Daily Archives: 3 June 2013

My view for a while

I am in flight delay limbo, languishing in a lounge. UPDATE STILL in limbo. But I think the flight may be en route! UPDATE: Five Hours and endless excuses later… UPDATE: I finally got home, after 1 a.m., hours after … Continue reading

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Your Good News

Do you have some good news?  Let us know.

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Of Latin and Sunday collections

I was alerted to an interesting point found in a parish bulletin. Old Saint Mary’s in Cincinnati provides information about the weekly totals for the collections at Masses.  The totals for 26 May were interesting.  HERE Given that the 11 … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Is enduring a migraine a substitute for Friday penance?

From a reader: Would enduring a headache or migraine constitute a proper substitute for a Friday penance? I’ve seen in others how intense the suffering is. Enduring any illness can be penitential. Suffering can be offered up for the good of one’s soul … Continue reading

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Your Sunday Sermon Notes

What were the good points you heard for your Sunday sermon?

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