Daily Archives: June 2, 2011

Joomla! Jumanji!

No, there is no intrinsic relationship between those two things, except that they sound similar. Joomla is an open-source content manager for websites, and Jumanji is a movie from 1995. But there is a further (extrinsic) connection! This morning I … Continue reading

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Homilycast #85: Ascension Thursday

Here is my homily for today, recorded during the evening Mass (the text is available in my previous post). You can hear all of my “homilycasts” by copying this URL: https://advenus.wordpress.com/category/podcast-2/feed/ and adding it to your favorite podcast client software. … Continue reading

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The Ascension, and the first manned space flight

Homily for June 2, Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord The Russian astronaut Yuri Gagarin made the first manned spaceflight in 1961. He is often quoted as having said that when he left the Earth’s atmosphere, he looked around, … Continue reading

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