Daily Archives: 7 March 2020

Amazing video clip from a movie!

As people (read: bishops, chanceries) freak out over coronavirus, I offer this, which I picked up from a Tweet.  I don’t know what the movie is.  Anyone? He’s sweating.  Maybe he has The VIRUS! Meanwhile, lighter fare for those of you … Continue reading

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PRIESTS! BISHOPS! ACTION ITEM! Ideas, some novel, some not so novel, for increasing CONFESSIONS

Have I ever urged you … GO CONFESSION! Yes, I believe I have. I have also urged priests and bishops to preach, teach, admonish, in season and out, about the Sacrament of Penance and to hear confessions.  Get into the … Continue reading

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The next Synod (“walking together”) will be about the Synod. No! Really!

This is not from Eye of the Tiber or The Onion… From CNA: Pope Francis announces a 2022 synod on synodality Vatican City, Mar 7, 2020 / 05:00 am (CNA).- The next ordinary Synod of Bishops will be a synod … Continue reading

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LENTCAzT 2020: 11 – Ember Saturday in the 1st Week of Lent: The goal is transfiguration

It’s Ember Saturday in the 1st Week of Lent. The Roman Station is San Pietro in Vaticano. Today we hear about the logic of the Ember Days and the progression of thought from the 1st Sunday of Lent to today, … Continue reading

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