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Happy Easter!

April 20, 2014

From all of us here at AOR, may you and your family have a Happy Easter!

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Someone Broke the Global Warming Hockey Stick

April 4, 2013

Turns out that the classic Algore-style global warming hockey stick is broken. In a study released March 8, some climate scientists set themselves up to be the latest batch cool kids showing that the Earth still has a temperature.  Their study showed the obligatory apocalyptic hockey stick in the Earth’s temperature during the 20th Century [...]

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Happy Easter!

March 31, 2013

If it’s the first Sunday after the first full moon after the beginning of Spring, it must be Easter! Hope you and your family have a great one! Unfortunately for Christians nowadays, we live in perilous times.  Not only is the Obamacare contraception mandate a brazen attack on religious liberty, the language all over social [...]

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Happy Easter!

April 8, 2012

On behalf of all of us here at AOR, I want to wish everyone a happy, festive, and holy Easter!

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Celebrating Holy Week

April 1, 2010

Between my basement being filled with water and the Catholic celebration of Holy Week, I haven’t had time for much else.  So in lieu of my normal blog posts, here is a link to a series on the Catholic celebration of Holy Week that I wrote last year, for anyone who is so inclined.  I’ll [...]

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Holy Week: Easter Sunday

April 12, 2009

This is the day the Lord has made;  let us rejoice and be glad, Alleluia! With the ritual and ceremony of the great liturgy of the Triduum now concluded with the fanfare of the Easter Vigil, Holy Week draws to a close with Easter Sunday.  As a Liturgy, the Mass of Easter Sunday is fairly [...]

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Holy Week: The Easter Vigil

April 11, 2009

This is the night when Jesus Christ broke the chains of death and rose triumphant from the grave. The final part of the great Triduum liturgy, the culmination of Holy Week, and the most solemn Mass of the Church Year is the great Easter Vigil.  One of the most ancient rites of the Church, the [...]

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Easter Vigil 2008

March 22, 2008

The coolest and longest mass of the Catholic year officially begins the Easter celebration!  So, what’s news about Easter Vigil Mass?  Roman Catholics will tell you that there are Baptisms, First Communions, and Confirmations performed at this mass, along with fires, candles in the dark, Gregorian Chant-style readings and lots of Latin.  It’s also 2-3 [...]

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