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  • On the Chin Paten and How It Was Once Thought Impious

    02/07/2017 7:27:06 AM PST · by Salvation · 8 replies
    Archdiocese of Washington ^ | 02-06-17 | Msgr. Charles Pope
    On the Chin Paten and How It Was Once Thought Impious Msgr. Charles Pope • February 6, 2017 • Such a small but highly significant thing, the chin paten. It is used is to catch a host or piece of a host that might otherwise fall to the ground. It is another reminder of the real, true, and substantial presence of Christ in even the smallest particle of the host.Today, the chin paten (also called a communion paten) is also symbolic. When one sees one today it is a pretty clear sign that it’s a more traditional parish. Their...
  • How Something We Consider Solidly Traditional was Once Thought Progressive (Catholic)

    11/11/2011 1:24:32 PM PST · by NYer · 17 replies
    Archdiocese of Washington ^ | November 11, 2011 | Msgr. Charles Pope
    Such a small but highly significant thing, the chin paten. Its use is to catch a host that might drop or a particle from a host. As such it is another reminder of the real, true and substantial presence of Christ in even the smallest particle of the host. The chin paten helps ensure that not even a small particle drop.Today the communion, or “chin” paten is also symbolic. When one sees them today it is a pretty clear signal that “this is a more traditional parish.” Their use had declined, especially when communion in the hand became widespread, during...
  • Guess who holds patent for carbon trading plan

    06/18/2010 10:35:41 AM PDT · by day21221 · 23 replies · 1,063+ views
    wnd.com/ ^ | June 18, 2010 | Jerome R. Corsi
    Guess who holds patent for carbon trading plan Disgraced Fannie Mae CEO set to cash in for millions Obama housing adviser Franklin Raines Former Clinton and Obama budget adviser Franklin Raines owns a key carbon-emissions patent he developed as CEO of the government-sponsored mortgage giant Fannie Mae, positioning him and his partners to make millions of dollars if it is used in any carbon-capping scheme implemented by the Obama administration. Raines and his associates led Fannie Mae and Congress to believe Fannie Mae owned the patent, despite public records to the contrary, a WND investigation has found. Raines and his...