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The Mantilla and I


For my entire Catholic life (and then some) I have been aware of the practice of women covering their heads during Mass.  I converted to Catholicism straight into a TLM community – so I had never really been exposed to … Continue reading

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Tota Pulchra Es, O Maria


All fair art thou, O Maria… There are always many levels of little Sunday joys in my life… from just being grateful to arrive for Mass on time, to actually making it through the long confession lines before Mass, to … Continue reading

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The Screwtape Letters for Modern Times


I have just come across this brilliant piece of work mimicking C.S. Lewis, which was posted on the blog Etheldredasplace (wow – that’s a mouthful ‘aint it?): for the original post, click here. 1 – I love C.S. Lewis and I love … Continue reading

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A Reminder of Scotland


I’m finally back home in the US! Ok, that’s kind of old news.  I’ve actually been home for about a 2 1/2 weeks now.  Whew, and boy did I hit the ground running!  In that short time, I went to the National Sursum Corda … Continue reading

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The Most Sacred Heart of Jesus


Jesus, meek and humble of heart, make my heart like unto thine! Happy Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus! Such a beautiful feast day!  Most especially for Institute folk, and members of the Society of the Sacred Heart!  Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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