Daily Archives: 9 June 2014

Fishwrap spirituality: a sampling

A jaunt through a few of the things posted today at Fishwrap (aka The National Schismatic Reporter) gives you a sense of their … “spirituality”.  They’re spiritual over there. For example, we learn from a Franciscan, Michael Crosby, more about … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Just how old are you, anyway?

Lately I have had a few questions about my age. Here are some videos of hits from the year I was born: No.. really… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QmOiAwtvFxk&feature=player_embedded This is nice… some of you remember… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dvkj4TiSaNQ&feature=player_embedded And if that weren’t bad enough… And … Continue reading

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WDTPRS: Pentecost Monday – bondage to freedom, anxiety to peace

Today is Pentecost Monday during the Octave of Pentecost.  It is also called Whit Monday, a reference to the white garments of the newly baptized. We observe the Octave in the Traditional Roman calendar.  It was tragically, ridiculously, eliminated in … Continue reading

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A Pentecost Monday lesson: “And Paul VI wept.”

Years ago I told this Pentecost Monday tale and it has made the rounds.  It has made the rounds everywhere, but I am the origin of the anecdote, which I published years ago in the pages of The Wanderer and also … Continue reading

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Your Sunday Sermon Notes

What were the good points you heard in the sermon you heard as you fulfilled your Sunday obligation? Share them.

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