Daily Archives: 14 December 2014

ASK FATHER: Mistake about minister of Sacrament of Matrimony and validity

From a reader… QUAERITUR: When making vows at a Catholic Wedding in a Catholic Church if a Groom genuinly beleives that the officiating priest at a wedding is the minister of the Sacrement of Matromony, and not the bride and … Read More

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Succisa virescit: Another parish church reborn after destruction

The other day I posted about the rebuilding of a little parish church which had burned a few years ago on Christmas Eve.  The rebuilding was quite the success.  E cineribus resurgit. I see now that another parish church, destroyed – … Read More

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Nota bene: Apostolic Visitation of US sisters and CDF scrutiny of LCWR are NOT the same

There is some speculation about what may be said on 16 December in Rome about the Apostolic Visitation that was conducted of communities of women religious in these USA by the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of … Read More

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My View For Awhile: last trip edition

Off again, hopefully for the last trip of the calendar year! And boarded… I’m reading Peter Kwasniewski’s new book. HERE UPDATE: Upgraded. I’m reminded of the big band song from WWII. “You’re 1-A in the Army, but you’re A-1 in … Read More

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