Daily Archives: 4 November 2014

FOLLOW UP: D. Madison – All Souls Pontifical Reqiuem

Last night His Excellency Most Reverend Robert C. Morlino, Bishop of Madison, celebrated a Pontifical Requiem at the Throne for All Souls with the intention of the deceased priests and bishops of the Diocese.     And from the choir … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Hand positions during Mass

From a reader… QUAERITUR: How should a layman position his hands when praying the Mass? It might come as a surprise that, for centuries, there were scant rubrical directions for the posture of the faithful at Holy Mass. Unlike the … Continue reading

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Lighter Fare

I’t election day, and we are dealing with that. The Synod was a wreck, and we are dealing with that. Ebola is around, and we are dealing with that. Obama is still President and…. well.. we are dealing with a … Continue reading

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Get out the vote! And WATCH what’s going on at the polls!

Help your friends* get to the polls today. Get out the vote. *You know which friends I mean. UPDATE: And watch what is going on in the polling place. We had paper ballots.  Look what happened to this guy in … Continue reading

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John Allen on Pope Francis’ targeting of conservatives, traditionalists

Over at Crux (and my jury is still out… sort of… well… maybe not so much), John Allen posted something about how it seems that, under Pope Francis, conservatives and traditionalists are under fire. Does Pope Francis have an enemies … Continue reading

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