Day 144 – Captain’s Log: Throwdowns of Each Holy Day of Obligation

Friday, August 7, 2020 – Blessed First Friday! Well, this brings us to the last of our Captain’s Logs (for now). I still need to do one for the monthly devotionals, but given that I currently only have three months (June – August) done, it doesn’t really make sense to do a whole captain’s log Read More

Day 143 – Captain’s Log: Holy Days of Obligation

Thursday, August 6, 2020 – Oh my lanta! I **think** I figured out what was missing from the Captain’s Logs. However, if this is a rehash of something I already posted, well…just come back in a couple of days. Part I: basic intro and what are the Holy Days of Obligation Part II: Canon law Read More

Day 142 – Captain’s Log: Liturgical Infographics (again)

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 – Today is the motherload of seasonal liturgical infographics. I have not done one yet for ordinary time, but…you know…it is so…well…ordinary. (Snort, see what I did there!?) I also need to do these for Traditional Latin Mass seasons. I mean, they are basically the same, but with better titles (AKA Read More

Day 141 – Captain’s Log: (some) Liturgical Infographics

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 – Sooooo…turns out past self already did a Captain’s Log of the Eucharist. I guess that takes care of that! I am unsure if I missed any rundowns. Maybe Holy Days of Obligation? Huh…I will have to figure that one out and get back to y’all. Anyhoo, moving on to an Read More

Day 139 – Captain’s Log: Basic (Vertical) Primers on Church Architecture

Sunday, August 2, 2020 – Annnd…we’re back to the basic primer logs. Today we’ll finish the logs on Church architecture. I believe we covered the horizontal layout a couple of days ago, so that means it is high time for the vertical layout (heh…see what I did there?). Part VIII: inside basic vertical layout Part Read More

Day 137 – Captain’s Log: Basic (Horizontal) Primers on Church Architecture

Friday, July 31, 2020 – Nothing says “Happy Birthday” better than a house full of people praying the Rosary followed by a horde of kiddos running around, hopped up on cupcakes. It really was a spectacular day! I love my Catholic family. And yes, I know I am a day behind in saying that. Sorry. Read More

Day 136 – Captain’s Log: the Basic Primers on the Novus Ordo Mass

Thursday, July 30, 2020 – Yesterday was cool and all with dragons, but it is now time to get back to our logs of various things… Part IV: what is the “Novus Ordo” Part XII: Novus Ordo – Introductory Rites Part XIII: Novus Ordo – Liturgy of the Word Part XIV: Novus Ordo – Liturgy Read More

Day 134 – Captain’s Log: the Basic Primers on the Extraordinary Form of the Mass

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 – Again, because the basic primers on the Mass were so, well, massive (snort! See what I did there!?), we broke the re-cap into smaller chunks. Today’s chunk is a listing of the basic primers on the Extraordinary Form of the Mass. You know, the Latin stuff (that is apparently not Read More

Day 133 – Captain’s Log: Some of the Basic Primers on the Mass

Monday, July 27, 2020 – Today is a run-down of the primer posts on the Mass. Well, I am going to divide them up into three posts: basics, Extraordinary Form, and Novus Ordo. Why? Well, remember that this basic primer went on for a couple of weeks… But, fear not, dear reader! Today will be Read More

Day 132 – Captain’s Log: All the Basic Primers on the Eucharist

Sunday, July 26, 2020 – A while ago someone asked me to pull together all the little primer posts on whatever it was we were discussing at the time. Since I cannot remember what that was, I’ll go through and post a run-down for each topic of all the little primer posts…starting with Mrs. Flusche’s Read More