Daily Archives: 23 October 2017

Our new ‘catholic Cultural Revolution’s Red Guard. Their cadres and their tactics.

During the Chinese Cultural Revolution, Mao and other leaders signaled to the masses, such as gangs of students, whom they should target for attack and public abuse.  Quickly the mobs, led by party cadres, began to conduct purges of “enemies … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Irreverent priest at a funeral Mass.

From an upset reader… QUAERITUR: I went to a funeral Mass and the priest was not reverent of the person who passed. He rapped his knuckles on the coffin numerous times. He paraphrased the readings and the consecration. He reprimanded … Continue reading

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More about #indefectibility – Wherein Fr. Z rants about Popes, Councils, Priests.

I’ve had a lot of notes from people about a post from yesterday. I have, once again today, prayed the prayer I mentioned.  I am going to make this part of my routine for the foreseeable future. Also, in regard … Continue reading

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