Friday, October 11, 2019

October 11

Rorate Caeli: Feast of the Divine Maternity — or of Papa Roncalli? by Peter Kwasniewski

Yeah, Sure

Let's see what happens.

ROMAN ENCOUNTERS by Gerhard Müller

EWTN Publications

Is the cardinal responsible for the English subtitle: The Unity of the Faith and the Holy See's Responsibility for the Universal Church? Perhaps not, but I do think that the book is probably ultramontane in leaning, conflating the patriarchate of Rome with the Universal Church.

Letters from the Amazon Synod, Part 3

First Things: Letters From the Synod–2019: #3
October 11, 2019 / by Xavier Rynne II

The “neo-colonialism” of dumbed-down expectations compounded by the imposition of First World preoccupations on Third World societies has been evident at Synod-2019.

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Adam DeVille Has Some Practical Considerations for Latin Reformers on Clerical Celibacy

But will they listen, even if they were aware of him and his writing?

CWR Dispatch: The realities and challenges of the married priesthood: An Eastern Catholic perspective
Seven points of caution for those who support or hope for possible alterations to the requirement of clerical celibacy in the Latin Church.

Wednesday, October 09, 2019


Sandro Magister: Infanticide in the Amazon. There Are Those Who Defend It, Even in the Church

Updated: Bishop Kräutler Also Knows That in the Amazon They Practice Infanticide. But He Does Not Want It To Be Punished

Letters from the Amazon Synod Part 2

First Things: Letters From the Synod–2019: #2
Edited by Xavier Rynne II

Catholics are growing dispirited by a Church that increasingly presents itself as a global NGO whose primary concerns are political rather than spiritual.

Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Monday, October 07, 2019


Of Course He Would Say That


Video of Benedict XVI


A New Series Edited by Xavier Rynne II

First Things: Letters From the Synod-2019: #1 Edited by Xavier Rynne II
Reports and Commentary, from Rome and Elsewhere, on the Special Assembly of the Synod of Bishops for the Pan-Amazon Region: “New Paths for the Church and for an Integral Ecology”

Sunday, October 06, 2019

Another Latin Defense

CWR: Celibacy: A brilliant jewel, a pearl of a great price by Conor Dugan
Fr. Carter Griffin offers a beautiful and compelling apologetic for celibacy and why the Latin Church should maintain her teaching and practice of the celibate priesthood.