Daily Archives: 18 September 2022

Desiderio Desideravi 58: Under the Gaze of Mary

One thing the last three popes had in common was a devotion to and regard for the Blessed Virgin. Some would attach her to the Church’s life of popular piety. Pope Francis would no doubt accept that. But he also … Continue reading

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M3 Amongst the Hunting Dogs

Another lovely deep space, object, isn’t it? Such clusters of stars orbit beyond the plane of the Milky Way spiral. They are very old bodies, many with stars nearly as old as the universe. In some globular clusters, their blue … Continue reading

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