Daily Archives: 19 July 2013


Peanut butter cookies. I forgot to score the third batch with the fork. The young miss didn’t seem to mind.

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Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham

More Bollywood on home tv tonight. We picked up Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham from the library today. I didn’t know it was a 3.5 hour film. But it was good. Was it as long as it needed to be? I suppose … Continue reading

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Schuller Tour Opens in Boston

Fr Helmut Schüller opened his US tour with an overflow crowd at a Unitarian Church. The archbishop pulled the plug on his appearance at a Catholic parish because … It is the policy of the Archdiocese of Boston … not … Continue reading

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Chairs for Peter

CNS posted this image of chairs for Pope Francis for WYD. I like these. Clearly wood, and probably not that pressed/glued stuff they make into artificial boards. Likely relatively light weight to be carried into and out of place. Not … Continue reading

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Lumen Fidei 15

Today we begin four sections that explore “The fullness of Christian faith.” First Saint Augustine weighs in: 15. “Abraham rejoiced that he would see my day; he saw it and was glad” (Jn 8:56). According to these words of Jesus, … Continue reading

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Ecclesia de Eucharistia 47

The next six numbered sections make up Chapter Five, The Dignity of the Eucharistic Celebration. This section may be of most interest to those devoted to excellent and/or solidly licit celebration of the Mass. Section 47 grounds us in the … Continue reading

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