Daily Archives: 17 April 2013

17 April 1970 – Odyssey returns to Earth

On this day 43 years ago, the Command Module Odyssey splashed down. Apollo XIII I remember – as if it were yesterday – being glued to the TV watching the coverage of this glorious disaster.  It was inspiring. But we … Continue reading

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Stellarum Bella

I would love to see a whole tapestry of the story:

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Your Good News

Do you have good news to share?   It has been while.

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QUAERITUR: Is sherry valid matter for the consecration during Mass?

From a reader: There had been several discussions recently about the topic of valid matter for the Eucharist, mostly related to low-gluten hosts and hosts using matter other than wheat. This made me remember something that happened at my parish … Continue reading

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Prayers please

Sick today. Blech.

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