Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

Easter vigil: Easter Mass: Urbi et Orbi: English translation Urbi et Orbi (via Vatican Radio) Pope Francis EASTER URBI ET ORBI MESSAGE to the City and to the World 5 April 2015 Dear Brothers and Sisters, Jesus Christ is risen! Love has triumphed over hatred, life has conquered death, light has dispelled the darkness! Out […]

Nice to see what Democrats really think of the residents of Waukesha. Any Waukesha Democrats want to respond to this piece of garbage? After all, he was your spokesman for three years. How about Democratic Party Chairman Mike Tate, who kept Zielinski on as spokesman as long as he could and defended him? Maybe Milwaukee […]

Which candidates will Easter Bunny reward? Waukesha Freeman March 28, 2013 Page A8 Opinion  Don’t tell me you don’t believe in the Easter Bunny. After what I’ve seen for local politicians, I’m ready to believe almost anything. Locally our attention is drawn to the New Berlin race for mayor. New Berlin is the gold standard […]

Madison radio station WTDY is changing formats, which means longtime radio personality and disgusting misogynist Sly Sylvester is off the air. Sylvester was also responsible for compromising his station’s news department with his antics. Too bad Sylvester is being fired because of a station format change rather than his behavior, a missed opportunity for the owners […]

Just in time for Good Friday and Easter, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett outdoes President Barack Obama and likens himself to Christ. I’m curious what Sacred Heart of Jesus alumnus and Democratic Party spokesman Graeme Zielinski thinks of Barrett’s hubris. Barrett, who lost to Walker in November 2010, said he thinks he can now win over […]

From Vatican Radio: “In resurrectione tua, Christe, coeli et terra laetentur! In your resurrection, O Christ, let heaven and earth rejoice!” (Liturgy of the Hours). Dear Brothers and Sisters in Rome and across the world, Easter morning brings us news that is ancient yet ever new: Christ is risen! The echo of this event, which […]

From Vatican Radio: Dear Brothers and Sisters, I bring you the Easter proclamation in these words of the Liturgy, which echo the ancient hymn of praise sung by the Israelites after crossing the Red Sea. It is recounted in the Book of Exodus (cf 15:19-21) that when they had crossed the sea on dry land, […]

Jim Rowen learns that Waukesha buses will not be running on Easter and asks, Waukesha? Transit-Friendly? Buses cancelled on Easter Sunday. Are public services’ availability determined by a religious calendar? The difference between East and West of 124th street, neatly encapsulated. Better to run empty buses than be thought “unfriendly” to transit or caving in […]

Pope Benedict XVI’s Easter message for 2009. Here is the transcript from Zenit News. Print this entry

I’m taking Easter weekend off from blogging this year. I am going to re-charge the mental and spiritual batteries. I may even pick up a Scrabble dictionary. Happy Easter! Print this entry