Tag Archives: JXXIII

More Applause in Church

A little over two months ago I posted on the topic of Applause in Church, a post which proved to be very popular – receiving a very large number of readers, and shared on Facebook over 300 times. It’s clear that this is … Continue reading

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Confusing Conception with Birth

Happy Feast of Pentecost! Traditionally we speak of this feast as the birthday of the Church, but it seems to me that some people might get the realities of “birthday” and “conception” confused. For in the last 50 years or so, … Continue reading

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Your Prayers for Saints John XXIII and John Paul II

I AM NO LONGER ACCEPTING PRAYER INTENTIONS FOR THIS PARTICULAR OPPORTUNITY – PLEASE DO NOT SEEK TO SEND THEM IN ANOTHER WAY, AS SOME HAVE DONE. I will pray for all prayer intention requests that I receive from here on … Continue reading

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Two Pope Saints

In the lead-up to next Sunday’s canonization of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II, be sure to check out the official site for the canonization, 2papisanti.org. (The URL is in Italian, but it will load the English page.) In fact, I … Continue reading

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