Martyrology-August 24th Roman Martyrology-August 24th- on this date in various years- The apostle St. Bartholomew, who preached the Gospel of Christ in India. Passing thence into the Greater Armenia where, after converting many to the faith, he was flayed alive by the barbarians, and having his head cut off by order of King Astyages, he fulfilled his martyrdom. His holy body was first carried to the island of Lipara, then to Benevento, and finally to Rome in the Island of the Tiber, where it Read more [...]

Obama administration offers another ‘accommodation’ on contraceptive mandate

Obama administration offers another 'accommodation' on contraceptive mandate Catholic World News - August 22, 2014 The Obama administration has again altered regulations governing the contraceptive mandate in the Affordable Care Act, in a bid to legal challenges. The new regulations, issued on August 22, would require non-profit organizations to provide written notification to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) if they had moral objections to providing contraceptive coverage Read more [...]

The real reason why divorced/remarried German Catholics are leaving the Church

[To avoid some taxes in this life but not eternal death (i.e., hell) in the next] The real reason why divorced/remarried German Catholics are leaving the Church By Phil Lawler | Aug 22, 2014 From Germany and the Frankfurter Allgemaine Zeitung, via England and The Tablet, comes news that many German Catholics who have divorced and remarried are now formally leaving the Church “because they are afraid that church authorities Read more [...]

Ohio Diocese Discourages “Ice Bucket Challenge”

[Boston Cardinal O'Malley as USCCCP Secretariat of Prolife Activities punts on the issue] Ohio Diocese Discourages "Ice Bucket Challenge" - May God Abundantly Bless Jim Rigg! TTC (The Tenth Crusade) 8/22/14 Superintendent of Catholic Schools in Cincy has raised awareness that money from the 'ice bucket challenge' will be used to kill the people they have frozen in a laboratory to 'find the cure' Read more [...]

Vatican II: The Rejected Schemas

Vatican II: The Rejected Schemas August 22, 2014 By JOHN YOUNG When the bishops assembled for the start of the Second Vatican Council in 1962, they were presented with a number of schemas prepared by the Holy Office (now called the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith). The majority of the bishops were not happy with them, so Pope John XXIII agreed to their request that the work be done again. Many bishops wanted Read more [...]

Prayer….Patience…. Perseverance….

Prayer ... Patience ... Perseverance ... SSPX gets a "new" church in Pittsburgh Posted for the record, an interesting story, told by the USA District of the Priestly Society of St. Pius X (SSPX): The USA District is proud to announce the acquisition of a "new" church for its mission in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania! The church building in question is the former diocesan St. James Church, closed ten years ago in 2004. We offer from the pastor, Fr. Patrick Rutledge, the article below detailing Read more [...]

Bishop Schneider Criticizes Wording and Some Concepts Of Vatican II

Bishop Schneider Criticizes Wording and Some Concepts Of Vatican II by Fr. Peter Carota Posted on August 21, 2014 I love Bishop Schneider’s little book, “Dominus Est”. In this short book, he exhorts everyone to have way more respect for the Holy Communion, because every crumb is Jesus/God, and to receive Him kneeling down and on the tongue. Bishop Schneider is Read more [...]

The Pope’s real reform plan isn’t about sex. It’s about money

The Pope's real reform plan isn't about sex. It's about money Francis is firmly set on dealing with the Curia bureaucrats who did for in Benedict XVI 23 August 2014 Damian Thompson If you want to understand how Pope Francis is planning to change the Catholic church, then don’t waste time searching for clues in the charming, self-effacing press conference he gave on the plane back from South Korea on Monday. It’s easy Read more [...]

An Army for Making Peace. The Geopolitics of Francis

[His Holiness also has the shrewdness of Machiavellian realpolitik - such as silencing Hong Kong Cardinal Zen's criticism of the Chinese Communists] An Army for Making Peace. The Geopolitics of Francis Stopping an unjust aggressor. With weapons if necessary. A pope thought to be pacifist appeals for the military protection of populations attacked by the Islamic caliphate by Sandro Magister ROME, August 22, 2014 – He puts Read more [...]

California Catholic Universities Compromised

California Catholic Universities Compromised Catholic League August 22, 2014 Bill Donohue comments on a decision by the administration of California Governor Jerry Brown forcing Catholic universities to pay for abortion in their health plans: Governor Brown and his administration caved into requests from pro-abortion groups and reversed an earlier decision that allowed Santa Clara and Loyola Marymount universities to exclude coverage for "elective" abortions in their previously approved Read more [...]

