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Scots Bishop: young must save Church
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:05:48 +0000
Does anyone seriously think that contemporary youth is equipped to “save the Church”?  Aren’t they kinda tied up saving the planet?  And doing Facebook and stuff?  Some extracts from this Scottish Catholic Observer report follow [with editorial comment]… Bishop of Paisley calls on the [uncatechised] faithful to halt ’25 years of decline’. Yes, you read […]
19 March: Happy Feast of Saint Joseph…
Sun, 18 Mar 2018 15:06:40 +0000
Dear St Joseph, pure and gentle, guardian of the Saviour child, Treading, with the virgin mother, Egypt’s deserts rough and wild. Dear St Joseph, spouse of Mary, blest above all saints on high, When the death shades round us gather, teach, O teach us how to die, teach, O teach us how to die. He […]
17/03/18: Hail, Glorious Saint Patrick!
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:04:39 +0000
I cannot allow the Feast of my patron saint to pass without marking it, so I wish everyone, bloggers and readers, A very happy Saint Patrick’s Day! As always with devotional threads, feel free to post relevant comments, stories and jokes, favourite prayers and hymns… As well as the above rendition of the hymn to […]
Google: Gotcha! Censorship Concerns…
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 21:50:56 +0000
Comment: Given that authentic Catholic teaching on morals is anything but PC, should we be particularly concerned about censorship? Is our blog likely to reach the “to be watched” list? 
Russia Increasingly Threatening – Pope Francis: Consecrate Russia NOW!
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 19:04:56 +0000
Comment: I watched the entire Prime Minister’s Statement on Live Parliamentary TV this afternoon, and noted, with much interest, the alarm from MPs on all sides about the perception of growing aggression from the Russian State, as they questioned Theresa May after her formal Statement.   One of the more famous Catholic MPs – Jacob […]
General Discussion (16)
Sun, 11 Mar 2018 23:19:55 +0000
If there’s something of interest in the news that’s not covered in one of the topic threads, or you have a question to ask, a comment you’d like to make about anything under the sun, more or less, this is the thread for you.   However, please check first, to ensure that you haven’t missed […]
Presbyterians: Bible Vs Transgenderism – Bishops Must End Ecumenical Farce
Sat, 10 Mar 2018 10:53:43 +0000
From Breitbart…  Testimony featured in Diverse Gender Identities and Pastoral Care includes the demand for a “21st century” update to the “patriarchal” Scriptures, and complaints that “Christian culture” makes life hard for “gender nonconforming” individuals. “I struggle with the wording of the Lord’s Prayer because I see God as my parent not my father,” writes […]
Marriage & Modernist Double-Speak…
Thu, 08 Mar 2018 16:49:35 +0000
Extracts below from Catholic Herald article entitled: Cardinal lays out plan for parishes to implement Amoris Laetitia Cardinal Donald Wuerl has issued a broad and detailed pastoral plan for parishes to implement Pope Francis’s post-synodal apostolic exhortation, Amoris Laetitia (“The Joy of Love”). “Amoris Laetitia is a call to compassionate accompaniment in helping all to […]
Call No Modernist “Father”…
Wed, 07 Mar 2018 00:55:08 +0000
At school, we were taught to call priests “Father” because they are the father of our souls. They care for our spiritual well-being, and work for our salvation. Easy enough to understand. No problem.  Answering the Protestant criticism that the Bible says “call no man on earth your father” was/is also easy – click here […]
Is There A RIGHT Reason For Young Catholics To Leave The Church?
Sun, 04 Mar 2018 18:16:52 +0000
From the Scottish Catholic Observer, 2nd March… Young people are ‘leaving the Church in droves,’ says Scots delegate to Vatican youth synod  By James Farrell Young people are ‘leaving the Church in droves for all the wrong reasons,’ according to Scotland’s representative to a global Vatican meeting of young people. Sean Deighan, 23, a youth […]