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Mon, 07 Apr 2008 14:22:07 +0000

In Colorado Springs there is a car repair center called Elite Auto. The lobby is clean and with carpet could pass for the reception area of a dentist’s office. There is a fridge in the corner with free drinks for customers. On the wall next to the cash register are dozens of thank you notes […](image)

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Bishop Trautman – Defender of the Faith?Ian

Tue, 01 Apr 2008 15:35:57 +0000

It appears he has discovered his episcopal spine. Now if the “Catholic school Hilary is speaking at would do the same. H/T New Advent(image)

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Help The Brady Bunch With CollegeIan

Tue, 01 Apr 2008 15:20:51 +0000

H/T to Shrine of the Holy Wapping by way of St. Mary’s Aggies. Some friends who have a wonderful Catholic family of 9 kids, all home-schooled, are in the final 10 of a $25,000 college scholarship contest (and the parents are Aggie Catholics if you needed more incentive). They created a great video, but now […](image)

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Behold, the Handmaid of the Lord.catholicmike

Mon, 31 Mar 2008 15:18:21 +0000

The Feast of the Annunciation Today, when we celebrate the Feast of the Annunciation, we not only celebrate the angel Gabriel appearing to Mary, but also the great mystery of the Incarnation, taking place at the moment Mary declares, in obedience to the Lord, “be it done.” The dialogue we observe between Mary and the […](image)

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The Essential Chant Book?Ian

Mon, 31 Mar 2008 14:22:25 +0000

For some time, we’ve mentioned in passing the project called The Parish Book of Chant. The idea here is to combined all the universal people’s music associated with the Mass, including a Kyriale and chant hymns, together with an EF and OF Ordo, all with English translations, as compiled by Richard Rice. Incredibly, nothing like […](image)

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Mon, 31 Mar 2008 13:02:20 +0000

Okay folks, it’s the three year old singing the Sanctus versus the two and a half year old singing the Our Father. H/T Danielle Bean : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : : :(image)

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How Not to Write a Press ReleaseIan

Sat, 29 Mar 2008 17:30:34 +0000

I recently stumbled across a press release that I assume was written by a Catholic company promoting its new products. While I commend the publisher for actually having enough business sense to make use of press releases, the manner in which this was accomplished veered into that murky area of ethics that I have commented […](image)

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I Will Make You Fishers of MenIan

Sat, 29 Mar 2008 16:29:44 +0000

The Feast of St. Mark – the Evangelist – is April 25 – “Go into the whole world and proclaim the Gospel to every creature” The Incredulity of Saint Thomas Fine Art Print Thomas said [to the other Twelve] “Unless I see the mark of the nails in his hands and put my finger into […](image)

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The Original Catholic Content SiteIan

Wed, 26 Mar 2008 20:26:34 +0000

About fifteen years ago several Catholic websites were started by some of those pioneering people who saw the Internet as a way to provide Catholic information and community on-line. This was before Amazon was huge and when AOL was still king of Internet access while their ubiquitous disks were cursed by all. Among those original […](image)

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Catholic Family Movies For AprilIan

Wed, 26 Mar 2008 20:10:56 +0000

My mom has posted the latest monthly movie guide for Catholic night at the movies. Watch something meaningful next month!(image)

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