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“Monsignore says…”

Of your charity, please pray for the repose of the soul of my dear friend and mentor, Monsignor Ignacio Barreiro, whose kindness, good cheer, and deep faith combined with a boundless energy, made him one of the great men of the Church in our troubled

Thanks

That post two down from this wasn’t actually a donation bleg, but there’s been a little wave from you all, so thanks for the little wave anyway. I won’t go into details of everything that’s been going on in the last few weeks because though

Sorry

…for the paucity of posts in the last few weeks. Thanks to everyone who keeps coming back, and especially to those who have donated a little to the Keep-Hilary-Alive funds. Things have been quite difficult, and it’s not over yet. I’ve found a place in

Posting lite; looking for home

Sorry about the sparse posts lately. I’ve actually been writing things for other people, but mostly I’ve just been preoccupied with personal things. The house in Norcia can’t be moved back into, despite previous premature phone calls to Germany. It’s all very complicated and difficult,

The Rosary

No music. No saccharine, sighing female voices emoting into your face. Just the Rosary, with the appropriate scripture bits, spoken plainly. ~ Of your kindness, please spare a prayer for the swift resolution to my home situation. Things have become more complicated and difficult. ~

Hermeneutic of whatity?

Crux having a bit of fun: “Since Francis is in continuity with tradition, his critics aren’t” Benedict XVI, in his latest book interview with Peter Seewald, admits himself that he was on the so-called “progressive” side during Vatican II, and the accusations of modernism and