Seminaries

Save the Chartres Pilgrimage… And the Mass

From Michael J. Matt, Editor, The Remnant... GUARDIAN of TRADITION: The World Premiere 19,290 views Premiered on 2 Oct 2022 Here at the launch of the world premiere of this RTV documentary, word reaches us of a growing concern in France that the French bishops may prohibit use of the Chartres Cathedral for the 2023 pilgrimage...

Do Catholics Fear Confession?

Editor writes... Why are Catholics apparently reluctant to attend Confession these days?  Can we blame the laxity of the clergy during lockdown, or is there something else at work here? And, importantly, is there anything the narrator (or St John Vianney!) says in the above video to reignite your appreciation of the Sacrament of Penance? Your thoughts... ...

St Michael, Archangel – Defender of the Church

Editor writes... Pope Leo XIII wrote the powerful prayer to St Michael Archangel below and ordered that it be recited after every low Mass - click here for more on what happened to inspire the Pope to make this order, and then share your thoughts on which of the versions you are more inclined to...

Belgian bishops’ push for same-sex blessings is ‘heretical opposition to the revealed truth’ – Müller

(LifeSiteNews) — Cardinal Gerhard Müller [pictured], the former head of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, has written a statement (see full text below) rebuking the Belgian bishops for their September 20 document approving homosexual relationships and offering them a liturgical blessing. In the statement as sent to LifeSiteNews by the German cardinal,...

Private Revelations: Is La Salette Approved?

Editor writes... From time to time, the question of the authenticity of the La Salette apparitions is raised in our discussions.  Personally, I've never been attracted to La Salette.  I cannot take to the statue of Our Lady in an attitude of almost despair, and her dress and head-dress differ markedly from just about every...

Interfaith Conference in Kazakhstan: The Pope Denounces War – Except Against Traditional Mass

From The Independent... Pope Francis told the Russian Orthodox hierarchy and other faith leaders Tuesday that religion must never be used to justify the “evil” of war and that God must never “be held hostage to the human thirst for power.” Against the backdrop of Russia's invasion of Ukraine, Francis opened an interfaith conference in the former Soviet republic...

Gloria TV … Not So Glorious?

Editor writes... Note:  the above cartoon is one of the many very good cartoons produced by Gloria TV - some time ago I received permission to use their cartoons - I have used at least one in our newsletter but, ironically, I think this is the first time I've made use of that permission on...

Saint Pius X: Fighting Talk… Bible Vs Modernists

Below, extracts from the encyclical Praestantia Scripturae: On The Bible Against The Modernists  "... in order to check the daily increasing audacity of many modernists who are endeavouring by all kinds of sophistry and devices to detract from the force and efficacy not only of the decree “Lamentabili sane exitu” (the so-called Syllabus), issued by...

Irish Priest Fr Brendan Hoban: Dissident or Apostate? Is This Priest Even Remotely Catholic?

Editor writes... Leitourgos asks that we discuss the above Taylor Marshall video which features sentiments expressed by an elderly Irish priest which are "simply unbelievable, but all too believable, if you know what I mean." Oh yes, I know exactly what you  mean.  Click here to watch a shorter clip from the above video... But first,...

Godless UK: Time To Restore The Death Penalty?

Glasgow police release CCTV image of two men after late night attack in city centre Stabbing victim fights for life after attack at London's Liverpool Street station An Edinburgh man has been left shaken after being threatened as he drove his motorbike by two yobs with a blade.  Rory Pieres was driving his own motorbike along Calder...