Category Archives: The Campus Telephone Pole

NEW Z-SWAG! (This one might surprise you.)

It’s time to have a little fun.
Over at the piranha tanks of Fishwrap‘s combox, you readers – you – were being ridiculed as …
“Zed-Heads”.
For those of you who may not know, “Zed” is a British English way to name the … Continue reading

FacebookEmailPinterestGoogle GmailShare/Bookmark
Posted in Be The Maquis, In The Wild, Lighter fare, The Campus Telephone Pole, ¡Hagan lío! | Tagged , | 30 Comments

Bl. J.H. Newman’s “To be deep in history” Mug (and a tease)

It’s the feast (in some places and for some groups) of Bl. John Henry Newman.  Who can forget his beatification by Benedict XVI?
Those of you who may be new readers may not know about the mug I made with a … Continue reading

Posted in In The Wild, REVIEWS, The Campus Telephone Pole | Tagged , , | 12 Comments

NEW STUFF! Glorious altar cards! 2015 ORDOs! Spanish/Latin Missalettes!

I have been wanting to post about a few useful items.  Let’s start with what I received today.
I have written in the past about the spiffy TLM travel altar cards from SPORCH.  SPORCH is the Society for the Preservation of Roman … Continue reading

Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, The Campus Telephone Pole | Tagged , , , , , | 10 Comments

9 OCT – LONDON – MASS for Feast of Bl. John Henry Newman

On Thursday, 9 October, a Solemn Mass in the Ordinariate use of the Roman Rite will be offered at the Ordinariate central church in London, Our Lady of the Assumption and St. Gregory (Warwick St.).
The Mass will be celebrated by … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Our Catholic Identity, The Campus Telephone Pole | Tagged , | 3 Comments

2015 Guide to Catholic colleges and universities

The world keeps on turning, even though an Extraordinary Synod is going on, and some of you readers out there are dealing with things that actually matter to you here and now.
Some of you are trying to figure out which … Continue reading

Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, Our Catholic Identity, The Campus Telephone Pole | Tagged , | 9 Comments

ACTION ITEM: Help “The Tablet” with their SURVEY about the Synod!

The Tablet (aka The Bitter Pill aka RU486) is running a survey about the Extraordinary Synod of Bishop which is just starting up.
What do you say we give them a hand?  I am sure that they would want your voices to … Continue reading

Posted in ACTION ITEM!, POLLS, The Campus Telephone Pole, The future and our choices | Tagged , , | 46 Comments

Pre-Order Stunning Christmas Music CD – St. Paul’s Boys Choir, Harvard.

Last year I had a wonderful experience at Harvard University as the celebrant for a Solemn Mass at St. Paul’s, which has the only Catholic Boys Choir School in these United States. It was a special occasion for them, too, … Continue reading

Posted in Just Too Cool, Our Catholic Identity, The Campus Telephone Pole | Tagged , , , | 29 Comments

I am not making up this coffee flavor!

Okay… I just had to post this.
I saw at Mystic Monk that there is now a flavored coffee (if you are into that sort of thing) called… and I am not making this up…
Snickering Monk Candy Bar.
Click HERE
And don’t forget … Continue reading

Posted in The Campus Telephone Pole | Tagged , | 8 Comments

ATTENTION MEN: Pluscarden Abbey Monastic Experience Weekend

One of you readers sent this and, especially for my friends across the Pond, I share it here:
Pluscarden Abbey in Moray in NE Scotland is holding a monastic experience weekend for Catholic men aged between 18-35 in November. Pluscarden is … Continue reading

Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, Events, The Campus Telephone Pole | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Michael Voris interviewed, speaks of the role of singles

Here is something you don’t see everyday.
A frequent commentatrix here, Supertradmum, has interviewed Michael Voris.  HERE
Of interest are the questions on the vocation and role of single people in the Church.
A sample:
Question One: I want to concentrate on a subject … Continue reading

Posted in One Man & One Woman, Our Catholic Identity, The Campus Telephone Pole | Tagged , , | 66 Comments