Monthly Archives: June 2013

“Deficient in via…”

+ J.M.J. Sixth Sunday after Pentecost They will faint in the way… (from the Holy Gospel, Mk. 8.1-9) On this day, exactly twenty-five years ago, the Apocalyptic vision of an angel ascending from the rising of the sun, having the … Continue reading

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“In virtue of our Apostolic authority…”

+ J.M.J. Feast of Sts. Peter and Paul When the Sovereign Pontiff speaks “ex cathedra,”* it is Our Lord speaking in a solemn manner: he who heareth you, heareth Me (Lk. 10.16). Pope St. Pius V decreed “ex cathedra” that the … Continue reading

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Pharisaic ‘Justice’

+ J.M.J. Fifth Sunday after Pentecost Unless your justice abound more than that of the scribes and Pharisees, you shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven (from the Holy Gospel, Mt. 5.20-24). This is a clear allusion to the New … Continue reading

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Cor Unum

+ J.M.J. Feast of the Most Sacred Heart of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ After we have contemplated the Holy Eucharist – a gift crowning all the gifts of the love of Jesus for men – for eight days … Continue reading

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“I will dwell in the midst of them…”

+ J.M.J. Sunday within the Octave of Corpus Christi I will dwell in the midst of them… and will be their God (Ex. 25.8; 29.45). This Sunday in the Neo-Catholic calendar is observed rather the Solemnity of Corpus Christi. Traditional Catholic … Continue reading

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The Queen of Heaven “Cannot Remain Silent” – So Can’t We Either!

+ J.M.J. First Saturday of the Month Pope John Paul II on why Our Immaculate Queen of Mercy came to Fatima in Portugal: “Can the Mother, Who with all the force of the love that She fosters in the Holy … Continue reading

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