Happy Birthday, Georg Gänswein…


... ad multos annos.To celebrate I thought I'd share a small sampling of photos I've collected over the years. I had hundreds and hundreds of images to choose from. These are my favorite.What? I'm not obsessed. … [Read more...]

And Catholic Fangirls Everywhere Swooned…


... Archbishop Georg Gänswein and the Swiss Guard. … [Read more...]

Stop What You’re Doing And Look At It…


... LOOK AT IT! Be still my fangirl heart!Archbishop Georg Ganswein, Pope Benedict’s private secretary, who has been dubbed “Gorgeous George” by the Italian media, is now a real-life cover boy. The prelate has landed on the cover of Vanity Fair.The magazine calls Ganswein “The George Clooney of St Peter’s” and says it dedicated a cover story to honor his recent promotion to the rank of archbishop and as recognition of his growing power in the Roman Catholic Church.Read more. READ … [Read more...]

How to make me giddy as a Catholic fangirl…


... Put the two objects of my undying affection in one single photo.Happy Monday, y'all. … [Read more...]

Now Archbishop Gaenswein…

Pope Benedict XVI personal secretary Monsignor Georg Gaenswein smiles as he arrives  on the Popemobile for the Wednesday general audience at Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican

(Vatican Radio) The Holy Father on Friday named Monsignor Georg Gänswein as Prefect of the Pontifical Household, at the same time elevating him to the titular see of Urbisaglia with the title of Archbishop. [Source] … [Read more...]