Tag Archives: catholic

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.

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 […]

PRACTICE DURING PASSIONTIDE AND HOLY WEEK ~ Dom Prosper Gueranger

PRACTICE DURING PASSIONTIDE AND HOLY WEEK The past four weeks seems to have been but a preparation for the intense grief of the Church during these two. She knows that men are in search of her Jesus, and that they are bent on His death. Before twelve days are over, she will see them lay […]

THE MYSTERY Of PASSIONTIDE AND HOLY WEEK ~ Dom Prosper Gueranger

CHAPTER THE SECOND THE MYSTERY Of PASSIONTIDE AND HOLY WEEK The holy liturgy is rich in mystery during these days of the Church’s celebrating the anniversaries of so many wonderful events; but as the principal part of these mysteries is embodied in the rites and ceremonies of the respective days, we shall give our explanations […]

Third Sunday of Lent~ Dom Prosper Gueranger

THIRD SUNDAY OF LENT The holy Church gave us, as the subject of our meditation for the first Sunday of Lent, the Temptation which our Lord Jesus Christ deigned to suffer in the Desert. Her object was to enlighten us with regard to our own temptations, and teach us how to conquer them. To-day, she […]

History/Symbolism of Renaissance Art & Caravaggio Lecture Series by Ryan Grant

Ryan Grant of www.mediatrixpress.com gave two lectures on Catholic Art today at Our Lady of Mt Carmel parish in Littleton, CO.  I’ve included both lectures from the conference he did. He has a wide range of lecture topics that you can find here Also, Ryan’s blog has more write ups on this subject here  

The Mystery of Lent – Dom Prosper Gueranger

THE MYSTERY OF LENT We may be sure, that a season, so sacred as this of Lent, is rich in mysteries. The Church has made it a time of recollection and penance, in preparation for the greatest of all her Feasts; she would, therefore, bring into it everything that could excite the faith of her […]