Tag: Fr. Dwight Longenecker

Jane, You Ignorant Fluke!

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“Back in the day” (when SNL was funny) my friends and I would gather around the TV to watch Saturday Night Live.  On first hearing Dan Ackroyd proclaim these now famous words, “Jane, you ignorant slut!,” my friends and I just about died!  For weeks and months it was the catch phrase.  Guys said it... Read more »

"Everything is Possible to One Who Has Faith"

“Everything is possible to one who has faith,” for faith endows us with the wisdom from above that is ‘pure, peaceable, gentle, compliant, full of mercy.'”  Prayer exorcises the jealousy and the selfish ambition that wreak disorder and gives “wisdom to the simple.” – February’s Magnificat and The Letter of St. James 3:13-18 As Lent... Read more »

It's Okay to Hate Rick Santorum: He's Catholic

Yesterday I found this on my twitter feed:  “People will hate Santorum like no other candidate.” The writer is Fr. Dwight Longenecker a former Anglican priest, now a Catholic priest who writes a blog called Standing On My Head. At first, I was a bit stunned, but when I thought about it, I realized the good... Read more »