Monthly Archives - December 2013

A Happy New Year To All Our Readers!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KxDgAm4TJ60 As you would expect from a Catholic blog dedicated to promoting Tradition, we offer our readers a traditional Hogmanay greeting - Auld Lang Syne ("for the sake of old times"...) Feel free to post your new year greetings, jokes and anything that comes under the heading "good clean fun" to mark the passing of the...

Scotland’s First Catholic Home Education Website Launched…

At the request of one of our readers, Catholic Truth is proud to mark the Feast of the Holy Family with the launch of what we believe to be the first Catholic Home Education website in Scotland. Catholic Home Education Scotland aims to support parents who are home-educators as well as parents who have concerns about the education system...

The Poison of Taizé Continues Apace…

 (Vatican Radio) Starting on Saturday, about 25,000 young adults from across Europe will gather for three days in Strasbourg, Austria, for the ecumenical Taizé community’s 36th annual European meeting. The three days of prayer, fellowship, seminars and reflection will be led by the prior of the Taizé community, Br Aloїs. The meeting was organized upon...

Celebrating Christmas…

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GfZqZlUN1qE#t=37 This Christmas thread is to allow us firstly to reflect on the momentous event which changed the world forever - the birth of our Saviour, Jesus Christ: hence feel free to post your favourite prayer, hymn, story, poem of the season etc. Secondly, this thread is to allow a breather from serious discussions, so some...

Dissident Fr Timothy Radcliffe Keynote Speaker at Dublin Conference…

The following article appeared over on the Protect the Pope blog earlier today. Thanks to Catholic Convert for alerting us to it. Fr Timothy Radcliffe OP, well-known liberal and dissenter, has bizarrely been chosen to be one of the keynote speakers at Dublin’s 2014 International Conference on Divine Mercy. Fr Radcliffe openly dissents on the...

Adulterous Unions: “Pastoral Concern” Euphemism For “Acceptance”?

Rome, Italy, Dec 18, 2013 / 02:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Catholic Church must reach out to Catholics who are divorced and remarried to let them know they are welcome even if they cannot receive the sacraments, several theologians have noted. Sean Innerst, theology department chair at Denver's St. John Vianney Seminary, said he hopes...

Loftus Lashes Out: Summorum Pontificum A Mere “Concession”…

Below is an extract from the column by Mgr Basil Loftus (of "there's no physical resurrection and no physical real presence" fame) published in the Scottish Catholic Observer dated Friday 13/12/13. There is no direct link to the piece online, so the relevant portion is copied below. The fact that he gets away with the rubbish...

Dialogue With The Devil Doesn’t Work…

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jCSRKkdJXqw Watching the demented pro-abortion feminists in the Voris video behaving in the most degrading way really brings home the diabolical nature of feminism and abortion. The worst of the depravity is omitted in the Voris video, but I'd previously seen a fuller version on the Protect the Pope blog - so, if you view...