Daily Archives: May 9, 2011

The Holy Father in Venice.Homilies in San Giuliano de Mestre and St. Mark’s Basilica.

    It is an essential part of any visit to the Italian city of Venice, a ride on a gondola along the famous canals. And for Pope Benedict XVI, the best way to travel was by water after holding … Continue reading

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St. John Houghton and the Carthusian Martyrs.

Last Wednesday Archbishop Vincent Nichols preached on St. John Houghton and the Carthusian Martyrs at  at the Solemn (Anglican) Evensong at Charterhouse, the former Carthusian monastery in London, to the north of what is now  Charterhouse Square.  The following is … Continue reading

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