Daily Archives: 25 June 2015

Graceland or Saints

Paul Simon has been one of my favorite artists for decades. He fascinates as it strikes me he produces more fabulous music the more he collaborates with others. His duets with Art Garfunkel certainly have resonance with the 60’s/70’s listeners. … Continue reading

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Dives in Misericordiae 6d: Mercy From The Inside Out

Many of today’s commentators suggest that mercy, at least in some forms, is something of an insult for the offender. But St John Paul anticipates that argument. What do you make of his suggestion that all human beings share the … Continue reading

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PS 88-89: Liturgy of Baptism at the Easter Vigil

Remember, you can check the full document Paschale Solemnitatis on this site, among many on the internet. In these two sections, Rome treats the third major part of the Easter Vigil: 88. The third part of the Vigil is the … Continue reading

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Laudato Si 7-8: An Orthodox Perspective

The encyclical letter Laudato Si is available here on the Vatican website. You do remember the Ecumenical Patriarch sent a representative to last week’s rollout at the Vatican. Pope Francis included his input, and he also recognized–as you might see … Continue reading

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