Who Are The “Pelagians” For Pope Francis? — A Question About the Korea Trip

Who Are The "Pelagians" For Pope Francis? -- A Question About the Korea Trip Text: Giuseppe Nardi Trans: Tancred 8/21/14 (Seoul) Who are the Catholics, whom Pope Francis has suspected of heresy, as he refers to them as "Pelagians"? Or has his opinion changed dramatically and transformed the charge of heresy into papal gratitude? Secretum meum mihi drew a comparison between the "contradictory" attitudes Read more [...]


Holy Mary, Mother of God, Fountain of Grace, we beg thee on this day dedicated to thy Immaculate Heart to save us from the turmoil that surrounds us, from the evil and uncertain voices of the pastors, from the heresies and sacrileges that abound, from the despots that seek to control us, from the enemies of the Cross that attempt to subvert us, from the wolves that are dressed in the clothing of sheep, from all those who deny thy Immaculate Conception and perpetual Virginity, please dear Mary save Read more [...]

New campaign asks Pope Francis to declare Planned Parenthood an ‘enemy of the Church’

New campaign asks Pope Francis to declare Planned Parenthood an ‘enemy of the Church’ Lisa Bourne 8/21/14 The Catholic pro-life organization American Life League (ALL) is launching a campaign calling for the Catholic Church to declare Planned Parenthood an “enemy of the Church.” Using prayer and education, ALL’s Defend the Family campaign seeks to expose the nation’s Read more [...]


Martyrology-August 23rd Roman Martyrology-August 23rd- on this date in various years- The Vigil of St. Bartholomew, Apostle. St. Philip Beniti, confessor, promoter of the Order of the Servants of the Blessed Virgin Mary, who departed to the Lord on the previous day. At Ostia, the holy martyrs Quiriacus, bishop, Maximus, priest, Archelaus, deacon, and their companions, who suffered under prefect Ulpian, in the time of Alexander. At Antioch, the birthday of the holy martyrs Restitutus, Read more [...]

Karl Keating and the Lawyer’s Chisel

Karl Keating and the Lawyer’s Chisel Written by Christopher A. Ferrara 8/21/14 Karl Keating is alarmed. “That way madness lies,” shouts the title of one of his recent Facebook posts in a borrowing from King Lear. What madness does Keating have in view? Could it be the madness at work in the “destruction of the Roman Rite” (Monsignor Gamber) or the “continuing of process of Read more [...]

God be praised! Consecrated Host to be used in OKC black mass ostensibly returned!

God be praised! Consecrated Host to be used in OKC black mass ostensibly returned! August 21, 2014 Posted by Tantumblogo If this is true, and it seems it is, God be praised to the skies! He overcomes all His foes! And the many prayers offered up probably played a critical role in this very unexpected development! I have to leave, perhaps more tomorrow, but Read more [...]

On Revelation

On Revelation By James V. Schall, S.J. Tuesday, 19 August 2014 The word “revelation” means that something that is not known is made manifest or clear. If I maintain that nothing can be “revealed” to me, I imply either: a) that I am myself omniscient; or, b) that nothing intelligible, not already known, can come to me except what is accessible to human knowledge by its own finite powers. Moreover, if something Read more [...]

FW Pontifical Commission Ecclesia Dei upholds Fort Worth bishop’s suppression of the TLM at Fisher-More College – on a technicality

"Roma locuta est, causa finita est." [Pontifical Commission Ecclesia Dei upholds Fort Worth bishop's suppression of the TLM at Fisher-More College - on a technicality] [As a consolation] Bishop Olson announces he is moving to put in place TLM parish August 20, 2014 Posted by Tantumblogo A document was released by the Diocese of Fort Worth ( Read more [...]

Examining the underlying errors of modern(ist) philosophy

Examining the underlying errors of modern(ist) philosophy August 20, 2014 Posted by Tantumblogo I’ve been reading a very good book on philosophy by Edward Feser called The Last Superstition. This book is a defense of Aristotle, Aquinas, and the gloriously whole and valid philosophy/theology known as Scholasticism, against the rank errors of modern philosophy (“modern,” in this Read more [...]

