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Dear Brothers and Sisters in the Lord in Roanoke:

Bishop DiLorenzo has decided to re-assign me, away from our beloved city. I begged him to reconsider, and I believe some other people did, too. 300 more words

Local Color

Mini Retreat

Happy Saturday! I know, shock of all shocks, I’m actually blogging early! I have been so busy this week that I’m even amazed that I’m fitting it in, but that’s the wonderful thing about doing the laundry, you toss the stuff in the machines and it kind of takes care of itself, until it’s time to  fold the clothes and put them away. 584 more words


Follow-up on Father Gordon J MacRae's health: great news.

Last week the post Fr MacRae’s request of Padre Pio: help! was published here and on Father Gordon J MacRae’s Facebook Page. That got 915 shares as of this writing, with quite a good number those people being pray-ers. 196 more words

Missionaries Of Mercy

Pangs of Strife

When a woman is in labor, she is in anguish because her hour has arrived; but when she has given birth to a child, she no longer remembers the pain because of her joy that a child has been born into the world. 293 more words


End of May

I flew the drone on Wednesday to capture these beautiful pictures of the monastery.

Below: You can see the progress being made on the addition to St. 112 more words

Daily Life

Pope Benedict XVI: The Liturgy is in Good Hands with Cardinal Sarah

(via Catholic Herald)

The retired pope has given a rare endorsement of a serving Church official

We should be grateful to Pope Francis for appointing Cardinal Robert Sarah to guard the Church’s liturgy, Benedict XVI has said. 188 more words


Flowers for the Immaculate Conception (Father Kenneth Walker edition)

  • Note the smile of joy and peace on face of Father Walker, and that of our Lady.
  • Note the Rosary in the hand of our Lady.
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