Category Archives: Announcements
Upcoming events, special promotions, news from Saint Benedict Center and our apostolate: all these could be announced in this area of our site.
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 or tablets (which can be used for the purpose) they are willing to donate to SBC . Besides saving our apostolate money, the Voip phone system will make for a more efficient use of our time. At … More →
“Reconquest,” the Crusade Channel, and Veritas Radio Network are all still new. Kinks are being worked out as these new ventures progress. Allow me to straighten out a scheduling kink now. The earlier mentions on this site of when our show can be heard correctly listed the time the show debuts, but incorrectlyposted the times when it will be rebroadcast. The following emboldened paragraph sets … More →
Today begins the traditional Chair of Unity octave, originally planned to last from the feast of Saint Peter’s Chair at Rome until the feast of the Conversion of Saint Paul on January 25. The devotion has evolved into the “Week of Prayer,” since the removal from the calendar of the feast that opened the octave. But in the 1962 rubrics, a priest may offer the … More →
Our seventh show debuts RIGHT HERE on January 20 at 8:00 PM Eastern. It will then be rebroadcast on Friday at 7:00 PM Eastern (6:00 Central), and again on the following Tuesday at 7:00 PM Eastern (6:00 Central). The topic is The Christian Politics of Spain’s ‘Carlist’ Counterrevolutionaries. My guest is Dr. Alexandra Wilhelmsen, Professor of Spanish and Adjunct Professor of History at the University of Dallas, an acknowledged expert on Spanish Carlism, a political … More →
Our sixth show debuts January 13 at 8:00 PM Eastern. The topic is Christian Manhood and the Family. My guest is Mr. Sam Guzman, Communications Director for Pro-Life Wisconsin, and founder and editor of the popular blog, The Catholic Gentleman and the Catholic Gentleman Facebook Community. Go to Reconquest.net to find out more! Share, Bookmark, Like: Facebook, Twitter, etc.
Our fifth show debuts January 6 at 8:00 PM Eastern. The topic is Pilgrimage: The Holy Journey. My guest is Mr. Gregory P. Lloyd, Executive Director of the National Coalition of Clergy and Laity, Adjunct Professor of Central and Eastern European Studies at LaSalle University, and the principal organizer of the Pilgrimage for Restoration. Additional Resources: Catholic Pilgrimage, a Spiritual Journey by Eleonore Villarrubia— Catholicism.org Pilgrimages — Catholic Encyclopedia article Auriesville Pilgrimage for Restoration Mixes … More →
This is a cross posting from Reconquest.net. Eventually, we will have a prominent link to Reconquest on Catholicism.org, but for now, we’re being redundant. Our fourth show debuts December 30 at 8:00 PM Eastern. The topic is ANGER as a cardinal sin, a passion, and — yes — as a motivation for virtuous activity. My guest is G.D. Dilsaver, D.Psy., Director of the Imago Dei Institute. Additional Resources: Dr. Dilsaver’s … More →
To learn details about Reconquest shows, please go to … drumroll, please… RECONQUEST.NET Share, Bookmark, Like: Facebook, Twitter, etc.
The next Reconquest radio show, airing RIGHT HERE on Wednesday, December 23 at 8:00 PM Eastern, will be on “Defending Christmas” — or reconquering “the holidays”! Brother André’s guest will be C.J. Doyle, Executive Director of the Catholic Action League of Massachusetts. “Reconquest” is a militant, engaging, and informative Catholic radio program featuring interviews with interesting guests as well as commentary by your host. It is a radio-journalistic extension of the Crusade … More →
For the last two years, Michael Hamilton has skillfully rendered the graphics for Catholicism.org. He has also done the layout of our newsletter, various posters, flyers, promotionals, online ads, etc. He is very good at both print and online layout and graphic design, as witnessed by the quality of our graphics on this site — particularly the carousel graphics on the main page. Michael has his own … More →
The next Reconquest radio show, airing RIGHT HERE on Wednesday, December 16 at 8:00 PM Eastern, will be a discussion of true and false ideas of mercy, the works of mercy, and forming Catholic Apostles for the Reconquest. Brother André’s guest will be Sister Maria Philomena, director of the Saint Augustine Institute of Wisdom. “Reconquest” is a militant, engaging, and informative Catholic radio program featuring interviews with interesting guests as well … More →
“Reconquest” is a militant, engaging, and informative Catholic radio program featuring interviews with interesting guests as well as commentary by your host, Brother André Marie, M.I.C.M. It is a radio-journalistic extension of the Crusade of Saint Benedict Center. How and When you can Listen to Reconquest Each weekly, one-hour episode of Reconquest will debut RIGHT HERE on Wednesday night at 8:00 PM Eastern (7:00 PM … More →
“A Father’s Fight for Faith and Family” For more information, see the website of The Oratory of Saints Philomena and Cecilia. Friday Evening, December 4th Pre-Conference 7:30 to 9:00 PM at St. Anthony, Morris, IN Holy Matrimony: The Primary Christian Witness of the 21st Century. Topics: A Husband’s Sacrificial Headship and Devotion; A Wife’s Liberating Submission and Encouragement; The Courage to Love and the Love … More →
Would You Like to Give Alms, Memorialize a Loved One, AND Beautify the Mass with These Lovely Vestments?
Would you like to help beautify the liturgy here at Saint Benedict Center? Our sacristy is in need of some “everyday” vestments to give us a chance to repair our aging items. We are able to get the vestments shown below for an unbelievable deal from skilled vestment makers in Catholic Poland, so the memorialization of each set of vestments (one set per color) is only $300. If … More →
Our friend Mike Church has a new venture in online radio syndication. After being unceremoniously booted from SiriusXM Radio, for bringing too much Catholicity onto that venue, Mike has launched out into the deep. His new venture? Veritas Radio Network, which describes itself in these words: Where Religion Collides With Politics, History and Culture. No one offers listeners a more compelling lineup of ORIGINAL radio … More →