Saint Ambrose and False Religions

        St. Ambrose                                                              Valentinian The feast day of St. Ambrose should be a reminder of what the Church and its saints had always held about false doctrines and the relationship between the Church and secular authority prior to the Second Vatican anti-Council, 1962-65. False beliefs, no matter where they emanated from, were to be condemned … Continue reading Saint Ambrose and False Religions

Charles Borromeo: The Anti-Vatican II Saint

The feast day of St. Charles Borromeo is a wonderful opportunity to show that the Conciliar Church created at the Second Vatican II anti-Council (1962-65) and all the changes that came in its wake are strikingly similar to what St. Charles faced in the 16th century.  Not only has the Vatican II Church adopted many … Continue reading Charles Borromeo: The Anti-Vatican II Saint

The Amazon Synod and Paul VI’s New Mass

  Bergoglio at the Amazon Synod   Paul VI/Montini Celebrating the Novus Ordo Worship Service While neocons and semi-traditional Catholics are outraged at the goings on at the Amazon Synod most of them have forgotten, or are ignorant of the fact that Bergoglio’s pagan confab is taking place fifty years after one of, if not … Continue reading The Amazon Synod and Paul VI’s New Mass

Demonocracy: The Great Human Scourge!

Review: Christophe Buffin de Chosal, The End of Democracy, Translated by Ryan P. Plummer. Printed in the U.S.A.: Tumblar House, 2017. Introduction One cannot speak too highly of Christophe Buffin de Chosal’s The End of Democracy. In a fast paced, readable, yet scholarly fashion, Professor Buffin de Chosal* demolishes the ideological justification in which modern … Continue reading Demonocracy: The Great Human Scourge!

Patrick Buchanan and the July 4th Celebrations

In a gushing recent op-ed, columnist and author Patrick Buchanan praised President Trump’s July 4th celebration:   As master of ceremonies and keynote speaker at his ‘Salute to America’ Independence Day event, Trump was a manifest success.* Buchanan took to task those on the left who denigrated the event as an ego trip for the … Continue reading Patrick Buchanan and the July 4th Celebrations

A Catholic View of the D-Day Commemorations

Last week Western leaders convened to commemorate the 75th anniversary of “D-Day,” the Allied invasion of the Normandy coastline which began the bloody and destructive struggle to “liberate” Europe from Nazi domination. Not only were there solemn speeches given in honor of the men who were slaughtered at Normandy and across the battlefields of Europe, … Continue reading A Catholic View of the D-Day Commemorations

On the Feast Day of St. Pius V

Before Cinco de Mayo superseded it, at least in Mexico and now in much of the US, May 5 was remembered and celebrated by Catholics as the feast day of the great Pope St. Pius V, Michael Ghislieri. The neglect of St. Pius V’s feast day not only provides a grim reminder of how once … Continue reading On the Feast Day of St. Pius V

Holy Week and the Decline of the West

At one time, Holy Week -- Palm Sunday through Easter Sunday -- was recognized and commemorated by the Western world as a solemn period when earthly matters were put aside, and focus was directed to history's most seminal event. Most businesses were closed or had reduced hours, especially during the Sacred Triduum of Maundy Thursday, … Continue reading Holy Week and the Decline of the West

St. Isidore: Defender of the Faith

The heavenly grace which once flowed onto Spain when it became known as The Catholic Kingdom was due, no doubt, to the efforts of its many saints. One of the most important and instrumental in the Spanish Reconquista was Isidore of Cartagena (d. 636) Isidore was one of the leading thinkers of the glorious Middle Ages … Continue reading St. Isidore: Defender of the Faith