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A Bottle of Red, A Bottle of White . . . Or the Wedding Bell Blues?

  Dear Anne, “They have no more wine.”  I was glad to read that Pope Francis finds Mary’s words at the wedding in Cana as distressing as I do–no wine on a Friday night is trauma enough for me, much less at a wedding.  “But imagine finishing a wedding party drinking tea — it would… Continue reading A Bottle of Red, A Bottle of White . . . Or the Wedding Bell Blues?

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And With Your Spirit–of ’76

Dear Anne, What could possibly be better than being Catholic?  Why, being an American Catholic, of course!  In the spirit of Independence Day, I offer you some, ahem, “important” moments in Catholic American history. 1649: The Maryland Toleration Act is passed. Contrary to popular belief, this act mandated religious freedom for Catholics in the colony, not… Continue reading And With Your Spirit–of ’76