Tag Archives: the Incarnation

Protected: Pope Icarus alights…

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Haul up the violet banner…

A reminder from Fr. Blake: For our forefathers Lent meant getting rid of a great deal of the preserved food that had been put aside for the winter and was likely to go to waste as the weather suddenly warmed; … Continue reading

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Silly fellow, the world is not so black-and-white anymore…

“’I am Jesus Whom thou persecutest.’ Saul is persecuting the Church of Damascus and Christians of Damascus, and Christ says to Saul: ‘Why persecutest thou Me?’ Christ and the Church, are they the same thing? Precisely, the Church is Christ … Continue reading

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Guerilla blogfare…

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! I have been visiting family in the Appalachian mountains, staying in a guest cottage, so my access to the Internet has been quite restricted. Whenever I can, however, I have been peeking in at … Continue reading

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Day 9 of the Christmas Novena…

I wish you all (yes… all of you) a Merry Mary Christmas! May Christ be born anew in your hearts, ever under the patronage of St. Joseph and the most blessed Mother Mary!  Opening Prayer: V. O God, come to … Continue reading

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A follow-up on Our Lady of Doubts…

The issue is not the idea that Mary experienced dilemmas, woes, heartache, frustrations, etc. The central issue is simply that it is a deviation from Catholic tradition to say that, in the act of having such difficulties, Our Lady would … Continue reading

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Day 8 of the Christmas Novena…

Opening Prayer: ———————- V. O God, come to my assistance. R. O Lord, make haste to help me. Glory be to the Father… Our Father… ——————— Day 8 The Flight into Egypt O most sweet infant Jesus, whom Herod tried … Continue reading

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