Saints

Glasgow Catholic Church Latest To Burn Down As Churches Burn Across West – But Why?

In the morning hours of July 28, a devastating fire destroyed St Simon Church, the third-oldest Catholic church in Glasgow.  [Pictured above]. More than thirty firefighters were mobilised. Since Second World War, the church was used by Polish soldiers and immigrants. For its 150th anniversary, it was totally renovated between 2005 and 2008. After the...

SSPX Response to Traditionis Custodes – No!

To read the Letter from the Superior General of the Priestly Society of Saint Pius X (SSPX) in light of the publication of the motu proprio Traditionis Custodes click here

Science, Crime, Faith: How Our Lady Is A Winner!

The story about the miraculous statue found in St Alphonsus famous book Glories of Mary is thought-provoking to say the least, as is the video-narrator's commentary towards the end about the fact that we all die - those who have had "the jab" and those who have not had "the jab". Food for thought...

9th July: Feast of SS John Fisher & Thomas More – Pray for the Church!

Martyrdom of St John Fisher (Bishop) From the YouTube platform... These were his actual last words: "Christian people, I am come hither to die for the faith of Christ's Holy Catholic Church; and, I thank God, hitherto my stomach hath served me very well thereunto, so that yet I have not feared death; wherefore I desire...

6 July: Feast of St Maria Goretti – Model of Purity for the Young…& Porn Addicts?

On June 24, 1950, Pope Pius XII stood before 500,000 people gathered in Saint Peter’s Square. “Young people,” the Pope asked the crowd, “are you determined to resist any attack on your chastity with the help and grace of God?”  “Yes!” echoed the response of thousands of young Catholics. Despite the celebration and joy, sixty-six year old...

Is Jordan Peterson’s Fear of Committing to Christ Keeping Him From Catholicism?

https://youtu.be/VbVwV8_TEkM “I’ve thought…I suppose it’s a form of comedy that Catholicism is as sane as people get…it’s gothic, it’s dark, it has the same aesthetic in some sense as a horror film, and I’m not being…I’m not saying something denigrating by that; it is part of its strange mystery, and all that strangeness is necessary...

29/6: Saints Peter & Paul – Happy Feast!

https://youtu.be/WfhFTRQ48Io Comment:  Yet again, as we mark this important Feast in the Church's calendar, we find Pope Francis causing one scandal after another. Check  out this shocker So, we ought to pray especially for Francis on this Feast - and if you have thoughts you'd like to share on the subject (of the printable variety), feel free.  Also,...

Irish Government to Bishops: Cancel Summer Communions & Confirmations…

Ireland's HSE tells Catholic Church to cancel Communions and Confirmations IRELAND'S Health Service Executive (HSE) has warned the Catholic Church not to hold First Communions or Confirmations in Midwest counties this summer. In a letter to to the Archbishop of Cashel and Emly, Kieran O’Reilly, HSE chiefs suggested that the ceremonies be deferred to September instead. The...

Scottish Government Goal: “Much Greater Normality” – Not Freedom…

https://youtu.be/bMZq6ChWmIo Comment:  A couple of days ago, the BBC  Reporter, Glen Campbell, remarked - in a throwaway comment at the end of his report on the Scottish evening news programme - that we would not be returning to life as we knew it prior to "the virus".  There would be, he said "a new normal" and...

11 June: Feast of the Sacred Heart…

Below, a couple of traditional hymns to honour the Sacred Heart of Jesus on this great Feast day - with thanks to those who performed. They are young volunteers who are keen to emphasise that they are not professional singers, but simply wanted to honour Our Lord. Enjoy! https://youtu.be/vN0_yAyKPb4 https://youtu.be/clD8Ie4_xnk Comment:  Today is a good day to pray...