Blogging Will Remain Light

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I enjoyed my Spring break so much that I decided to extended it … by getting sick! I had hoped to return with a How I Pray today and then Regularly Scheduled Blogging, but that will have to wait for a little while. In the mean time, enjoy this medieval illumination of a rabbit holding [Read More...]

Happy Easter

Alexander Ivanov, Christ’s Appearance to Mary Magdalene after the Resurrection (1835)

From my family to yours, may you have a happy and blessed Easter. [Read more...]

On the Radio Tonight: 5-6pm EST

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I’m joining Mark Shea as his Tuesday co-host for his new show, Connecting the Dots on Real Life Radio, which is about drawing little lines between numbers until we get a picture of a duck. I assume “co-host” this means I’ll be giving my Ed McMahon Hi-ooooh! a workout. Anyway, tune in this evening.  [Read more...]

I Got a Pope Benedict Bobble Head For Christmas

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See? He sits by my laptop and nods his approval or disapproval at things I write. Mostly disapproval. He does not, however, bobble as well as my daughter’s Agent Colson bobble. We did pretty well this year. My book haul was great, as always: I plan to review the Russ Manning Tarzan because it’s just [Read More...]

Gaudete, Christus est Natus

From my family to yours, may you all have a very blessed Christmas. Gaudete, Gaudete! Christus et natus Ex maria virgine, Gaudete! Rejoice, Rejoice! Christ is born Of the virgin Mary, Rejoice! Tempus ad est gratiae, Hoc quod optabamus; Carmina laetitiae, Devote redamus. Now is the time of grace That we have desired; Sing songs [Read More...]

Prayer Requests

Please remember the following in your prayers: For A-, a child who was badly burned this week, that he may be given comfort from his pain and complete healing; and for his family, that they may be consoled in this difficult time. For M-, that her doctors may find the cause of, and proper treatment for, [Read More...]

Mark Shea and I On The Radio: Tonight at 6pm EST

The Mighty Shea has a new radio show on Radio Maria, and he’s yakking with me tonight (November 19th) at 6:00 because all the best guests were busy or something. We’ll be talking about death and ghosts in the Church, maybe some tech talk and some tarot debunking, and possibly recount that crazy summer we [Read More...]

Ivy Wishes You a Happy Halloween


  Pumpkin spice flavored pooch. [Read more...]