Tag Archives: St. Gregory Nazianzen

LENTCAzT 2019 42 – Tuesday of Holy Week: It wasn’t a suggestion

Today is Tuesday of Holy Week.  The Roman Station is Santa Prisca. St. Gregory of Nazinazus scares the tar out of us.

In honor of Notre-Dame de Paris, something from a disc of music from the Maitrise de Notre-Dame … Continue reading

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WDTPRS Ascension – Our humanity, “raised beyond the heights of archangels”

On my planet, this coming Sunday is the 7th Sunday after Easter, Ascension Thursday having fallen on Thursday. In most places Ascension Thursday has been transferred to Sunday, but not with malice.  The notion the bishops had was to expose … Continue reading

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Christ is born, astrology dies – a comment on the Pope’s new book about Jesus

First, if you plan to buy the Holy Father’s new book online, will you please my links?  You’ll get your book quickly and at a good price and I will also benefit.  Thanks! US hardcover HERE.  Kindle HERE. Unabridged audio … Continue reading

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A St. Andrew’s Day surprise

Did any of you notice this? This took me a bit by surprise. Card. Bertone went to Kazakhstan and gave the Orthodox Church there a major relic of St. Andrew from those venerated in Amalfi. I recall a few years … Continue reading

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