Daily Archives: 13 June 2009

Macho Hymnody

Jimmy Mac sent this link for top ten macho hymns for men, from Sorted, a Brit faith magazine for men. 1. Onward Christian Soldiers 2. And Can it Be 3. Guide Me O Thy Great Redeemer (a real man would … Continue reading

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Anonymity in Blogging

Some discussion here and there about some conservative blogger who outed some liberal blogger, then apologized for it later. People on the internet are anonymous, pseudonymous, and more-or-less real as they present themselves. Their choice–in theory I have no problem … Continue reading

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RCIA 75.2: Community and the Spiritual Journey

75.2 may be the broadest of the four ways, as it covers the communal dimension of faith formation. By definition, this covers liturgy, catechesis, and the life of charity. But there are some important principles which we can tease out … Continue reading

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Cup and Music

So the Cup goes to Pittsburgh, one of the few teams in the NHL I follow. Back to the 70’s, when after listening to my favorite team finish up, I would scan the AM broadcast band on my vacuum-tube radio … Continue reading

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