Daily Archives: 21 November 2009


Vespers having been recited, I am now enjoying a fire and British detective series on DVD. I can’t believe that photo is from my phone…. anyway… And it’s deer season! It sounds like a war zone around here right now.  … Read More

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Benedict XVI grants an audience to Archbp. Williams

From today’s meeting between His Holiness the Vicar of Christ and the Anglican Archbishop of Canterbury:

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Taking HIM to the streets in Kansas City with the Catholic Youth

From The Catholic Key of Kansas City, MO. The National Catholic Youth Conference is in full swing.

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Wherein Fr. Z rants about our Catholic identity and dangerous times

In another entry, about the priest/penitent privilege and a state’s violation of the same we read: I don’t believe it is likely that secret eavesdropping on conversations between priests and penitents is a growing trend in this country, but the … Read More

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Priest/penitent privilege and a state’s violation of the Seal

From ZENIT comes this about an attack on the Sacrament of Penance and the privilege of priests not to be forced by law to reveal confessions. This is an interview.  My emphases and comments. Seal of Confession Goes on Trial … Read More

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Series of columns on ZENIT: The Priest in the Eucharistic Celebration

From ZENIT with my emphases and comments: The Priesthood and the Mass Theologian Notes the Priest’s Privileged Role By Father Mauro Gagliardi VATICAN CITY, NOV. 20, 2009 (Zenit.org).- Benedict XVI proclaimed, as everyone knows, the Year for Priests (June 2009-June … Read More

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Ohhhhhh… no. That’s just… wrong!

Am I off base here or is this just… wrong? This comes to you from purity solutions: "artistic World-Class Churchware Proudly Mass in the USA for Over 60 Years". D’ya s’pose they have a ShamWOW in liturgical colors for those … Read More

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