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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...

England & Wales: Christians Now A Minority – Surprised, Anyone? Does God Actually Care?

Christians now a minority in England and Wales - The News... By AFP November 30, 2022 LONDON, United Kingdom: Fewer than half of people in England and Wales identify as Christian, according to census data released on Tuesday, underlining a landmark shift towards secularism in multicultural Britain. The findings from the 10-yearly census, carried out in 2021,...

Film About Islam: “The Lady” (Fatima) – Protests…

From Yorkshire Live... A Sheffield cinema has confirmed it will not show The Lady of Heaven after a protest was held outside its doors over planned screenings. A large group of protesters assembled outside of Cineworld Sheffield ahead of a screening of The Lady of Heaven on Sunday. Demonstrations have been held across the country in response to...

St Francis of Assisi – Evangelizer of Muslims…

To   mark  the  Feast  of  St  Francis  of  Assisi  today , 4  October - from  Catholic World  Report... Debunking the Myth of St. Francis as a Modern Ecumenist... [When he met the Sultan], Francis “skipped over the question about messages from the leaders of the Crusade and got immediately to the point. He was an ambassador...

Bishops Closing Churches & Building Mosques: Crazy…Or Diversity in Action?

Christianity exhorts its adherents to be charitable, but it is really charitable to affirm people in a belief system that tells them that hatred, contempt, and violence are blessed by the deity? The question is pertinent because recently in Nigeria and France, Catholic bishops have used the money donated by their own Catholic people to build...

Islam Is NOT A Religion of Peace… Shouldn’t Someone Tell Pope Francis?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=274&v=5AkAGc5nOXw Comment: The Muslim speaker's analysis of Islam in the above video is crystal clear; she points out that those who insist that Islam is "a religion of peace" are really not helping those dissidents who are seeking reform from within the religion... Shouldn't someone tell Pope Francis?  

Europe: will Brexit kick-start the Christian restoration – or is it too late?

 From the website of the Lepanto Foundation - dated 7 December, 2018 The roots of the crisis in the European Union (1991 - 2011) The economic, social and political crisis which the EU is undergoing is there for all to see. In a few days it will be the 20th anniversary of the Maastricht treaty, signed...

Is the UK no longer free?

The treatment of Tommy Robinson, coupled with the contrived outrage over Boris Johnson's 'burka' remarks this week, do beg the question: is Tucker Carlson right to question whether, in fact, the UK really is a free land?   And why are the Catholic bishops not asking the same question?  Comments invited...