Daily Archives: 30 July 2020

ACTION ITEM! Prayers for Msgr. Charles Pope, tested positive for COVID

The website of St. Cyprian parish in Washington DC reported a couple days back that my friend Msgr. Charles Pope has tested positive for the Coronavirus, COVID. They and all the rectory inhabitants will have to quarantine themselves for a … Read More

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Fr. Z Swag In The Wild

Someone spotted Z-Swag “in the wild” and sent me a screenshot.  This is from a video, HERE.  An interview by Taylor Marshall with a young fellow, Cameron O’Hearn.  Apparently he is making a documentary – news to me! – about … Read More

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URGENT PRAYER REQUEST FOR A DYING PRIEST: Fr. Charles Briggs

My good friend Fr. Tim Finigan has, at his excellent blog The Hermeneutic of Continuity, a sad piece of news about a mutual friend, and a fine priest, Fr. Charles Briggs, P.P. of Chistlehurst.  Fr. Briggs is the last days of … Read More

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LAUNCH! PERSEVERANCE has MOXIE

This morning I arose to view the launch of the Mars rover Perseverance.  It’s on its way to Jezero Crater. An Atlas V took the rover up. As I write, we are waiting for the Centaur rocket to burn. The … Read More

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