Daily Archives: 2 August 2021

Fr. Z with a question

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“Blessed are the PACE makers.” Make A Plan for Family Communications:

Disasters always happen to other people, until they happen to you. When crunch time comes, comms are important. You need… stop and read that again… YOU NEED a plan. A PACE Plan, or Primary, Alternate, Contingency, and Emergency Plan. I … Read More

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Daily Rome Shot 235

Photo by Bree Dail.

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Fr. Angel Sotelo – RIP

Dear readers…. A friend of many years, and a long-time participant here, Fr. Angel Sotelo died yesterday. He suffered with cancer and recently had serious surgery.  He didn’t make it past cancer… … but I am confident that he made … Read More

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2 August: St. Alphonsus Liguori, Doctor “Zelantissimus” … who bilocated

Today in the traditional Roman calendar is the Feast of St. Alphonsus (1696–1787), Doctor “Zelantissimus” of the Church, founder of the Redemptorists, Bishop of Sant’Agata de’ Goti.  In the Novus Ordo calendar, his feast is 1 August. St. Alphonsus has … Read More

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2 August until midnight: “Portiuncula” Plenary (or Partial) Indulgence

From midnight 1 August to midnight today, 2 August, you can gain the “Portinuncula” Indulgence. This indulgence seems to have been granted directly by Christ Himself in an appearance to St. Francis.  The Lord them told Francis to go to Pope Honorius III, … Read More

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