Category Archives: SESSIUNCULA

Latin for: “a little group, meeting, company, assembled for amusement”

Birettiquette

A priest I spoke with yesterday mentioned how clerics should properly use their birettas (hat, not Beretta… which is another post).
I call proper use of the biretta “birettiquette”.
Once upon a time I actually had made a little pamphlet on this… … Continue reading

FacebookEmailPinterestGoogle GmailShare/Bookmark
Posted in SESSIUNCULA | Tagged , , | 12 Comments

Your Good News

Do you have some good news you can pass along?

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | 72 Comments

Your Sunday Sermon Notes

Was there a good point or two in the sermon you heard on Sunday?
Let us know what it was!

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | 7 Comments

My View For Awhile: 77 square mile edition

The zoo like boarding process is underway.

And so I settle in for a few (hopefully) boring hours to my connecting flight.

I am reading American Sniper on this leg.
It was a great conference experience. I met lots of great new … Continue reading

Posted in On the road, SESSIUNCULA, What Fr. Z is up to | Tagged | 4 Comments

Chow Line for “Cafeteria Catholics” (heh)

From Vatican Radio:
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis made a surprise visit on Friday to the Vatican’s canteen for its employees. He turned up there unexpected shortly after noon much to everybody’s astonishment and after taking a tray and cutlery joined the … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | 16 Comments

Latin America needs a revolution: a liberal and Catholic revolution

Liberation Theology is having a bit of a revival.  Is this good?  I am skeptical.  The problem with the Left is that they talk and talk with all sorts of grand words but they don’t explain how to create wealth … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | Tagged , , , , , , | 12 Comments

“Are you still there? Did I do something wrong? I need to know…”

For your intense consideration:

Posted in HONORED GUESTS | 12 Comments

Thom Peters: Progress 1 year after his life-changing accident

Remember that Thomas Peters (blogger and son of canonist Ed Peters) had a swimming accident that caused severe damage?  That was one year ago, today.
I saw THIS and want you all to know about it:
One year since, one year strong
Today, … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | Tagged | Comments Off

AC-DC or Transgender Comics

There is, you should know to your horror, a trend in catholic “theology”, written by subversives, to “queer” theology.  Nothing is sacred.
You all know what is going on in society as a whole.
So, even as I remind the readership of the … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | Tagged , , , , , | 19 Comments

“If one person smiles at me on the way, I will not jump.” JOY and YOU.

I saw this at ITS TACTICAL but I think it comes from the always interesting The Art of Manliness:
It’s the 1970s. A 30-something man makes his way across the Golden Gate Bridge. He’s passed by pedestrians and cyclists, and steps around … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | Tagged , , , , , | 17 Comments