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

Our faith, as Christians, is rooted in baptism, not in priestly ordination. Priests are necessary for the Eucharist, but as the Church in Japan bore witness, Japan’s Catholics thrived for centuries of persecution with lay ministers until priests were able to return and provide the Eucharist; viri probati and women priests are not necessary for the Church to thrive in the Amazon.

Settimo Cielo di Sandro Magister  12 ott 19 A Missionary Called By the Pope To the Synod On the Amazon Explains What the Church Gets Wrong * Fr. Martín Lasarte Topolanski, the author of the text hosted on this page, a … Continue reading

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NOW WE CAN SEE WHY CARDINAL GEORGE PELL WAS FALSELY ACCUSED OF A SEX CRIME IN AUSTRALIA, IT WAS TO GET HIM OUT OF THE WAY SO THAT THE VATICAN BANK COULD BE RAIDED WITH IMPUNITY BY SOME OF FRANCIS THE MERCIFUL’S CARDINALS. TRULY THE AUGEAN STABLES KNOWN AS THE VATICAN NEED A SAMPSON TO CLEAN THEM OUT

NOW, IT’S HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS! A half a billion, to be precise. October 10, 2019  167 Comments TRANSCRIPT OF A VIDEO ON CHURCH MILITANT WEBSITE Following up on yesterday’s Vortex where we talked about Vatican Secretary of State Cdl. Pietro Parolin and his apparent covering … Continue reading

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ON SUNDAY FRANCIS THE MERCIFUL WILL DECLARE BLESSED John Newman A SAINT. THE IRONY WHICH WILL NOT BE KNOWN TO THOSE ASSEMBLED IN THE PIAZZA OF SAINT PETER BASILICA IS THAT Saint John Newman IS FAMOUS FOR HIS HISTORICAL TRACT ON THE HERESY OF ARIANISM. HE WROTE THAT THERE WAS A MOMENT IN THE FOURTH CENTURY WHEN OVER HALF THE BISHOPS IN THE CHURCH DID NOT BELIEVE THAT JESUS WAS GOD WHILE HE WAS HERE ON OUR EARTH. THE IRONY THAT FRANCIS, ACCORDING TO HIS GOOD FRIEND EUGENIO SCALFARI, SHARES THE HERESY OF THE HERESIARCH ARIUS IS MIND-BLOWING !!!

FRANCIS, JESUS AND SCALFARI Weird. Really weird. October 11, 2019   TRANSCRIPT of Michael Voris’ Video I’m Michael Voris coming to you from Vatican City, specifically with some thoughts on the disturbing news about the Pope Francis-Eugenio Scalfari interview about whether … Continue reading

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A LITTLE BIT OF SATIRE EASES THE PAIN OF LIVING IN THIS CHAOS

https://www.the-american-catholic.com/2019/10/10/and-i-will-be-your-jorge/ And I Will Be Your Jorge Guy McClung October 10, 2019 The Jorge Good News The Father and The Jorge All things have been entrusted to me by the Father. No one knows the Jorge except the Father, and … Continue reading

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AS HAS BEEN CLEAR TO ME FROM THE BEGINNING OF THIS MESS CARDINAL SODANO WAS THE KEY PLAYER IN THE INVALID CONCLAVE WHICH CREATED THE ANTI-POPE FRANCIS THE MERCIFUL, CONGRATULATIONS TO BROTHER ALEXIS BUGNOLO FOR THIS POST

How Cardinal Sodano robbed the Papacy from Pope Benedict! Oct11by The Editor https://fromrome.wordpress.com/2019/10/11/how-cardinal-sodano-robbed-the-papacy-from-pope-benedict/ by Br. Alexis Bugnolo As I have reported before, in February 2013 there was a de facto coup d’etat at the Vatican, the result of which was the imprisonment of Pope Benedict XVI, … Continue reading

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I AM CONFIDENT THAT I WILL BE CRITICIZED FOR PUBLISHING Fred Martinez’ POST, BUT I DO SO IN THE HOPE THAT IT WILL GALVANIZE ACTION BY CARDINALS, ARCHBISHOPS, BISHOPS, PRIESTS, RELIGIOUS AND LAITY TO JOIN IN THE EFFORTS OF THOSE WHO ARE SEEKING TO END THE REIGN OF TERROR AND DESTRUCTION OF THE BERGOLIAN REGIME.

Thursday, October 10, 2019 Athanasius Gracida Against the World & Francis’s “Pagan Rites” The Church Father St. Athanasius was dubbed “Athanasius contra mundum”: “Athanasius against the world.” He almost single handedly defended Catholic orthodoxy and the deity of Jesus Christ … Continue reading

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We now have “two religions within the Catholic Church,” according to historian Roberto de Mattei. The first is traditional Catholicism; the second is “the Amazonian religion,” he argues, charging that the synod’s working document endorses “pantheism and polytheism.”

OCTOBER 10, 2019 The Amazon Synod Has Begun, and Pandora’s Box Is Opened JULIA MELONI CRISIS MAGAZINE The Synod of Bishops on the Amazon is off to an ominous start. Each day, as more bizarre, jarring, and revolutionary developments emerge, I keep … Continue reading

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It is more than passing strange that on the eve of the canonization of Blessed Cardinal John Newman, the author of the best work on the Arian heresy which denied the divinity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, Francis the Merciful should be reported by Francis’ good friend, journalist Eugenio Scalfari, that Francis does not believe that Jesus Christ was God during his life here on earth.

TRANSCRIPT Michael Voris coming to you from Rome with breaking news again, following up on our last breaking news report just an hour or so ago earlier today. The Vatican has just issued a statement about an article written by long-time friend … Continue reading

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BLESSED John Newman, SOON TO BE DECLARED A SAINT, PRAY FOR US WHO ARE STRUGGLING WITH A CRISIS IN THE CHURCH GREATER THAN THE ARIAN CRISIS YOU WROTE ABOUT

ATONEMENT ONLINE A simple writing desk…Posted: 08 Oct 2019 03:08 PM PDTIt has been said that John Henry Newman “wrote himself into the Church.” If there is any truth in that, then it took place on this desk, where he wrote … Continue reading

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THE SCHISM HAS BEGUN

US THEOLOGIAN: ‘UNPRECEDENTED NEW SCHISM’ UNDER POPE FRANCIS NEWS:WORLD NEWS by Christine Niles, M.St. (Oxon.), J.D.  •  ChurchMilitant.com  •  October 8, 2019    141 Comments Fr. Weinandy on ‘internal papal schism’ and the role of laity to save the Church VATICAN (ChurchMilitant.com) – … Continue reading

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