Priesthood

BREAKTHROUGH: Pro-Abortion Pelosi Told NOT to Present for Holy Communion – Canon 915

Washington, D.C. Newsroom, May 20, 2022 / 13:03 pm (CNA). Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone announced on Friday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi should not be admitted to Holy Communion in the Archdiocese of San Francisco, nor should she present herself to receive the Eucharist, until she publicly repudiates her support for abortion. Cordileone said on May 20...

Tweets Reveal Gay Author Simon James Green Blatantly Anti-Catholic Bigot … And Then Some!

Editor writes... The scandal at John Fisher School (JFS) in Purley continues apace, so concerned parents have been digging into the background of the author, Simon James Green, who, as it turns out, is an anti-Catholic bigot of monumental proportions.  Below some of his tweets from way back when, which found their way into my...

Crisis in the Church: How Much (If Anything) Should We Tell Potential Converts…Nothing?

Editor Writes... On Sunday, just gone, 15 May, 2022,  we celebrated the reception into the Church of Carole, who featured in our July 2017 newsletter, front page (see headline above) and, more recently, her husband, Carole had attended our Conference on 13 May, 2017, marking the 100th anniversary of the first Fatima apparition.  Her husband was...

Pascal’s Wager: Impulse of Faith Or Con-Trick?

From the YouTube Platform... Christopher Eric Hitchens (13 April 1949 – 15 December 2011) was a British-American author and journalist who wrote or edited over 30 books (including five essay collections) on culture, politics, and literature. Hitchens described himself as an anti-theist, who saw all religions as false, harmful and authoritarian. He argued for free...

Cardinal Zen Arrested – so much for Pope Francis’ “secret deal” with the Chinese Communist Party…

From The Remnant website Hong Kong authorities arrested Cardinal Joseph Zen today, and he is being held on suspicion of "colluding with foreign forces to endanger China’s national security." (See video above). Cardinal Zen is one of the few voices in the Catholic hierarchy to publicly challenge Pope Francis's secret deal with the Chinese Communist Party. As...

The Incredible Catholic Mass – A MUST-READ

Editor writes... Our blogger Catherine has been reading a book entitled The Incredible Catholic Mass:  An Explanation of the Mass, by Fr Martin von Cochem O.S.F (1625-1712) which  she can't praise enough - Tan Books and Publishers, Inc., Rockford, Illinois 61105, (Originally published 1704). Catherine quotes the publisher's Preface:  "...Probably not ten percent of lay adult...

Teachers: those who instruct many in virtue, will shine like bright stars for all eternity (Dan 11:33)

Blogger Leitourgos writes:  [I've been] thinking about a possible topic for those lighter threads which occasionally appear in the blog and which I find very enjoyable. We all have a great debt towards our teachers. I certainly was extremely lucky, no blessed, with my primary school teachers who not only taught me to read, but...

Morality: To Swaddle or NOT To Swaddle – That Is The Question! AKA Is Swaddling Child Abuse?

Editor writes... The first time my attention was drawn to this practice of "swaddling", some weeks ago, I was horrified.  Some babies are meekly accepting of the process but others, like the darling in the above video, battle against it, big time.  There is one video of a baby waking up alone and working hard...

5 May: Feast of Pope Saint Pius V – Great Reformer

Editor writes... This great Pope-Saint, Pius V, is known as the Pope of the Rosary, as well as a great reformer pope. Click here to read more... We should ask his intercession for Pope Francis - who is seeking the title of "great reformer" but for a very different type of reform!  Pope Francis' successor will, hopefully,...

Scottish First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, Refuses To Define “Woman” Ahead of Local Elections

Editor writes... It might be worth asking the canvassers (from all Parties) who come to our doors, if they can see the irony in the drive by politicians to prevent "misinformation" online while, at the same time, trying to convince us that men can be women and women can be men, as long as that's...