Morals

General Discussion (15)

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 a...

Little Charlie Gard: Victim of Rampant Disposable Culture – Cardinal Sgreccia

Little Charlie Gard’s Case in 10 Points, by Cardinal Sgreccia Give Care Even When One Cannot Cure July 5, 2017 ZENIT Staff Pope & Holy See CHARLIE GARD by Constance Roques with Anita Bourdin Italian Cardinal Elio Sgreccia, former President of the Pontifical Academy for Life, analyzed little Charlie Gard’s case and offered “10 critical points” for consideration...

An Independent Protestant Scotland…

One of the Treasures of the National Archives of Scotland, the Declaration of Arbroath was written to the Pope in 1320, on behalf of the barons and community of the realm of Scotland. This eloquent letter, written in support of King Robert Bruce (Robert I) and an independent Scotland, is still regarded as a...

The Morality of WikiLeaks…

Whistleblower Julian Assange has given one of his most incendiary interviews ever in a John Pilger Special, courtesy of Dartmouth Films, in which he summarizes what can be gleaned from the tens of thousands of Clinton emails released by WikiLeaks this year. John Pilger, another Australian émigré, conducted the 25-minute interview at the Ecuadorian Embassy,...

Pope’s Sinister Suggestion: Are ‘Rigid’ People Guilty of Living Double-Life?

How many times will I have to say "don't be rigid"? There are still Catholics who want to keep the Commandments! For Goodness sake! Don’t be too rigid.       According to Vatican Radio, Pope Francis warned against this natural tendency, and reminded how God wishes for us to be good and merciful, during his homily...

The Depressing Truth About The Pill

From the Spectator... The Pill has been linked to depression. Why isn’t this more of a scandal? Because it is a sin to suggest that oral contraceptives may not be the greatest gift ever given to womankind A study came out last week that should have caused great alarm. For 13 years, researchers at the University of Copenhagen studied...

American Editors Accuse Pope Francis

Your Holiness: The following narrative, written in our desperation as lowly members of the laity, is what we must call an accusation concerning your pontificate, which has been a calamity for the Church in proportion to which it delights the powers of this world. The culminating event that impelled us to take this step was...

USA: Will Donald Trump Hillary?

The Church has established Catholic principles of voting and we  have always been exhorted to use our vote carefully, but definitely to vote.  Click here to read a very good article on this subject. However, note the following editorial update, September 2016:   "...In the past 9 years since this article was penned by Fr. Peter Scott, the political...

Morality: You Are What You Read…

The article below is a lengthy, detailed study of Catholic Moral Principles Concerning the Reading of Literature by Fr Stephen DeLallo SSPX  (Revised: Sept. 8, 2016)                   Comments invited. It would be especially interesting to hear from priests, parents and teachers on this crucially important subject...  Introduction: The Catholic Moral Principles outlined below can...

Church Militant aka Soldiers of Christ…

RICHMOND, Virginia, August 29, 2016 (LifeSiteNews) — Roughly a dozen pro-life activists protested Sunday outside of pro-abortion, pro-homosexuality Democratic Vice Presidential candidate Sen. Tim Kaine’s Catholic parish: Catholics protest at Tim Kaine’s parish: If priest won’t ‘instruct parishioners’ on Church teaching, we will “Sen. Kaine has failed in his duty as a Catholic public servant...