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The Useful Idiots Are Out In Force...

At a Mass of Thanksgiving celebrated at Sclerder Abbey on 28 August, the Rt Rev Mark O’Toole, the Bishop of Plymouth, welcomed  the community of Chemin Neuf who have begun a foundation at the Abbey near Looe in Cornwall. 544 more words

An Effigial Dinosaur that Defied Extinction

This entry relates to my earlier blog about effigy tombs in cathedrals and another about Coventry Cathedral. It concerns the amazing survival of the effigy tomb of the excitingly named Bishop Huyshe Wolcott Yeatman-Biggs (1845-1922). 517 more words

Archaeologies Of Death And Memory

Scots Archbishops' Statements on Referendum - An Opportunity Missed?

Below is the press release from the Scottish Catholic Media Office, dated 29 August, 2014.  Editorial comment has been added in blue within the text, with the basic question for discussion: … 1,141 more words


Bishops 1st XV vs Rondebosch

On Piley Rees

At 12h15 on Saturday 30 August 2014

15        Tristan Leyds

14        Keenan Jacobs

13        Gerard Pieterse           (Captain) 153 more words


Bishop Raica of Gaylord

Today the Most Rev. Steven Raica was ordained and installed as the fifth bishop of Gaylord, Michigan. the tree and sun allude to the places from which his family came and the red crown is symbolic of his patron, the martyr, St. Stephen.


Mutual & Federal Premier Interschool Rondebosch v Bishops Historic Overview

Saturday 30th August will once again see the two Southern Suburb giants take each other on for the 187th time since 1911.  They only played the once-off match u/16 in 1908 and then resumed their yearly derbies from 1911. 877 more words