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Feast of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal – Please Pray For A Very Special Intention: A Real Miracle !

Editor writes... I am asking Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal for a very special miracle for a very good friend of mine who has just been diagnosed with cancer.  He is awaiting details of his treatment, and when I asked him if it would be OK to seek the prayers of bloggers, he was...

Conspiracy Theories That Were… True!

Humans love conspiracy theories, and always have—there’s even evidence that ancient Romans had a few. Today, with the advent of the internet, they seem to be everywhere. But even though the term is generally pejorative, that doesn’t mean people aren’t out to get you. What follows are some conspiracy theories that turned out to be (at least partially...

Was Pope Leo XIII An Eavesdropper?

I'm asked, fairly frequently, what I think about the claim that Pope Leo XIII overheard a conversation between God and Satan, where God more or less agreed to let Satan loose on the world for 100 years or so.  I've always been sceptical about that alleged conversation - but something surely prompted the Pope...

Diocese of Motherwell: Spiritans Community Enforces Face Coverings… No Mask, No Mass

Editor writes... After reading Pat McKay's comment on the blog here, I suggested he contact the priest concerned.  Turned out, he had been refused entry to Mass on All Saints Day at the Spiritans chapel at Carfin.  Pat lodged a complaint and I followed it up with a supporting email - see below: Dear Father ... After...

Austrian Catholics To SSPX: Please Stop Vaccine Support… Fight This Lying Dictatorship!

Editor writes... I received the following email this morning... Dear Friends and Family, The continued insistence on the part of the SSPX leadership regarding conditional acceptance of the deathvaxx is heartbreaking.  Catholics all over the world have expressed their disappointment in the Society.  Our fellow Catholics in Austria have originated an international effort to respectfully request the...

Is Former First Minister Bashing Scotland Or IS He Right To Say That Scotland IS “Stuck In Treacle”?

From the Daily Record... A former First Minister has claimed Scotland is “worse than it ever has been” due to the constitutional standoff over independence. Jack McConnell said the country is “struck in treacle” and he does not know how to get out of it. The former Scottish Labour leader served as First Minister from 2001 until narrowly...

Church Militant Guilty of Blackmail?

Editor writes... For those of you who may be wondering, we didn't cover the scandal surrounding the arrest of Father James Jackson FSSP when the story broke because, I'm afraid, I took the instant "not another one" attitude and decided to let it go.  Not because Fr Jackson  belongs to one of the traditional priestly...

Fr Linus Clovis: Civil War Within The Church…

Father Linus Clovis is one of the heroes of our time.  He doesn't hesitate to preach the Faith, in season and out of season...  Indeed, we were privileged to have him address one of our Conferences in Glasgow (2016) - to which he refers in this interview with Michael Matt, the Editor of The...

USA & Scotland Transforming Into Communist States: Will You Fight Back – Or Meekly Comply?

From The Herald, 10 November, 2021... In the most recent Scottish Government coronavirus update on Tuesday, the Deputy First Minister John Swinney hinted that new Covid-19 measures could be imposed following a rise in the number of infections as we head into the winter months. Mr Swinney told MSPs that Scotland’s NHS services are currently “under intense...

COP26: Pope Francis’ Letter to the Catholics of Scotland on Climate – Beware God’s Judgement!

Pope Francis has written a letter to the Catholics of Scotland which you can read here Now click here to listen to a podcast of a sermon entitled The Deceitful Teaching of Demons delivered on 7/11/21 by Dr William Philip, the Senior Protestant Minister at the Tron Church in Glasgow.  He mentions Pope Francis at...