USCCCP Domestic Justice and Human Development Committee chairman decries youth unemployment, calls for minimum wage hike, gov’t training programs, and better regulations

"More of the same" government programs and regulations [USCCCP Domestic Justice and Human Development Committee chairman decries youth unemployment, calls for minimum wage hike, gov't training programs, and better regulations] Washington D.C., Aug 20, 2014 / (CNA/EWTN News).- Calling for work that honors the dignity of the human person, Archbishop Thomas G. Wenksi of Miami echoed the words of Pope Francis, noting the troubling rise of young adult unemployment. “Our challenge this Labor Read more [...]

USCCCP Committee says church remains committed to dialogue with Muslims, others

[Said the captain of the Titanic: "Full speed ahead; no change in course!"] [USCCCP] Committee says church remains committed to dialogue with Muslims, others by Catholic News Service | Aug. 20, 2014 Washington -- The U.S. bishops' Committee for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs said the Catholic church remains committed to dialogue with leaders of other religions and Muslims in particular. Reiterating that commitment is especially needed now, the committee said in a statement released Read more [...]

USCCCP Sword Swallowing Challenge Raising Little Money, Causing Terrible Injuries

USCCCP Sword Swallowing Challenge Raising Little Money, Causing Terrible Injuries August 20, 2014 by Admin You’ve seen all the USCCB Sword Swallowing Challenge videos by now. Everyone from Catholic celebrities like The Curt Jester writer Jeff Miller, Fr. Robert Barron, and Jeff Cavins, to your friends have posted videos of themselves slowly dropping swords down Read more [...]

Archbishop Coakley Files Lawsuit Against Black Mass Organizers

BREAKING: Archbishop Coakley Files Lawsuit Against Black Mass Organizers The Archdiocese of Oklahoma City filed the lawsuit at noon today, asserting that the organizers’ consecrated host is Church property and was obtained fraudulently. by BRIAN FRAGA 08/20/2014 OKLAHOMA CITY — Attorneys for the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City filed a lawsuit at noon today to stop the satanic black Read more [...]

Pope Benedict was right about Islam at Regensburg. The world owes him an apology.

Pope Benedict was right about Islam at Regensburg. The world owes him an apology. Hilary White 8/20/14 As I write, the headlines and my various news feeds are filled with images of some of the most loathsome barbarities we have seen since the end of World War II. The horrific images invading our internet space from Syria and (the country formerly known as) Iraq: Mass murders, crucifixions, Read more [...]

Catholic couple fined $13,000 for refusing to host same-sex ‘wedding’ at their farm

Catholic couple fined $13,000 for refusing to host same-sex ‘wedding’ at their farm Kirsten Andersen 8/20/14 The New York State Division of Human Rights (DHR) has ruled that the Roman Catholic owners of an Albany-area farm violated the civil rights of a lesbian couple when they declined to host the couple’s same-sex “marriage” ceremony in 2012. Robert Read more [...]

Pope’s friend Cardinal Hummes clarifies Jesus gay ‘marriage’ remarks

Exclusive: Pope’s friend Cardinal Hummes clarifies Jesus gay ‘marriage’ remarks John-Henry Westen 8/19/14 Cardinal Claudio Hummes, the former head of the Vatican's Congregation for the Clergy, as well as a close personal friend of Pope Francis, has clarified a controversial statement he made in a recent interview in which he said that he could not know whether Jesus would oppose Read more [...]

Meet Greg Burke, the ‘Humble Pope’ Maker

Episode 19: Meet Greg Burke, the ‘Humble Pope’ Maker

Published on Aug 20, 2014

Why is a marketing genius (and former Fox News analyst) rebranding the papacy? Plus, a word on the upcoming Synod on the Family as well as the CIC–the Catholic Identity Conference.

Please Pray for Father Michael Rodriguez!

Please Pray for Father Michael Rodriguez! August 20, 2014 Posted by Tantumblogo A little birdie has communicated to me that Father Michael Rodriguez’ situation in the Diocese of El Paso may be increasing in difficulty. There is nothing certain or public, of course, but due to his steadfast proclamation of the Truth and his firm attachment to all Holy Mother Church believes, he has become a veritable Read more [...]


