Daily Archives: 10 November 2016

Whatever it is they’re trying to do, I can tell they’re doing it wrong.

And now for something completely different… Something not so fresh, as usual, from the Fishwrap (aka National Schismatic Reporter).  The combox (in theory having a new policy) under that piece is not revealing wholehearted enthusiasm about the event. I wonder how much … Continue reading

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10 Nov: Leo the Great

In the newer, post-conciliar, Novus Ordo Roman calendar today is the feast of Pope Saint Leo I, “the Great” (+461). In the older, traditional calendar, his feast is 11 April. Every pontificate is a parenthesis in the history of Holy … Continue reading

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Trump as Constantine

I was sent a link to an interesting take on the election.  I’m not saying one way or another what I think about it, but it is engaging. From MercatorNet: Is Trump the new Constantine? The conservative Christian case for … Continue reading

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Happy 241st Birthday, USMC!

Raising a glass.  

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The votes are as high as an Elephant’s eye…

I’m once again rising to a beautiful day! How ’bout you?

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For the “Sissy” File: CTU reacts to Trump’s victory

For your “Sissy” File…. The Catholic Theological Union in Chicago has been a theological byword for … awful… for decades. An alumnus of the CTU sent this: Talk about Self-Absorbed Promethean Neopelagians! If you think that his name is familiar, Mark … Continue reading

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