Saturday, November 01, 2014

A Transformed Neo-Gothic Church

Fr. Fortea on Halloween


Friday, October 31, 2014

Something for All Hallow's Eve

St. Luke

A Conference in Memory of Metropolitan Anthony Bloom

Thursday, October 30, 2014

People as Liturgical Beings, Part 2

Here - Part 1.

The English translation of the final document of the Synod

The Synod according to Jesuit periodical La Civiltà Cattolica

Photos of the Patriarch of Alexandria Visiting the Patriarch of Moscow


Looks Like the Kolbe Center Is Still Operational

Divine Liturgy in ancient Russian hymnody / Божественная Литургия древнерусских распевов

Metropolitan Ambrosios of Korea: Conference on the Ecumenical Patriarchate

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

What is the Future of the CDF?

A theological advisory board to help the bishop of Rome ascertain the orthodoxy of things, sure. But having the competence to judge over the Universal Church?

Müller: “I want dialogue and teamwork in my Congregation”

Another Video Featuring the Orientale Lumen Foundation

Haven't been keeping up with these...

Cosmic Origins,

Patriarch of Alexandria Visits Russia

Two on Byzantine Christian Burial

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Pope Francis

Zenit riding on the coattails of Opus Dei...

Bishop Grech on the Gospel of the Family

Benedict XVI


Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI on Mission, Again

The “Evangelii Gaudium” of Pope Emeritus Benedict

Ratzinger has broken his silence once again. To caution that a dialogue that renounces the truth “is lethal” to the propagation of the Christian faith. And therefore also to the spread of that “joy of the Gospel” which is in the program of Pope Francis

From Damian Thompson, several months ago...
Revealed: the Pope's war with the Vatican
Francis is firmly set on dealing with the Curia bureaucrats who did for Benedict XVI

Christ Healing the Blind Man

Was this really pastorally necessary?

Pope Francis: ‘Evolution … is not inconsistent with the notion of creation’ (via Call Me Jorge)

Some Thomists have taken a similar line regarding the possibility of some version of "theistic evolution" or another, but it just makes the Roman Church look bad to engage in dialectic poorly.

Catholics still trying to be "scientifically" respectable...

The Origins of Byzantine Iconography

Ruthenian Renaissance

Overseas... NCReg

And then there's this...
Holy Cross Cathedral in Uzhhorod, locally known as the “Ruthenian Church,” passes with flying colors.

Art students from Lviv sit high on wooden scaffolding, restoring paintings on walls by the altar, while faithful in the pews intone the Rosary.


Monday, October 27, 2014

Kyrie eleison.

NCReg: Church Mourns Death of Msgr. Lorenzo Albacete, Priest and Scientist
The 73-year-old priest was the spiritual director in the United States for the Communion and Liberation movement.

Photos from Fr. Corwin's Ordination

Icons and Lipstick Don't Mix

Metropolitan Anthony Bloom - Prayer In The Christian Life

Sunday, October 26, 2014

On the Love for God and Neighbor

Divine Liturgies, 141027

Beauty, Mystery and the Jesus Prayer


On Catholic Faith, Missions, and Other Religions

Rorate Caeli: First Major Text of Benedict XVI Ratzinger following resignation
- On Catholic Faith, Missions, and other Religions - Full translation by Rorate

Metropolitan Anthony Bloom - Men & Women At The Church