Category Archives: Saints

  1. A Dowry for the Wonderworker

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    December 6, 2018 by lucieromarin

    If I ever attempt the making of a Catholic set of Oracle cards (!?), the deck will certainly feature St …
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  2. Can We Stop Talking Judas and Start Talking Peter?

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    September 2, 2018 by lucieromarin

    It is the custom among conservative Catholics, whenever a scandal surrounds a bishop’s failure, to refer to Judas, and to …
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  3. St Patrick – Not a Tipsy Leprechaun

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    March 16, 2018 by lucieromarin

    The Feast of St Patrick is not for binge-drinking and dancing jigs in silly hats. That’s because it’s not about …
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  4. Found! The Beata with the Most Miserable Origins Imaginable, Who Still Ended Up Incorrupt

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    November 5, 2014 by lucieromarin

    Okay, so you know how it’s possible to feel hard-done-by when you look back on your youth and think about …
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  5. Finding it Hard to Love Her

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    August 29, 2014 by lucieromarin

    In my (vast) experience, when conservative Catholics admit to difficulties with Marian devotion, the difficulties aren’t intellectual, but emotional. That …
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  6. Hail to the Mother

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    August 15, 2014 by lucieromarin

    Happy Feast! Between today and the Feast of the Immaculate Heart I’m going to write a lot about Our Lady. …
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  7. Saturday: Saints, Styling, Shopping

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    July 26, 2014 by lucieromarin

    Today being the Feast of St Ann, we all made the obvious meditation (or listened to it in a sermon). …
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