Daily Archives: 18 March 2016

7 December 1941: The Pacific Clipper makes a dangerous escape!

Fascinating! This would make a great movie.

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ASK FATHER: Color of veil on Cross for Good Friday

From a reader… What color veil is the Cross covered with on Good Friday for the Adoration of the Holy Cross? Rather, is there any place in or outside the Missale Romanum that would indicate any color other than violet? … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Do I fulfill Mass obligation if I take screaming child out for a long time?

From a reader… Father, my youngest son, who is less than a year old, is frequently unruly at Mass and throws very loud and lengthy tantrums, often over small things. I (or my wife) sometimes have to stay outside for very long periods … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Why no confessions on Good Friday or Holy Saturday?

From a reader… I would like to know why many parishes do not offer the Sacrament of Penance on Holy Saturday? There’s only 1 parish in my area that hears confessions on Holy Saturday and I often wonder is there … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 38 – Friday in the 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide: Our Lady of Sorrows

It is Friday in the 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide. We are getting close. It is also the Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows. These 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a daily boost in your discipline during … Continue reading

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