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A Primer of Ecclesiastical Latin (Collins)

Collins, John F.  A Primer of Ecclesiastical Latin. Washington D.C.: The Catholic University of America Press, 1991 [1985]. The book is exactly what the title claims.  It introduces the student to the structure of the Latin language with an eye towards … Continue reading

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So, about that Lent…

I try never to talk about Lent, pro or con.  I think Lent is an example of Christian liberty at the most basic (St Paul: why value one day over another?).  The reactions to Lent, for and against, however, are … Continue reading

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