Monthly Archives - February 2015

“FrancisChurch” – Latest Shocker…

Here is what the certified kooks at the Pontifical Council for Culture are defending as an image validly representative of the Vatican's approach to "women's issues”:  a vulgarized, semi-pornographic depiction of Venus in bondage by “Man Ray,” an American fashion photographer and “modern artist” from the Sixties. Cardinal Ravasi, the vaunted “intellectual” appointed as head of the...

Vatican Priest Threat To Sue Blogger…

Blogger, Sixupman emailed me this report from Vox Cantoris blog reporting this astonishing legal letter threatening action against the administrator for his  criticism of Fr Tom Rosica, (pictured)  a Vatican spokesman.  Let's hope the blogger under threat sticks to his guns, as expressed in this extract from one of his posts: Father Rosica "Tweeted" the...

General Discussion (7)

If there’s something of interest in the news that’s not covered in one of the topic threads, or you have a question to ask, a comment you’d like to make about anything under the sun, more or less, this is the thread for you. However, please check first, to ensure that you haven’t missed...

Pope Francis: Blame The Holy Spirit!

Vatican City, Feb 15, 2015 / 04:27 am (CNA/EWTN News).- After elevating 20 new cardinals, Pope Francis reminded them that true honor is found in service, and urged them to follow Jesus in breaking rigid ways of thinking and touching society’s marginalized. “Jesus is not afraid of scandal! He does not think of the...

Confirmation: Cause For Concern?

One of our regular bloggers, Petrus, submitted the  article below for discussion, following the news that Confirmation will be administered at the SSPX chapel in Edinburgh in the near future.   The fact that some adults (one that I know of personally) may ask  for conditional Confirmation provides food for thought. Why would they?   Petrus explains... Is Confirmation the most...

Michael Voris On SSPX – Vicious…

I stopped subscribing to the Church Militant TV videos when they announced their papolatrist policy.  Haven't given them a single thought since. Then today a reader emailed to alert me to the above video in which - from around the 33rd to 47th minute - Michael Voris and his two colleagues launch into one of...

Calling All Bishops With Backbone…

Catholic Truth followed up a tip-off, published by a visitor to our blog, that the Archbishop of Glasgow had announced to his priests that if Part Two of the Synod on the Family continued in the same scandalous vein as the first part, then he wouldn't be [remaining]  as Archbishop of Glasgow.  We checked around and found...

Contradictory Teachings: the Papolatrists’ Puzzle…

"The Mufti explained things very well to me, with such meekness, and using the Quran..."  - Pope Francis “I went to Turkey as a pilgrim, not a tourist…when I entered the Mosque, I couldn’t say: ‘Now, I’m a tourist!’ No, it was completely religious. And I saw that wonder! The Mufti explained things very...

Scandalous Synod: Money Motive?

The scandal of the Family on the Synod doesn't seem to end: is it money that is unifying the German bishops in their new "pastoral approach"? From the just-published DICI issue #309, we offer the editorial of Fr. Lorans followed by an insightful piece on the next Synod on the Family that is currently being...