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Ireland ‘defied God’ by voting for gay ‘marriage’: Cardinal Burke

As we marched along the ancient +70 mile pilgrimage route to Chartres* last weekend we received the devastating news of the ‘defiance of God’s law’ in Ireland, when the results of the Irish Referendum on marriage ‘equality’ became known. (* … Continue reading

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Chapel Veils: a re-emerging tradition

A new and well made video from CNS

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Papal Theologian Speaks

From Mark Lambert’s blog

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Is It Time to Hunker Down?

By Fr. Dwight Longenecker As Ireland votes overwhelmingly for same sex marriage and the rest of the Western world, it seems, can’t wait to follow their example, is it time to throw in the towel in the cultural slugfest? As radical … Continue reading

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Catholicism Is Cool

Sainthood (which is Catholicism in the ultimate degree) is cool because it starts at absolute zero. Let me explain. Pre-Saints live in a world of feelings, sensations and ideas that are produced by their external environment, their upbringing, their experiences and their … Continue reading

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The Irish referendum: personal implications for Catholics’ public actions

From:  https://canonlawblog.wordpress.com/2015/05/24 by Edward Peters, JD, JCD, Ref. Sig. Ap. May 24, 2015 That 40% of Irish voters bucked some of their own priests and bishops and nearly all of their politicians and major media to side with a true-marriage … Continue reading

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Lazarus-like he rises, to rant

Originally posted on Dominus mihi adjutor:
No plaintive excuses, no unconvincing avowals of “I would have if I could have”. It has been busy here, in a disconcertingly unspectacular way. So blogging by your correspondent has been passive not active.…

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The Plan to Destroy Civilization

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School of the Annunciation signs partnership agreement with Franciscan University Steubenville, USA.

The School of the Annunciation, Buckfast Abbey, has signed an agreement with Franciscan University Steubenville to form a collaborative partnership. In the first phase of the partnership Dr Andrew Beards, Academic Director at the School, has joined the online teaching … Continue reading

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What Is the Deepest Root of Sin? It’s Not in Your Wallet and It’s Much Closer Than You Might Think

By: Msgr. Charles Pope In polling friends as to what they think is the deepest root of all sin, I got three main answers. One was a shrug indicating no answer at all (i.e., “I dunno”). Another was to refer … Continue reading

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Ireland, Do the Right Thing This Week and Vote Against Same-Sex “Marriage”. Voting “Yes” would be a betrayal of Our Lord’s mission to save us from sin

By Deacon Nick Donnelly I’m hearing that some parish priests in Ireland are concerned that Catholics, who are devout and regular Mass-goers, are intending to vote “Yes” this week in Enda Kenny’s Same-Sex “Marriage” referendum. In my experience the vast … Continue reading

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Thought for the Day

 

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Kenyan Bishop on international indifference after massacre of 150 Christian students

It is not only very sad, it is also very shameful, that Bishop Anthony Muheria of Kitui (Kenya) should have to announce the cold indifference shown by the international community to the callous massacre of so many young Christian students … Continue reading

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Fare Well

(Vatican Radio)  Pope Francis said on Tuesday (May 19th) many people like the Rohingya of Myanmar or the Christians and Yazidis in Iraq have been forced to say farewell to their homes and the lives of all of us are … Continue reading

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Irish Marriage ‘Equality’ Referendum – “Why I am voting ‘No’!”

By Brian Ó Caithnia Let me explain why I am voting No to the legal redefinition of marriage on May 22nd. The correct title of this referendum should be “The Abolition of Marriage Bill”. This INSANE legislation is easily the most … Continue reading

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