Monthly Archives: December 2014

Breaking News: Climate Change Is REAL!!!!! Catholics to Embrace the New Religion

So it has been proclaimed, in case you haven’t noticed, or you’ve begun learning only yesterday, or you’ve just crawled out of the underground lair you’ve inhabited all your life — and based upon the headlines of the past couple

Posted in Faith, Pope Francis the Muddle-Headed?

When God Gave Me the Gift of Faith

I came across this article by Rod Dreher, a former Catholic who has regrettably become Orthodox.  Nevertheless, it is an interesting discussion about a man who’s yearning for Faith but recognizes he has not yet received the gift.  I was

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Correcting the Blog’s Title and The Need to Learn Latin

I’ve added Ex Magno Silentio as a subtitle to the blog because of two helpful comments I received.  Like many Catholics who came of age as the Vatican II changes were being implemented, the study of Latin was scrapped just

Posted in The Point of The Blog

Knocking the Priesthood on Christmas

Like some people, I pray regularly for priests, bishops, cardinals and the Pope.  I know it is not an easy life and they need strength, courage, wisdom and friends. Most people know the bad stories of bad priests, and some

Posted in The Priesthood

I read Mass this morning. Wherein Fr. Z rants.

I read Mass this morning. Wherein Fr. Z rants.. Ladies and gentlemen, please take a moment to read Father Zuhlsdorf’s explanation of the Mass and the priceless value of the Priest, through whom we can obtain the Eucharist.  Please pray

Posted in Uncategorized

Judge With Right Judgment

Judge With Right Judgment. The excellent blogger Mundabor has this entry which dovetails with my post of last night here Please take a read and enjoy.  He minces no words, which is what we need more of in these troubling

Posted in Cardinal Dolan, Pope Francis the Muddle-Headed?

The Unheard-Of “Francis Effect”

Timothy Cardinal Dolan of New York was interviewed on a national “news” program around Lent earlier this year because of the bafflingly breathtaking news that a mediocre football player had announced to the waiting world that he was a homosexual.

Posted in Cardinal Dolan, Pope Francis the Muddle-Headed?

My First Threat From A Cowardly “c”atholyc?

No doubt thanks to Father Z’s blog, several people have found their way to this blog. For those folks and their notes of support I am very thankful.  For so long I kept quiet but I’m beginning to understand that

Posted in Uncategorized

Does Pope Francis Mock Us For Praying The Christmas Novena?

Hail and Blessed be the hour and moment in which the Son of God was born of the most pure Virgin Mary at midnight in Bethlehem in piercing cold.  In that hour vouchsafe, oh my God, to hear my prayers

Posted in Pope Francis the Muddle-Headed?

How Should We Speak To The Lord?

The wonderful, insightful and much-appreciated Father John Zuhlsdorf, or Father Z as many know him from his internet presence, like me, inspired this post because of what he wrote on his blog yesterday.  This began as a comment to his post,

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