Author Archives: Padre Tatro

About Padre Tatro

I'm an ordained Byzantine-Anglican minister and a consecrated bishop, as well as a mental health professional. I also have Fibromyalgia and I am an Amateur Radio Operator. My call sign is KC1FLG.

Shame on Apple

Apple’s latest update in their iPhone software is causing a stir. They’ve deleted Good Friday and Easter from the iCalendar. This upsets me greatly. I use Apple Products for I feel they have greater use of technology. This is shameful … Continue reading

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New Ham Frustration

Are you a new Amateur Radio Operator? Have you been frustrated with the hobby or just don’t know where to begin? Dave Casler offers some great advice to newly minted Hams!

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Return to the Gospel

Remember Man thou art dust and unto dust he shall return. Repent and return to the Good News of the Gospel! I invite you to an adventure of a Solemn and Holy Lent Almighty and everlasting God, you hate nothing … Continue reading

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Lenten Journey 2017

Lent is vastly approaching us; this year it begins on St. Valentine’s Day. I know most of you my beloved readers look forward to the daily devotional and homily I post during the journey. Are y’all looking forward to it … Continue reading

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It’s all in your head. This is my reaction to the above article. The problem is people with chronic pain such fibromyalgia (which I happen to have) are told the pain is all in our heads. A good many of doctors refuse to treat … Continue reading

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Lighthouse Mission Update

Originally posted on Amateur Radio Communications Team (ACT):
The #LighthouseMission is in desperate need of Winter Coats of all sizes for disadvantaged folks. If you can donate clothes, please contact: Lighthouse Mission (feeding 3200 folks weekly) 1543 Montauk Hwy North Bellport, New…

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Pet Peeves

My beloved friend Phil over at wrote about pet peeves the other day. So I’m going to follow his lead. First how do we define pet peeve? Well the Oxford dictionary defines it as “Something that a particular person … Continue reading

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Bible Challenge

My Dear Friends, I’m constantly asked which version (translation) of the Bible do I recommend, I’m now answering with this challenge. I hereby challenge you to Read the Bible in each of the Word for Word Translations (Amplified, ESV, KJV, … Continue reading

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Note: this is not my Shack Calling all Amateur Radio Operators who use Apple/MAC computers! I came across this nice resource for us. Go to: They are providing for us something completely free. “Free email service for ham radio … Continue reading

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Advent Reminder

As we approach the end of Advent I wanted to check in and see what you remember of this time. The Advent Season and then The Christmastide season are about preparation for the coming of the Christ and then celebrating … Continue reading

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Men with Fibromyalgia

I’ve carried this cross of pain for nearly a decade and some days have been easier to get through than others, especially with no real pain control. Yes we men do make up a good number of people with chronic … Continue reading

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