Rorate Caeli

Castra sunt in Italia contra populum Romanum in Etruriæ faucibus conlocata


Fisichella - Lombardi

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  1. From the first Catiline oration. I like it :-) Just to tag it:

    perge, quo coepisti, egredere aliquando ex urbe; patent portæ; proficiscere

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  2. It's so bizarre how Msgr. Fisichella was thought to be extremely loyal to the Pope, supportive of tradition--he even did the ordinations for the Institute of Christ the King a few years back. Now, it seems like he's a whole new person.

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  3. In Italy, bloggers ultra-loyal to the Pope, even express 'perplexities' about good cardinal Burke's words :

    http://paparatzinger3-blograffaella.blogspot.com/2010/11/luce-del-mondo-le-frasi-sui-condom.html


    Long live His Eminence!

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  4. They look like a couple of ghouls.

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  5. "I thank God that I live in a day when the enemy is outside the Church, and I know where he is and what he is up to. But I foresee a day when the enemy will be both outside and inside the Church...and I pray now for the poor faithful who will be caught in the crossfire."

    John Henry Cardinal Newman

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  6. Ok I am not afraid to admit that I don't know what the headline means can any of you care to translate.

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  7. "A (military) camp is pitched in Italy against the Roman people in the mountain passes (literally "jaws") of Etruria (Tuscany)."

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  8. Mt 23:27 Whited sepulchers full of dead men's bones, anyone? One pushes abortion and the other condoms. Yikes!!

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