Nov. 12, 7pm—Nov. 14, 7pm
Arkansas priest heard the call of God in early childhood – Little Rock, Ark., Nov 14, 2010 / 01:06 pm ( CNA ).- Father Donald Murrin, SVD, pastor of St. Peter Church and St. Raphael Church in Pine Bluff, Arkansas never wavered
At Angelus, Pope encourages Haitian and Iraqi disaster victims – Vatican City, Nov 14, 2010 / 11:46 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Benedict XVI noted several special causes for prayer after he recited the Angelus at noon on Nov. 14. He
Cardinal calls Spain to put Pope’s message into practice – Madrid, Spain, Nov 12, 2010 / 10:02 pm ( CNA ).- In a recent message, Cardinal Lluis Martinez Sistach of Barcelona, Spain emphasized the importance of Pope Benedict
Catholics to celebrate St. Elizabeth of Hungary, princess who embraced poverty – CNA STAFF, Nov 14, 2010 / 07:51 am ( CNA ).- On Nov. 17, the Catholic Church will celebrate the life and example of St. Elizabeth of Hungary, a medieval noblewoman who
Christian tradition can purify new forms of communication, Pope explains – Vatican City, Nov 13, 2010 / 11:41 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- New forms of communication must be humanizing or they will increase “confusion and solitude” among their users,
Converting Anglican bishop says papal action changed the landscape – Richborough, England, Nov 14, 2010 / 06:45 pm ( CNA ).- The Anglican Bishop of Richborough told his flock that he plans to become Catholic because Pope Benedict XVI’s
Diocesan schools in Biloxi establish guidelines regarding bullying – Biloxi, Miss., Nov 13, 2010 / 01:15 pm ( CNA ).- In accordance with a new Mississippi law, diocesan schools are working to establish guidelines regarding bullying and
Injured from Baghdad cathedral attack brought to Rome for treatment – Rome, Italy, Nov 13, 2010 / 04:30 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- A total of 26 of those injured in terrorist attacks on Baghad’s Our Lady of Deliverance Church on Oct. 31 have
Pope Benedict notes agriculture’s importance on Italy’s Thanksgiving Day – Vatican City, Nov 14, 2010 / 04:01 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Giving thanks to God for “the fruit of the earth and of human work,” Pope Benedict has called agriculture an
Proposed Catholic-Reformed agreement on Baptism would be ‘milestone’ – Washington D.C., Nov 13, 2010 / 06:18 pm ( CNA ).- A new accord between U.S. Catholic leaders and Reformed churches would be a “milestone in the ecumenical journey” and
US bishops hold exorcism training prior to fall meeting – Washington D.C., Nov 13, 2010 / 08:06 am ( CNA ).- The U.S. bishops are sponsoring a two-day exorcism training in order to teach more priests how to perform the rite.
33d Sunday: Be Not Afraid! Happy Priest on the Hope of the Second Coming – During his long pontificate, Pope John Paul II called us to the new evangelization, and he urged us to set our …
And With Your Spirit: Happy Priest on Preparing for the New Translation of the Mass – At the root of our present liturgical crisis within the ordinary form of the Roman Rite is not the form in and of …
Opinion: New TSA Security Measures Go Too Far: Seen Naked or ‘Enhanced’ Pat-Down? I’ll Drive, Thanks – The reports concerning the Transportation Security Administration’s new airport security …
Nov 13 – Homily: Seek the Faithful Virgin – We must turn to the Virgin of perfect faith, asking for the grace to serve God in faith until our last day. Ave Maria! St. Frances Xavier Cabrini – Mass: OF, – Readings:
WaPo: Obama Should Be a One-Termer – You’ve got to know that the White House is in a tizzy about this editorial. Shocking is the word that comes to mind. Granted that it’s by moderate Democrats Pat Caddell
Bleg for My Sweetie – Danielle Bean: Please take a 2-minute survey! | My husband and a colleague of his are designing a multi-media middle school science course for homeschooling families.
