Category Archives: What Fr. Z is up to

What I’m reading

I have received some material books and some digital, Kindle books recently.  Thank you to the kind people who sent them as gifts.  Thanks!  I am grateful.  Some of them came from publishers and the authors themselves.
Here are a few … Continue reading

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Some images from the last few days.

Here is a view of the Christmas tree at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The display of Neapolitan figures around the tree this year is incoherent at best. However, I did like the pig crossing the bridge and the monkey … Continue reading

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Your Christmas Sermon Notes (Fr. Z’s included)

Was there a good point or two that you heard in the sermon for your Christmas Mass?  Let us know!
Here is one Christmas sermon that I heard… well… heard and also personally delivered.
Merry Christmas!

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Fr. Z’s Kitchen: Lentil Soup 1

I had a strong hankering for Lentil Soup. As a matter of fact, I have had this hankering since I had some in Detroit recently.
Winter is soup season, and it is definitely winter here: temp 7°F.
I found a few good … Continue reading

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The Feeder Feed: Of Storks and Self-absorbed Promethean Neopelagians

Do you remember the fable by Aesop about the Fox and the Stork?  Sometimes it is the Fox and the Crane.
The fox invited the stork to supper.  Fox serves a bowl of soup. Fox can lap from the bowl, but … Continue reading

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The Feeder Feed: Christological Goldfinch Sighting!

I am at the Detroit Institute of Art for the day. After the court decision, some of the art here will surely be sold off. Ah the fruit of the decades long efforts of liberal democrats!
In any event…
This … Continue reading

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On the road

Today began with a long drive and big breakfast. I rather like road trips.

UPDATE
I am in my native place and have met a friend who is on the Minneapolis PD. We have begun to kill some paper.

NB: muzzle flash!
I tried … Continue reading

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My View For Awhile

As I wing my way away from Gotham.

Just a glimpse or two of some wonderful moments from my stay.
A stroll in Central Park with all the leaves changing.

A detail of a medieval Sacramentary from the Hildesheim exhibit at the Met … Continue reading

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A New York Minute

I have met friends at a favorite place in the East Village.

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The Feeder Feed: cabinet edition

At the Met there is a marvelous cabinet that belonged to Card. Barbarini who became Urban VIII. Don’t worry about the number of tassels. The varied.

There are some whimsical depictions of birds, including a reversal of fortune! … Continue reading

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