Daily Archives: 12 January 2016

Brick by Brick. TLM by TLM.

There is a bit of head scratching going on in traditional circles about whether attendance at TLMs has either hit a plateau or, like Sisyphus’ rock, is rolling backwards.
Here is post from the charming and erudite Prof. Joseph Shaw of England’s Latin … Continue reading

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“Unarmed women had faced down the world-conquering Nazis”

I am presently working through Mark Riebling’s Church of Spies: The Pope’s Secret War Against Hitler.
I found an interesting anecdote about what happened in Bavaria when the Nazis took Crucifixes out of schools.
In rural Bavaria, there were already flickers of … Continue reading

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Fishwrap’s Zagano: The Catholic Church is like an Islamic mob that beats women to death

Over at Fishwrap (aka National Schismatic Reporter) our old pal, and promoter of women’s ordination, Phyllis Zagano has another knee-slapper.
She has a penchant for over-the-top moral equivalencies.  Let’s see her latest cringe-worthy claim: Because the Catholic Church doesn’t ordain women, the Catholic Church is … Continue reading

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The “Long War” we are completely unready to fight

I bring to the readership’s attention a fascinating speech at Breitbart by former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich in December 2015 at National Defense University about the “Long War” we are facing and our spectacular lack of preparation for … Continue reading

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Posted in Semper Paratus, Si vis pacem para bellum!, The Coming Storm, The future and our choices, The Religion of Peace | Tagged | 14 Comments