Martyrology-August 22nd Roman Martyrology-August 22nd- on this date in various years- The Octave of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Feast of the Immaculate Heart of the same Blessed Virgin Mary. At Rome, on the Ostian Way, the birthday of the holy martyr Timothy. After he had been arrested by Tarquin, prefect of the city, and kept for a long time in prison, because he refused to sacrifice to idols, he was scourged three times, subjected to the most severe torments, and finally Read more [...]

Monsgr. Jos. C. Fenton Diaries Now Avalalible Online EXCERPTS 1962 •“These are four propositions handed to me under the SHO by the then Laodicea in Phrygia 11/28/54. They were also delivered to [Fr.] Frank Connell… There has never been anything less effective in the Church than a secret condemnation of an error.” (Mar. 16, 1962) •“He [Cardinal Ottaviani] remarked that we were on the eve of the Council, and that no one knew who the Council’s Read more [...]


Martyrology-August 21st Roman Martyrology-August 21st- on this date in various years- The festival of St. Jane Frances Fremiot de Chantal, foundress of the Order of Nuns of the Visitation of St. Mary, whose birthday is commemorated on the 13th of December. At Rome, in the Agro Verano, St. Cyriaca, widow and martyr. In the persecution of Valerian, after devoting herself and all her goods in the service of the saints, she gave up her life by suffering martyrdom for Christ. In Gevaudan, Read more [...]

And now, heeeeeeere’s Jo…. (oops!)… Jorge! Attention passengers: In preparation for takeoff, please secure all tray tables in the upright and locked position. Our in-flight entertainment this afternoon will be Francis the Talking Pope. On the return flight back to Rome from Korea, Pope Francis held another casual press conference wherein he fielded questions from reporters. The Italian text is available on the website of the Holy See; an English translation is provided by Andrea Read more [...]


Martyrology-August 20th Roman Martyrology-August 20th- on this date in various years- In the territory of Langres, the death of St. Bernard, first abbot of Clairvaux, illustrious for virtues, learning, and miracles. He was declared and confirmed doctor of the Universal Church by the Sovereign Pontiff, Pius VIII. At Rome, the death of St. Pius X, pope and confessor, who championed the integrity of the faith and the liberty of the Church, and was renowned for his religious zeal. His feastday Read more [...]

Update on “Please Pray for Daniel” thread

I just received word from my friend that his brother is responding well and may be on his way home by Thursday.

Thank you for all your prayers for Daniel and his family.

God bless you!

Brussels Casts Covetous Eyes on Famous Abbey of Monte Cassino?

Brussels Casts Covetous Eyes on Famous Abbey of Monte Cassino? Famous Abbey of Monte Cassino Belongs to the State of Italy. Does the EU Cast Covetous Eyes on Her? Text: Giuseppe Nardi Trans.: Tancred 8/18/14 (Rome), the Benedictine Abbey of Monte Cassino amazingly does not belong to the UNESCO World Heritage sites, while it is like no other place for its spiritual and cultural heritage of the West Read more [...]

German bishop: Bishops’ Synod Could Topple Francis’ Popularity

German bishop: Bishops’ Synod Could Topple Francis’ Popularity Aug 14 '14 Posted by Anthony Ruff, OSB Bishop Stefan Oster of Passau is the youngest diocesan bishop in Germany. He belongs to the Salesian order. A strong public presence in the media, he is seen as “conservative” – for example, for his defense of clerical celibacy and the nonordination or women. In a recent Read more [...]

Holy Innocents Update

[Still on the chopping block] Holy Innocents Update Posted by Patrick Archbold at 8/18/2014 For the record, The Church of the Holy Innocents in Manhattan included in their bulletin of August 10th, the following short update as to the history of recommendations pertaining to collaboration and consolidation. “CHURCHES REALIGNMENT UPDATE The Making All Things New (MATN) process continues. Last Read more [...]

The Pope is a heliocentrist!

[Beware, Robert Sungenis and fellow geocentrists] The Pope is a heliocentrist! A controversial quote from Pope Francis’ return flight press conference: If the pope says the center of the universe is the earth and not the sun, he’s wrong because he says a thing that is scientifically not right. The complete question and answer for context (from Read more [...]

Beatification Of Oscar Romero ‘Unblocked’ By Pope Francis

[Why not "unblock" the case for Venerable Pius XII?] Beatification Of Oscar Romero 'Unblocked' By Pope Francis AP | By NICOLE WINFIELD Posted: 08/18/2014 BOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (AP) - Pope Francis opened the way Monday to a quick beatification for Oscar Romero, saying there are no more doctrinal problems blocking the process for the slain Salvadoran archbishop who is one of the heroes of the liberation theology movement in Latin America. Romero, the archbishop of San Salvador, was Read more [...]


