We began our Advent "preparatory" journey with Christ's command to "Stay Awake!" My brothers and sisters, WE ARE AT A CROSSROADS!! This is not unlike the crossroads Israel faced in 1 Kings 18, where we see that they had lost their awe of God. To them, He was a million miles away. They still claimed to follow Jehovah, … Continue reading
'WASHINGTON — Four exorcists have issued a joint statement asking Catholics worldwide to dedicate Dec. 6 as a day of fasting, prayer and reparation, “for the purpose of driving out any diabolic influence within the Church that has been gained as a result of recent events.” The exorcists, who have requested anonymity due to the … Continue reading Exorcists Call for Praying and Fasting this Friday, Dec. 6
A Thanksgiving Poem by Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872-1906) The sun hath shed its kindly light, Our harvesting is gladly o’er Our fields have felt no killing blight, Our bins are filled with goodly store. From pestilence, fire, flood, and sword We have been spared by thy decree, And now with humble hearts, O Lord, We come … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!
I've long considered Jim Butcher to be one of the Master novelists living today. His books are consistently exciting and thoroughly enjoyable. Oddly enough I've never thought to seek out his wigwam on the worldwide web until just the other day. Having done so at last, I found nothing less than the secret to his … Continue reading Anatomy of the Scene
The blog Nimisi Dominus uses a Next Generation Star Trek episode to make a serious point about the Mass in general and ad orientem in particular. We got a new priest in our parish a couple of years back and one of the first things he did was resort to ad orientum posture for the Confiteor, … Continue reading Star Trek and The Mass
Thus the empire of our Redeemer embraces all men. To use the words of Our immortal predecessor, Pope Leo XIII: ‘His empire includes not only Catholic nations, not only baptized persons who, though of right belonging to the Church, have been led astray by error, or have been cut off from her by schism, but … Continue reading Viva Cristo Rey!
THIS would explain Chick-fil-A's shameful submission to the sodomites. Oh well. Guess I'll be getting my chicken sandwiches from Popeye's from now on.
Blade weapon combinations from nearly every epoch with battle choreography much better than anything ever produced by Hollywood. Check it out. Warning! It may lead to acute binge watching. https://youtu.be/ACBXbJd80a0
In a bone-headed attempt to be less divisive and thus widen their appeal, Chick-fil-A has decided to stop donating to the Salvation Army and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. It's bone-headed because the sodomites they are trying to appease with this move are never appeased. Sodomites are literally the personification of insatiable appetite run amok … Continue reading Chick-fil-A Chooses Mammon