Daily Archives: 16 November 2009

Move Over Marty; It’s The Plastic

A link between feminized boys and contemporary music has yet to be made. But researchers from my undergrad alma mater have called into question shower curtains, vinyl floors, and other plastics to which little boys are exposed. When I was … Continue reading

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RCIA 215-216: Celebration of Confirmation

After baptism and the “explanatory” rites follows the celebration of confirmation: 215. In accord with the ancient practice followed in the Roman liturgy, adults are not to be baptized without receiving confirmation immediately afterward, unless some serious reason stands in … Continue reading

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Let’s Trade

As of this hour, Zenit has more coverage of the USCCB meeting than CNS. But I’m sure the various internet sources will pick up the pace as the week trundles on. An interesting bit from Cardinal George, who thinks it’s … Continue reading

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