Category Archives: Liberals

Mass “of Belonging”. Wherein Fr. Z rants.

If you were in St. Petersburg, you could have attended a “Mass of Belonging”. From The Tampa Tribune: Sacred Heart Catholic Church celebrates inclusion with ‘Mass of Belonging’ TAMPA — Frank Sammartino and Don Sullivan said they did not feel … Continue reading

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ZUHLIO RETURNS! “Fifty Ways To Rig A Synod”

It is my pleasure to release here the super ultra exclusive new hit from the always backward-looking performance artist Zuhlio! With the disturbing foreknowledge that the organizing office of the Synod of Bishops was going to change the rules and procedures … Continue reading

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Nancy “The Theologian” Pelosi tears the throat out of a reporter asking about big-business abortion

Nancy “the Theologian” Pelosi (D-CA), devout practicing Catholic and mother!  Ain’t she sweet? Listen to her nasty snapping tone when she is asked about big business abortion by a reporter.  To defend her darling Planned Parenthood, she’d tear the throat out … Continue reading

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It’s as if Francis had met with the homophobic dictator Kim DaeVis

UPDATE: Go to the bottom to see what Pope Francis responded on this issue to a reporter during the flight from these USA back to Rome. ORIGINAL Published on: Oct 1, 2015 @ 13:26 Yesterday I posted about reactions to the … Continue reading

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Pope Francis: Women priests? “NO.”

Women don’t have the capacity to receive the sacrament of holy orders because they lack maleness.  That is the case for both the priesthood and the diaconate.  Not male? No ordination. During the during his flight back to Rome from … Continue reading

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The View From The Fainting Couch: Make Popcorn

In the past, even recently, I have brought to the readership’s attention the venom of MS Winters of the Fishwrap (aka National Schismatic Reporter.) Today (HERE) MS Winters has had a case of the vapors over the Fr. Sirico’s clever riposte.  HERE  … Continue reading

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The Rolling Stone of Catholic journalism and MS Winters’ Fainting Couch

I bring to the readership’s attention a piece by Fr. Robert Sirico of Acton Institute.  He responds to a ridiculous piece in Rolling Stone, in which Acton and he are mentioned.  HERE Rolling Stone, that bastion of journalistic professionalism, declined … Continue reading

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Colbert on woman celebrating “eucharist”

Steven Colbert opined about how moving it was for him when an Anglican woman did a “eucharistic” ceremony.  Read: he is into women’s ordination. Some people have asked me about this by email. After careful consideration, I respond that Colbert’s … Continue reading

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Fishwrap again energetically promotes ordination of women

The National Schismatic Reporter (aka Fishwrap) is once again stumping for one of its favorite topics.  No, not sodomitic marriage this time.  Women’s ordination. Imagine the amazing insights Sr. Maureen Fiedler can offer.  HERE  Note the energy and fervor edition Fishwrap publisher Tom … Continue reading

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Office Depot defends Planned Parenthood from prayers

How ’bout this? From Breitbart: OFFICE DEPOT REFUSES TO PRINT COPIES OF PRO-LIFE PRAYER Office Depot has refused to print copies of a pro-life prayer on the grounds that to do so violates company policy of printing material that “advocates … Continue reading

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