Monthly Archives: June 2014

  1. The Single Life is Not a Vocation

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    June 25, 2014 by lucieromarin

    PeopleĀ  – including authoritative people – will tell you that the single life is a vocation. This is irksome for …
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  2. Notes from the Solstice

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    June 21, 2014 by lucieromarin

    Today is the Winter Solstice, and the pagans are out doing their thing. Last week, trad Catholics observed the Ember …
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  3. Notes from Thus-Far

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    June 16, 2014 by lucieromarin

    So, I’m about a year and six months into blogging about conservative Catholic recovery from burnout, and disappointment in vocation …
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  4. Nature and Person

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    June 14, 2014 by lucieromarin

    Jokes abound about how agonising it is to have to preach on Trinity Sunday. One priest told the story of …
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  5. The Difference Between…

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    June 10, 2014 by lucieromarin

    1. Hijab and mantilla. Muslim women cover in the presence of men, and may uncover in the absence of men. …
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  6. The Good Bishop and the Determined Little Girl

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    June 6, 2014 by lucieromarin

    I just read this in the biography of St John Neumann, and had to share it: A charming story is …
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  7. In Praise of the Cake-Lady

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    June 2, 2014 by lucieromarin

    The brutal reality that all preachers, servers and choristers must keep before them is this: good preaching, reverent serving, and …
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