Category Archives: SESSIUNCULA

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Your Sunday Sermon Notes

Was there a good point made during the sermon you heard for your Palm Sunday Mass obligation?
Let us know!

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ASK FATHER: “Mass” with no Collect, readings, etc., but lots of made up stuff

From a reader…
QUAERITUR:
Today I attended Mass where we had no Collect, no First or Second Reading, No Gospel, we sashed neatly from The Lord have mercy to the bidding prayers!
We had the Consecration, and we received Communion, but no prayers … Continue reading

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Monthly donations: a request

I had posted this back on 3 December and 13 February (which had been “lean” days) and there was a great response.  Let’s give it another try.
I am always grateful when donations come in, either ad hoc (one offs) or … Continue reading

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25 March – D. Madison – Pontifical Mass at the Throne

Today, Wednesday 25 March at 7 pm, His Excellency Most Reverend Robert C. Morlino, Bishop of Madison, will celebrate a Pontifical Mass at the Throne (Extraordinary Form) at Chapel of the Bishop O’Conner Center (MAP) for the Feast of the Annunciation.
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Card. Cordes tackles hard the German Bishops Conference

From CNA:
German prelate breaks rank with Cardinal Marx, insists on fidelity to Rome
Munich, Germany, Mar 24, 2015 / 02:32 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A German cardinal has publicly opposed the words of two other German bishops who have suggested that the … Continue reading

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Your Sunday Sermon Notes

Was there a good point in the sermon you heard for this 1st Passion Sunday? The 5th Sunday of Lent?
Let us know.

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NOTICE: Server Upgrades

I received a note that, in the near future, the servers that the blog lives on will be upgraded.
This may create some down time.
So you know….
 

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CWR: Summary of exchanges of Vox Cantoris and Fr. Rosica

Over at CWR there is an interesting summary of the interchange between the blogger of Vox Cantoris and Basilian Fr. Thomas Rosica, head of Canadian based Salt and Light and who does some side work for the Holy See Press … Continue reading

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Untying the Pope Francis “knot”. Some analysis.

“Looking at a short, partially improvised homily as if its words were the equivalent of an encyclical of Paul VI is simply ridiculous, and is an offense against the pope’s own intentions.”
This is a quote from this good piece at Crisis by … Continue reading

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What is your good news?

Do you have good news to share?
Give us a boost?

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