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American Commentator Dennis Prager: Lockdown is a Crime – Is He Right?

Dennis Prager Four months ago, I wrote a column  titled “The Worldwide Lockdown May Be the Greatest  Mistake in History.” I explained that “‘mistake’ and ‘evil’ are not synonyms. The lockdown is a mistake; the Holocaust, slavery, communism, fascism, etc., were evils. Massive mistakes are made by arrogant fools; massive evils are committed by evil...

Pentecost NOT “Birth of the Church”

Editor: it is a common error, repeated often in homilies/sermons, that the Church was "born" at Pentecost.  We need only recall the Petrine verses in the Gospel, and Christ's final command to his apostles prior to his Ascension into Heaven: "Go out into the whole world and baptize..." to recognise that this claim is...

Archbishop Leo Cushley, new Archbishop of St Andrew’s & Edinburgh: there’s no crisis in the Church in Scotland…

The new Catholic Archbishop of St Andrews and Edinburgh has been consecrated at a ceremony in Edinburgh... Speaking to the BBC last week, Archbishop Cushley said he did not believe the cardinal (O'Brien) would or should return to Scotland. But he denied that the Catholic Church in Scotland was in crisis in the wake of the...