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It’s a terrible thought: dying excommunicated…

I want you to stop for a moment and do something: Right now… try to imagine what goes through the mind of a soul during her first 15 seconds in Hell.  The realization of where you are… “This can’t … … Continue reading

Posted in Blatteroons, Four Last Things, GO TO CONFESSION, Hard-Identity Catholicism, Liberals, Self-absorbed Promethean Neopelagians | Tagged , , , , , | 41 Comments

Dems vote for constitutional amendment to limit free speech and freedom of religion

This is by Zac Morgan, a staff attorney at the Center for Competitive Politics writing at NRO.  My emphases and comments. Does Religious Speech Threaten Democracy? It could be restricted or banned under a constitutional amendment Democrats have proposed. The Senate … Continue reading

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Pro-abort class

If those who are for big-business abortion are willing even to kill the unborn, who thinks that they will display the human decency of manners? Moreover, we just don’t know what has transpired in the lives of some people who, … Continue reading

Posted in Blatteroons, Emanations from Penumbras, GO TO CONFESSION, Liberals, Slubberdegullions | Tagged , , | 60 Comments

One of the dumbest things I’ve read for a while: Kelly Kultala, pro-abortion Dem candidate in Kansas

First, there is no such thing as a pro-choice Catholic. Catholics are not free to choose what they are going to believe and what they are going to reject when the teachings are defined by the Church. The much-vaunted Second … Continue reading

Posted in "But Father! But Father!", 1983 CIC can. 915, Blatteroons, Dogs and Fleas, Emanations from Penumbras, Liberals, You must be joking! | Tagged , , , , , , | 26 Comments

COSTCO won’t sell conservative book

From examiner.com: Retailer Costco removing D’Souza’s “America” book from its shelves On Monday, WND has learned that wholesale retailer giant, Costco, began removing Dinesh D’Souza’s bestselling book “America: Imagine the World Without Her” from their store shelves nationwide. Jerome R. … Continue reading

Posted in ¡Hagan lío!, Liberals, Puir Slow-Witted Gowk, Slubberdegullions, The Coming Storm, The future and our choices | Tagged , , , | 18 Comments

Australian Anglicans abandon their “seal of ‘confession’. Trouble to follow.

The pressure will now rise, since Anglicans have betrayed Christian tradition and history (again). Never mind that the Church of England has cobbled up a rite of baptism that omits any reference to the Devil (HERE), now we have this … Continue reading

Posted in Blatteroons, Liberals, Religious Liberty, The Coming Storm, The future and our choices, The Last Acceptable Prejudice | Tagged , | 45 Comments

Fr. Z’s Kitchen: Sauces and some rescue tips

I haven’t been doing much interesting cooking, I’m afraid.  I have, however, done a couple things that might be of interest. Not too long ago, I made supper for myself and a priest friend, pan-fried steaks, sautéed mushrooms, and sauce Béarnaise from … Continue reading

Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, Fr. Z's Kitchen, Mail from priests, Slubberdegullions | Tagged , , | 29 Comments

Liberals hating on Pope Francis, who just refuses to get with their agenda!

Liberals will eventually turn on Pope Francis.  There are even some indications at The Fishwrap that this is starting. Francis’ style doesn’t seem conservative at all, but he is NOT going to change doctrine. As a matter of fact, I wouldn’t … Continue reading

Posted in Biased Media Coverage, Blatteroons, Liberals, Pope Francis, The Drill, The future and our choices, The Last Acceptable Prejudice, Throwing a Nutty | Tagged , , | 22 Comments

OLDIE PODCAzT: Friday in the Octave of Pentecost

OLDIE PODCAzT from Friday in the Octave of Pentecost in 2008. ___________ Today is Friday in the Octave of Pentecost, or at least it ought to be in in the Novus Ordo as it is in the older, Traditional Roman … Continue reading

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Pro-abortion catholics, proponents of same-sex unions have odd company: satanists

Pro-abortion catholics and proponents of same-sex unions have odd company. From Life News: Satanists seek religious exemption to pro-life laws, call gay unions their ‘sacrament’ DETROIT, MI, June 10, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Whenever the American people try to curtail abortion or … Continue reading

Posted in Blatteroons, Dogs and Fleas, Emanations from Penumbras, Pò sì jiù, Sin That Cries To Heaven, Slubberdegullions, You must be joking! | Tagged , , | 12 Comments

ACTION ITEM! POLL ALERT! Wymyn to be ordained or not?

There is another silly wymyn thing taking place in Kalamazoo -zoo-zoo-zoo-zoo! HERE The local bishop, Most Rev. Paul Bradley, wrote clearly to the diocese as to the consequences of participating in a simulation of a woman’s ordination. His full statement … Continue reading

Posted in Be The Maquis, Liberals, Our Catholic Identity, POLLS, Puir Slow-Witted Gowk, You must be joking! | Tagged , , , , | 55 Comments

Hey Fishwrap! This is what “sentire cum Ecclesia” REALLY means!

I wonder which of the master wordsmiths at Fishwrap (aka National Schismatic Reporter) cobbled up the clucking editorial cum open letter to Pope Francis.  NSR is displaying their case of the vapors over the mean old Vatican’s treatment of the consciously evolved sister-leaders … Continue reading

Posted in Liberals, Linking Back, Magisterium of Nuns, Our Catholic Identity, Pope Francis, Puir Slow-Witted Gowk, The Drill, Women Religious | Tagged , , , , | 11 Comments

Cincinnati: Wymyn stage a fake ordination at Episcopalian church. Reminder of we should do about it.

Some wymyn played priest the other day in Cincinnati. My friend Fr. Martin Fox, a real priest in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, is all over this. What I found curious about this is that the news report at WCPO TV … Continue reading

Posted in Liberals, Puir Slow-Witted Gowk, The Drill, Wherein Fr. Z Rants, You must be joking! | Tagged , , , , | 51 Comments

ASK FATHER: Sister started Mass without the priest

From a reader… QUAERITUR: On Friday, my family and I arrived at Mass (NO) a few minutes early and took our usual places. When Mass was about to begin, a Sister (non-identifiable) came out to announce that the priest was running a few … Continue reading

Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, ASK FATHER Question Box, Crackit Gaberlunzie, Liberals, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000 | Tagged , | 24 Comments

NRO on Holy Innocents in Manhattan

Those of you who watch the Catholic blogsophere closely may have seen items about the closing of Holy Innocents Church in midtown Manhattan in New York City. I have written about Holy Innocents, a wonderful place, many times.  HERE  and … Continue reading

Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, Be The Maquis, Hard-Identity Catholicism, Liturgy Science Theatre 3000, New Evangelization, O'Brian Tags, SUMMORUM PONTIFICUM, The Drill, The Olympian Middle | Tagged , , , | 34 Comments