Spinning a Synod vs Seeing the Synod

Well the Synod on the family has come and gone and the MSM message can be explained by two memes: Meme #1  those nasty conservatives have won: The final synod document restated Church teachings that gays should not suffer discrimination in society, but also repeated the stand that there was "no foundation whatsoever" for same-sex marriage, … Continue reading Spinning a Synod vs Seeing the Synod

Milo Yiannopoulos Pope Francis and the stuff saints are made of

It is a change for the better. The great and toothsome-sinners are made out of the very Same material as those horrible phenomena, the great saints. C.S. Lewis The Saturday Evening Post Screwtape Proposes a toast It's easy to be a fan of Milo Yiannopoulos he's a clever and erudite fellow who has a knack … Continue reading Milo Yiannopoulos Pope Francis and the stuff saints are made of

Synod 15 “Do you not Understand?” , “Do you think…” and the Snake in the Pocket

Joseph: I forgot what I was supposed to tell him. Jules:Oh, well tell him he should on no account try to open that cage. Tell him because if he does try to and puts his hand inside of the cage to find out what's there, he's liable to be disagreeably surprised.[laughs] Tell him, well that … Continue reading Synod 15 “Do you not Understand?” , “Do you think…” and the Snake in the Pocket

The Catholic Left Channels Pilate (and I’m not speaking metaphorically)

My pastor is gone for the week so Monday I attended my old parish for daily mass .  It was the feast of Sts. Isaac Jogues and Rene Goupil who were martyred in North America by the Iroquois. During his sermon Fr. Leo talked St. Isaac's first captivity (he was martyred during his 2nd) and … Continue reading The Catholic Left Channels Pilate (and I’m not speaking metaphorically)