Daily Archives: 16 September 2011

Great photos of Card. Burke’s Mass at Fontgombault

NLM has some spiffing eye-candy photos of Holy Mass celebrated by His Eminence Raymond Card. Burke in the beautiful medieval church at the French monastery of Fontgombault.  There are beautiful vestments as well. And yes, there is a cappa magna. … Read More

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Four Words Which Can Complicate Your Day

How about these: Bank 1 Oxygen Sensor. Grrrrrrr

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QUAERITUR: Some history on meatless Fridays

From a priest: Dear Father Zuhlsdorf, thank you for the great apostolic work you do every day. Your blog has been an orientation and a spiritual help for me since my days in seminary. And it is great fun, too! … Read More

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First Tonsure, Minor Orders, Eye Infections and a WDTPRS POLL

The minor orders were suppressed in the Latin Church in 1972. Who knows if, down the line, through some gravitational pull exerted through the slowly increasing use of the Extraordinary Form and a greater focus on continuity with our tradition, … Read More

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Have a meatless day!

GMTA. Over at His Hermeneuticalness’s place we find a photo of eggs and toast.  “But Father! But Father!”, I thought.  “I also had an egg and toast today!”  Then, I continued needlessly, “Why?  I’ll tell you why.  Which it’s Friday, … Read More

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