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Today’s Fervorino, including Prayer against the Pandemic from after Mass.

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Photo by The Great Roman™ Daily Mass Fervorino. The book I mentioned by Kennedy Hall from good old faithful TAN, Terror of Demons: Reclaiming Traditional Catholic Masculinity. Effeminacy is undermining and sapping the vigor from the Church and larger society. It … Read More

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Today’s Fervorino.

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Photo by The Great Roman™ Daily Mass Fervorino. OPPORTUNITY 10% off with code: FATHERZ10

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Today’s daily Mass Fervorino.

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Photo by The Great Roman™ Today’s Fervorino… there was a buffering problem and part was cut off.

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Today’s Fervorino.

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Photo by The Great Roman™ Today’s Mass Fervorino. Intention: Deceased Benefactors. OPPORTUNITY 10% off with code: FATHERZ10

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Photo by The Great Roman™ Today’s Daily Mass Fervorino. Intention: Benefactors Prayers added:

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Photo by The Great Roman™ Today’s Daily Mass Fervorino. Intention: Benefactors Prayers added: For enemies

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Today’s Mass Fervorino Intention: Benefactors Prayers Added: For enemies

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OH THE HUMANITY! Overcoming a dire casearian lacuna.

There are serious problems in the world today.  For example, at the grocery store I was recently confronted with this dire turn of fate’s merciless wheel. There is, it seems, a nationwide shortage of… CREAM CHEESE. Good grief… it’s like… … Read More

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“But ‘Father’! But ‘Father!'”, some cringing papalatrous toadies are yammering

I saw this interesting factoid at Rorate Caeli (which Introit we have this week). From the Diary of Saint Faustina Kowalska: What is this?  A… synchronicity?  A coincidence pure and simple?  A foreshadowing?  A divine breadcrumb? “But ‘Father’! But ‘Father!’”, … 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

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Wherein National ‘c’atholic Fishwrap’s own Wile E. Coyote “oopses” himself. Fr. Z explains.

The Fishwrap is known by various monikers.  The editors call it the National catholic Reporter in defiance of a decree of their local bishop of the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph, Bp. Helmsing, who ordered them to remove “Catholic” from their … Read More

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Two fascinating posts about liturgy, inculturation, papal ceremony. Wherein Fr. Z rants with the help of the Blessed Apostle Paul.

I direct the readership’s attention to two brilliant posts by Shawn Tribe at Liturgical Arts Journal. The first presents music from the 19th c. for the Requiem Mass – appropriate for November – in the Mohawk and Algonquin language.   Jesuit … Read More

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ASK FATHER: What if there were no Pope for a long period? Where in Fr. Z rants.

From a reader… QUAERITUR: A hypothetical: Let’s suppose Pope F decides to resign but for some reason (war, political/religious ) there will not be a conclave. For the time being, could be years ,  no conclave  is in sight. The … Read More

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A tribute to my mother on my birthday

I’ve posted this before, but it bears posting again. Today is my birthday, but it’s also my mother‘s birthday, in the sense that she gave birth to me.  She did most of the work that day.  Birthdays are as much … Read More

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