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The Religious Equivalent of Pro-Ana Sites

I’ve always been the kind of person who has an obsessive need to know things, a trait that is probably due to Asperger’s Syndrome. Hence, when I decided to convert to Catholicism back in 2005, I read everything I could get my hands on, especially blogs and message boards. 1,048 more words

Upcoming Extraordinary Form (Vetus Ordo) Masses for 2015

We have finally finalized the dates for Vetus Ordo Masses for 2015.   All these Masses are scheduled to take place at 12:30pm, St Vincent De Paul Church… 70 more words

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Wreckovation: "Could be Worse" Edition

For part two of this series, I’ve decided to show an example of unfortunate changes that are close to home…literally.  St. Francis Xavier has been my family’s parish for generations, and even with the various “modernization” efforts that have occurred over the years, it is regarded as one of the most beautiful churches in the area.   421 more words


An ordinary LEGO minifigure, mistakenly thought to be the extraordinary MasterBuilder, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil LEGO tyrant
from gluing the universe together. 18 more words

Ariel Triumphant: How Disney Made a Grim Tale Empowering

The Little Mermaid is one of my favorite Disney movies, because while it gets a lot of backlash for being “anti-feminist” and Ariel being a bad role model, … 2,547 more words



For a first “real” post, I’ll start with something I’ve run across in a particular way just in the past couple days.  I’ve been visiting a LOT of parish websites as I try to find contact info to be able to submit bulletin announcements to promote the Catholic young adult group I lead. 308 more words



So it begins…If this platform serves merely as a place to develop and catalog my thoughts in a digital format, that’s fine, but if you’re reading this (thank you) I hope you can get something from it as well.   125 more words