Continue reading

Posted in What Fr. Z is up to | 6 Comments

Some reflections on a life changing book

Today is Bilbo Baggins’s Birthday and yesterday was the 75th anniversary of the publication of The Hobbit.
I found an image of the edition that I first read.
I first read The Hobbit when I was in 7th grade.  I have a … Continue reading

Posted in Brick by Brick, Just Too Cool, Linking Back, On the road, The future and our choices | Tagged , , , , | 36 Comments

A palpable hit!

Just because it has to do with Shakespeare:

Posted in Lighter fare | Tagged | 4 Comments

Amy Sullivan on Jonathan Reyes

We have seen Amy Sullivan before. Among other things, Amy Sullivan was a legislative assistant to pro-abortion Catholic, former Senator Tom Daschle (D-SD).  She is as politically partisan as you can get.
This time Sullivan, with The New Republic as her … Continue reading

Posted in Biased Media Coverage, Emanations from Penumbras, Our Catholic Identity, Religious Liberty, The Drill, Throwing a Nutty | Tagged , , , , | 19 Comments