Purity

Beware Lifesitenews &”Itching Ears” – St Paul

From the YouTube Platform hosting the above Lifesitenews video - which promotes the condemned Garabandal "apparitions".  The death of Pope Benedict XVI is shedding new light on the mysterious Garabandal Apparitions, which  speak of the end times: an urgent need for repentance, the coming wrath of God, and the overflowing cup of poison filled by...

Africa: The Great Vatican II Success Story … Not!

From New Liturgical Movement... In a recent episode of “Word on Fire,” Bishop Barron responds to Ross Douthat’s two NYT pieces on Vatican II and its failure, by making two arguments: Argument #1: To blame the collapse of Catholicism in the West on Vatican II is a “post hoc propter hoc” fallacy.  [i.e. "after this, because of...

Novena in Honour of Our Lady of Good Success – A Devotion Especially for These Critical Times

Blogger Westminsterfly asks for a thread to mark the beginning of the novena to Our Lady of Good Success.  He writes... ADVANCE NOTICE: The Novena to Our Lady of Good Success (Feast Day, February 2nd, also the Feast of the Purification) starts on Tuesday JANUARY 24th. Please make a note of the date and join...

Shocking Violence in Scottish Schools Reflects the Godlessness of Contemporary Scottish Society…

From the Daily Express (includes disturbing video clip, be warned)...  Nicola Sturgeon has been urged to take action against violent behaviour in Scottish schools after a video of a horrific attack on a female pupil emerged. The footage shows a girl at Waid Academy in Fife launching an aggressive assault on another girl, punching her...

Anti-Catholicism in Irish Dáil Forcing Catholics to “Live in the Closet” – Congratulations, Bishops!

From the Irish Daily Mail... ANTI-CATHOLIC rhetoric in the Dáil is fuelling hate and attacks against churches and worshippers, several TD's have said. They were reacting to a recent attack in Kerry in which a group set fire to an altar, as well as a protest by two people who loudly disrupted Mass in Cork city. ...

An American On The Apostasy – Featuring The Catholic Church in Scotland… You Don’t Say!

Editor writes... American commentator, Anthony Stine, offers some biting comment on the shocking dereliction of duty of the bishops across the world, who closed churches and effectively declared God to be unessential during the Covid-19 fear-fest.  The bishops are now suffering the consequences of that faithless decision. Given that Scotland rarely gets a mention in...

Scottish Bishops Reject Govt “Conversion Therapy” Report – Future of Church & Family Threatened

Bishops urge Scottish Government to reject “Conversion Therapy” report Monday 16 January 2023 Responding to the publication of the Scottish Government’s ‘expert’ advisory group on “Ending Conversion Practices”, Scotland’s Catholic Bishops have issued the following statement: The Church is pastorally sensitive to the experience of people who identify as homosexual. They are to be met with compassion...

Demanding An Apology – A Growing Fashion

From Demanding an Apology | Psychology Today... There are some people who command an apology! “I’m waiting for an apology,” a young woman texts her friend. A mother says to her son who forgot to pick her up from the train station: “If you don’t apologize, I’m not going to your graduation.” What good is an...

Australia: Cardinal George Pell – Rest in Peace…

We discussed the allegations, arrest, imprisonment and exoneration of Cardinal Pell - and featured this TV interview - on this blog, so it is fitting that we should offer our prayers for the repose of his soul, now that he has passed away.  Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord, and let perpetual light...

Is Govt Health Policy Masking More Than Faces?

From Spiked - The ideology of lockdown lingers on   Wait, we’re still being asked to save the NHS? To limit our lives so that we don’t get injured or sick and put pressure on this sacred institution? Nearly two years after the first lockdown, when we were put under house arrest to protect the NHS...