Tag Archives: Catholicism

The Petrine Confession

+ JMJ Wednesday in Easter Week In today’s Epistle (Acts 3.13-15,17-19), we hear the following from the second sermon of St. Peter the Apostle, filled with the Holy Ghost (4.8), at the porch of Solomon in the Jewish Temple : The God of Abraham, … Continue reading

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“Credo in Sanctam Catholicam Ecclesiam:” The Mystery of the “Church” (II)

+ JMJ Feast of All Saints Christian Doctrinal Instruction: The “Church” The word ecclesia (church) means “a calling forth”. But writers afterward used it to signify a meeting or assembly, whether the people gathered together were members of a true … Continue reading

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“Credo in… Unam, Sanctam, Catholicam et Apostolicam Ecclesiam” (I)

+ JMJ 21st Sunday after Pentecost Be strengthened in the Lord, and in the might of His power.  Put you on the armor of God,  that you may be able to stand against the deceits of the devil…  in all … Continue reading

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Mary, Mother Yet Ever Virgin

+ JMJ Christian Doctrinal Instruction: Mary’s Perpetual Virginity – She was a Virgin before, during, and after the Birth of Jesus Christ Her Viriginity before the Birth of Jesus Mary’s virginal conception was already foretold in the Old Testament by … Continue reading

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“Mater Dei”

+ JMJ Feast of the Motherhood of the Most Blessed and Ever Virgin Mary Christian Doctrinal Instruction: “The Most Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of God” “If anyone does not confess that the Emmanuel [Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ] in … Continue reading

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“Salus Populi”

+ JMJ Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost and Feast of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Salus populi Ego Sum, dicit Dominus… I Am the salvation of the people, saith the Lord: in whatever tribulation they shall cry to Me, I … Continue reading

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The Late Patriarch Martini of Milan, Reuters, and the Anti-Catholic Propaganda

+ JMJ “To use the words of the Fathers of Trent, it is certain that the Church ‘was instructed by Jesus Christ and His Apostles and that all truth was daily taught it by the inspiration of the Holy Ghost.’ Therefore, it … Continue reading

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The Blessed Virgin Mary at Fatima: “MANY souls go to hell…”

+ JMJ Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost This day and on exactly the same date, 19th August, ninety-five years ago, the Apocalyptic Great Sign in heaven appeared again at Fatima in Portugal. She came on 13th of August but the children failed to … Continue reading

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Anti-Christian Conspiracy: Scriptural Truth and Historical Fact

+ JMJ Feast of the Solemnity of the Bodily Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary into Heaven Thou… hast prevented our ruin in the presence of God (Jdt. 13.15, from the Epistle of today’s Feast) Holy Church teaches us in … Continue reading

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On Vatican II “religious liberty”

+ JMJ Vigil of St. Lawrence, Martyr In his July 19 message to the Knights of Columbus in the US for their 130th Supreme Convention next week, our Holy Father, Pope Benedict XVI, calls Catholic men to defend “religious freedom”. … Continue reading

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