Daily Archives: 2 February 2014

D. Buffalo: Flash “Mass mobs” continue to help dying parishes

Do you remember the story I posted about flash “Mass mobs” being organized to inject some life into dying parishes in Buffalo, NY? ¡Vaya lío! Flash ‘Mass Mobs’ help struggling parishes. There is an update story from AP. Mass mobs … Read More

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Francis: “Can you imagine a Church without nuns?” Fr. Z gives his view.

Pope Francis has made it clear that he considers dimly women religious who are not fruitful. He has admonished nuns not to be “zitelle… spinsters, old maids, biddies”. To be called “una zitella” isn’t a compliment in Italian. “But Father! … Read More

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“Novus Ordo Priest” learns the TLM. Holiness ensues.

I have been urging you not to let up.  Liberals think they have the big mo.  HA! Do not give out. Do not give up.  Do not give in.  Press forward.  Be encouraging to your priests.  Be supportive.  Give and … Read More

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Your Sunday Sermon Notes

This Sunday is the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord, also called the Purification. Did you hear a particularly good point in the sermon you heard at Mass to fulfill your Sunday obligation? Meanwhile, here is something for your … Read More