Surprise answer is here. + U Catholic: When George Washington took office as the first President of the United States on April 30th in 1789, he swore his constitutional oath on a Bible. Since setting the precedent, nearly all presidents … Continue reading
National Catholic Register, Peter Jesserer Smith: A terrifying chemical explosion in Beirut’s harbor felt as far away as Cyprus has shattered the city and ripped a hole in the heart of Lebanon. Scores of men and women are now dead … Continue reading
Horn News: With statues of historic Americans falling across the country, one Democratic lawmaker has said America hasn’t gone far enough to erase its past. He wants to “ban and abolish history” until “appropriate alternatives are developed.” More gems of … Continue reading
Rorate Caeli, Roberto de Mattei: Cardinal Joseph Zen Ze-kiun is an eminent prelate who sincerely loves his country and the Church. Born in Shanghai in 1932, ordained to the priesthood in the Salesian Order in 1961, he was appointed Bishop by … Continue reading
Fr. Z’s Blog Cathedral priests reject for confession anyone not-registered, verified by their documented GIVING in the last year!! More here.
Pray for Lebanon AP: A massive explosion rocked Beirut on Tuesday, flattening much of the city’s port, damaging buildings across the capital and sending a giant mushroom cloud into the sky. More than 70 people were killed and 3,000 injured, … Continue reading
Yes, that’s right. The Church got the September 8 day wrong some fifteen hundred years ago and Jelena, Jacov, and Marjana had a new revelation from the “gospa” correcting it. The real birthday of Our Lady is August 5. Well … Continue reading
Judging from her complete name, Rebecca Tan Hui Shan, I assume the journalist cited below is Chinese and, based on the stupidity of the religious part of the article (see title above), that she is not Catholic. Nevertheless, the supine … Continue reading
First Things, Wilson D. (Bill) Miscamble: In late June the University of Notre Dame announced that Pete Buttigieg, the former mayor of South Bend and sometime 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, had been named a 2020-21 faculty fellow at the Notre … Continue reading
This event occurred at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Upland, CA on July 21, 2020. See here.
Growing Georgia: A friend of mine has a sign at her dairy to greet all visitors. It reads something like “it takes years to grow a glass of milk.” From selecting the right sire, getting the cow bred, hoping she … Continue reading
CNA: An unidentified man threw a firebomb into a chapel of Managua’s Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception on Friday, severely damaging the chapel and a devotional image of Christ more than three centuries old. Report is here.
Activist Mommy: Globalist billionaire George Soros has shattered his previous record of donations in an election year, funneling roughly $50 million to assorted Democratic campaigns and political action committees. . . . . On his campaign website, Biden declares that … Continue reading
In all, this Chinese Underground Bishop has endured 40 years of torture in prison. He may now be dead. CNA, Matt Hadro:The fate of a long-imprisoned Catholic bishop in China was the focus of a congressional hearing on Thursday, amid … Continue reading
The Deacon’s Bench, Greg Kandra: Many of you know Msgr. Charles Pope from his writings in the National Catholic Register and elsewhere. Thursday morning, a deacon friend in Washington alerted me to this news, reported on the website for Msgr. Pope’s parish in Washington, D.C. … Continue reading