Daily Archives: 5 June 2010

Jupiter Takes Another Shot For Us

An Australian amateur astronomer discovered an asteroid impact in Jupiter’s southern hemisphere last year. By an amazing coincidence, he caught another impact that day astronomer Heidi Hammel’s paper on the 2009 hit was published. Here’s the movie from Anthony Wesley: … Continue reading

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It’s Time to “Like” the New Roman Missal

Don’t look now: the new translation is coming to Facebook. USCCB liturgist Fr Richard Hilgartner wants you to like it: It’ll be where people can ask questions and people who support the roman missal can rally around that. He also … Continue reading

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My wife had an opportunity to visit a friend back in Kansas City, and assist in the care of some pets. She’s been gone the whole week. It sure will be good to have her home again Monday. Meanwhile the … Continue reading

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OCF 10: Words and Acts

The community at large has important tasks assigned to it. The practical side: 10. Members of the community should console the mourners with words of faith and support and with acts of kindness, for example, assisting them with some of … Continue reading

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