Daily Archives: April 1, 2013

Mud On The Chasuble, And Blood On The Stole

Two images from a fascinating collection. The Sacraments give you courage and fortitude in the face of fear and death: These are the patron Saints of soldiers. May they pray for us. Acacius of Byzantium Adrian of Nicomedia Faith George … Continue reading

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SSPX stunning announcement!

From Fr Z’s blog: I received this note: (WDTPRSNEWS.COM – Ecône, Switzerland) In a surprise move, the followers of the late Archbishop Marcel Lefevbre in the Society of St. Pius X, have issued a document creating within their ranks an … Continue reading

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Giles Fraser to be next Bishop of Durham

You’ve got to hand it to ‘controversial vicar’ the Rev’d Dr Giles Fraser (the one on the right), who teased us in the Mail on Sunday yesterday with: ‘I was never Archbishop of Canterbury, so my Easter message isn’t about gay sex… … Continue reading

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Newsflash From The Vatican

It has been reported in Rome this morning that Pope Francis was seen early today with a wide broom sweeping the steps in front of the Lateran.  He was wearing humble blue overalls and a white woollen hat.  A crowd … Continue reading

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