Daily Archives: 23 May 2012

Una Perspectiva

One thing I like a lot about Spanish is the expression for certain human conditions. In English, we say, “I’m sleepy.” Or, “I’m hungry.” I will need to get used to using the Spanish verb tener, to have. Instead of … Continue reading

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My older brother passed away a year ago today. My wife puts stock in anniversaries. I didn’t do that, but I wonder … Yesterday I attended a meeting with the same group that met the day I got word of … Continue reading

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Green Semifinal 2

The sixth poll of the Spiritual Sixteen: “One Bread, One Body” was a slight surprise, edging out Ave Maria by one vote in the last round. “Ubi Caritas,” whichever incarnation was in your minds, had two very easy votes to … Continue reading

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RDCA II, 26-27: Anniversaries

According to the General Norms for the Liturgical Year: A. Anniversary of the Dedication of the Cathedral Church 26. In order that the importance and dignity of the local Church may stand out with greater clarity, the anniversary of the … Continue reading

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