Daily Archives: 8 December 2021

Happy Birthday Blog! Sweet 16.

Happy Sweet 16th birthday to this blog. I cannot say adequately how grateful I am to you, especially long-time readers.  It’s like a parish which has developed over the years. To my benefactors, those who have been sending ad hoc … Read More

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A chessy post not without obiter dicta – UPDATED (more pics)

UPDATE 9 Dec 21: One of you wrote: “But Father! But Father!  You showed interior of the finished board and some pieces, but you didn’t show a photo of it set up!  Inquiring minds…” Okay,  that’s fair.  Scroll to the … Read More

Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, Chess, What Fr. Z is up to | Tagged
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Daily Rome Shot 354

Photo by The Great Roman™ Today’s Fervorino.

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8 Dec 2021 – LAST DAY of the Year of St. Joseph – O Patron of the Church, O Terror of Demons, pray for us!

According to the decree for the Year of St. Joseph, for the 150th anniversary of the Proclamation of Joseph as Patron of the Universal Church, TODAY – 8 Dec 2021 – is the LAST day of the Holy Year. I … Read More

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Collegium Sanctorum Angelorum – 4-year traditional college – seeking help. Do you know about it? If not, click and look!

I bring this to the attention of the readership… it could be there is a hungry biology teacher out there who desires Traditional sacred worhsip. Howdy Father, I hope you are doing well. I am writing to you again concerning … Read More

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ADVENTCAzT 2021: 11 – Wednesday 2nd Week of Advent – Immaculate Conception

One of a series of 5 minute daily podcasts during Advent 2021. Today we hear from Pius Parsch about why the Feast of the Immaculate Conception is in Advent. Dom Prosper Gueranger waxes eloquent about our good fortune. St. Ignatius … Read More

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