Daily Archives: April 11, 2013

Pontificate of Pope Francis is to be consecrated to Our Lady of Fatima

Report from the Sanctuary of Fatima dated 11 April 2013. On their website: http://www.santuario-fatima.pt/portal/index.php?id=61512 As an answer to the request of the Pope to the Patriarch of Lisbon, Cardinal José Policarpo, asking that he consecrate the Pope’s Pontificate to Our … Continue reading

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Some interesting thoughts on Our Holy Father and St. Pius X

The following, originally posted by ‘Latinitas’ on  http://forums.catholic.com/, and subsequently on some British blogs does, I think, make interesting reading. Time of course will tell. As a strong traditionalist, I have been somewhat concerned about what Francis has done in … Continue reading

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The Shoes of the Fisherman ‘tread the way’ to Granada (Spain)

When Pope Benedict XVI resigned, he gave his red papal shoes to a member of the Order of St. John of God, who subsequently donated them to the congregation’s museum in Granada, La Casa de los Pisa.  This surprising piece … Continue reading

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The Holy Father appoints Orthodox Bishops in America; a good sign!

From: Catholic Online (www.catholic.org) By Deacon Keith Fournier There is an effort to portray those who adhere to orthodox Catholic Christian faith as backward. In appointing his first US Bishops to care for the faithful in Fargo, North Dakota and Dubuque, Iowa, … Continue reading

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