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We are switching to Internet phones aka Voip phones as it will save on our phone bills. But the purchase of the equipment adds up and we are wondering if anybody has any smartphones... More →

Lenten Considerations: Sin, Death, and the Resurrection

And if Christ be not risen again, your faith is vain, for you are yet in your sins. (1 Corinthians 15:14). Cardinal Kung emphasized the resurrection in one of... More →

Reconquest of Cordoba by Fernando III of Castile, 1236

This video is narrated by Mr. J Stephen Roberts, who will be my guest on the next Reconquest. (Real Crusades History) In the early 1230’s, while the Almohads were locked... More →

A First After 1000 Years: Pope to Meet Russian Patriarch in Cuba, February 12

Topic of discussion, according to Patriarch Kirill, will be the plight of the Christians in the Middle East. We are only seventeen months away from the 100th anniversary (July... More →

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just_Ad-Rem-feature The Crusades: Just Wars?

A typical catalogue of the supposed historical crimes of the Catholic Church — or of Western men in general — would include the Crusades and the Spanish Inquisition. Just as the latter has its received history, known as the Black Legend, that provides the modern... More →

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Last Mass on Titanic, 100 Years Ago

This arrived today, from a friend: “100 years ago today, the last Mass was said on the Titanic, which happened to be Low Sunday, tomorrow’s Mass.” The Encyclopedia Titanica has an entry on Father Byles, the priest who offered the Mass. There is also a web site entirely dedicated to him: Father Thomas Byles... More →

 

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