…from me and Johann Sebastian Bach. Bela Lugosi says have a safe one too. [Read more…]
Archives for October 2012
There seems to be a huge gap in the Church in America. It can be measured in the 18 to 39 year old age demographic. Have you noticed that in many cases, once children receive the Sacrament of Confirmation, or graduate high school, we seem to let them slip off our pastoral radar scopes? What are we thinking? [Read more…]
Here it is, Day 17 of Flocknotes’ Read the Catechism in a Year and I have to say I’m pretty happy with the program. It’s been a great way to nibble away at the 688 pages of the international bestseller of Catholic doctrine.
One quibble though. Reading the passages, I was struck how often I need to head to the dictionary to look up a word that, quite frankly, I’ve never heard of. Like today’s word, [Read more…]
It’s what makes the last two weeks of an election a marvel of psychological warfare to behold.
The above brought to us by the creative geniuses at Pro Life Artists Unite. Sounds like a pretty neat outfit.
Idea: Go like them at once!
In case you missed what this is in response to, check out the Crass Roots Campaign post.
I thought the above was over the top. And then I saw this.
Our President approves of the following message… [Read more…]
If it doesn’t, it probably will soon. Five parishes in the Diocese of Knoxville have them now.
What is a columbarium? It’s a consecrated resting place for the ashes of cremated parishioners.
But Frank, isn’t cremation not allowed by the Catholic Church? Evidently that’s not the case, dear reader. [Read more…]
and around the corner. Folks of every creed, every color, and every political persuasion. Folks who recognize when their government has overstepped its boundary, and overreached.
See if you approve of this message too. [Read more…]