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~Flannery O’Connor.

The Exorcistic Power of Latin in the Latin Church

A thousand causative factors have led to the present clerical abuse crisis in the Church. But I believe there is one contributing spiritual factor that holds a critical place in the rise of the clerical [...]

By |2021-04-03T17:51:13+00:00December 2nd, 2020|Comments Off on The Exorcistic Power of Latin in the Latin Church

The Terrible Effects of Eucharistic Deprivation

Padre Pio once remarked that the world could more readily exist without the sun than without the Eucharist. What a remarkable statement. It is imperative, therefore, to take account of what we gain from [...]

By |2021-03-14T17:11:18+00:00November 26th, 2020|Comments Off on The Terrible Effects of Eucharistic Deprivation

Does God Allow Souls in Purgatory to Visit the Living?

November is the month of All Souls. It is a yearly reminder of our obligation to pray for the souls who, as our doctrine teaches, are in a process of post-death purification. The souls in [...]

By |2021-03-14T17:11:08+00:00November 24th, 2020|Comments Off on Does God Allow Souls in Purgatory to Visit the Living?

Lover of the Guardian Angels

Our Lady is the great lover of the Guardian Angels whose feast day we celebrate on October 2nd every year. She loves them because they are the angels closest to the human race. All angels [...]

By |2021-03-14T17:10:59+00:00November 23rd, 2020|Comments Off on Lover of the Guardian Angels

Jeffrey Epstein and Hell

Famed Holocaust survivor Elie Weisel once quoted a saying from an ancient rabbinical text:  the angels weep whenever a soul is condemned to Hell.  Our Lord seemed to echo that angelic emotion with His agonized [...]

By |2021-03-14T17:10:44+00:00November 21st, 2020|Comments Off on Jeffrey Epstein and Hell

Racism Isn’t Systemic in America – Corruption Is

There is almost nothing happening in American cities and capitals today that is honest. The claim of unrepentant, systemic racism is the spark that has lit the fire of the current social unrest. We’re told [...]

By |2021-03-14T17:10:33+00:00August 4th, 2020|Comments Off on Racism Isn’t Systemic in America – Corruption Is

Saint Joseph the Worker          

St. Joseph is the friend and ally of all believers: he is the patriarch of God’s holy people, the saint of workers, and the patron of the Universal Church. We owe much to his constant [...]

By |2021-03-14T17:10:26+00:00May 1st, 2020|Comments Off on Saint Joseph the Worker          

We Need Temptation for Spiritual Growth

If you’re not tempted to violate your core values from time to time, you’re not growing in the most important dimension of your being: your spirit. Actually, we need temptation for spiritual growth. That is [...]

By |2021-03-14T17:12:48+00:00March 5th, 2020|Comments Off on We Need Temptation for Spiritual Growth

God Will Never Forgive Me For What I’ve Done

 “God will never forgive me for what I’ve done.” This is often the desolate, hopeless cry of a woman who made a decision to abort her child. The people and circumstances that led to that [...]

By |2021-03-14T17:13:13+00:00February 2nd, 2020|Comments Off on God Will Never Forgive Me For What I’ve Done