Tag - religion

Why Are So Many Young People Unhappy? And Who Is To Blame?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6YP1l39PjO8 Comment: Out and about this morning,  I marvelled - as I always do these days - at the tangible fear around me.  Nobody seems to notice the contradictions.  I saw three people in a shop, all wearing masks, all standing shoulder to shoulder chatting right beside a "social distancing, keep two metres apart" sign :grin: ...

China & Increasing Religious Persecution: Christian Symbols Banned In Homes…

In order to receive social welfare payments, citizens in several Chinese towns have to replace religious symbols with images of Chinese Communist Party leaders. BEIJING, China, July 21, 2020 (LifeSiteNews) – Several towns in China are using their citizens’ status as social welfare recipients as a pretext to prohibit them from having Christian symbols in...

UK Court: Ethical veganism ‘deserves same protection as religion’, rules judge…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1HrXQR1dV7w Sacked vegan Jordi Casamitjana has won a ruling that ethical veganism is a philosophical belief and is therefore a protected characteristic under the Equality Act 2010. Jordi Casamitjana said he was sacked by the League Against Cruel Sports after raising concerns that its pension fund was being invested into companies involved in animal testing. The 55-year-old,...

Climate Cult & Conforming Kids…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8plXQvnrQcA In the above short discussion, the speakers acknowledge that the Climate Change movement is, in fact, "religion replacement". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z5ZID0RuUzo Julia Hartley-Brewer tries to pin down one of the leaders of the Green Party to "facts not fearmongering" - doesn't work!  Comment:  What is MOST shocking about the entire climate change baloney is that Pope Francis has given the...

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...   

Thinking Through Catholic Truth…

The above is the self-explanatory  introduction to our new series, "Thinking Through Catholic Truth - The Big Questions... Answered". Topics already in the pipeline include Scripture, Spirituality, Catholic education  and the "Institutional Church".   If you have a topic you'd like covered tell us in the comments, or if you would like to participate in any...

Questions: Would YOU “Ask Father”?

Our American blogger, RCA Victor, writes... Following up on the notion that the CT blog could be a sort of cyber-parish for modern Catholics, esp. as a source of orthodox catechesis, here’s a thought: Is there a traditional priest up your sleeve who would be willing to answer questions from readers in the form of...

Russia: Politics & Faith-The Inside Story

Blogger, Benedict Carter writes: Apparently Russia is now a Christian country and Putin, the champion of Christian values, is in Syria solely to protect the Christian population. Putin is the Traditionalist's friend because he has banned homosexuality. He should be supported simply by virtue of his enmity to our own godless Western leaders. Orthodoxy is...

Was William Shakespeare A Catholic?

Click here to read a report of the Vatican's view that William Shakespeare was, very likely, a "crypto-Catholic" Father Stephen DeLallo, SSPX, presents the opposite case, as set out in the Catholic Encylopaedia - The Religion of William Shakespeare   Hamlet Act 1, Scene 2   (1) Arguments against Catholicity taken from the Catholic Encyclopedia:  1) His own daughters were baptized...