Friday, April 18, 2014

Medieval Depictions of the Crucifixion

Holy and Great Friday

Capella Romana: For Holy Friday: Today he who hung the earth upon the waters is hung upon a Tree
Today, for Holy Friday, sung in the original medieval melody

Pravmir: The Historical Development of Holy Week Services In the Orthodox/Byzantine Rite

St. Athanasius on Why Christ Had to Die

Thursday, April 17, 2014

From Several Months Ago... How Do His Defenders Respond?

We have the same Father? No one comes to the Father except through the Son. No one can call Him Father without help of the Holy Spirit.

Those who become adopted sons and daughters of God through baptism become co-heirs with our Lord Jesus Christ. Is God the Father our Father regardless of whether we accept His offer of [adopted] sonship? Or is "Father" being used here in the same sense as "Creator"?

His comments seem dangerously muddled and close to promoting indifferentism within the "Abrahamic" or great "monotheistic" religions.

A Return to a More Classical Style of Iconography?

Zenit and other Latin Catholic news agencies have been positing icons and mosaics for Holy Week - good for them.

Viri selecti?

Fr Z and Rorate Caeli

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

NCReg: Strong Rebuttal to Metropolitan Hilarion's "Offensive Remarks" by Edward Pentin


Chiesa: The Joys and Sorrows of Francis's Magisterium by Sandro Magister
The innovation in method of "Evangelii Gaudium" explained by an Australian theologian. But the pope is not always interpreted correctly. Not even by the director of "La Civiltà Cattolica." The emblematic case of the baptism in Córdoba

Monday, April 14, 2014

Photos: Fr. Thomas Joseph White at the DSPT

Video of the lecture to come.