Monthly Archives: May 2017

The Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

From “Divine Intimacy”  “And Mary, rising up in those days, went into the hill country with haste into a city of Judah” – (Luke 1:39-47). Mary, in the exquisite delicacy of her charity, has such a profound sense of the needs … Continue reading

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The Catacombs remind us of the courage and steadfastness of the early Christians

“The blood of the martyrs is the seed of the church” exclaimed Tertullian (c.155-240) when witnessing the genocide against Christians and the notwithstanding growth of the Church. Persecution and martyrdom have, and always will be the hallmarks of Christianity, for as … Continue reading

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A Pope Not Popular Among the Bishops

CP&S comment – We have slightly altered the original title of this article that states Pope Francis is “very popular” [presumably with Catholics]. The fact is, the evidence points to other conclusions. There have been countless calls worldwide urging the … Continue reading

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I’m in Facebook Jail for criticizing a Muslim rape gang.

CP&S comment – This is a must-read for all Facebook users. Unless you are a spineless, kowtowing, politically-correct, slave of the Secular establishment, you are in danger of being sent to “Facebook jail” like Clare Short, the author of this … Continue reading

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Reflection for the Solemnity of the Ascension (St. JohnPaul II); Sunday after the Ascension (E.F.)

HOMILY OF ST. JOHN PAUL II  (from May 1979 ) Dear sons and brothers and friends in Jesus Christ, ON THIS SOLEMNITY of the Ascension of our Lord, the Pope is happy to offer the Eucharistic Sacrifice with you and … Continue reading

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Be Devoted to the Immaculate Heart of Mary

From her ‘Memoirs’ (of Fatima) visionary Sister Lucia writes: Our Lady: “Jesus wishes to make use of you to make Me known and loved. He wants to establish in the world devotion to My Immaculate Heart. To whoever embraces this devotion … Continue reading

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Coptic Christians on pilgrimage massacred by masked gunmen in Egypt

CP&S Comment – This is becoming almost a daily news item: massacres, beheadings, torture, kidnappings, and every type of atrocity committed against Christians from extremists of the ‘Religion of Peace’. It disgusts and saddens us, but it no longer surprises … Continue reading

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Newman and Neri: A Spiritual Kinship

By Michael de Sapio on CRISIS MAGAZINE As rewarding as it is to study the life of a great saint, it is doubly rewarding to study the influences and connections among saints. Take, for example, Blessed John Henry Newman (1801-1890): … Continue reading

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Priest and churchgoers taken hostage by Islamic extremists in Philippines

We bring to your notice this report from Associated Press and published on the Catholic Herald, describing the disturbing situation in the Philippines. Please pray for the prompt release of the Catholic priest and churchgoers who were taken hostage by … Continue reading

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Without Christ And The Catholic Faith We Are Doomed

Over various centuries of the Middle Ages, valiant Crusaders held back the tides of false prophet Mohammad’s murdering hoards, saving, and sometimes recapturing, Christian lands that the Mohammedans (the name Islam’s followers were previously known by) had taken by force … Continue reading

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Video: EWTN News Nightly – 2017-05-23

A Catholic news roundup from EWTN last night:  Manchester bomb attack (22 victims and dozens wounded), speculation on President Trump’s coming meeting with Pope Francis, persecuted Middle Eastern Christians… and more.

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Chief Exorcist Father Amorth: Padre Pio Knew The Third Secret

By Maike Hickson on 1Peter5 In a recent article on the Secret of Fatima, Steve Skojec, the founder and editor of OnePeterFive, published, to my knowledge, for the first time in the English language words from Rome’s chief exorcist, Father … Continue reading

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Burying Benedict

CP&S comment Pope Francis’ “mercy” is a farce. He shows no mercy to those who disagree with him or his pro-Marxist programme to reshape the Catholic Church. Quite the contrary in fact: Francis scorns and insults his adversaries in harsh, unmerciful … Continue reading

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Oh No! Yet another of our three holy “Thursdays” bites the dust in Rome!

In many countries, ten days after the feast of Pentecost, elaborate and beautiful Corpus Christi processions along the streets have been held for centuries and are still being held today in cities and in towns of mainly Catholic countries, although … Continue reading

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Full text: Cardinal Burke’s historic call for consecration of Russia

The following address was given by His Eminence Raymond Cardinal Burke on 19 May 2017 at the fourth annual Rome Life Forum, which is organised by Voice of the Family. The Secret of Fatima and a New Evangelization The final … Continue reading

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