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January 1, 1970 Archives

A Belgian Puzzle

posted by awelborn

Some Belgian clergy are quite supportive of the causes of immigrants: The Belgian Bishops have opened their churches to illegal immigrants in order to pressurize the Belgian authorities to allow the immigrants to stay in the country. Most of the […]

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Coronation Mass

posted by awelborn

Great attention being paid to the use of Mozart’s Coronation Mass for Saturday’s Mass at St. Peter’s commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Swiss Guard. Gerald of the Closed Cafeteria has photos and links here. Fr. Z of "What Does […]

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Get a taste…

posted by awelborn

In the LATimes story I linked below, there’s a link to a clip from the film, in which Teabing "explains" The Last Supper to Sophie…

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Hello, Texas! Good-bye, Texas!

posted by awelborn

Everything went well yesterday, despite potential disaster. The disaster being, of course, that my flight was radically delayed – at first they told us it was the incoming flight being delayed. Okay, we were still on track at that point. […]

Lost and Found

posted by awelborn

A remarkable story from the LA Times about a music festival in Bolivia – one fruit of the reducciones The melodious spirit of this merry Jesuit has been much in evidence here for 10 days as hundreds of musicians from […]

This time…

posted by awelborn

…an approved bishop Tomorrow at 9am, in the Cathedral of Shenyang (Liaoning, north-east China), there will be another episcopal ordination: Fr Paul Pei Junmin will be consecrated as coadjutor bishop of Shenyang by the ordinary bishop, Mgr Jin Peixian. The […]

Mail Bag

posted by awelborn

Where is your proof that what was said in the DA VINCI CODE  is wrong and what about the fact that there are missing gospels from the bible or what about the FACT that the bible is missing parts of […]

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There is nothing I shall want
A couple of weeks ago, a memorial Mass for Michael was held here in Birmingham at the Cathedral. The bishop presided and offered a very nice, even charming homily in which he first focused on the Scripture readings of the day, and then turned to ...

posted 9:24:16am Mar. 05, 2009 | read full post »

Revolutionary Road - Is it just me?
Why am I the only person I know..or even "know" in the Internet sense of "knowing"  - who didn't hate it? I didn't love it, either. There was a lot wrong with it. Weak characterization. Miscasting. Anvil-wielding mentally ill prophets.But ...

posted 9:45:04pm Mar. 04, 2009 | read full post »

Books for Lent
No, I'm not going to ask you about your Lenten reading lists...although I might.Not today, though. This post is about giving books to others. For Lent, and a long time after that. You know how it goes during Lent: Prayer, Fasting and ...

posted 9:22:07pm Mar. 04, 2009 | read full post »

Why Via Media
How about....because I'm lame and hate thinking up titles to things? No?Okay...how about...St. Benedict? Yes, yes, I know the association with Anglicanism. That wasn't invovled in my purpose in naming the joint, but if draws some Googling ...

posted 8:54:17pm Mar. 04, 2009 | read full post »

Brave Heart?
I don't know about you, but one of effects of childbirth on me was a compulsion to spill the details. All of them.The whole thing was fascinating to me, so of course I assumed everyone else should be fascinated as well in the recounting of every ...

posted 10:19:45pm Mar. 03, 2009 | read full post »

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