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Christian Redemptive Suffering

+ J.M.J.   Feast of St. John of Matha       Lord, that I may see (Lk. 18.41). The Holy Gospel for the past Quinquagesima Sunday announces the approaching Passion and Death of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. This … Continue reading

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Take heed lest ye fall

+ J.M.J. Ninth Sunday after Pentecost Wherefore, he that thinketh himself to stand, let him take heed lest he fall (1 Cor. 10.12). Destruction of the Great Temple and slaughter of “perfidious Jews” (traditional Church Liturgy for Good Friday) in … Continue reading

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+ J.M.J. Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception The Lord hath made His work known… I will extol You, O Lord, for You lifted me up, and did not let my enemies rejoice over me (Ps. 97.2; 29.2 – 9th Antiphon and … Continue reading

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“Shun the wiles of the devil…”

+ J.M.J. Feast of the Blessed Virgin Mary of the Holy Rosary “Grant, we beseech Thee, O Lord, that Thy faithful may shun all the wiles of the devil…” (Collect of the Mass, last Sunday, 17th after Pentecost) “‪Catholic‬ Resistance“-‪‎ManilaPH … Continue reading

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The Great Catholic Battle

+ J.M.J. First Sunday in Lent Begone, Satan! (Mt. 4.10) The true Great Battle does not consist in trimming down sins – as is the shallow perception in the “New ‘Catholic’ Church” or the Vatican II ‘Church’ (and this after … Continue reading

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Catholic

+ J.M.J. Feast of St. Francis de Sales Bishop, Doctor of the Universal Church, Patron of Catholic writers broought back 60,000 Calvinists back to the Catholic Faith Thou hast the name of being alive, and thou art dead (Apoc. 3.1). … Continue reading

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Circumcision of Heart

+ J.M.J. First Friday of the Month The thoughts of His Heart to all generations… (Ps. 32.11, from the “Introit” of the Mass of the Sacred Heart) Thus the truly divine Religion alone sounds the depths of the Heart of … Continue reading

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Deus Terribilis Est!

+ J.M.J.T. Feast of the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception I will put enmities between thee and the Woman, and thy seed and Her seed: She shall crush thy head (Gen. iii.15). Behold, how the Word of God which divides … Continue reading

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The Power and Love of God

+ J.M.J. Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost Thy sins are forgiven thee. (Mt. 9.2) A poor paralytic is presented to Our Lord; he probably had himself brought there to ask for bodily health, but in the presence of Jesus, he realizes … Continue reading

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Sacred Writ and the Fathers of the Church on “The Few Number of Those Who Are Saved”

+ J.M.J. Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost Were not ten [lepers] made clean? and where are the nine? (Lk. 17.17) “The Little Number of Those Who Are Saved” or also known as “The Fewness of Those Catholics Saved” By St Leonard … Continue reading

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