Daily Archives: 3 May 2017

My View For Awhile: Quick Trip Edition

I’m off.

A quick trip to Rome came up quite swiftly.  I was invited along on a business trip, and I, happy, was free to accept.
I’ll be able personally to check on the progress of our new white vestments for Pontifical … Continue reading

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The Embarrassed College of the Holy Cross

My friend Fr. Martin Fox, at his blog Bonfire Of The Vanities, writes today about a Catholic college for the Holy Cross, hence, College of the Holy Cross.  He picked it up from NRO.
They are wringing their hands over maybe changing their … Continue reading

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Bad priesthood vocations numbers? Not by accident. Wherein Fr. Z rants.

I posted this last year, to the day.
Any additional thoughts?
___ Originally Published on: May 3, 2016 ___
And yet, do other parishes and dioceses and religious groups change what they are doing?
Not much.  It is if they really aren’t committed.
In life I … Continue reading

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For your Brick by Brick file.

And example of what young priests can do when they have a chance.
A chapel at a school: before and after.

Our “worship spaces” don’t have to be ugly.
Our churches and chapels reflect what we believe (or at least what the designers … Continue reading

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