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April 18, 2014

And All Shall Say: Alleluia, Alleluia

Crisis Magazine - Church - 3 months 1 week ago
Throughout the world, in the Easter Sunday liturgy, Catholics sing the ancient Sequence, Victimae Paschali Laudes, or as it is known in English, “Christians, to the Paschal Victim...

The Greatest Easter Painting Ever Made

Crisis Magazine - Church - 3 months 1 week ago
Tucked away in a central Parisian museum that was once a railway station, there hangs an Easter painting quite unlike any Gospel masterpiece created before or after it. It is not...

Good Friday

Catholic and Enjoying It! - 3 months 1 week ago
In this story of Good Friday it is the best things in the world that are at their worst. That is what really shows us the world at its worst. It was, for instance, the priests of...

Victory for Life in Colorado

Crisis Magazine - Church - 3 months 1 week ago
 “It is from the blood of Christ that all draw the strength to commit themselves to promoting life.” — Blessed John Paul II (1995) John Paul’s statement was borne out in a...

Lent Recipes: Greek Food

Catholicism Blog on - 3 months 1 week ago
With Good Friday, the final day of required fasting and abstinence in Lent, upon us, why not check out some Lenten recipes from Greece? Like all Eastern Orthodox, Greek Orthodox...

The Suffering Lamb of God

Word on Fire - Fr. Robert Barron - 3 months 1 week ago
Once again, Ellyn von Huben finds a work of art and manages to let us in to the story unlike anyone we know. She did it today with Zurbaran's "Crucifixion," which is a beautiful,...

In the Evening: Christ is Arrested in the Garden

Quartermaster of the Barque - 3 months 1 week ago
“I told you that I AM. So if you are looking for me, let these men go.” (John 18). Caravaggio, Taking of Christ, c. 1602, Oil on canvas, 134 x 170 cmNational Gallery of Ireland,...

April 17, 2014

Good Friday and the Victory of the Cross

Integrated Catholic Life - 3 months 1 week ago
The terror of crucifixion Terrorism is nothing new.  It’s probably as old as the human race. In fact the cradle of civilization, now Iraq, was the home of the most infamous...

LENTCAzT 45 Good Friday

What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 3 months 1 week ago
Please use the sharing buttons?  Thanks! Today is Good Friday of the Sacred Triduum. Examine your consciences. Have you made your good confession? Today we hear something from...

Enter the Triduum

Defend Us in Battle - 3 months 1 week ago
I was going to write a post about “Feet Washing” and then I realized why I haven’t blogged in a while and what I do want to write about if I start up again. So in that direction,...

National Poetry Month - Mary Szybist

dotCommonweal - 3 months 1 week ago
I could take the easy way out and tell you to read Christian Wiman, whose words are currently featured in the magazine. But instead I'm going to suggest Mary Szybist, whose 2013...

Christ in the Garden

Quartermaster of the Barque - 3 months 1 week ago
Caravaggio, Christ in the Garden, 1604-05, Oil on canvas, 154 x 222 cm, Formerly Kaiser-Friedrich-Museum, Berlin

Zero tolerance: New York students expelled from Catholic school for wearing blackface, Confederate flag

The Deacon's Bench - 3 months 1 week ago
Details: Four Long Island teenagers have been expelled from their Catholic high school, two for wearing a Confederate flag at a sporting event and two for posting a photo of...

Atlanta deacon to proclaim Exsultet in Rome

The Deacon's Bench - 3 months 1 week ago
From the Atlanta Vocations Facebook page: Atlanta seminarian Rev. Mr. Brian Baker will be serving at the Easter Vigil Mass with the Holy Father this coming Saturday! He will be...

Pange lingua gloriosi

Quartermaster of the Barque - 3 months 1 week ago
Of the glorious Body telling, O my tongue, its mysteries sing, and the Blood, all price excelling, which the world’s eternal King, in a noble womb once dwelling shed for the world...

Grand-Opening Sale: Is Live!

Verbum Blog - Logos Bible Software - 3 months 1 week ago
BIG NEWS! We’ve just launched our brand-new website, and we have some amazing offerings you won’t want to miss! We’re putting hundreds of books on sale, featuring some of our...

Last Call for Entries: Books, Movies, and Confirmation - 3 months 1 week ago
This week’s giveaway: a Rafflecopter giveaway Embracing Your Greatness: Healing Wounds & Reclaiming Our Greatness through Theology of The Body By Christina King (Lulu, 2014...

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LifeSiteNews - 3 months 1 week ago
by The Editors Today's blog posts: Pennsylvania Planned Parenthood reschedules abortions to dodge inspectors - Jill Stanek David Cameron is right about loving one’s neighbour but...

Saint Alphonsus in Holy Week: VI - Feria Sexta in Parasceve (Good Friday): Hanging Dead from the Cross

Rorate Coeli - 3 months 1 week ago
MEDITATION  for Good Friday Jesus hanging Dead upon the Cross I. Raise up thine eyes , my soul, and behold that crucified man. Behold the Divine Lamb now sacrificed upon that...

Pope Francis' Homily at Mass of the Lord's Supper

Zenit - The World as Seen from Rome - 3 months 1 week ago
Pope Francis preached an extemporaneous homily during the celebration of the Mass of the Lord’s Supper, which was held at S. Maria della Provvidenza, a rehabilitation and long-...


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