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Happy Birthday Universe!

Fun!
This is from History:
On this day in 4977 B.C., the universe is created, according to German mathematician and astronomer Johannes Kepler, considered a founder of modern science. Kepler is best known for his theories explaining the motion of planets.
Kepler was … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 2017 34 – Monday – 5th Week of Lent, Passiontide: The Creator Savior

Today is Monday in the 5th Week of Lent. It’s Passiontide.  The Roman Station is St. Chrysogonus.
We are getting close. Should this be a PASSIONCAzT? That might garner more attention.
GO TO CONFESSION!
Today we hear something a little Christmasy.  But there’s … Continue reading

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Implore “pardon for the sins committed against the world”? Wherein Fr. Z rants.

The Church will observe a “World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation” on 1 September, as has been the custom in the Orthodox Church for some time.
Pope Francis, in his letter about this event to Card. Turkson (President of … Continue reading

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Laudato si’ 75 and 77 – Creation has a Creator

In another post I mentioned the Stream piece which points out 11 great moments in the new encyclical Laudato si’.
Here is one of the good moments.  Read:

(1) Creation has a Creator, and is more than just “nature-plus-evolution”:
(75) A spirituality which forgets God … Continue reading

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Ecce vide, pulchra sumus

In rooting around in my things while writing an article for the paper, I found a great quote of Augustine.
For Augustine all created things in the universe, even inanimate things, both give witness to God and give Him glory.
“Respondent tibi … Continue reading

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