Tradition

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,...

Catholic Actors Must NOT Engage in Scripts/Scenes Offensive to God: A Real Turn-Off

Editor  writes... I agree 99% with the "Catholic Wife", although I would make no exceptions; even if we think something may not affect us, the Devil knows better.  We are all subject to our fallen human nature, and so I'd be exhorting us all to steer well clear of films like "Fr Stu" - about...

Ecumenical Scottish Bishops & Church of Scotland – Declaration of (Fake) Friendship

Catholic Church and Church of Scotland release “Declaration of Friendship”. 28 April 2022 The General Assembly of the Church of Scotland will be invited to welcome an historic Declaration of Friendship with the Catholic Church in Scotland that offers ‘a decisive and irrevocable statement of our friendship with one another, based on our shared faith in...

Why Are Catholics Refusing To Have Large Families… That, & Mass Mask-Wearing? Please!

From the Catholic Herald... I understand that Covid was scary for a lot of people but when exactly do parishioners intend on leaving the mask at home? My local church is quite small and like many churches there are more people there aged over 50 than under. There are some families with young children, but...

Pornography in Parliament – So What?

Editor writes... What a bunch of virtue-signalling hypocrites are employed to report the so called news. News? There's nothing new about sin.  What's new these days is the refusal to acknowledge sin, the determination to make sure everybody is "OK" with it, in fact, and then set a whole new hierarchy of standards before us,...

President Donald J. Trump to (Nasty, Idiot) Piers Morgan: The World Is Gonna Be Blown to Pieces

From the YouTube Platform...  It's hilarious how he tells him exactly what he was thinking and Piers argues that he(Piers) thinks he's more honest. Like Trumps telling him exactly what he thinks of him. I never understood people calling him a liar when he's clearly speaking his mind vs ANY other politician who has a...

Woke Pope Francis: Catholics Are Racists

From Complicit Clergy  “Refugees are subdivided,” the pontiff declared during a lengthy Good Friday interview on Italian television. “There’s first class, second class, skin colour, [whether] they come from a developed country [or] one that is not developed.” “We are racists, we are racists. And this is bad,” the pope stated. As he has done on other occasions,...

China’s Ongoing Persecution of The Church

From the Rorate Caeli blog... Hong Kong Catholic priest speaks out publicly for the first time about the persecution of the Church in China (The following was published in The Wanderer Catholic Newspaper on March 10 and marks the first time Father Woo chose to speak out publicly about the persecution of the Church in his native...

SSPX Priests in Scotland Reject Pope Pius XII Revised Holy Week Services – Serious Concerns

Martin Blackshaw, aka blogger Athanasius, comments on the Holy Week services this year... On November 16, 1955, The Sacred Congregation of Rites published the Decree Maxima Redemptionis Nostrae Mysteria, sub-headed "The General Decree for the Revised order of Holy Week as promulgated by Pope Pius XII". To emphasise the authority with which the Supreme Pontiff was...

Catholic Women: International Synod Survey

From the Editor... The following email arrived in my inbox this morning:  "I just wanted to send you this link which I noticed in my local church bulletin. I think it’s really important for faithful traditional Catholic women to express their views, despite the difficulties of engaging with the absurdities of this Synod. It is full...