Daily Archives: 23 October 2013

Rome Update: Of chasubles and cheese

Even though we have apparently now moved into a time when nothing can be beautiful again in the liturgy and we are entirely focused on cars with at least 100k miles, market forces are till at work in Rome. I … Read More

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REMINDER: Bl. Karl of Austria Events (23 Oct in NJ and 28 in NYC) et al.

Last week I posted a note from my good friend, Fr. Robert Pasley, pastor of Mater Ecclesiae Parish about the Pontifical Low Mass (Extraordinary Form) and Conference there on Blessed Karl of Austria. This is a reminder that the Mass … Read More

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Colorado city officials forbid “Jesus” on cemetery grave marker

From Todd Starnes at Townhall: City-Owned Cemetery Refuses to Engrave ‘Jesus’ on Preacher’s Wife’s Headstone The family of a Colorado preacher’s wife is still fuming after the director of the city-owned cemetery refused to engrave her final resting place with … Read More

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Bp. Paprocki: same-sex marriage activists no to be admitted to cathedral

Bp. Paprocki seems to be a “hard identity” Catholic. We need “hard identity” Catholicism. That doesn’t mean being mean. That means being clear. “Hard identity” Catholicism doesn’t reject compassion or diplomacy or joy. That’s what liberals do. “Hard identity” Catholics … Read More

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Events of terrible beauty

One of these days, there will be another Carrington Event. There will be a huge coronal mass ejection from your planet’s yellow star that strikes your planet square on.  The result will be a vast electromagnetic pulse which fries almost … Read More

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Prayer before connecting to the internet – 2 new languages!

My page with all the translations is HERE. You can always find it by going to the list of Pages at the bottom of this blog. I often forget to pray before using the internet. I often fail in charity … Read More

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Here’s an idea

In my reading today, I discovered that the website for Obamacare – you know, the one that doesn’t work – has cost taxpayers over $300 million dollars. $300 million.  For the website alone. It could actually be a lot more … Read More

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