Monthly Archive: February 2016

A change of heart

A couple of weeks ago, I published a post, STATE OF EMERGENCY: Digging Out, about the blizzard that recently hit my area with over 30” of snow. That post ended with a very adult reference to my heartfelt prayer for no more snow. …

Ave Regina Cælorum

Ave Regina Cælorum, Marian Antiphon chanted in the Traditional Roman liturgy from 2 February (Feast of the Purification of the Virgen Mary / Presentation of the Lord) through Holy Wednesday at the Hour of Compline. Sung by Fr. José Miguel Marqués Campo at …

Pig, meet lipstick

How much lower can our expectations go? This was the rhetorical question I recently posed in reference to the tendency among so-called “conservatives” to heap praise upon every prelate who manages to say or do anything even remotely Catholic. Meet Bishop John Doerfler …