Tag Archives: Benedict XVI

19 April 2005: Benedict XVI elected

Today, 19 April, is the 13th anniversary of the election of Benedict XVI.
I’ll bet you remember where you were.
How time flies.
I was with FoxNews at the time.  Here’s the coverage…

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LENTCAzT 44 2018 – Holy Thursday: “never let me be separated from you”

Today Holy Thursday.  The Triduum begins.  The Roman Station is Saint John Lateran.  
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LENTCAzT 42 – Tuesday of Holy Week: littleness before God

Today is Tuesday of Holy Week.  The Roman Station is Santa Prisca.  
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LENTCAzT 41 – Monday of Holy Week: Unlimited hope

Today is Monday of Holy Week.  The Roman Station is Santa Prassede al Esquilino.  
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UPDATE: Even more comes about The Letter™: additional missing text

UPDATE 18 March:
Here is an interesting tweet from expert canonist Ed Peters.

1983 CIC 1391. The following can be punished with a just penalty according to the gravity of the delict: … n. 1. A person who … changes … or … Continue reading

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UPDATES – More of and about The Letter™ of Benedict XVI on the booklets

Because I have about 60 emails having to do with this, and since I’ve already made a few comments about this odd story elsewhere, here is a follow up, for the sake of completeness.
Sandro Magister posted the full text of … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 2018 27 – Monday in the 4th Week of Lent: Which of the sons am I?

Today is Monday in the 4th Week of Lent.   The Roman Station is Ss. Quattro Coronati. 
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LENTCAzT 2018 26 – 4th Sunday of Lent – Laetare: Benedict XVI on confession

Today is the 4th Sunday of Lent – Laetare Sunday.   The Roman Station is Santa Croce in Gerusaleme. 
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28 February 2013

Five years ago today we watched the helicopter take off.  Posts HERE

Say a pray for Benedict XVI.  He gave inestimable gifts to the Church in his too short pontificate.

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LENTCAzT 2018 13 – Monday in the 2nd Week of Lent: Resurrection presupposes Passion

Today is Monday in the 2nd Week of Lent.   The Roman Station is San Clemente. 
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LENTCAzT 2018 12 – 2nd Sunday of Lent: Saved in hope

Today is the 2nd Sunday of Lent.   The Roman Station is Santa Maria in Domnica. 
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LENTCAzT 2018 08 – Wednesday in the 1st Week of Lent: Never ending combat

Today is Wednesday in the 1st Week of Lent.   The Roman Station is Santa Maria Maggiore. 
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CHRISTMASCAzT 2017 28: “He does not even wait for us to love” – UPDATED

Here is CHRISTMASCAzT 28, for Saturday in the Octave of Christmas.
Fulton Sheen talks about being loved by God while Benedict explains our great procession towards Christ in the persons of the Magi.

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Benedict XVI penned a letter for Card. Müller’s 70th birthday.

Pope Benedict has written a longish letter to Card. Müller, once Prefect of the CDF and now… Card. Müller, on the occasion of his 70th birthday.
The German text is HERE.
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ADVENTCAzT 2017 19: Millions of favors are hanging from heaven on silken cords

Here is ADVENTCAzT 19, for Thursday in the 3rd Week of Advent.
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