Daily Archives: 7 January 2012

1st Vespers for Holy Family (BrevRom): “ineffable” sighting

For my weary brethren, 1st Vespers for Holy Family from the Breviarium Romanum.  I sing the hymn and recite the rest.  FOLLOW ALONG. There is a prime use of “ineffable”. The hymn is beautiful in both words and melody.  Here … Read More

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QUAERITUR: Friday fish and chips cooked in beef fat? WDTPRS POLL: “meatless Fridays”.

POLL BELOW! From a reader: I was watching TV last night & on the program they were talking about fish & chips fried in rendered beef fat at a restaurant. Fish & Chips is one of my favorite Friday dishes … Read More

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This is the stack on my desk at my left elbow. And this isn’t even my “to read” stack! You can tell I was working on something at the time these started to pile up.

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Archbp. Nienstedt building unity among clergy in favor of the defense of marriage Amendment in Minnesota..

Archbishop John Nienstedt of St. Paul and Minneapolis and the Minnesota Catholic Conference have nailed their colors to the mast.  WDTPRS will go to the wall to help his efforts. They are spearheading promotion of an amendment to the Constitution … Read More

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Sixth former Anglican Bishop received into the Catholic Church

Benedict XVI is the Pope of Christian Unity. I received this press release from the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham in England. Another Anglican bishop answers Pope Benedict’s call to unity Former Anglican monk and bishop, Robert Mercer, has … Read More

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A note from the “Soap Sisters”. Classy!

I had a wonderful surprise from The Dominican Nuns of the Monastery of Our Lady of the Rosary in Summit, NJ.  They are the “Soap Sisters” who produce Seignadou Soap to help keep life and limb together. They sent me … Read More

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