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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Something to memorize for Christmas…

…but first, Day 1 of the Christmas Novena I’m praying: 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 1 The Incarnation. O … Continue reading

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The dogma of original sin is a radical case…

…of the Catholic religion bringing humanity together! The marriage of Adam and Eve means “we’re all in this together, for better and worse.” As it turned out with the Fall, for the worse. But then, as it turns out with … Continue reading

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