How exactly is this consecration supposed to be accomplished? A: True to Her word at Fatima, Our Lady appeared to Sister Lucy at Tuy, Spain, on June 13, 1929, to say that: “The moment has come when God asks the Holy Father to make, in union with all the bishops of the world, the consecration of Russia to My Immaculate Heart, promising to save it by this means.” The phrase “by this means” is crucial, because it signifies that the consecration is not merely a symbol of the coming conversion Read more [...]

A Renaissance Prince and His Courtiers

A Renaissance Prince and His Courtiers 8/17/14 A certain blogger has dismissed a segment of Catholic opinion as "Pharisees" for wondering about Mr. Tony Palmer's Catholic (even episcopal, if the Bear has understood properly) funeral. You see, if you were scandalized, you are just like the Pharisees who objected to Jesus casting the demon from the Canaanite woman's daughter. Or something. [Hat-tip to PewSitter: Read more [...]

Pope Francis, ISIS, and the Last Crusade

Pope Francis, ISIS, and the Last Crusade 'Caliph' Ibrahim wanted his fight to be a true holy war on both sides—and his strategy seems to be succeeding, with some of the highest Christian officials calling for military action. Christopher Dickey 8/18/14 There is more than mere barbarism behind the savage tactics of the self-anointed “caliph” whose forces, formerly called ISIS, now dominate Read more [...]

Catholic Mexican Billionaire Slim: “Go North, Young Man!” (AND Young Woman)

[Catholic] Mexican Billionaire Slim: "Go North, Young Man!" (AND Young Woman) Posted Monday, August 18th 2014 WOAI [San Antonio] Newsradio Carlos Slim, the world's second richest man and by far the richest person in Mexico, is advising Mexico's young people to make their lives and fortune outside of Mexico, and he'll even help pay for it, Newsradio 1200 WOAI reports. Slim, who made billions in telecommunications and marketing, has established a pilot program to help young illegal Read more [...]

Mohamed Abou-Treika rejects inter-religious friendly soccer match because of ‘Zionist’ participation

[So much for papally-inspired interfaith cooperation on the sports field] [Mohamed] Abou-Treika rejects inter-religious friendly [soccer match] because of 'Zionist' participation The presence of Israeli midfielder Yossi Benayoun is thought to be the reason behind Mohamed Abou-Treika's refusal to play the friendly [soccer match] Omar Zaazou , Sunday 17 Aug 2014 Ahram Online Former Ahly and Egypt star Mohamed Abou-Treika has turned down an invitation to take part in a friendly match organised Read more [...]


Martyrology-August 19th Roman Martyrology-August 19th- on this date in various years- At Caen in France, St. John Eudes, apostolic missionary, founder of the Congregation of Priests of Jesus and Mary and of the Order of Nuns of our Lady of Charity, and the promoter of the liturgical cult towards the most sacred Hearts of Christ and his Mother. He was canonized by Pope Pius XI. At Rome, St. Julius, senator and martyr, who was delivered up to the judge Vitellius, and thrown into prison by Read more [...]

Francis: “My speech has collapsed!”

Sunday, August 17, 2014 [ Remnant Newspaper Online ] The Papal Trip to Korea: An Anguished Catholic’s Perspective Written by Christopher A. Ferrara In departing for Seoul, Pope Francis flew in a personal helicopter to a chartered jet embossed with a Vatican logo for the trip. During the flight an Alitalia crew provided first-class treatment to the Pope, Read more [...]

Is Church Militant TV Irrelevant?

Is Church Militant TV Irrelevant? 8/15/14 A respected reader and fellow blogger voiced the opinion recently at St. Corbinian's ear that Church Militant TV -- more particularly, it's flagship program, Michael Voris' "Vortex" -- was irrelevant. Why? Because they do not criticize Pope Francis, no matter what he does. It is true that much of the news in the Catholic world, at least among those who are paying Read more [...]

