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New iPhone/iPad app for The Catholic Herald and a sneaky way to get it cheaper

The best Catholic weekly in the UK, The Catholic Herald, now has a spiffy app for your iPhone and iPad.
You can find it HERE.  To see the whole paper you have to get a subscription.
I have used the app now … Continue reading

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REVIEW: 1962 Roman Breviary iPhone app

The Franciscan Friars of the Immaculate created an app for the 1962 Breviarium Romanum.  It is now available, FREE, for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.
This may be a way for some of you to get more familiar with the … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Eucharistic Adoration for the first time: use an iPhone?

From a reader:
My confessor strongly recommended I spend time in adoration. I’ve been hesitant because I’ve never done it before, but I decided to do it tonight after Mass. I just have one problem…
What exactly am I supposed to do … Continue reading

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REVIEW UPDATE: Confession app for iPhone now for Android

Remember that iPhone app intended to help people make a good confession?
It is now released for Android as well.
The developer wrote to say that they had added the ability to add a “count” for the sins, to help people confess … Continue reading

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iPhone alarm glitch

Those of you who have iPhones… have you noticed a glitch in the alarm function since the first of the year?
My alarms have not rung either yesterday or today.   It is a good thing I woke up when I did!
Heard … Continue reading

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Not the direction I usually want to launch my phone!

This is definitely for your Just Too Cool file.
From cultofmac comes this great story:
Father and Son Launch iPhone, HD Video Camera into Space
By Adam Rosen (4:00 am, Oct. 12, 2010)
Taking their iPhone Where No iDevice Has Gone Before, a father … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: use of iPhone, hand-held for liturgical readings

From a reader:
One sees the Magnificat missalettes in the hands of lots of folks at daily Mass nowadays. With its beautifully presented (briefer) morning/evening/night prayers from which many (like me) have gone on to the LOH or DO, plus the … Continue reading

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iBreviary iPhone app… free?

I received an SMS saying that the iPhone app "iBreviary" is free right now.
I have mixed views of iBreviary, frankly. 
At first, it was quite promising. 
Many languages were promised including Latin.
But most of the time the Latin was never … Continue reading

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Rest assured

At the airport off to Philadelphia. Security was a ZOO, but within it is rather calm. Go figure.
Many people here had to change flights because of snow on the east coast of the USA.
With that in mind I … Continue reading

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“And he returned home, tired but happy!”

My iPhone had its own version of Ferris Bueler’s Day Off.
But it is now safely back in my hands.
FedEx came today with my iPhone, sent by the Lost and Found office of DIA.

I was for a a very short time … Continue reading

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