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February 14, 2012
it’s not all hearts and roses…
... it's skulls, relics and martyrdom. I will also embracing my inner Slav this evening,...
January 31, 2012
In case you missed the happy news…
... The Susan G Komen Foundation has pulled their funding to Planned Parenthood. It's not...
January 30, 2012
... I think mantillas are lovely and the women who wear them even more so....
January 27, 2012
can it be argued that pro-abortion advocates are racist and sexist…
... I once heard it argued that the only people opposed to abortion where fanatical...
January 25, 2012
the true face of abortion…
Photo credit: Stephanie Richer Photography I met this woman at the Brookland-CUA station on the...
January 24, 2012
reflecting on the March For Life 2012…
... I want to start off by stating the official count for the Vigil mass...
January 22, 2012
March for Life live blogging…
... I have arrived in DC and the vigil mass will begin shortly. Plans are...
January 21, 2012
the merry ole’ English Conference…
... I must say, it was quite refreshing to attend a Catholic Conference that talked...
January 17, 2012
Yeah but sometimes I just want a greasy fast food burger…
... Fr. Longenecker has this great post over on his blog about the often heard...
January 11, 2012
Who’s going to the March For Life in DC …
... THIS GAL! And I'll be going with this gal. This will be the first...
January 09, 2012
Suffering from a case of the Christmas blues…
... If you anything like me, you're going through maddening Christmas withdrawals and winter blahs....
January 09, 2012
engaging all the senses during liturgy, a new look at incense…
... The use of incense in mass is more than pomp and meaningless ritual, as...
January 05, 2012
I have adverse reactions to modern art too, but not quite to this extent…
"A 36-year-old woman was accused of causing $10,000 worth of damage to a painting by...
December 31, 2011
boo freakin’ hoo…
... in other happy news, Planned Parenthood had a bad year. "To say that 2011...
December 30, 2011
I never did get that Pope Benedict bobble head for Christmas…
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December 22, 2011
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December 22, 2011
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December 20, 2011
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December 19, 2011
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December 18, 2011
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December 16, 2011
Fillion Friday, Firefly Friday…
... Shiny! Could Netflix bring back Firefly? Discuss. Now, a picture of Nathan Fillion and...
December 14, 2011
I read the news today, oh boy…
... Don't you love how mainstream media exhibits the highest journalistic integrity and gets their...
December 13, 2011
... The tonsure; the first punk rock haircut symbolizing the renunciation of the world. To...
December 09, 2011
theological justifications for austere churches…
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December 09, 2011
This Friday’s column on why the Haute Sphere is an epic fail…
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December 06, 2011
more Tuesday tunes, the Christmas edition…
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November 23, 2011
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November 22, 2011
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November 21, 2011
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... word on the street is there's gonna be a crack down on ugly churches....
November 14, 2011
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