Quid est veritas?

Please allow me to introduce myself  I’m a man of wealth and taste  I’ve been around for a long, long year  Stole many a man’s soul and faith  And I was round when Jesus Christ  Had his moment of doubt

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The End of the Cardinal Mahony Era

There isn’t much positive to say about a man that wrecked havoc in the largest U.S. diocese. Except that today was his last day as Archbishop of the Los Angeles Archdiocese! He’ll be remembered for closing down seminaries and convents

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Progressive-Church.Com

The Episcopal Church? Cardinal’s Mahony or O’Malley’s Archdioceses? If you guessed any of these you’re pretty darn close! (Hat Tip:  Creative Minority Report)

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Illegal Aliens Boycott Arizona

The State of Arizona is only enforcing what is already law at the federal level.  That being said and myself being the son of a legal immigrant from the nation of Mexico, the May Day protests and the highly unbalanced

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Speculating on Gomez

First of all, I need to introduce myself: my name is Michael Denton and I’m from what Tito calls the People’s Republic of Cajunland and what I call paradise: South Louisiana. As for my qualifications: well, like most other bloggers,

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A New Bishop for Los Angeles

Whispers in the Loggia and New Advent have exciting breaking news for the church in the US: Pope Benedict will name Jose Gomez, 58, archbishop of San Antonio since February 2005, as coadjutor-archbishop of Los Angeles. In the process, the

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L.A. Cathedral Safe From Wildfires

Our Lady of the Angels Cathedral seems to be safe for now from the raging wildfires in Santa Barbara north of Los Angeles and from Orange County which is south of Los Angeles, both approximately 30 miles away.  Sadly two

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Res & Explicatio for A.D. 3-4-2009

Salvete AC readers! Due to popular acclamation I’m returning back to using Latin in my column title (mostly).  I think I’ve settled on a format so thanks for bearing with me.  I’ve wanted to do this type of column for

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News & Notes for A.D. 3-3-2009

Salvete AC readers! OK, I junked the whole Latin title since I figured it wasn’t coming across that well as to what I wanted to do with this bit.  So now I’m calling this particular column ‘News & Notes’ (for

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