Daily Archives: 9 May 2020

Wherein Fr. Z rants and points a finger

In another post, I commented on some good points made by Joseph Shaw in a piece at HPR. I want to return to Shaw’s piece for some final points.  Picking up toward the end… […] It certainly would not have … Continue reading

Please share this post!
Share
Posted in "But Father! But Father!", Decorum, Hard-Identity Catholicism, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, Pò sì jiù, Priests and Priesthood, Save The Liturgy - Save The World, Seminarians and Seminaries, The Drill, The future and our choices, Wherein Fr. Z Rants | Tagged , , , , , | 31 Comments

Joseph Shaw’s HPR article has food for thought about reception of Communion during COVID-1984

A reader alerted me to a fine article at HPR by Joseph Shaw of the UK’s Latin Mass Society.  He wrote something that pertains to my look, yesterday, at the guidelines issued by the Diocese of Little Rock.  I took … Continue reading

Please share this post!
Share
Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, The Drill, The future and our choices | Tagged , | 8 Comments

9 May: St. Isaiah, Old Testament Prophet, and others

Many people don’t realize that Holy Church considers some Old Testament figures to be saints with their own feast days. We don’t celebrate them at the altar, but they have their day. Actually, if there were no other saint in … Continue reading

Please share this post!
Share
Posted in Modern Martyrs, Religious Liberty, Saints: Stories & Symbols, The Coming Storm, The future and our choices | Tagged | 2 Comments

“Scacci (-orum, m.pl.) sive ludus scaccorum est tabularis artis, ingenii, et stratagematis ludus.”

In addition to reading a lot of Latin every day, I’ve reprised the working of chess problems.  So, when I was looking back through the blog for something I had written I found some posts that I made last year … Continue reading

Please share this post!
Share
Posted in Just Too Cool, Lighter fare | Tagged | 8 Comments

9 May – HOLY MASS (TLM) St. Gregory of Nazianzus – LIVE VIDEO: 1200h CDT (GMT/UTC -5)

Will you please subscribe to my channel? HERE I will LIVE stream a Traditional Latin Mass at NOON Central Daylight Time (= GMT/UTC -5 and ROME 1900h). Today I will celebrate Mass in honor of St. Gregory of Nazianzus. NB: … Continue reading

Please share this post!
Share
Posted in Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, LIVE STREAMING | Comments Off on 9 May – HOLY MASS (TLM) St. Gregory of Nazianzus – LIVE VIDEO: 1200h CDT (GMT/UTC -5)