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Apr 6Liked by Jim Bowman

"It’s joyful. Unalloyed joy, I might even say unapologetic." Triumphalist, eh? Here in Poland, and I gather also in southern Spain, triumphalism is joyful and normal - universal, even. To Hanover with tactful Catholicism. Let's be rude Catholics.

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In a handbasket? Fitting today with its Scripture readings about telling the world about the faith. ---> https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/040624.cfm

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A hymn with vigor. Before I sing at Mass, I check the dates on lyrics and melody to see if its worth the effort.

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Msgr Knox had a gift for translation.

Coincidentally, I just ran into a fellow from Wilmette named Knox in the City. Might be an omen.

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