Author Archives: Fr. John Zuhlsdorf

About Fr. John Zuhlsdorf

Fr. Z is the guy who runs this blog. o{]:¬)

Vetus Ordo – Viganò – VIDEO

At Rumble – HERE – there is a longish and passionate video from 2 Jan ’22 in English with transcript by Archbp Carlo Maria Viganò, once Nuncio in these USA, then targeted for cancelation by the powers-that-be for knowing too … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: Ham Radio – #ZedNet reminder – 16 January ’22

Fellow hams, here’s a reminder about ZedNet for Sunday 16 January ’22 – evening at 2000h EST. (0100h ZULU Monday). We now have the site running:  http://zednet.xyz Zednet exists on the… Yaesu System Fusion (Wires-X) “room” 28598, and 83466 which is … Read More

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Your Sunday Sermon Notes: 2nd Sunday after Epiphany (Novus Ordo: 2nd Ordinary)

We are in green vestments again.  My thanks to the reader who donated the fantastic set I used today.  I pray for you every time I use it. Too many people today are without good, strong preaching, to the detriment … Read More

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WDTPRS: 2nd Sunday after Epiphany (Novus Ordo: 2nd Ordinary): a “liturgical unicorn”

COVID-1984 (aka the cursed Wuhan Devil) Media lies and political collaboration Mass psychosis formation Suppression of freedoms Open persecution of traditional Catholics Cancel culture in the Church I can’t think of a time when it was more important to beg … Read More

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Today’s daily Mass Fervorino.

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Sat 15 Jan – CHICAGOLAND ALERT: Rosary Rally – SaveTheLatinMass.ORG

I received this note: CHICAGO ROSARY RALLY Holy Name Cathedral 11:30 AM SATURDAY JANUARY 15TH Please help get this out to people in the Chicago area. These rallies are building resistance to Cupich’s crackdown. You can bet all the bishops … Read More

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I just saw an interesting movie called “Don’t Look Up”.  Metaphor for what’s up in the Church right now?

I just saw an interesting movie called “Don’t Look Up”.  The central idea is that there is a massive, planet killing comet on a collision course with Earth and by the time this global extinction fact penetrates the fog of … Read More

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Alice von Hildebrand, 98. Requiescat in pace.

In your kindness, please pray for the repose of the soul of Alice von Hildebrand who died today, 14 January 2022, at the age of 98.  HERE She was a great lady of great faith and an inspiration for many … Read More

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RECENT POSTS and THANKS!

Firstly, perpend. YOUR URGENT PRAYER REQUESTS UPDATE: 13 Jan 22 I am so grateful to my monthly and ad hoc donors. Thank you. I regularly, almost every day right now, say Mass for the intention of benefactors and those who … Read More

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Photo by The Great Roman™ Today’s Fervorino… there was a buffering problem and part was cut off.

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NEW BOOK on St. Thomas More and St. John Fisher!

How does the phrase go from… is it Kipling?… if you can keep your head when all around you are losing theirs and blaming it on you…. Something like that.  It describes rather aptly these days how tradition-oriented Catholics  are … Read More

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ASK FATHER: What to do about strange monthly intensions designated for gaining indulgences?

From a reader… QUAERITUR: I don’t think I’ve seen the Pope’s January prayer intention listed on your blog. He asked us to pray for victims of religious discrimination and persecution. I saw this and thought I had misread it, then … Read More

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What do bored Catholic young men do during COVID-1984 Theatre? Why, build a tank, of course! – VIDEO

I received this: We thought you would enjoy to see what these Catholic Latin Mass servers (our son Vincent and his cousin Nathan) were up to during Covid… their completely homemade tank!!

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Super new book from Anthony Esolen: An Annotated Reading of the Prologue of John

When Anthony Esolen and Angelico Press team up… well… it just doesn’t get any better than that. I was really excited at the notification that Anthony Esolen (whose translation of the Divine Comedy is terrific) had written an in depth … Read More

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Photo by The Great Roman™ Today’s Mass Fervorino. Intention: Deceased Benefactors. OPPORTUNITY 10% off with code: FATHERZ10

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YOUR URGENT PRAYER REQUESTS – UPDATED!

PLEASE use the sharing buttons! Thanks! Registered here or not, will you in your charity please take a moment look at the requests and to pray for the people about whom you read? Continued from THESE. Let’s remember all who … Read More

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