Daily Archives: 12 May 2017

DECREE of Pontifical Commission “Ecclesia Dei” about 13 May 2017 – Our Lady of Fatima

ORIGINALLY Published on: Apr 5, 2017 I received from the offices of the Pontifical Commission “Ecclesia Dei” the following DECREE. This decree says that on 13 May 2017, the 100th Anniversary of the apparitions at Fatima, it is granted and permitted using … Read More

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ASK FATHER: Use of the biretta at Low Mass

From a reader… a question about birettaquette. QUAERITUR: I am an avid reader of your blog and has been inspired by it. For my vacation from the seminary, I am planning to help my parish priest know how to celebrate … Read More

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Minneapolis – 13 May MORNING – TLM and Rosary Procession for 100th Anniversary of Fatima

A few days ago I mentioned the Fatima anniversary procession that will be at St. John Cantius in Chicago.  That’s be great.  Also, I will be speaking in Grand Rapids, MI. I just learned that in Minneapolis (my native place), a … Read More

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Your Fatima 100th Anniversary Events

Far and wide we are celebrating the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the apparitions of Our Lady at Fatima. I think the event of Fatima is an important ongoing event into our own time. How are you observing this event?  Any changes … Read More

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IN THE WILD! Clement XIV goes to ROME!

Fr. Hunwicke was kind enough to remind us all that 28 May is the anniversary of the election to the See of Peter of the great Pope Clement XIV, Papa Ganganelli. I noted in a comment there that one person obtained a stein … Read More

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“Ad orientem” – No more excuses!

I’m having a really hard day, but this lifted my spirits. From a priest friend: That settles it. No more excuses!

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The Miracle for the canonization of Jacinta and Francesco

For a while now, I have been looking for information about the miracle approved for the canonization of the two Fatima seerers, Francesco and Jacinta.  The other day in Rome I even went to the Congregation for Saints to talk … Read More

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Z’s Law strikes!

I’m experiencing Zuhlsdorf’s Law today. I’m just back from Rome.  I fly out again tomorrow.  I have an enormous To Do list and a lot of it involves internet. Today… total internet service outage where I am.   Internet, TV, phone. … Read More

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