Daily Archives: 9 October 2012

The Synod so far: something missing….

As you know, the Synod of Bishops in meeting in Rome, again.  The theme this time: The New Evangelization for the Transmission of the Christian Faith So far in the interventions (speeches) HERE I have not yet seen any mention … Read More

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Jon O’Brien’s (“catholics For Choice”) spittle-flecked nutty in HuffPo about Sr. Walsh’s remarks

HuffPo has posted a spittle-flecked nutty from  Jon O’Brien, president of the disgusting pro-abortion catholic group, Catholics … catholics For Choice. O’Brien’s nutty was sparked by a post on the USCCB blog by Sr. Mary Ann Walsh. Sr. Walsh wrote: “Going to … Read More

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Fr. John Hunwicke – redivivus

I was delighted to see an old RSS feed come back to life today after a long hiatus. Fr. John Hunwicke, now a Catholic priest, has resumed posting to his blog now called Fr Hunwicke’s Mutual Enrichment, though it has … Read More

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Blog mechanical notes and a comment on registration

Some people wrote that the blog was loading slowly.  Today I upgraded a few plugins and also the mobile theme.  Hopefully the blog is now a little faster and the mobile theme still easy to use. Quite a few new … Read More


Reason #756 for why Anglicans must issue “Romanorum coetibus”

On his way out, Anglican Archbp. Rowan Williams really has to get his crew to issue Romanorum coetibus.  No, really.   They are so very… progressive.  They are so far ahead of us Catholics. For example, I read in The … Read More

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What happened to popular devotions and piety? A Cardinal opines.

During the Year of Faith we should work to revive popular piety and communual devotions. A friend in Rome, Fabricius Magnus, sent me the following: Sandro Magister has an article related to the pope’s visit to Loreto and reports of … Read More

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