Democrat Fingers in the Vatican Pie: Did Obama Force Benedict’s Abdication? | Alessandro Rico | 1P5 Blog

August 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

On May 17, I published an article in the Italian newspaper La Verità about pope Benedict’s abdication. A few days before, in a renowned Italian geopolitical magazine called Limes, Professor Germano Dottori had argued that Joseph Ratzinger’s 2013 abdication, and the former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi’s resignation in 2011, after a financial storm sold to public opinion as a “public debt” crisis, were the result of [...]

The Mask of Moral Relativism | ncregister.com

May 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Edward Sri “So, Dr. Sri, do you think I’m a relativist?” That was the odd question posed to me many years ago at a Catholic convention in the New York City area. I had just finished giving a presentation on moral relativism when an energetic young man chased me down to ask his unusual personal question. “Your talk got me wondering if maybe I’m a relativist. What do you think?” “Well, I don’t really know you,” I replied. “But [...]

Heretical Bishop Poster Boy | The Vortex

May 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

This Vortex comes from the diocese of San Diego where the bishop here is perhaps the bishop who is the most out front promoter of heresy and sacrilege in the United States, and that’s really saying something. Many faithful Catholics were concerned when Robert McElroy was named bishop of San Diego, and their fears are being realized. McElroy has publicly stated that divorced and civilly remarried Catholics can receive Holy Communion —a [...]

Rebel Catholic group defies church, ordains woman priest in NC | Charlotte Observer

April 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

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 Bridget Mary Meehan presiding. Eltzroth, 64, said she is the second woman in North Carolina ordained by [...]

This is Why We Are Catholic | The National Catholic Register

April 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Author: Patti Armstrong Life is not easy, and the Catholic Church cannot make it so, but it can make it better with consolations and grace and truth that never changes. The world doesn’t get us. Sometimes we are ganged up on and persecuted. Often, we are misunderstood. Always, we are one, holy Catholic and apostolic. We are unique, enduring, resistant to whims, unafraid to stand alone, and in love with the Blessed Mother. History is on our [...]