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I am a retired Roman Catholic Bishop, Bishop Emeritus of Corpus Christi, Texas

IT IS SIMPLY INCREDIBLE THAT FOR DECADES THERE HAS BEEN EVIDENCE THAT THE CAMPAIGN FOR HUMAN DEVELOPMENT OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF BISHOPS HAS BEEN ENGAGED IN QUESTIONABLE AND IMMORAL ACTIVITIES AND STILL THE CARDINALS AND BISHOPS ALLOW THIS SITUATION TO CONTINUE

Image: Farragutful, USCCB offices, Added Graphics & Blur, CC BY-SA 3.0   Did CCHD Attempt to Pay Off Investigative Reporters Exposing Anti-Catholic Grant Recipients? Steve Skojec December 12, 2017 OnePeterFive { Abyssun } If you know Michael Hichborn of the Lepanto Institute like … Continue reading

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TODAY’S LITTLE DOSE OF SATIRE TO HELP YOU GET THROUGH ANOTHER DAY OF THE MADNESS OF THE WORLD AROUND YOU

Eccles and Bosco is saved What do you know about Christmas? Posted: 09 Dec 2017 07:23 AM PST Our attention has been drawn by Archdruid Eileen to an article showing that 9 out of 10 Independent journalists know nothing about … Continue reading

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HERE ARE SOME CLUES TO THE ORIGIN OF THE CONFUSED THINKING OF JORGE MARIO BERGOLIO, AKA FRANCIS

Settimo Cielodi Sandro Magister 07 dic All Bergoglio’s Teachers, Even Though He Goes His Own Way * After the many narrative biographies of Pope Francis, here is the first one that rightly bears the title of “intellectual biography.” Its author, … Continue reading

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PETER KWASNIEWSKI GUIDES US THROUGH THE HOLY SACRIFICE OF THE MASS

  Time for the Soul to Absorb the Mysteries — Part 1: From the Entrance to the Interlectional Chants PETER KWASNIEWSKI [ The season of Advent has always felt to me as if it is, and should be, a time … Continue reading

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“Just stay quiet and you’ll be okay.” That’s what Mohamed Atta told the passengers on American Airlines flight 11 shortly before it flew into the World Trade Center

  On Moving the American Embassy to Jerusalem William Kilpatrick THE CATHOLIC THING TUESDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2017 {Abyssum}   When President Donald Trump announced that the United States would move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the Muslim world … Continue reading

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PROFESSOR ROBERTO DE MATTEI OFFERS US CLARIFICATIONS AND GOOD ADVICE AS WE MOVER CLOSER TO A FORMAL CRISIS IN THE CHURCH

Interview – Roberto de Mattei Discusses the Escalating Church Crisis Maike Hickson December 11, 2017 OnePeterFive { Abyssum } Editor’s note: Last month, Dr. Maike Hickson began a correspondence with Catholic historian, author, and speaker Professor Roberto de Mattei on … Continue reading

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WILL HE NEVER STOP ???

  Fr Hunwicke’s Mutual Enrichment 11 December 2017 11 December 2017 Will he never stop … (2) Pope Francis, the Our Father, and the next Conclave Lead us not into temptation. It is unlikely that the Greek and Latin words … Continue reading

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FRANCIS, LEAD US NOT INTO TEMPTATION TO CHANGE THE WORDS OF JESUS CHRIST !!!

Friday, December 8, 2017 Pope Francis: The Our Father “Induces Temptation” Written by  David Martin { ABYSSUM }  Pope Francis has said that the Lord’s Prayer should be changed, arguing that the translation used in many parts of the world, … Continue reading

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MAYBE IN THE MIDST OF ALL THIS CHAOS IN THE CHURCH AND IN THE WORLD YOU ARE NOT SUFFICIENTLY ANTSY

    This one is a little different ……. Two Different Versions ….. Two Different Morals OLD VERSION: The ant works hard in the withering heat all summer long, building his house and laying up supplies for the winter. The grasshopper thinks the ant is a … Continue reading

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Islam a religion of peace, as Francis asserts? Not if you move from Mecca to Medina as Mohammed did.

The Day of the Last Judgment by Mohammad Modabber, 1897 [Reza Abbasi Museum, Tehran]   The Two Religions of the Koran Howard Kainz SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2017 These days it’s urgent for Christians to read and understand the Koran in … Continue reading

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