Christ The Mirror – Rebecca Teti: on Bl. Marguerite d’Oignt | Have you noticed the Holy Father has been doing a series of Audiences on women saints? This week he took a break to reflect on
How’s the Laundry Looking? – Danielle Bean: Coffee Talk: Homemaking | (Join each day’s Coffee Talk discussion: Mon: Parenting; Tues: Open Forum; Wed: NFP; Thu: Marriage; Fri: Education; Sat/Sun:
This Day God Gives Me – Lisa Hendey: A song for Saturday | This week, we revisit one of our favorites – L’Angelus – with a live performance of a beautiful favorite. As we prepare to celebrate
Tip of My Tongue – Rebecca Teti: | Last Spring I was having dinner in New York with my aunt and her cousin. I was relaying some anecdote and got stuck on a word. In my head I knew what I
Mohrmann Translation of the Roman Breviary – I have a spare copy of The Roman Breviary: An Approved English Translation complete in one volume from the official text of the Breviarium Romanum authorized by the Holy
An Apologetics Primer on Explaining the Communion of Saints to Protestants – Every Sunday, millions of Christians around the world recite the Creed, professing their belief in the “communion of saints.” Few realize the importance of this phrase,
Mount Vesuvius & Pompeii – Incredible and expansive ruins of Roman Pompeii near modern Naples Italy. Mount Vesuvius blew it’s top five miles away and dumped over 15 feet of ash and pumice biting
Pope’s Blessing, Catacombs & more! What a day! – First full day in Rome. Our group had a great day. I’ve captured it on video so you can share it with us. Started out with a great breakfast before our tour of the
Protesting TSAs Naked Scanners and Invasive Patdowns – PILOTS, PASSENGERS RAGE AT NEW NAKED SCANNERS, PATDOWNS… I will join them! Click to view story:
Roughing it in Pompeii – Lunch in Pompeii. We’re roughing it on this portion of our pilgrimage.
Sick of Sloppy RCIA Materials? – The 60’s are over! All the watershed they left behind should be thrown away. You don’t have to have sloppy, watered-down, fuzzy, quasi-Catholic RCIA material any more.
Exquisite! – Via dotcommonweal , noting the passing of composer Henryk Górecki (and also via the Digitalnun Daily which I urge you to subscribe to. This is heart-stoppingly
Like Sgt Schultz, I know nothing! – For those of you looking for Gateway Pundit and heading over here to ask me about it, the answer is, I am so much in my own little world and busy with my own work that I
Out of Iraq: the Gospel Message Writ Large – UPDATED – Our Lady of Salvation Church, Iraq In the gospels, Our Lord made it very clear that to claim His salvation and his Name was to put oneself at odds with the world. His
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REFUTING A PROTESTANT CLAIM THAT CATHOLIC TEACHING IS COMPLICATED – Text of an Old Catechism depicting through art the Creation Narrative. Dax Lagos said… Father Abe good day. Please comment on this: “You Catholics are so complicated.
A forgotten award – His Hermeneuticalness reminded me of a great award for certain bishops. In this case, Fr. Finigan awarded it to Bp. Robert Morlino of Madison, WI. Good award. Good
Holy Father speak on use of the internet and then … LITURGY – The Holy Father made some comments about the use of the internet. From AFP: VATICAN CITY (AFP) – Pope Benedict XVI on Saturday warned that the Internet does not make
Mary’s ultrasound – I saw this poster in a Catholic parish in London: This is going to annoy some people. I love it.
QUAERITUR: Our “presider” for this “liturgy” … as “we” pray the Eucharistic Prayer… – From a reader: Today at Mass, the lector introduced Father as the “presider.” Is it more proper to call the priest a presider or a celebrant? And Father said, “As we
Saturday: Heading into London, again – I am feeling well enough to head into town for a while. I’ll probably find a bite and then go either to the V&A or perhaps the National Gallery for the Canaletto
Thank you – I love this photo. Korean War Vets.
The more things change… – When I visited the offices of The Catholic Herald yesterday, I had a chance to see bound and archived editions of the paper from yesteryear. I took a look at the paper
Video about St. Michael’s Abbey, Norbertines in California – I really admire the way some traditional groups are using new technology to get the word out about their communities, their apostolates and their products by which they
WDTPRS Collect 33rd Sunday of Ordinary Time: devotion – COLLECT – (2002MR): Da nobis, quaesumus, Domine Deus noster, in tua semper devotione gaudere, quia perpetua est et plena felicitas, si bonorum omnium iugiter serviamus