This week I observed to a person who knows a prominent Catholic media figure that he—the prominent commentator—must have a thick skin, given all the on…
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I’m going to a state park for a 24-hour guys’ getaway this evening, and my schedule’s jam-packed, so this’ll be a shorter one. Pray that our trip will …
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Thanksgiving greetings from Richmond, Virginia. We’ve been eating well. Come to think of it, Thanksgiving kind of works as a pre-penitential-season fea…
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It’s an especially busy time for me and the family: work, freelance preparations, travel, holidays. I was in Cincinnati (I can finally, at the age of 3…
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These Seven Days… …in the Ordinary Form It is the Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time. The readings are Malachi 3:19-20a, 2 Thessalonians 3:7-12, and …
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If we’re connected on Facebook or Twitter and you saw my Big Announcement, you can skip this part and get to the good stuff. For the rest of you, permi…
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I’m in prison this weekend. Pray, if you would, for the men making the retreat at the State Correctional Institution at Somerset. Errata: The Solemnity…
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We are finally clawing our way out of Ordinary Time/Time after Pentecost; as the season changes so does the liturgy, with a turn toward the eschatologi…
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I have been exceptionally busy over the past few weeks, and will be for the next few weeks (at least). There’s some exciting stuff on the horizon. Some…
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We’re gonna jump right in this week… These Seven Days… …in the Ordinary Form It is the Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time. The readings are 2 Kings …
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I’m apparently a decade late to this, but I’m kind of obsessed with Québécois folk music after discovering the catchy, lovely, piercing, and downright …
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This week is chock full of feasts that are shared by both the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms, so for this edition we’ll merge those sections. Let’s g…
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