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Rome 2- Day 2 & 3: Cooking up vestments and victuals

Today I stopped in at Gammarelli to talk about the upcoming pontifical set of vestments in white and I saw a relatively inexpensive rose pianera.

They will make a matching cope and have it to us by Gaudete Sunday. Hopefully in … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Can laypeople own a monstrance?

From a reader:
I trust your judgment and I would like to know if it is ok to own a miniature monstrance.  Sites online sell them. [Image attached for reference.]  It’s a miniature monstrance which is not the same as one … Continue reading

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Relics returned – remembrance of saints past

This last weekend I recovered some relics which a friend had had for some years.
Included are
St. Leo the GreatSt. Thomas AquinasSt. DominicSt. Ignatius Loyola

They are all first class relics, from bone.
They join the other great saints in the Sabine … Continue reading

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