Daily Archives: 20 May 2011

Abuse Reaches Home

I shared with my wife the horrific news of a priest friend of ours charged with possession of child porn. My daughter overheard it. That was not good. I found the trail on dotCommonweal in one of the usual threads … Continue reading

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Going to Monarch School

Queen Elizabeth’s trip to Ireland wasn’t really on my radar screen. Austen Ivereigh from America: Commentators on both sides of the Irish Sea are unanimous in declaring the Queen’s four-day visit to Ireland, which ended this afternoon, an extraordinary triumph, … Continue reading

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Varietates Legitimae 27: Ordering Liturgy

The Church reinforces good order from the top: 27. In the liturgy the faith of the church is expressed in a symbolic and communitarian form: This explains the need for a legislative framework for the organization of worship, the preparation … Continue reading

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