Daily Archives: 11 September 2017

A new development about the Bones of St. Peter!

This sounds like something out of a novel I’ve on and off worked on for years. Via Telegraph: Bones attributed to St Peter found by chance in 1,000-year-old church in Rome ones attributed to St. Peter have been found by … Continue reading

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“People are fighting in the streets for what is left.”

Many times I have badgered and pushed you readers to do some basic “prep” in the case of natural or manmade disasters.  Were there to be some catastrophic event where you are, could you get yourself and loved ones to … Continue reading

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9/11 and bullying

On this day, 9/11, when we should all, with damp eyes, wear our war faces, I am conscious of bullying. There is no question that homosexuals have, in the past and present, been the victims of bullying.  That surely is … Continue reading

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ROME Day 0: Feet on the ground and … dragging a little

I have arrived in Rome to great tales of rain.  Apparently there was so much rain that runways at FCO were flooded.  One this is for sure: there was flood of people at passport control… it took over an hour. … Continue reading

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FIGHT BACK against anti-Catholics… including those IN the Church

You must rush to read the whole of Robert Royal’s latest column.  HERE I preface it with a reminder that I posted a tongue in check call to arms that wasn’t really tongue in cheek at all.  HERE Here’s the … Continue reading

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Ireland: manmade vocation wasteland

Ireland and the Catholic Church in Ireland have their problems.  Sadly, they gave some of those problems also to the USA.  However, since I am forever harping on praying for vocations to the priesthood, one problem in particular struck me … Continue reading

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TRAVEL and DATA and KEEPGO and You

I’m in Rome for the Summorum Pontificum Pilgrimage.  While here, I will use my KeepGo as a WiFi hotspot for data for my mobile phone.  I’ve written about it here. And, because of a generous reader, I’m working on a … Continue reading

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