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About Brother Burrito

A sinner who hopes in God's Mercy, and who cannot stop smiling since realizing that Christ is the Way , the Truth and the Life. Alleluia!

Schhh… you know who

Last week, while I was taking annual leave, my wife let me off the leash to visit London for a week and dig up some old friends, see the sights, and sample metropolitan Catholicity. I managed to do all of these … Continue reading

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Disco Inferno

This is what happens when you shower people with inflammable particulates in the presence of a source of ignition. Pray for the victims.

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Laudato Si Meme

From Twitter, again.  

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Laudato Si: first thoughts

Originally posted on All Along the Watchtower:
I think there must be more than one version of the Pope’s latest encyclical, Laudato Si! I do not have to hand the Communist/Marxist version, although I do have to hand the one…

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Catholics Are Romantic

Here’s another Twitter find.

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Consoling Words

I found the above image on Twitter.

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Lourdes: The Veil Is Thin

Originally posted on tiberjudy:
?? We took the night train from Paris and rumbled south through the countryside until we arrived in Lourdes just as day was breaking. My two friends and I were in the middle of our fall…

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The Mercy Of Allah

By Hilaire Belloc CHAPTER I ENTITLED “AL-RAFSAT”, OR “THE KICK” In the days of Abd-er-Rahman, who was among the wisest and most glorious of the Commanders of the Faithful, there resided in the City of Bagdad an elderly merchant of … Continue reading

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You think you’ve got problems, huh?

From here

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The Third Way: Homosexuality and the Catholic Church

This is a very good and stirring movie and I ask you all please to watch it through to the end. Last night’s post was about gay lobbies fighting God. This film is about gay persons seeking Him. The thoughts … Continue reading

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Jesus’s Sacrifice

Please listen to this sermon by Fr Robert Barron in preparation for Corpus Christi: http://www.wordonfire.org/wof-site/media/jesus-sacrifice.mp3

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The Devil

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The Mystical Union of Christ and His Church

A preview of the CATHOLICISM series, including highlights from all 10 episodes and the complete Episode 6: “The Mystical Union of Christ and the Church.” (Starts at 10:10) Please pass this video on freely. It is very good stuff.

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Catholicism Is Cool

Sainthood (which is Catholicism in the ultimate degree) is cool because it starts at absolute zero. Let me explain. Pre-Saints live in a world of feelings, sensations and ideas that are produced by their external environment, their upbringing, their experiences and their … Continue reading

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Lazarus-like he rises, to rant

Originally posted on Dominus mihi adjutor:
No plaintive excuses, no unconvincing avowals of “I would have if I could have”. It has been busy here, in a disconcertingly unspectacular way. So blogging by your correspondent has been passive not active.…

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