Daily Archives: 10 August 2022


It’s a great word. It’s from this little bit of wiki, “refusal,” for the martyr Franz Jägerstätter. One cool thing about this icon written by William Hart McNichols that I prefer not to reproduce here is the demon with the … Continue reading

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Desiderio Desideravi 30: Saint Paul VI on the Priority of Liturgy

Pope Francis offers a significant quote from the end of the Vatican II session that produced Sacrosanctum Concilium: 30. Closing the second session of the Council (December 4, 1963) Saint Paul VI expressed himself in this way: “The difficult, complex debates have had rich … Continue reading

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