Monthly Archives: June 2013

Your Sunday Sermon Notes

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Reason #4549 for Summorum Pontificum (A real hoot!)

A priest friend sent this.  I share it for your … edification.
One of the first things I thought of as I watched that is that the same crowd who like this stuff are the one’s who say that lace on … Continue reading

Posted in Lighter fare, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000 | Tagged , , , | 169 Comments

Perspective

Someone sent me a photo of a 1913 Ford.  To put our changes over the last 100 or so years, some stats were included.  Consider:
The year is 1910, over one hundred years ago. What a difference a century makes!
Here are … Continue reading

Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, Brick by Brick, Just Too Cool, The future and our choices | Tagged , | 44 Comments

QUAERITUR: Genuflecting when the Blessed Sacrament is exposed

From a reader:
When I was in grade school (1990’s), I was taught by a very devout teacher that one should genuflect (kneel?) on both knees with a slight bow of the head when entering/leaving the pew during adoration of the … Continue reading

Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, Our Catholic Identity | Tagged , , , | 52 Comments

Wherein the First Gay President lectures an African nation

The First Gay President didn’t have his way with the President of Senegal:
Sanctimonious Obama rebuffed by African president on gay rights
President Obama got off to an awkward start in Africa where he urged tolerance and equal rights for gays and … Continue reading

Posted in Liberals, One Man & One Woman, Our Catholic Identity | Tagged , , | 31 Comments

Dogs and Fleas: Texas edition

Question… rather.. quaeritur: If a Catholic chooses to work in politics and help with a campaign for a candidate, should the aforementioned Catholic try to ascertain beforehand the candidates positions?
Just asking.
From LifeSite:
WASHINGTON, D.C., June 28, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A Texas … Continue reading

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A study in contrasts

I saw this juxtaposition of quotes about the Supreme Court’s DOMA decision at Pundit and Pundette:
Pres. Barack Obama:
On an issue as sensitive as this, knowing that Americans hold a wide range of views based on deeply held beliefs, maintaining … Continue reading

Posted in Cri de Coeur, Liberals, One Man & One Woman, Our Catholic Identity, The Drill, The future and our choices, The Last Acceptable Prejudice | Tagged , , , , | 10 Comments

America Magazine (aka “The cool kids’ table”) rises above petty distinctions

From the WaPo comes some promotion of the Jesuit mystique.
Here is a great example of how the MSM promotes liberal Catholics as the cool kid’s table. America Magazine is seemingly going to eschew the “liberal” and “conservative” dichotomy, rise above … Continue reading

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Diocletian/Obama’s Anti-Christian Edict

We have always known it would be this way, of course.
From CNA:
Obama’s Final Word: Catholics Must Buy/Provide Coverage for Abortion Drugs
(CNSNews.com) – The Department of Health and Human Services today released the final text of the final adjustments to the … Continue reading

Posted in Liberals, Our Catholic Identity, Religious Liberty, The future and our choices, The Last Acceptable Prejudice | Tagged , , , , | 23 Comments

JUST TOO COOL: Sisters and their prey!

A friend send this very cool link to these very cool sisters.
Meet the Sisters of Reparation to the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus.
First, I love the idea that there is a fairly new foundation interested in reparation for our sins. … Continue reading

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