Daily Archives: 16 May 2018

VIDEOS: Lessons in how properly to fold a cassock

When I was in Rome a few days ago, I asked one of the great guys at Gammarelli to give me a refresher lesson in how to fold a cassock well, to minimize wrinkles when packing. I posted another video … Read More

Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, Priests and Priesthood, Seminarians and Seminaries | Tagged , ,

VIDEO: Military pilgrimage to Lourdes

I had a great note from a reader: I just dropped off a friend at JFK, Catholic Navy Chaplain, he is going to Lourdes for this event. 200 military personnel are participating. I never knew about the event. The video … Read More

Posted in Just Too Cool | Tagged ,

Fascinating and sad: transcript of 1976 meeting of Paul VI and SSPX Archbp. Lefebvre

UPDATE  The late, great Michael Davies (God rest his soul) published in his Apologia Pro Marcel Lefebvre (Vol. 1 Ch. 14 – US HERE – UK HERE) Lefebvre’s own account of that same meeting with Paul VI on 11 Sept 1976. … Read More

Posted in Cri de Coeur, GO TO CONFESSION, Our Catholic Identity, Priests and Priesthood, Seminarians and Seminaries, SSPX, The Drill, Vatican II | Tagged , , ,

A light TEOTWAWKI moment

After some rogue nation lights off a passel of nukes and EMPs everyone, or after the next Carrington Event – which is bound to happen someday – slams your planet back into the 17th century, we are going to have … Read More

Posted in Lighter fare, Semper Paratus, TEOTWAWKI |