Category Archives: Just Too Cool

ACTION ITEM! PLENARY INDULGENCE on FRIDAYS OF LENT!

The usual conditions of confession, Communion and detachment from even venial sin apply, but here is a great opportunity to gain a Plenary Indulgence for those who go to Mass on Fridays of Lent!
The Handbook of Indulgences has this:
22. Look … Continue reading

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What the Duke wanted for his daughter

1966 – With Deeno.

John Wayne… Catholic.

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3 March RELEASE – PRE-ORDER new music CD for Easter from Benedictines of Mary

UPDATE:
There is a new video about them.

____ ORIGINAL Published on: Feb 14, 2015 @ 14:47
I announce tidings of joy.   The wonderful Benedictines of Mary, Queen of Apostles have a new music CD … for EASTER.  It will be released on … Continue reading

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Look! DOWN from the sky!

This is simply too cool not to share. Biretta tip to AC who sent the link. o{]:¬)

Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream
NASA Now Streaming Live HD Camera Views of Earth from Space (Video)
Daydreaming about … Continue reading

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The Feeder Feed: Chicago Edition

This morning took me to the Chicago Art Institute. I was especially keep to see some Impressionists, but I started in chronological order in European paintings.
This is interesting. Here is something by Matteo di Giovanni (+1495), part of a series … Continue reading

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GO TO CONFESSION… in Cleveland! 4 March UPDATE! Not only Cleveland.

I received this from a reader:
I am visiting my company in the Cleveland Diocese this week and I heard at mass yesterday that the entire diocese, every single church, will be having confessions from 5-8pm on March 4. What a … Continue reading

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OLDIE: Images of the Basilica of St. Peter on this Feast of the Cathedra

Here is an oldie but goodie from back in 2008:
Here are a few photos of St. Peter’s taken last year (2007) on this feast of the Cathedra of St. Peter.
It is pretty dark in the Basilica, so steady is the … Continue reading

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CONJUNCTION ALERT!

I hope we have a break in the clouds!
From Sky and Telescope:
Earth’s two closest planetary neighbors draw strikingly close together this week.
When it comes to “eyeball astronomy,” nothing is more satisfying than to see a pair of celestial objects appear … Continue reading

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A Blog Milestone and a Mass for Benefactors

At sometime this morning, we hit the 40 million visits mark.

That’s 40 million since I started keeping stats, which wasn’t from the beginning.
In any event, it’s a milestone.
Thanks everyone!
And in thanksgiving especially for you donors and those of you who … Continue reading

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Something fun for the consistory: The Cardinal… locations

Here is something fun for dire times.  In honor of the consistory, I will share something sent to me by a priest friend, Fr. Robert Guessetto, OSA, in Rome.
Most of you know, I am sure, the Otto Preminger movie The … Continue reading

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