Saturday, September 20, 2014

Intro to St. Silouan

Kasper Against the Church?

Rorate Caeli: The Game is Up on the Synod and Communion for Remarried Divorcees? - Kasper, in Interview: "Everything was agreed with the Pope."

Why Be Constrained by Federalism?

Why not ask for more, independence? Catholics seem to be unable or unwilling to contemplate what is necessary political reform. The identity that has emerged from consolidation and statism is hard to shake.

One Dominican: Godzblogz

Friday, September 19, 2014

Movie on Ss. Cyril and Methodius

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Ordination of New Priests in the Armenian Church

Fortunately, He's Not in the Curia

Pope Francis's Series on the Church, Continued

More Local Saints, Please, Less...

"Universal"? Or just Latin?

The "steamroller" continues...

The Voroneţ Monastery in Romania

Fr. Z Speculates

The possible demotion of Cardinal Burke.

‘We have to judge acts’: Vatican’s Cardinal Burke dismantles ‘Who am I to judge?’

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

With a Short Excerpt from Louis Bouyer's Recently Published Memoirs

Original Sins: Eucharistic Prayer II - composed in a few hours in a Roman Trattoria

I need to get a copy of the book.

Some Hope it Will Be "Extraordinary"

Family: After the preventive “wars”, it’s over to the Synod

Pamphlets, books and interviews have focused on the question of communion for remarried divorcees. But there are many more questions that remain open and are to be discussed by the Synod fathers

What to think of this?

Vatican Diary / Exile to Malta for Cardinal Burke by Sandro Magister

As the impeccable prefect of the supreme tribunal of the apostolic signatura, he is on the verge of being demoted to the purely honorary role of “patron” of an order of knighthood. At the behest of Pope Francis

Reigning and “Emeritus.” The Enigma of the Two Popes by Sandro Magister

It is an unprecedented innovation in the history of the Church. With many unknowns still unresolved, and with serious risks already in play. An analysis by Roberto de Mattei

Assyrian Orthodox Patriarch

St Nicholas Patriarchal Cathedral marks the anniversary of September 11

The Significance of Saint Paisius Velichkovsky by Father Herman Podmoshensky

Monday, September 15, 2014

Mass for the Dead of All Wars

Structure of the Eucharist


Temple of Christ's Resurrection - Montenegro (Podgorica)

A repeat:

Synodality and the Primate Otto Hermann Pesch (1931–2014)

Divine Liturgies, 140915

Contrast - ACROD:

Byzantine Catholic (Ruthenian):

Divine Liturgy in St. James Cathedral, Jerusalem

An Aristotelian Proof of the Existence of God - Edward C. Feser, PhD