Daily Archives: 27 June 2007

Losing or Deepening a Sense of the Sacred III

I was somewhat critical of Bishop Seratelli’s opening piece on the topic of loss and recovery of a sense of the sacred. I think he does better this week, outlining some positive steps for recovering a sense of the sacred. … Continue reading

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Eucharisticum Mysterium 35: Penance and Communion

The Consilium takes a brief look at the relationship between two sacraments: 35. The eucharist should also be proposed to the faithful “as a remedy that frees us from our daily faults and preserves us from mortal sins.” [Council of … Continue reading

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Mars Rover Update

Click here for an update on the extremes of weather the Mars Rovers face in their continuing exploration of planet 4. Above are the daily charts of highs and lows for each rover over the entire surface mission for each. … Continue reading

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Scout Stole

The traditionalists among us might frown*, but I like this image from a Mass at the Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico, courtesy of fellow KC-blogger Joe. From my boyhood scouting days, I had but one friend who went to … Continue reading

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