Daily Archives: 27 December 2005

A Bit of Sociology

Vatican II called for training seminarians in psychology and sociology, but somehow neglected to mention updating the already-ordained in these disciplines. I had a nice chat with our diocese’s most recently ordained deacon (on his way to the presbyterate) last … Continue reading

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Moons

Some of last week’s work from Cassini: First, tiny Atlas caught with Saturn’s rings nearly edge-on: Here’s a crescent Tethys. The sun is low on some cratered terrain, but also a valley. I think it’s part of Ithaca Chasma. Surface … Continue reading

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Five Weird Habits

From Lee: Rules: “The first player of this game starts with the topic ‘five weird habits of yourself,’ and people who get tagged need to write an entry about their five weird habits as well as state this rule clearly. … Continue reading

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