Daily Archives: 19 April 2017

UPDATE: A bishop urges priests to encourage reception of Holy Communion on the tongue, kneeling. Wherein Fr. Z rants.

UPDATE 19 April 2017:
The full, transcribed text of Bp. Morlino’s sermon is available HERE
___ Originally Published on: Apr 12, 2017
Last night, Tuesday in Holy Week, His Excellency Most Reverend Robert C. Morlino, the Extraordinary Ordinary, Bishop of Madison, celebrated the … Continue reading

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PASCHALCAzT 2017 50 – Easter Wednesday: My joy and my crown!

Today is Easter Wednesday.  I wish you and yours a blessed and grace-filled Octave.
Today’s Roman Station is St. Lawrence outside-the-walls.
Today you hear chant from the schola cantorum of which I was a member back in the day.
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All-black boys school in Philadelphia where Latin is the key

A reader alerted me to a piece in the Wall Street Journal about an all-black boys school in West Philadelphia where Latin is taught in a serious way: Boy’s Latin.
The subtitle of the article is outstanding:
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Fr. Murray hits another triple

My good friend Fr. Gerarld Murray has a sobering, withering, and yet salubrious piece today at The Catholic Thing, called “Cardinal Sarah and the Innovators”.
Fr. Murray cites idiot statements from Thomas Reese, S.J., and provides his responses while citing His Eminence … Continue reading

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