Tag Archives: POPE PIUS XII

POPE FRANCIS’ OFF-THE-CUFF REMARKS IN TURIN TURN MANY VETERANS AWAY IN INCREDULITY !!!

!!!!   June 30, 2015 The Pope’s Off-the-Cuff Remarks in Turin Fr. George W. Rutler [emphasis by Abyssum in bold black typeface ] My intention to spend a soporific afternoon welcoming the Summer Solstice was disrupted by a query from a … Continue reading

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STRICTLY SPEAKING, FAITH CONCERNS GOD’S INTELLIGENCE DIRECTED TO OUR INTELLIGENCE

!!!! Pope Pius XII gives a blessing at the end of a radio message Sept. 1, 1943. His 1950 encyclical “Humani Generis” was written “concerning some false opinions threatening to undermine the foundations of Catholic Doctrine”, Msgr. Giovanni Batista Montini … Continue reading

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THE CATHOLIC CHURCH AND ORGAN TRANSPLANTATION

!!!! The Catholic Church and Organ Transplantation by Paul A. Byrne, M.D.     The position of the Roman Catholic Church is based on the following:   Pope Benedict XVI gave the following teachings on November 7, 2008. These have … Continue reading

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POPE FRANCIS GIVES ANOTHER INTERVIEW AND SHEDS SOME LIGHT ON THE TRANSFER OF CARDINAL BURKE

!!!!   December 7, 2014, Sunday — Another Papal Interview — also on Burke   I just received this note from my good friend, Bill Doino, my colleague for many years and one of the world’s leading experts on the … Continue reading

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TAKE TIME TO REJOICE IN THE BEGINNING OF TIME AS YOU CELEBRATE LAETARE SUNDAY

!!!! March 30, 2014 by Fr. George W. Rutler The Belgian priest and physicist, Monsignor Georges Lemaître died in 1966 after receiving news that his theory of the birth of the universe—what he called the “hypothesis of the primeval atom”—had … Continue reading

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