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Leo X + Pieta + Las Culebrinas

November 30, 2007 1 comment

Michelangelo's Pieta

MASS – (Fr Joseph) — Andrew the Apostle — known as the introducer. 

NO PHILOSOPHY CLASSES — Fr Santos is out of town.

ARTS & IDEAS – (Fr Vallee) — modern philosophersRenaissance popes Sixtus IV (Sistine Chapel), Alexander VI (Borgianepotism), Julius II (warrior) and Leo X (Medici). Michelangelo‘s Pieta.  Our chapel’s murial — zodiac references.

Las CulebrinasLas CulebrinasMIAMI DINNER — today Fr Manny took all the Miami seminarians out to dinner to a fancy local Cuban restaurant Las Culebrinas.  Great food and even better desert.

DOTS — “bread shark” — grass smell