Morals

A Priest Answers Questions on Synod …

 I am still hearing from Catholics who should know better, who say things like "well, I suppose the Pope wants to leave all options open..." to excuse the scandal of the suggestions put forward, in the name of "mercy", at the recent synod.  I, think, therefore, that the answers which Fr. Marcel Guarnizo gives to 6 questions regarding...

On Resisting Pope Francis To His Face…

The article below is taken from the website of The American Conservative - click on photo of Pope Francis to read original.  Comments invited. Here’s a powerful column by Ross Douthat, in which he says Pope Francis is pushing the Catholic Church to a precipice.  Here’s the gist of his piece: But going beyond such a...

Catholics Must Reject Synod Document – Calling UK Bishops To Show Leadership

In pastoral terms, the document published today by the Synod of Bishops represents an earthquake, the “big one” that hit after months of smaller tremors. The relatio post disceptationem read aloud in the synod hall, while defending fundamental doctrine, calls for the church to build on positive values in unions that the church has always...

Compulsory Sex Education in Scottish Schools… Or Compulsory Child Abuse?

A petition has called for statutory sex and relationship education in Scotland's schools. Schools should be compelled by law to teach sex and relationship education, according to a youth organisation which provides sex education. A Scottish Parliament committee is to consider a petition from Sexpression:UK. The group said Scotland had a high rate of teenage pregnancy, sexually-transmitted...

Catholics MUST Boycott SVP…

 - Catholic leaves estate to fund Catholic Charity - Charity uses money to fund Homosexual Meeting Spot - Bishop complains, to no avail Miss Maureen O'Connell, the late owner of "O'Connell's Pub" in Galway, Ireland, died in 1998. That is, she did not die 1000 years ago. No, she died in 1998. That means that if she had...

Christian Order: The Kasper Apostasy…

With the October Synod on the Family now looming on the horizon, a recent Christian Order editorial really says it all. Be warned though, the Editor, Rod Pead, does not mince his words. This is not recommended reading for the faint-hearted and certainly not for those who dabble in papolatry.  It's lengthy but you won't want to miss a word. ...