Vatican II

What’s Going on in the USA? Roe Vs Wade: Leaks, Violence, Attacks on Catholic churches – What*?*!

Editor writes... Clearly, overturning the Roe Vs Wade ruling won't make abortion illegal in the USA.  It just returns the power to legislate for it, to each individual State.  So, given the stramash being caused by the Left right now, what on EARTH would it be like if overturning Roe Vs Wade actually did outlaw...

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,...

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...

From Covid-Con to Climate-Con…

Arctic Ice is Not “Rapidly Vanishing” – Study Finds Similar Trends Over At Least 200 Years Whisper it quietly, but Arctic ice is making a comeback. The coverage is now very close to the 1991-2020 average, well above a 2012 low point and higher than 2020. According to the latest report from Copernicus, the EU’s Earth...

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...

Technology: Are Parents to Blame for Addiction?

Editor writes... Increasingly, parents bemoan their children's addiction to screens, computers, phones, you-name-it.  But, in my experience, nine times out of ten, those same parents are just as addicted. The lovely wee toddler in the above video is obviously mimicking mum.  So, should parents set an example by, say, not actively using their phone/computer at...

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...