Saturday, June 07, 2014

CWR: Because the Shepherds Need Joy
Father Joseph Illo discusses plans to open the San Francisco Oratory of St. Philip Neri

Friday, June 06, 2014

It's About Time

Thursday, June 05, 2014

The Principle

Galileo Was Wrong

And the internecine strife between American Latin (i.e. Roman-rite) apologists continues...
Respectable (Liberal) Professional Catholics’ Attempt to Sack Film Backfires

A Contradiction?

The common good proper to a political community? That requires integration. The common good that exists
between communities? That requires respect and justice - and refraining from exploitation. So what do the Gypsies offer
in legitimate trade?

Pope Thanks Armenian Catholicos

Wednesday, June 04, 2014

On Piety

Just Don't Encourage or Defend Their Parasitism

Monday, June 02, 2014

Chiesa: The Myth and Reality of Second Marriages among the Orthodox by Sandro Magister

There is a widespread opinion that the Eastern Churches permit a new marriage after divorce, and give communion to the remarried. But this is not the case, as Nicola Bux explains. Only the first marriage is celebrated as a true sacrament

(Bux's essay is also at Rorate Caeli)

Fr. Hunwicke responds to Archimandrite Taft regarding which councils are to be considered ecumenical? (via NLM) See also his subsequent posts.


Fr. Jungmann locates a split between "classical" Christianity and ... what is the label he uses? Anyway, just because the Byzantine Chalcedonian Christians may be more "Patristic" does not mean that they would escape his criticism of how Christian liturgy evolved. (Does his criticism apply to the history of Christian spirituality as well?)

Consecration of the Cathedral

Sunday, June 01, 2014

Rorate Caeli: "Two Popes": Has the Papacy become a Diarchy?
Messori enters into the picture, Socci stands his ground and questions
Special double-article post