From Amalienborg Palace:
The Crown Prince Couple is expecting twins
Issued Friday August 6, 2010
Amalienborg Palace, August 6, 2010
Their Royal Highnesses The Crown Prince and The Crown Princess are happy to announce that The Crown Princess is expecting twins.
The birth is expected to take place at Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen (Copenhagen University Hospital) in January, 2011.
Head of Communication
Tel.: +45 30 40 10 10
Why (among other reasons) women can't be priests (and shouldn't be altar servers, either)
Another web-page on that disgraceful L'Osservatore Romano article:
"Mexico's Separation of Church and State"
"Judge’s anti-Prop. 8 decision ‘finds as a fact’ that Pope Benedict’s teachings are harmful to homosexuals"
"NSW to consider adoption agencies right to reject gay couples"
Interesting books reviewed/mentioned in the weekend papers:
Reviewed in The Weekend Australian:
"Legend's makeover gives thieving hero a licence to kill"
"By Angus Donald
"Sphere, 344pp, $29.99"
"Do worry and don't always be happy"
"The Uses of Pessimism: And the Danger of False Hope
"By Roger Scruton
"Atlantic Books, 232pp, $35"
Reviewed in The Sydney Morning Herald:
Griffith Review 29: Prosper or Perish
(It was only one of the short reviews, presumably not available on-line, so here's the U.R.L. for the book's official web-page:
And I was interested to see that ranking at no. 8 on the Herald's list of the top ten "Political/social science" bestsellers was, would you believe, The Communist Manifesto.
Feast of Sts. Tiburtius, Martyr, and Susanna, Virgin, Martyr, A.D. 2010