Saturday, January 12, 2008

To restore all things in Christ.

Face look familiar? Early photographs of Pope St Pius X, Hammer of Modernism.

San Clemente Palace Hotel

in Venice Italy:

"San Clemente Palace Hotel and Resort Venice accommodates in its 200 rooms and suites, majestically furnished and characterised by different decor motifs.

In the spaces of the old Camaldolese monastery, alongside the Renaissance church, stands Ca’ dei Frati, the exclusive gourmet restaurant of the San Clemente Palace. The exquisite delicacies of a refined cuisine d’auteur. The soft lighting, the sparkling crystal, the crimson and gold finishings."

And now for

Two totally unrelated news reports following an extraordinary event in St Louis.

Teddy Bears Picnic of a Mass


The guy is a Franciscan, an order normally associated with simplicity, not the stupidity shown here. More coming soon from this church.

High Noon