Daily Archives: 22 February 2011

Glory To Space

NASA’s Glory satellite lifts off tomorrow from California to find any connections between solar radiation output, human-made or natural aerosols in the upper atmosphere, and climate change on the ground. Universe Today has coverage here, too. It will be interesting … Continue reading

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GILM 20-22: Singing the Psalm

These next few paragraphs are important. How many parish music directors have read them, let alone have an awareness of them? 20. As a rule the responsorial psalm should be sung. There are two established ways of singing the psalm … Continue reading

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Intercommunion Aftermath

The Anchoress muses on the incident of a Presbyterian minister taking a leadership role with a priest at a Catholic Mass. I think Ms Scalia sidesteps the real matter: union with Rome. She and some of her commenters wonder about … Continue reading

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Is there a word for it?

(This is Neil) I’m looking for a word. Perhaps there isn’t such a word. Maybe there is. I think that there should be such a word. But let me clarify: I’m not looking for this word because I want to … Continue reading

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