Daily Archives: 12 June 2018


We have to support our good religious orders, especially the newer communities. Today I read about a solemn profession at Norcia, in Italy, where there is a great foundation of Benedictines (including not a few Americans).  You might recall that … Continue reading

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Your Sunday Sermon Note Belated

Here’s a little challenge.  Instead of asking this on Sunday, let’s try for Tuesday. Was there a good point in the sermon you heard last Sunday during your Mass of obligation? Let us know!

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Are you downsizing? Be careful!

I’m in a process of downsizing. You know how this goes. You have it in your head that, if you haven’t opened that box of stuff for a couple years, you don’t need it and you won’t miss it. Right? … Continue reading

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Just to put your day into perspective

Just to put your day into perspective. Of course, that’s all well and good, but a human soul has greater worth. Christ died for souls, not stars or background radiation. It seems to me that the material cosmos is so … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Celebrate Prudence and not “Pride”!

From a reader… QUAERITUR: Can a Pastor/Religious Superior mandate that the Associate Pastor/other Religious priests use only particular options in celebrating Mass with the congregation. Of course, saying Holy Mass ad Orientem is one matter. But what about the Pastor/Superior … Continue reading

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