Daily Archives: 2 June 2015

ACTION ITEM! Help a reader, an aspiring monk!

I can’t do many of these, but I can do this one. ACTION ITEM! From a reader… I will stay brief, but I want to make sure and thank you for your ministry. Your blog was a rock and a … Read More

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2 June 1865: America Civil War officially ended (and more)

150 years ago today, the American Civil War officially ended. From History: In an event that is generally regarded as marking the end of the Civil War, Confederate General Edmund Kirby Smith, commander of Confederate forces west of the Mississippi, … Read More

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ASK FATHER: Can friends of same sex “marry” to avoid deportation?

From a reader… QUAERITUR: A friend of mine is a faithful homosexual Catholic, in a committed chaste relationship with another homosexual Catholic since years [in a non-USA country]. He is [from non-USA country A] and his partner [from non-USA country B]. In accordance to … Read More

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Long-time readers here will remember my relationship with the Bugatti Veyron. Well, the Veyron has been retired and replaced by the new 150HP Chiron for a cool $2.5 million.  Since it’ll do 248 MPH it would be the perfect vehicle … Read More

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Vanity Fair and the Synod

From the often amusing Eye of the Tiber: Synod On The Family Admits New ‘Caitlyn’ Jenner Vanity Fair Cover ‘A Game Changer’ Members of the Synod on the Family scrambled to meet today to discuss what some bishops are calling … Read More

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If you are a little bored someday

If you are a little bored someday, you might watch some Calcio Fiorentino, the 16th century version of “football”:

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