Category Archives: PODCAzT

CORRECTED LENTCAzT 40 – Palm Sunday, Holy Week: sacramental reality is NOT less real than sensible reality

UPDATE:  By mistake I linked yesterday’s offering.  It has been corrected.  Sorry about that! ___ It is Palm Sunday. Holy Week begins. These 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a daily boost in your discipline during this holy … Continue reading

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19 March: A beautiful hymn to St. Joseph, a Roman procession, and more

It’s the Feast of the wonderful St. Joseph!  In his Litany we invoke him under beautiful titles, including Pillar of families, Solace of the wretched, Hope of the sick, Patron of the dying and, my favorite, Terror of demons. Happy … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 39 – Saturday in the 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide: No struggle, no crown

It is Saturday in the 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide. We are getting close. These 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a daily boost in your discipline during this holy season, Lent.

 http://www.wdtprs.com/lentcazt16/39_lentcazt16.mp3 I provide these podcasts again this year … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 38 – Friday in the 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide: Our Lady of Sorrows

It is Friday in the 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide. We are getting close. It is also the Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows. These 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a daily boost in your discipline during … Continue reading

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PRAYERCAzT: The Lorica of St. Patrick

The Latin word loríca (note the accent… lo-REE-ka) means “a leather cuirass; a defense of any kind; a breastwork, parapet”.  In effect, it means “armor”.  It has come to be associated with a prayer attributed to St. Patrick (+ 5th c.) … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 37 – Thursday in the 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide: Exchange

It is Thursday in the 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide. We are getting close. These 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a daily boost in your discipline during this holy season, Lent.

 http://www.wdtprs.com/lentcazt16/37_lentcazt16.mp3 I provide these podcasts again this year … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 36 – Wednesday in the 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide: wholly, wholly, wholly

It is Wednesday in the 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide. We are getting close. These 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a daily boost in your discipline during this holy season, Lent.

 http://www.wdtprs.com/lentcazt16/35_lentcazt16.mp3 I provide these podcasts again this year … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 35 – Tuesday in the 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide: Almost like a crackerbox

It is Tuesday in the 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide. We are getting close. These 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a daily boost in your discipline during this holy season, Lent.

 http://www.wdtprs.com/lentcazt16/35_lentcazt16.mp3 I provide these podcasts again this year … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 34 – Monday in the 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide: Attaining the heights

It is Monday in the 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide. We are getting close. These 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a daily boost in your discipline during this holy season, Lent.

 http://www.wdtprs.com/lentcazt16/34_lentcazt16.mp3 I provide these podcasts again this year … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER and OLDIE PRAYERCAzT: The Passion of St. Matthew sung in Latin

I had a panicked email from a seemingly desperate cleric who is to sing the St. Matthew Passion for Palm Sunday.  I am glad that he wrote today instead of next Saturday!   He wanted help with the tone. As … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 33 – 1st Passion Sunday, the 5th of Lent: through a glass darkly

It is 1st Passion Sunday, the 5th of Lent. These 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a daily boost in your discipline during this holy season, Lent.

 http://www.wdtprs.com/lentcazt16/33_lentcazt16.mp3 I provide these podcasts again this year in gratitude to benefactors who … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 32 – Saturday of the 4th Week of Lent: The king who served in common soldiers’ ranks

It is Saturday of the 4th Week of Lent. These 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a daily boost in your discipline during this holy season, Lent.

 http://www.wdtprs.com/lentcazt16/32_lentcazt16.mp3 I provide these podcasts again this year in gratitude to benefactors who … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 31 – Friday of the 4th Week of Lent: Deus, qui ineffabílibus mundum rénovas sacraméntis…

It is Friday of the 4th Week of Lent. These 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a daily boost in your discipline during this holy season, Lent.

 http://www.wdtprs.com/lentcazt16/31_lentcazt16.mp3 I provide these podcasts again this year in gratitude to benefactors who … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 30 – Thursday of the 4th Week of Lent: Think you’re a screw up?

It is Thursday of the 4th Week of Lent. These 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a daily boost in your discipline during this holy season, Lent.

 http://www.wdtprs.com/lentcazt16/30_lentcazt16.mp3 I provide these podcasts again this year in gratitude to benefactors who … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 29 – Wednesday of the 4th Week of Lent: Four-sided triangles

It is Wednesday of the 4th Week of Lent. These 5 minute podcasts are intended to give you a daily boost in your discipline during this holy season, Lent.

 http://www.wdtprs.com/lentcazt16/29_lentcazt16.mp3 I provide these podcasts again this year in gratitude to benefactors who … Continue reading

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