Monthly Archives: April 2018

La Cristiada

A fantastic lecture series on the Cristeros.  Fr Rickert, FSSP is mostly translating from P. Jose-Maria Iraburu, “Hechos de los Apostoles de America,” available for free on www.gratisdate.net.  Fr. Iraburu is quoting books he has in his possession.

Alfie Evans & Organ Harvesting

Most following this site has probably heard of the Alfie Evans saga going on across the pond in England.  To the rational human nothing makes sense in this.  Why are they keeping the kid?  Do they want the kid to die?  How is it that the parents ‘have no rights’ and have been told if […]

Ryan Grant on the Catholic Reformation

Ryan Grant of Mediatrix Press was in Northglenn, Colorado speaking on the events leading up to the Reformation and the Catholic response to it.  These were very enlightening and educational talks that will have you watching repeatedly to get all the facts down. To have Ryan speak at your parish please visit his site here For […]

St Peter Martyr 29-April (& the Peter Martyr palms)

Also called Peter of Verona, an inquisitor and martyr. Peter was born at Verona, Italy, in 1205. Both of his parents were Catharists, a heresy that denied God created the material world. Even so, Peter was educated at a Catholic school and later at the University of Bologna. While in Bologna, Peter was accepted into […]

PRACTICE DURING PASCHAL TIME ~ DOM PROSPER GUÉRANGER

PRACTICE DURING PASCHAL TIME The practice for this holy Season mainly consists in the spiritual joy, which it should produce in every soul that is risen with Jesus. This joy is a foretaste of eternal happiness, and the Christian ought to consider it a duty to keep it up within him, by ardently seeking after […]

MYSTERY OF PASCHAL TIME ~ DOM PROSPER GUÉRANGER

MYSTERY OF PASCHAL TIME Of all the Seasons of the Liturgical Year, Easter-tide is by far the richest in mystery. We might even say that Easter is the summit of the Mystery of the sacred Liturgy. The Christian who is happy enough to enter, with his whole mind and heart, into the knowledge and the […]

THE HISTORY OF PASCHAL TIME ~ DOM PROSPER GUÉRANGER

THE HISTORY OF PASCHAL TIME.   We give the name of Paschal Time to the period between Easter Sunday and the Saturday following Whit Sunday. It is the most sacred portion of the Liturgical Year, and the one towards which the whole Cycle converges. We shall easily understand how this is, if we reflect upon […]