Daily Archives: 5 March 2016

WINNIPEG: Children learn Latin and excel in other areas

From the Winnipeg Free Press:
Students ‘carpe diem’ [No they don’t.  Carpe is a singular imperative.]
Latin class finds modern uses for ancient language [Like passing language and reasoning portions of placement exams?]
With just a tiny bit of prompting, six-year-old Thomas LaFrance … Continue reading

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WDTPRS Laetare – 4th Sunday of Lent (2002MR): “with prompt devotion and eager faith”

The nickname Laetare originated from the first word of the Introit chant for Sunday’s Mass, “Rejoice!”
On Laetare Sunday there is a slight relaxation of Lent’s penitential spirit, because we have a glimpse of the joy that is coming at Easter, now … Continue reading

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“Month’s Mind” TLM Requiem (Missa Cantata) for Justice Antonin Scalia.

I received a note that there will be a Sung Requiem Mass in the traditional form of the Roman Rite for the one month mark for the repose of the soul of Justice Antonin Scalia on Saturday 12 March at … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 25 – Saturday of the 3rd Week of Lent: Carefully we must tread in life and be wary

It is the Saturday of the 3rd Week of Lent.
These 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a daily boost in your discipline during this holy season, Lent.
 http://www.wdtprs.com/lentcazt16/25_lentcazt16.mp3
I provide these podcasts again this year in gratitude to benefactors who help me … Continue reading

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