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Capuchins use insect repellent ...

Capuchins in Venezuela suffer with insect infestations from botfly larva. However in order to defend themselves against the attack, they search branches and termite mounds for a specific species of the Millipede, that contains benzoquinones that acts as a insect repellent. 22 more words

We Grow Where We're Planted; or, Don't Blame the Soil

By Matthew Janeczko, OFM Cap.

“Capuchins grow where they are planted.”

- Father Bertin Roll

The image above gets it wrong.  Fr. Bertin had it right, not just for Capuchins, but for all of us. 518 more words

Practical Theology

"Capuchins" move to Town

 

The image featured above has little do to with the bourgeois and bourgeoisie, but it is the work of Georges de La Tour (13 March 1593 – 30 January 1652), a French… 339 more words

Art

PLEASE KEEP ON PRAYING FOR OUR BRETHREN IN THE CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC!

“The Catholic Church in the Central African Republic has pleaded for firmer action by United Nations-backed peacekeepers after an attack on a Bangui church left the parish priest and at least 14 worshippers dead. 348 more words

Prayers For Ordinary Time