The New Blacklist

[Unfortunately the velvet mafia is alive and well not only in the political world and in the private sector, but in the Vatican II church also.] The New Blacklist Monday - April 7, 2014 at 11:02 pm By Patrick J. Buchanan “There is a gay mafia,” said Bill Maher, “if you cross them you do get whacked.” Maher, the host of HBO’s “Real Time,” was talking about the gay activists and their comrades who drove Brendan Eich out as CEO Read more [...]

Rest in peace, good and faithful servant!

[Requiescat in pace] Rest in peace, good and faithful servant! We are saddened to hear the news that Fr. Vladimir Kozina died yesterday. Fr. Kozina -- who wrote the book "Communism as I know it" and whose parents were assassinated by the communists -- kept the Traditional Latin Mass alive in Oakland at St. Margaret Mary Church. The following is some biographical information and quotes from this Read more [...]

The Pope’s Public Confession

[This guy is no follower of Jesus Christ, or of the teachings of His Catholic Church! "By their fruits you shall know them" May his time on the Chair of Peter be brief!] Wednesday, April 2, 2014 Another Papal Scolding Written by Christopher A. Ferrara The Pope's Public Confession “… they make themselves up like little holy cards, looking up at heaven as they pray, making sure they are seen…" —Pope Read more [...]

Mass. AG backing gay couple in lawsuit against Catholic Church

Mass. AG backing gay couple in lawsuit against Catholic Church March 13, 2014 BOSTON (AP) - Attorney General Martha Coakley is arguing that Massachusetts' anti-discrimination law should apply in the case of a married gay couple who sued the Roman Catholic Diocese of Worcester for allegedly refusing to sell them a Northbridge mansion because church officials were concerned they would Read more [...]

Catholic group condemns Walsh on gays in parade

(Way to go C.J Doyle! Marty Walsh is another Irish "catholic" politician here in Massachusetts that is pro-sodomite and pro-abortion. And Boston College educated as well. Gotta love that Jesuit education!) Catholic group condemns Walsh on gays in parade By Haven Orecchio-Egresitz | GLOBE CORRESPONDENT FEBRUARY 28, 2014 The Read more [...]

Francis: “Jesus did not have to come to teach us good manners”

Francis: "Jesus did not have to come to teach us good manners" Consistory, Feb. 22, 2014 My brother Cardinals, Jesus did not come to teach us good manners, how to behave well at the table! To do that, he would not have had to come down from heaven and die on the Cross. Christ came to save us, to show us the way, the only way out of the quicksand of sin, and this way of holiness is mercy, that mercy which he has shown, and daily continues to show, to us. Read more [...]

The 2014 Lenten Recipe Thread

Okay folks, here it is: that thread you all wait for each year with fish-baited breath- It’s the 2014 edition of the Angelqueen Lenten food forum! Now I know we are all good Catholics when every Friday rolls around and we remember why that little fishie appears in each block that’s an abstinence day. (Although, I did shock my personal friends a couple years back when I told them I was giving up fish for Lent. I had to reassure them that I was simply going vegetarian on those days. But that’s Read more [...]

St John Bosco Novena Jan 22-30

Novena to Saint John Bosco January 22nd-January 30th Saint John Bosco, father and teacher of the young, in need of special help, I appeal with confidence to thee, Saint John Bosco, for I require not only spiritual graces, but also temporal ones, and particularly… (add your personal intentions here) May thou, who on earth had such great devotion to Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament and to Mary Help of Christians, and who always had compassion for those who were suffering, obtain from Read more [...]

Fight, Children of Light, You, the Few Who Can See

This article by Jean Vaquié was published originally in the counter-revolutionary journal Lecture et Tradition1 in 1990 and then in issue 156 of Action Familiale et Scolaire (AFS). It was subsequently issued as a supplement to AFS No. 225, February 2013. It was published in English in Apropos No. 21, Lent 2003. Hat Tip: The Eye Witness Full Article: Apropos - The Preliminary Battle EXCERPTS We may consider it [this article] as a charter for the current counter-revolutionary struggle. Read more [...]

The Malachi Martin files have been added

You can find the link on the right sidebar some ways down the page.


It was a bit of work to reformat all of it and there still may be a few kinks via the transition. All of the documents should be downloadable in PDF format for archive and/or distribution.

I’ve been meaning to add these for some time, but had been putting it off until a very good priest and great friend of the forum pushed me along.

“The Fiscal Cliff” vs. “The Fiscal Gap” — How much trouble is the US really in?

