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Christian Martyrdom in our Times

Have you heard of Blessed Miguel Pro? He chanted “Long Live Christ the King!” as he gave his life to Christ! Listen below to this amazing conversation about Christian martyrs. Are you prepared for the possibility of dying for Christ? … Continue reading

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Ireland’s ‘Mass Rocks’ Are Becoming Popular Again

Some time ago I published a short article on CP&S with an engraving of a Mass rock from an old Irish missal. It was at these secret hidden Mass rocks that the Irish faithful were able to attend Holy Mass … Continue reading

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Saint Teresa of Avila’s Bone-chilling Vision of Hell

Many saints and mystics have been given the great grace of a vision of Hell. It is a grace because it brings home in a very real way the unspeakable horrors that unrepentant sin can lead us to. It should … Continue reading

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Carried by a Thousand Angels, the Blessed Virgin Mary saved Saint James

Tradition tells us that Saint James the Greater, brother of Saint John, had a great devotion for the Virgin Mary, who in turn favoured him with her special protection.  Mary of Agreda, a 17th-century Spanish nun and mystic, recounts two … Continue reading

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POPE PIUS XII – and the character assassination by those who really were Hitler’s allies

We thank our loyal reader and commentator, who goes under the name Crow here, for this enlightening article on the evil machinations of the communists to blacken the name of this “good and holy man”. The article was first published … Continue reading

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Prophecies By Visionaries Who Foresaw Today’s Crisis in the Church

There have been many chosen visionaries who over preceeding centuries have forewarned us of the great turmoil and betrayals we would suffer in the Catholic Church. Are we seeing these terrible prophecies beginning to unravell in our own times today? … Continue reading

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Little Chinese Girl Martyr inspired many to make a Holy Hour

Many Catholics around the world now make daily Holy Hours due to the heroic witness of a little Chinese girl, martyred for her love of Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament. Truly, “God chose things the world considers foolish in order to … Continue reading

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St Padre Pio on the Novus Ordo Mass, Vatican II and Fatima

May 5th is the feast day of the holy Pope, Saint Pius V, in the traditional calendar (prior to the liturgical changes of Vatican II). Below we post the link to a video of Padre Pio’s last public Mass celebrated … Continue reading

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The Beautiful Hands of a Priest

“Without the priest, the death and passon of our Lord would be no use; the priest has the keys of the heavenly treasures… What is the priest? A man who holds the place of God, a man clothed with all … Continue reading

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The Change in the Liturgy: the real reason men fell away from the Church post-Vatican II

Nobody can deny that the exodus of Mass-attending Catholics from the Church in the wake of the changes applied after Vatican II (and very notably the exodus of men in particular) has been a disaster for families and the whole … Continue reading

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The Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

From ‘Saint Andrew Daily Missal’: Fresco of the Presentation of the Virgin Mary from the Church of the Entrance of the Virgin Mary into the Temple, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia The Feast of the Presentation of Mary is founded on … Continue reading

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Francis‘ “Make-a-Mess” Amazon Synod

Taken from varied Catholic articles, comments and tweets on the pagan/pantheistic Amazon Synod. On the 4th October, feast of the great lover of God, St Francis of Assisi, and two days prior to the start of the dreaded Synod, Pope Francis … Continue reading

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St Pio and the Cross

The feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross celebrates two historical events: the discovery of the True Cross by Saint Helena, the mother of the Emperor Constantine, in 320 under the temple of Venus in Jerusalem, and the dedication … Continue reading

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In the Aftermath of the Mass Killings in the US, a few thoughts.

Comment: In an ideal world there would be no need to fear we may be gunned down as we go about our lives. There would be no discussion on whether we have the right, or not, to carry weapons with … Continue reading

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The Right Must Win

Fr. Frederick Faber’s, “The Right Must Win”, is a poem for our times. It fills us with encouragement to meditate on these meaningful words in the many trials we are enduring these last years (some Catholics perhaps even fighting with feelings … Continue reading

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