so you think you can sspx…

... well, not exactly. … [Read more...]

sick.sad.world…

... repugnant and loathsome. … [Read more...]

back on monday…

... what ever will you do with yourselves till then? … [Read more...]

ecclesiastical bling…

what say you now, Leo? … [Read more...]

another question…

... is it common practice to sit on the floor during homilies in an Orthodox church? I know there are usually no seats/pews I just thought people stood through the homily too. To clarify I've only seen people sit on the floor in OCA parishes. At the DC Orthodox cathedral they stand through the homily so I thought that was more common. Just curious. … [Read more...]

irony…

... we spent the past eight years being told patriotism was fascism. We listened to liberals mock and ridicule Bush. Though I am not a great fan, the man does deserve admiration for walking the walk. Can we say the same for Fuhrer Obama? Hardly. We've spent the last eight years having liberals shove tolerance down our throats just to watch them go into fits of seizures at the mere suggestion their new messiah is less than perfect. Precisely why I don't like liberals. They claim to be something … [Read more...]

when stupid people have no lives…

... having spent four months employed at their Norfolk, VA office I feel they are open fodder for my disdain. … [Read more...]

my puerto rican grandmother’s lamp…

... used to scare the shit out of me when I was a little girl. … [Read more...]

ask Father Vasiliy…

Dear Father Vasiliy,My best friend, who is a Protestant, recently gave me an icon which he purchased at a Roman Catholic bookstore. Can I use this icon in my worship? It is a reproduction of Rublev’s “Hospitality of Abraham.”Signed,Worried in Waukegan==========================Dear Waukegan,I am worried to be hearing that your best friend is this Protestant. But perhaps you were at one time Protestant, and merely converted to One, True, Holy and Catholic Faith ahead of friend. Clearly friend buyin … [Read more...]