Cardinal Schönborn Claims Pope Francis’ Amoris Laetitia is ‘Fully Orthodox’

(via LifeSite) Pope Francis sought reassurance after the release of his own document that his teaching was in line with that of the Church, asking one of his close advisers whether the controversial Amoris Laetitia was orthodox. The pope then expressed “comfort” upon being told that the document was such. When Austrian Cardinal Christophe Schönborn… Continue reading Cardinal Schönborn Claims Pope Francis’ Amoris Laetitia is ‘Fully Orthodox’

Pope Benedict XVI Sobering Message at Cardinal’s Funeral: Church on Verge of ‘Capsizing’

(via LifeSite) Pope Benedict XVI sent a sobering message at the funeral of Cardinal Joachim Meisner today, saying he was moved at the dubia cardinal’s ability to “live out of a deep conviction that the Lord does not abandon His Church, even when the boat has taken on so much water as to be on… Continue reading Pope Benedict XVI Sobering Message at Cardinal’s Funeral: Church on Verge of ‘Capsizing’

Catholic Priest By the Side of Congressman Scalise

(via Clarion Herald) Father Tim Hedrick, parochial vicar of St. Catherine of Siena Church in Metairie, was in Washington, D.C., continuing his canon law studies when a news alert came across his phone June 14 that Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise, the House Majority whip, had been shot. “I immediately called and texted Jennifer (Scalise’s wife)… Continue reading Catholic Priest By the Side of Congressman Scalise

Famous Exorcist Fr. Gabriele Amorth on How ‘Smoke’ of the Devil Entered the Church

Extremely fascinating and informative interview. Highly recommended reading for all Christians. (via Spirit Daily) Father Gabriele Amorth, Chief Exorcist in the Diocese of Rome, on the Revised Rite of Exorcism and his opinion of the post-Conciliar reforms in general. This interview was originally published in the June 2000 issue of the Italian magazine 30 Days.… Continue reading Famous Exorcist Fr. Gabriele Amorth on How ‘Smoke’ of the Devil Entered the Church

Pope Benedict XVI: The Liturgy is in Good Hands with Cardinal Sarah

(via Catholic Herald) The retired pope has given a rare endorsement of a serving Church official We should be grateful to Pope Francis for appointing Cardinal Robert Sarah to guard the Church’s liturgy, Benedict XVI has said. In an afterword to Cardinal Sarah’s new book The Power of Silence: Against the Dictatorship of Noise, the… Continue reading Pope Benedict XVI: The Liturgy is in Good Hands with Cardinal Sarah

Defiant Catholic Group Ordains Woman Priest in NC

(via Charlotte Observer) An international group defiantly opposed to the Roman Catholic Church’s ban on women priests Sunday ordained its first woman Catholic priest in the 46 counties that make up the Catholic Diocese of Charlotte. The ordination ceremony for Abigail Eltzroth happened in Asheville at Jubilee! – a nondenominational faith community – with Bishop… Continue reading Defiant Catholic Group Ordains Woman Priest in NC

“Pray For My Shepherds…”

September 2, 2016 Message from Our Lady of Medjugorje to visionary Ivan Dragicevic: “Dear children!  On this night, in a particular way, I desire to invite you to pray for the priests. Pray for the vocations in the Church. Pray, dear children, pray, pray for my shepherds that guide the Church, my flock. Thank you, dear… Continue reading “Pray For My Shepherds…”