Daily Archives: 15 March 2018

ASK FATHER: Blessing objects through plastic wrapper, box, etc.

From a reader… QUAERITUR: Today I asked a priest to bless a green scapular. I had the package open for it to be taken out, but to my surprise the priest left it inside the plastic packaging, sprinkling the holy water on … Continue reading

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Card. Kasper: homosexual relationships are analogous to marriages

Card. Kasper, ladies and gentlemen.   The Gift that Keeps on Giving. From LifeSite: Cardinal Kasper: Homosexual unions are ‘analogous’ to Christian marriage  [Sure! Both of them involve carbon-based life forms!] March 14, 2018 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Cardinal Walter Kasper, whose … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 2018 30 – Thursday in the 4th Week of Lent: Priests and confidence

Today is Thursday in the 4th Week of Lent.   The Roman Station is Ss Silvestro e Martino ai monti.  In gratitude especially to benefactors who help me and this blog, during Lent I’m once again offering 5 minute daily podcasts to … Continue reading

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