Tag Archives: Benedict XVI

ADVENTCAzT 2018 05: The priest, John the Baptist, points toward Jesus

Once again this year I offer short daily podcasts to help you prepare for the upcoming feast as well as for your own, personal, meeting with the Lord.
Here is ADVENTCAzT 05, for Thursday of the 1st Week of Advent.
These 5 … Continue reading

Some sharing options...
Posted in ADVENTCAzT, ADVENTCAzT, PODCAzT, Priests and Priesthood | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

What the H is up with that? Does this have bearing on The Present Crisis?

Go to minute 2:00

Some sharing options...
Posted in SESSIUNCULA | Tagged | 16 Comments

ASK FATHER: If in letters Benedict XVI imparts still the Apostolic Blessing…

Debates about the true status of Benedict XVI could root the stuff of novels.
There are those who say that Benedict XVI is still really Pope.  There are different reasons given.  One is that his abdication was under duress and is, … Continue reading

Some sharing options...
Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, ASK FATHER Question Box, Benedict XVI, The Drill | Tagged , | 22 Comments

07/07/07 – Summorum Pontificum 11 years on – WORK HARDER!

Today is the 11th anniversary of the release of the text of the “Emancipation Proclamation”, Summorum Pontificum, Benedict XVI’s great gift to the whole Church.  It went into effect on 14 Sept 2007.
I’ve called this important Motu Proprio a key element … Continue reading

Some sharing options...
Posted in Benedict XVI, Hard-Identity Catholicism, SUMMORUM PONTIFICUM, The future and our choices | Tagged , , | 35 Comments

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…

Some sharing options...
Posted in Benedict XVI, Linking Back | Tagged | 30 Comments

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. 
In gratitude especially to benefactors who help me and this blog, during Lent I’m once again offering 5 minute daily podcasts to encourage you in your own use of … Continue reading

Some sharing options...
Posted in LENTCAzT, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, PODCAzT, Priests and Priesthood | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

LENTCAzT 42 – Tuesday of Holy Week: littleness before God

Today is Tuesday of Holy Week.  The Roman Station is Santa Prisca. 
In gratitude especially to benefactors who help me and this blog, during Lent I’m once again offering 5 minute daily podcasts to encourage you in your own use of this … Continue reading

Some sharing options...
Posted in LENTCAzT, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, PODCAzT | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

LENTCAzT 41 – Monday of Holy Week: Unlimited hope

Today is Monday of Holy Week.  The Roman Station is Santa Prassede al Esquilino. 
In gratitude especially to benefactors who help me and this blog, during Lent I’m once again offering 5 minute daily podcasts to encourage you in your own use … Continue reading

Some sharing options...
Posted in LENTCAzT, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, PODCAzT | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

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

Some sharing options...
Posted in SESSIUNCULA | Tagged , , , | 24 Comments

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

Some sharing options...
Posted in SESSIUNCULA | Tagged , | 17 Comments

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.
In gratitude especially to benefactors who help me and this blog, during Lent I’m once again offering 5 minute daily podcasts to encourage you in your … Continue reading

Some sharing options...
Posted in LENTCAzT, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, PODCAzT | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

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.
In gratitude especially to benefactors who help me and this blog, during Lent I’m once again offering 5 minute daily podcasts to encourage you … Continue reading

Some sharing options...
Posted in LENTCAzT, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, PODCAzT | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

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.

Some sharing options...
Posted in Benedict XVI | Tagged | 3 Comments

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.
In gratitude especially to benefactors who help me and this blog, during Lent I’m once again offering 5 minute daily podcasts to encourage you in your own … Continue reading

Some sharing options...
Posted in LENTCAzT, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, PODCAzT | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

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.
In gratitude especially to benefactors who help me and this blog, during Lent I’m once again offering 5 minute daily podcasts to encourage you in your own … Continue reading

Some sharing options...
Posted in LENTCAzT, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, PODCAzT | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments