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Scots Bishop: young must save Church

Does anyone seriously think that contemporary youth is equipped to "save the Church"?  Aren't they kinda tied up saving the planet?  And doing Facebook and stuff?  Some extracts from this Scottish Catholic Observer report follow [with editorial comment]... Bishop of Paisley calls on the [uncatechised] faithful to halt ’25 years of decline’. Yes, you read that...

Presbyterians: Bible Vs Transgenderism – Bishops Must End Ecumenical Farce

From Breitbart...  Testimony featured in Diverse Gender Identities and Pastoral Care includes the demand for a “21st century” update to the “patriarchal” Scriptures, and complaints that “Christian culture” makes life hard for “gender nonconforming” individuals. “I struggle with the wording of the Lord’s Prayer because I see God as my parent not my father,” writes Andrew,...

Is There A RIGHT Reason For Young Catholics To Leave The Church?

From the Scottish Catholic Observer, 2nd March... Young people are ‘leaving the Church in droves,’ says Scots delegate to Vatican youth synod  By James Farrell Young people are ‘leaving the Church in droves for all the wrong reasons,’ according to Scotland’s representative to a global Vatican meeting of young people. Sean Deighan, 23, a youth worker for...

Bishop John Keenan of Paisley Welcomes Latest “Fertility Breakthrough”…

HUMAN eggs have been fully grown in a laboratory for the first time, in a breakthrough that could lead to improved fertility treatments. Scientists have grown egg cells, which were removed from ovary tissue at their earliest stage of development, to the point at which they are ready to be fertilised. The advance could...

Bishops of Scotland: Anti-Catholicism Rife – Please Review “Hate-Crime”

Press release from the Scottish Catholic Media Office... Catholic Church suggests Hate Crime review, offers opportunity to consolidate rather than separate legislation. Wednesday 29 November 2017 Church comments come in response to the Scottish Government’s Review of Hate Crime legislation, chaired by Lord Bracadale: http://www.gov.scot/About/Review/Hate-Crime-Legislation The review is charged with considering whether existing hate crime law represents the...

Brexit & Brainwashed Catholics…

Maybe it's just me, but I detect a determination both in Brussels and among certain groups of UK politicians to keep us in the EU at any price, despite the majority vote to leave  in the 2016 referendum.  There seems to be a propaganda push to hold a second referendum in the hope that...

Cardinal Burke: Scottish Visit Puzzling…

On the 2nd of September, Cardinal Burke will offer a Pontifical High Mass at Immaculate Heart of Mary, Balornock. Una Voce Scotland are holding a reception to which guests are invited at the discretion of the chairman.   Source Comment I find I'm being asked over and over again, why it is that Cardinal Burke (or...

Earth to Archbishop of Glasgow…Hello!

Our blogger, Gabriel Syme writes: Look at this jaw dropping story from the Church in Scotland. Scottish Catholics are “too wishy-washy” about standing up for their beliefs, the Archbishop of Glasgow has warned. Click here to read entire Herald Scotland article  While advocating robust, confident Catholicism is admirable, this is hilarious coming from the Scottish Bishops. Their...

Is Scotland Literally Out Of This World?

Scotland is to be consecrated to the Immaculate Heart of Mary for the first time, on September 3rd, at the Carfin Grotto. The Scottish Bishops will pronounce the act of consecration, with the Bishop of Paisley, John Keenan, calling for Catholics to prepare for the event, spiritually, for 40 days beforehand. Click here to read...

Yes/No…Should Glasgow Build Statue of Scotland’s Only Martyr – St John Ogilvie?

A statue for Scotland’s only Catholic Martyr? Online campaign for Glasgow Cross memorial to St John Ogilvie wins wide support A CAMPAIGN is growing for a memorial to St John Ogilvie, Scotland’s only Catholic martyr, to be built on the spot of his execution at Glasgow Cross. An online campaign launched on his feast day last week...