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1 year ago today: Benedict XVI’s pontificate ended

It has already been a year.  What a roller coaster.
What I posted last year, as Benedict resigned.  HERE

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Remember to check the YOUR URGENT PRAYER REQUESTS thread.
And now…

JUST TOO COOL: Is there a way to put this on my wish list?
GUEST POST: The fruits of ‘ad orientem’ worship in a parish.
From the Religion of Peace: 9 Year Old … Continue reading

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Your Sunday Sermon Notes

Was there a good point in the sermon you heard for your Sunday Mass obligation?
Share it!

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My view for awhile again

Home again home again…
My Kindle is fired up (thanks to a kind reader) and I have already spilled coffee on myself on the way to the airport. Situation normal.

Meanwhile, you can guess which of these was mine – … Continue reading

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ALERT! Trying a new anti-spam tactic for registration

We had problems recently with my overly paranoid anti-spam blocker, that was blacklisting everyone like Hal 9000 on  steroids.
I had to switch it off.
When I did, the attack began.  I have had zillions of fake registrations… very pesky.
I am trying … Continue reading

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Registered or not, will you in your charity please take a moment look at the requests and to pray for the people about whom you read?
Continued from THESE.
I get many requests by email asking for … Continue reading

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My View For Awhile: Unintimidated Edition

I’m off again!

I use the time to read.
I am reading Gov. Walker’s book, Unintimidated.
Many thanks to the kind reader who sent the Kindle book!
Between flights.
The book has a fascinating account of the total chaos liberals and unions from around the … Continue reading

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What is your good news? (Fr. Z also explains something, whines a little.)

Do you have some good news to report?
I have good news and bad news.
First the good news: I solved the comment/whitelist problem.
Bad news: I had to remove the plugin that stopped a lot of spammers from attacking the registration form, … Continue reading

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Prayers for Ukrainians

I remember in my prayers tonight the people in the Ukraine.  The people in this unfortunate corner of the world, with its beautiful culture and Christian tradition, have suffered so much in the last 100 years.
Tonight they are suffering more.
I … Continue reading

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URGENT: Problems posting comments

I have received a few emails from readers who have been getting a message about a “white list” when trying to comment here.
I will try to get to the bottom of this.
A reader send a screen shot of what they … Continue reading

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