Daily Archives: 15 August 2014

My View For Awhile: Pontifical Edition

I am off again. However, before dashing to the airport, we had ourselves a Pontifical Mass at the Throne for Our Lady’s Feast. Before Mass the bishop consented to consecrate a new chalice, which was then used for Holy Mass. … Continue reading

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Sure, the world is going to hell in a handbasket.  Not to worry.  We are all going to be wiped out pretty soon, anyway. From The Independent: Huge asteroid that ‘could end human life’ defying gravity as it moves towards … Continue reading

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STUDENTS, PARENTS: Text Books, Back To School, and You

Since we are midway through July, many of you students out there will be thinking about your college or university courses. It’s textbook time. If you are ordering textbooks online through Amazon, or anything else for school, would you do me … Continue reading

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PRP – 4th Glorious Mystery: The Assumption

Back in 2006 I put together a “Patristic Rosary Project”, digging into the Mysteries we reflect on in recitation of the Rosary through the lens of some texts from the Fathers of the Church. I will have to return to … Continue reading

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