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Biltmore is not Anderson Cooper’s ancestral home.

And it is not modelled after the palace at Versailles.

These are just rumours, started by Kate’s brother and which (no surprise here) he eventually came to believe himself.  527 more words

Family And Friends

Mary at the Cross

When we consider the passion and death of Christ on the Cross we tend to overlook the enormous suffering of his mother Mary. Because of her great love for Jesus, Mary suffered unspeakably. 98 more words


Thou didst me upon the cross embrace. . .

“As I live, saith the Lord, I have no pleasure in the death of the sinner,
but rather that he be converted and live.”

“The right hand of the Lord… 203 more words


Benedictine Bling

For most Benedictines today is the greater of the two feast days of our founder, St Benedict. Today honours his passing to eternal life; 11 July commemorates the translation of his relics to Monte Cassino (or was it Fleury? 632 more words

Douai Abbey

The Other Church

I’m sure there’s a story behind this church, though I ‘m not sure what it is. One of these days I will ask. 

It is a modern building, looks to me like a 1970s interior. 614 more words


S.O.S. for Marley :: St Bernard :: ADOPTED!

Another big baby in desperate situation :-(  He’s just been brought in to the refuge, very thin and has not been well cared for – he’s a baby and will not do well in the refuge! 205 more words

Dog Rescue

Massachusetts police, firefighters save choking puppy

Police officers in North Reading, Mass., recently teamed up with local firefighters to save a choking St. Bernard puppy.

The incident, which was captured on surveillance video, began when Megan Vitale ran into the police station in search of help. 224 more words