CBC's "The Current" played an interview today with Laurence Kotlikoff, an economist at Boston University who ran for President in the past 2012 election with Americans Elect (but who canceled the campaign in the spring). He explains the real extent of the American deficit and debt and the drastic measures needed to keep the US from dropping into insolvency and suffering the same fate as Greece. Listen to the interview starting at 03:00 at the following address: Another Read more [...]

Recent upgrades/mods to AQ

Some of the most recent upgrades to AQ. - Anyone with a status of "contributor" or above can post pictures in comments using HTML image tags. - Allowed many other HTML tags to be used by contributors and above. - Commenters can edit their comments up to 30 minutes after posting. - Moderators have ability to ban users by username. - External links in posts and comments will boot to a new window. - Added Facebook “like” button on the main index page. - Added the AQ favicon to address bar. - Read more [...]

AQ Editorial: The “Lefebvrite” Lexicon (or “Lefebvricon”)

By John Grasmeier June, 2012 Note: The following article first appeared in October of 2006. It's been edited to apply to the current situation. As a result of all of the media attention being paid to the current situation between the SSPX and Rome, there has been a great deal of renewed focus on the priestly Society of St. Pius X (SSPX). Journalists and bloggers covering the topic have had to quickly become informed on a subject which many or most had previously known Read more [...]

AQ Editorial: Nothingness – Rebellion and the SSPX “split” fantasy

Att: Rebels. We won't become angry with you, debate you, coddle you or criticize you. We won't respond, react or even flinch. We won't attempt to talk you into something, or talk you out of anything. You see, any of the above would a tacit indication that your opinions, musings and philosophies etc. are important to, the SSPX and/or Holy Mother Church at large. God knows - as does anyone who's been here more than a day - we've done our share of rebelling on AQ. We've also Read more [...]

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AQ News Email Subscriptions

If you've had issues with email subscriptions, click "Subscribe via Email" at the top right and re-submit. After moving the site, the email subscription feed needed to be reworked. In the past at the former site, some of you had issues with getting email updates. Some of you, like myself, may have developed issues after moving to the new site. Hopefully, these issues have been resovled, but let me know if you run into any problems. Some of you may remember the old "Tradlist." This system Read more [...]

Catholic “Test of Fire” Campaign Ad going viral

Just read a News report that CNN is getting around 370,000 viewers. This video has over 1.5 million views at the time of this posting.

HEADS-UP: Come fall, AQ will be doing its part to flush this anti-Catholic, sociopathic, scumbag turd down the toilet – where he belongs.

I know evil when I see it and I have my daughter’s future to think of.

Upgrades and Updates to AQ

Some of the recent improvements. If you have any bug reports, feedback etc., post here. Upgraded the new site to a more robust (4g) linux setup. Email Subscription (subscribe by email link at top left) for "News" category. Gave editors (moderators Tim, Tom and ECS) more control over content and users. Installed a WYSIWYG for the comments box so commenters can customize text (bold, italic etc.) Installed a "preview" function for comments. Enabled a memberlist function for anyone with Read more [...]

Authors: I’ve discovered a FANTASTIC way to lose your posting privileges!

Not sure how anyone, especially here, ever got the bright idea that AQ, the SSPX and/or Holy Church are democracies. None ever were, at any point in time, ever. For those authors who haven't disabused themselves of this notion, I have first hand info that there are many others who would absolutely love to take your place as an author here. Hence, if you are feeling charitable and wish to give your author spot to another non-author AQ member, here are a few tips: - Write an article Read more [...]

IMPORTANT: The ability to create new threads has been closed to new members.

Here's what I wrote to one of our members who was inquiring about emial and IP addresses being available to the person who creates a post: This is interesting. I thought only I was seeing that info because I'm the admin. I've looked into the matter further. It turns out that wordpress gives everyone who is an "author" (the default status given when a new user joins) the ability to see that information. The idea is to give every author control over their thread and know who is posting to it. It Read more [...]

Still building and getting the bugs out.

Just a heads up in case anyone is wondering why things still get funky every now and then. Still getting the bugs out, adding stuff, taking stuff out etc. Looks like we're well on our way to a new home. Most of the members are telling me that they like they REALLY like the new digs once they get used to it. I didn't at first, but now I'm just loving nearly everything about this. Nevermind that it's made nearly ALL of our tech issue disappear, this paltform just looks, feels and acts like we took Read more [...]

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