Category Archives: CLERICALISM

AN ORDINARY’S NOT SO ORDINARY LIFE, CHAPTER THIRTEEN

!!!! The Church of the Nativity, Hollywood, Florida Interior of the church as it appears today; it underwent a remodeling in 2000   About the time that I was appointed Pastor of Saint Ann Parish in 1966 the Pastor of … Continue reading

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AN ORDINARY’S NOT SO ORDINARY LIFE, CHAPTER ELEVEN

!!!! Bishop Coleman Francis Carroll, Bishop of Miami Biography Coleman Carroll was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the second of three children of William and B. Margaret (née Hogan) Carroll.[1] His parents were both born in Ireland, and his father, who … Continue reading

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AN ORDINARY’S NOT SO ORDINARY LIFE, CHAPTER TEN

!!!! The City of Miami, Florida as it appeared in 1960.   ne·far·i·ous adjective \ni-ˈfer-ē-əs\ : evil or immoral Full Definition of NEFARIOUS :  flagrantly wicked or impious :  evil Examples of NEFARIOUS a nefarious scheme to cheat people out … Continue reading

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WELCOME, KASSI MARKS, TO BLOGDOM WHERE YOU ARE SURE TO MAKE A GREAT CONTRIBUTION TO THE CAUSE OF PROTECTING INNOCENT LIFE

!!!! Monday, May 19, 2014 Welcome! Let’s Hit the Ground Running about Life and Death Issues, Legislation, Politics, and Church Teaching Obligatory Introduction & Housekeeping Notes   This is my new blog.  Like a home you have just moved into … Continue reading

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BISHOPS, BE SURE THAT YOU FIRST PREACH BY THE WAY YOU LIVE. IF YOU DO NOT, PEOPLE WILL NOTICE THAT YOU SAY ONE THING, BUT LIVE OTHERWISE….ST. CHARLES BORROMEO

!!!! Archbishop Vigano Nuncio’s Address to US Bishops Gathered for Fall Assembly Archbishop Viganò: ‘The Holy Father wants bishops in tune with their people’ WASHINGTON, D.C., November 11, 2013 (Zenit.org) – Here is the text of the address given today … Continue reading

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NANCY PELOSI MUST BE DENIED HOLY COMMUNION

!!!! THE WANDERER September 5th, 2013 http://www.thewandererpress.com/ee/wandererpress/index.php?pSetup=wandererpress&curDate=20130905   Interview With Cardinal Burke . . . Insights On The Church And Modern Society . . By DON FIER (Editor�s Note: Raymond Leo Cardinal Burke, prefect of the Supreme Tribunal of the … Continue reading

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POPE FRANCIS HAS REPEATEDLY CRITICISED THE AVERAGE QUALITY OF THE BISHOPS OF THE WOLRD

!!!! A Pope Like None Before. Can He Do It? The symbolic voyage to Lampedusa. His great popularity. The reform of the curia. The calculated silence on ethical issues. But also his first error over an IOR appointment. The challenge … Continue reading

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THE JUDAS CRISIS

!!!! What Father Among You: Bishops, Priests, and The Judas Crisis By Fr. Gordon J. MacRae May 22, 2013 http://thesestonewalls.com/gordon-macrae/what-father-among-you-bishops-priests-and-the-judas-crisis/ In his last years, Father Richard John Neuhaus served the Church in the spirit of Saint Matthias. He saw The … Continue reading

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CLERICALISM IS ALWAYS WITH US

!!!! ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Clericalism by Mark Shea on July 7, 2010 · http://catholicexchange.com/clericalism/ A few years back, Russell Shaw wrote a terrific book called To Hunt, To Shoot, To Entertain: Clericalism and the Catholic Laity. It took its title from an … Continue reading

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ECCLESIASTICAL NARCISSISM, WE HAVE SEEN IT AND IT IS US

!!!! Pope Francis and the Reform of the Laity COMMENTARY: The Holy Father has identified ‘ecclesiastical narcissism’ as the fundamental illness the Church needs to address. THE NATIONAL CATHOLIC REGISTER by FATHER ROGER LANDRY 04/11/2013 Comments (10) – CNA/Stephen Driscoll … Continue reading

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