Daily Archives: 24 March 2022

ASK FATHER: Abstinence on a Friday of Lent that is also the Feast of the Annunciation. What to do?

From a reader… QUAERITUR: What is required / recommended regarding fasting and abstinence when a solemnity falls on a Friday in Lent? And another… I can’t make out if the Lenten Friday rule of abstinence applies to the Solemnity tomorrow? … Read More

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Help needed from EASTERN Catholics, Byzantine, Slavic about a title of the Blessed Virgin

In another post here, concern was raised about a way that the Blessed Virgin is to be addressed in the upcoming (tomorrow) Consecration of “all humanity” and “especially” Russia and Ukraine.   Mary is referred in pretty much all language versions … Read More

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A moment of joy – Your Good News

This may seem trivial in the in face of global plandemics, potential world war and a degenerating Church demographic, but good news is good news and I’ve got some. I’ve been processing boxes of books, some of which have been … Read More

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Daily Rome Shot 451, etc.

Daily Mass Sermons   (Today some stuff about angels and demons.)

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LENTCAzT 2022 – 23: Thursday 3rd Week of Lent – Love has to prove itself

Daily 5 minute podcast to encourage you in your Lenten discipline. COLLECT: San Marco STATION: Santi Cosma e Damiano TODAY: Pairs of twins. Card. Bacci instructs us about how really to love: DO SOMETHING. I use some of Card. Bacci’s … Read More

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