Daily Archives: 6 January 2014

The visual image of what happened in that room made my flesh crawl.

  I’m sharing this because even the visual image of what happened in that room made my flesh crawl. From the Albany Times Union: Jerome M. Hauer, Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s director of homeland security, took out his handgun and used … Continue reading

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Epiphany Water Report!

The other day I posted about special blessings of sacramentals for Epiphany, including the Blessing for Epiphany Water. As a follow up, since the blessing of Epiphany Water is reserved to bishops and to priests with permission from their bishop, … Continue reading

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Collegiality: an inquiry

Today in Corriere della Sera there is an article about the Pope’s recent appointment of a bishop of an obscure diocese in Italy as interim Secretary of the Italian Bishops Conference (CEI).  As top offices of the CEI lapse further … Continue reading

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An Epiphany Prayer to the Magi for Self-Absorbed Promethean Neopelagians

Evelyn Waugh wrote a terrific little book, Helena.  It is about the mother of the Emperor Constantine. In our book, St. Helena, discoverer of the True Cross, prays to the Holy Magi. This is a prayer by and for people … Continue reading

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