Tag Archives: Ascension

WDTPRS – Ascension COLLECT (1962MR): The hope that informs our trials in this life

We Catholics know that what was not assumed, was not redeemed (St. Gregory of Nazianzus).  Our humanity, body and soul, was taken by the Son into an unbreakable bond with His divinity. When Christ rose from the tomb, our humanity … Continue reading

Posted in EASTER, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, WDTPRS | Tagged | Comments Off on WDTPRS – Ascension COLLECT (1962MR): The hope that informs our trials in this life

Ascension Thursday Pontifical Mass followup, photos

I am sure that many of you had the chance to hear Holy Mass on the Feast of Ascension THURSDAY, in either the older, traditional Roman Rite of Holy Mother our Catholic Church or in the new-fangled rite. For our … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

Ascension Thursday Feet

There are many images of the Lord’s Ascension to heaven. The ones I like the most are the medieval depictions which show the Apostles, often with Mary, looking up and all you see above are a pair of lordly Feet. From the … Continue reading

Posted in Lighter fare, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000 | Tagged , | 3 Comments

WDTPRS Ascension – Our humanity, “raised beyond the heights of archangels”

On my planet, this coming Sunday is the 7th Sunday after Easter, Ascension Thursday having fallen on Thursday. In most places Ascension Thursday has been transferred to Sunday, but not with malice.  The notion the bishops had was to expose … Continue reading

Posted in EASTER, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, WDTPRS | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

WDTPRS Ascension – Our humanity, “raised beyond the heights of archangels”

On my planet, this coming Sunday is the 7th Sunday after Easter, Ascension Thursday having fallen on Thursday. In most places Ascension Thursday has been transferred to Sunday, but not with malice.  I’m sure the notion the bishops had was … Continue reading

Posted in EASTER, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, WDTPRS | Tagged , | 3 Comments

The Ascension and Lordly Feet

There are many images of the Lord’s Ascension to heaven. The one’s I like the most are the medieval depictions which show the Apostles and Mary looking up and all you see above are a pair of lordly Feet. There … Continue reading

Posted in Benedict XVI, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000 | Tagged , | 2 Comments

A Novena of Prayer to the Holy Spirit: Day 9 (Audio)

Let us, upon our knees, pray in a special way to God the Holy Spirit during this time between Ascension Thursday and Pentecost. This is one way to pray.  I invite the readership to join in. MANNER OF PRAYING THE … Continue reading

Posted in Urgent Prayer Requests | Tagged , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

A Novena of Prayer to the Holy Spirit: Day 8 (Audio)

Let us, upon our knees, pray in a special way to God the Holy Spirit during this time between Ascension Thursday and Pentecost. This is one way to pray.  I invite the readership to join in. MANNER OF PRAYING THE … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA, Urgent Prayer Requests | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A Novena of Prayer to the Holy Spirit: Day 7 (Audio)

Let us, upon our knees, pray in a special way to God the Holy Spirit during this time between Ascension Thursday and Pentecost. This is one way to pray.  I invite the readership to join in. MANNER OF PRAYING THE … Continue reading

Posted in Urgent Prayer Requests | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on A Novena of Prayer to the Holy Spirit: Day 7 (Audio)

A Novena of Prayer to the Holy Spirit: Day 6 (Audio)

Let us, upon our knees, pray in a special way to God the Holy Spirit during this time between Ascension Thursday and Pentecost. This is one way to pray.  I invite the readership to join in. MANNER OF PRAYING THE … Continue reading

Posted in Urgent Prayer Requests | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on A Novena of Prayer to the Holy Spirit: Day 6 (Audio)

A Novena of Prayer to the Holy Spirit: Day 5 (Audio)

Let us, upon our knees, pray in a special way to God the Holy Spirit during this time between Ascension Thursday and Pentecost. This is one way to pray.  I invite the readership to join in. MANNER OF PRAYING THE … Continue reading

Posted in Urgent Prayer Requests | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

A Novena of Prayer to the Holy Spirit: Day 4 (Audio)

Let us, upon our knees, pray in a special way to God the Holy Spirit during this time between Ascension Thursday and Pentecost. This is one way to pray.  I invite the readership to join in. MANNER OF PRAYING THE … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA, Urgent Prayer Requests | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on A Novena of Prayer to the Holy Spirit: Day 4 (Audio)

A Novena of Prayer to the Holy Spirit: Day 3 (Audio)

Let us, upon our knees, pray in a special way to God the Holy Spirit during this time between Ascension Thursday and Pentecost. This is one way to pray.  I invite the readership to join in. MANNER OF PRAYING THE … Continue reading

Posted in Our Catholic Identity, Urgent Prayer Requests | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

WDTPRS Sunday after Ascension (’62): We have not been terrified by chains!

Today’s prayer survived the Consilium’s scissor and gluepot ministrations to live in the 2002 Missale Romanum as the alternative Collect for Mass on the day of Ascension. Rather, the Collect rose to new life in the 2002 edition. It wasn’t … Continue reading

Posted in EASTER, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, Our Catholic Identity, Patristiblogging, WDTPRS | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Oldie posts on the Ascension of the Lord

I have in the past posted variously about the Ascension of the Lord. For example: PODCAzT 101: Preface for Ascension [2010] The Ascension and Feet [2011] PODCAzT 27: Leo on the Ascension; a Collect; feedback [2007 – back when I … Continue reading

Posted in EASTER, Liberals, Our Catholic Identity, PODCAzT, The Drill, WDTPRS | Tagged , , | 3 Comments