International

Pope Francis & the “Right to Heaven” – Cool?

From the Catholic Herald - 28 September 2022... In 2019 the controversial Abu Dhabi document asserted that God wills “the pluralism and the diversity of religions” in apparently the same sense that He wills a plurality of races and sexes. It was Bishop Athanasius Schneider from Kazakhstan who secured from Pope Francis an informal clarification, when...

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...

Giorgia Meloni “For God, Country & Family!”

Video [above]:  Giorgia Meloni's [Fabulous] 2019 Courageous Common-Sense Speech (with English subtitles) From The Spectator, 25 September, 2022... As Italians prepare to vote in today’s general election, the European Union has issued a warning – making clear that it stands ready to act. Giorgia Meloni, leader of the Brothers of Italy party, is widely expected to become...

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,...

Putin’s Nuclear Threat: Cause for Serious Concern?

From YouTube... Sir Tony Brenton, the former UK ambassador to Russia, has told Sky News that Vladimir Putin's partial mobilisation is a "pretty significant escalation" of the Ukrainian war. Editor writes... Should we step up our prayers for the authentic Consecration of Russia, in the light of today's news?

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...

USA: Diversity & the End of “Whiteness”…

Tucker Carlson at his hilarious best - enjoy! Editor writes... Still, we have to consider whether it was right or wrong for Florida's Governor, Ron DeSantis, who is a Catholic, to send all those illegal immigrants to other parts of the country instead of making them welcome in Florida.  Especially sending them to the highly respectable...

Fidei Defensor – A Letter to King Charles III

Editor writes... Below, my letter to King Charles III, which you will find self-explanatory. Letter... His Majesty King Charles III, Buckingham Palace London SW1A 1AA Sir, I write with concerns about your pledge - widely publicised across the internet - to protect the multiple faiths of a diverse Britain “no less diligently” than Christianity in your new role as head of...

Godless World in Utter Chaos – Or is the Crimewave in USA & Scotland the New Normal?

From Glasgow Live... East End residents are too “frightened” to report anti-social behaviour to police in a Glasgow area where a community centre is being vandalised daily. The Bridgeton Community Learning Campus is undergoing improvement work but is being targeted every day by vandals, a meeting heard. And a Calton councillor has suggested offenders could be threatened with...

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...