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7/10: Feast of the Holy Rosary… For Your Diary – Public Rosary in Glasgow, 10/10

Comment:  The above hymn is set to a different tune from that with which most of us in Scotland grew up, but which is nowhere to be found on YouTube.  In any event, it's a pretty tune, and gives honour to Our Lady on this beautiful Feast of the Most Holy Rosary... Notice. . .  Our blogger...

Islam, Terrorism & The Battle of Lepanto – 7 October: Feast of the Holy Rosary…

That light-hearted response to the threat to conquer Rome  contrasts with the reaction here The following extracts are taken from How the 1571 Battle of Lepanto saved Europe... For those who know little history, today's battle with the Islamic State in the Middle East may seem new and unprecedented. It is not. In a.d.  622, Mohammed set...