Monthly Archives: May 2012

Mary in the Sacred Scriptures: the Queen of Mercy

+ JMJ Feast of the Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary A Treatise of St.Alphonsus Liguori on the “Salve Regina, Mater Misericordiae” (Hail Holy Queen, Mother of Mercy) As the glorious Virgin Mary has been raised to the dignity of … Continue reading

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The Divine Spirit and the ‘spirit’ of Vatican II on Homosexuality

+ JMJ Monday of the Octave of Pentecost In our post “Our Lady and the Diabolical Campaign,” we pointed out that it were the Vatican II Roman Pontiffs (Pope John XXIII, Pope Paul VI, and Pope John Paul II) themselves … Continue reading

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The Holy Ghost: the Divine Gift “par excellence”

+ JMJ Pentecost Sunday Pentecost is the plenitude of God’s gift to men. On Christmas Day, God gives us His only-begotten Son Jesus Christ, the Mediator, the bridge connecting humanity and divinity. During Holy Week, Our Lord, by His Passion, … Continue reading

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Our Lady’s First Fatima Message (II): Everyday Rosary to Obtain the Peace of God

+ JMJ Feast of St. Peter Celestine Our Blessed Mother ended Her first apparition (May 13, 1917) at Fatima in Portugal with these words: “Pray the Rosary everyday to obtain peace for the world and the end of the war.” … Continue reading

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Our Lady’s First Fatima Message (I): Life of penance in union with the Crucified

+ JMJ Feast of St. Venantius Martyr at the age of fifteen We often read “Penance! Penance! Penance!” among those who promote also the Messages of the heavenly Queen in Her apparitions at Fatima in Portugal. Yes, Our Blessed Mother … Continue reading

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The Ascension of the Risen Lord

+ JMJ Solemn Feast of the Ascension of Our Lord The central idea in the Liturgy today is the raising of our hearts towards heaven, so that we may begin to dwell in spirit where Jesus has gone before us. … Continue reading

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First Fatima Message: Penitential Sacrifice and Everyday Rosary

+ JMJ Anniversary of the First Apparition of “the Great Sign in Heaven”* at Fatima in Portugal Our Blessed Mother on this day, May 13, exactly 95 years ago – Her first apparition in Fatima, Portugal: “Are you willing to … Continue reading

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The Great Promise

+ JMJ Fourth Sunday after Easter Since last Sunday, the Church has been preparing us for the Ascension of the Lord. Today, taking up the subject again, she goes a step further. Now she mentions the gift of God: the … Continue reading

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The Traditional Latin Mass: The “NORM” of the Roman Rite “IN PERPETUITY” – Pope St. Pius V

+ JMJ Feast of Pope St. Pius V The Roman Pontiff who codified the Traditional Latin Mass to be the norm “in perpetuity” (in the Apostolic Constitution “Quo Primum” of July 14, 1570) From the Apostolic Constitution “Quo Primum” promulgated … Continue reading

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Pope Benedict XVI’s “Motu Proprio” (on the Traditional Latin Mass): “Toleration [of evil]”

+ JMJ Feast of Pope St. Pius V The Roman Pontiff who codified the Traditional Latin Mass to be the norm “in perpetuity” (in the Apostolic Constitution “Quo Primum” of July 14, 1570) When our Holy Father visited France in … Continue reading

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