Daily Archives: 28 November 2014

Synod on the Family 22: Natural Marriage

Read the full synod document here.¬†This section netted the first chunk of dissent that passed ten percent. Twenty-two bishops found something not right here: 22.¬†From the same perspective, in keeping with the teaching of the Apostle who said that the … Continue reading

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Pets In Heaven

Pundits at work based on what Pope Francis might have said about pets in heaven the day before yesterday. I like my pets. My wife and the young miss have a deeper connection with and affection for them. I also … Continue reading

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DPPL 142-143: Good Friday Procession

Two paragraphs explore the Procession of Good Friday. One presumption is that the Passion is celebrated in the afternoon: 142. The Church celebrates the redemptive death of Christ on Good Friday. The Church meditates on the Lord’s Passion in the … Continue reading

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