Monthly archives: October, 2016

Fallen Soldier: Prayers Requested

The following comes from “SoldierofCTK” on the ABLF3.com forum here:http://ablf3.com/threads/fr-voigts-mother-passed-away.714/#post-4423  (With Fr. Voigt’s permission and to increase the number of prayers offered for the peaceful repose of Fr.’s mother, who passed away last week, I wanted to post this email: )Dear Friends, With a tear in my eye and sorrow in my heart I wish…


Happy Feast of Our Lord Jesus Christ the King!

“Scriptum est enim: Vivo ego, dicit Dominus, quoniam mihi flectetur omne genu” (Romans 14:11) “Vatican II stipulates first of all that religious liberty must be confined within “just limits,” (Dignitatis Humanae, 1) according to the juridical rules . . . consistent with the objective moral order, which are required in order effectively to safeguard the…


The Charitable Anathema: Bishop Thomas Aquinas Refuses “Invitation” from Boston

  On (or about) October 15, Fr. Pfeiffer and Fr. Hewko “invited” His Excellency, Bishop Thomas Aquinas to visit Boston, KY.   Bishop Thomas Aquinas made the following reply:   Date: Mon. 17 Oct. 2016 Dear Father, I think we are in the same situation than in the beginning of the year when I was…


No Grace from the New Mass (Part II)?

Did Archbishop Lefebvre Believe No Grace Flowed from Valid Novus Ordo Communions?(Part II) Objection: But what about the quote of Archbishop Lefebvre from “Open Letter to Confused Catholics?”   Response:         The quote in question is this:           “It is all wasted because the holy Sacrifice of the…


No Grace from the New Mass (Part I)?

Did Archbishop Lefebvre Believe No Grace Flowed from Valid Novus Ordo Communions? (Part I) Objection: But Archbishop Lefebvre said the New Mass Doesn’t Give Grace!Response:This is the quote presented by the adversaries of Bishop Williamson, desirous of proving that Archbishop Lefebvre taught that no grace flowed from valid Novus Ordo Masses (and consequently, that His…


Eleison Comments #484: Iron Rations (Commentary Follows)

When Catholic institutions fall to bits, The priests must help the home to take the hits.   In military affairs, it is normal for generals and soldiers alike to have in mind rather the last war than the one they are now fighting. Who imagined trench warfare before World War I? Yet by World War…


The SSPX and Female “Doctors” of the Church

In the history of the Catholic Church, one will not find such a thing as a female “Doctor of the Church.” As Fr. Peter Scott (SSPX) once explained, such a designation was a post-conciliar novelty, because: “Liturgically they are not Confessors but Virgins, nor can they be treated as Confessors, for the public teaching of…


To which Church does Pope Bergoglio belong?

Roberto de Mattei Corrispondenza Romana October 19, 2016 http://rorate-caeli.blogspot.com/2016/10/de-mattei-to-which-church-does-pope.html Two anniversaries overlap each other in 2017: the 100 years of the Fatima apparitions, occurring between May 13th and October 13th 1917, and the 500 years of Luther’s revolt, beginning in Wittenberg, Germany, October 31st 1517. However, there are two other much less discussed anniversaries which…


Bishop Fellay’s Capitulation Conference

[NB: I originally published this post on the ABLF3.com forum here:  http://ablf3.com/threads/bishop-fellays-capitulation-conference.613/  You can check in there for some interesting follow-up posts.] On August 24, Bishop Fellay gave a conference in Australia, of which Part 6 is available here: A) Only a FEW of the Notable Excerpts:  1) 3:00 – 4:05 – “In fact, Rome is offering…


Resistance Seminary News: Letter to Friends and Benefactors (#4)

https://seminaireavrille.org/ Dear friends and benefactors, At the meeting of the Priestly Union Marcel Lefebvre [USML] in February 2016, Bishop Williamson invited us to a more precise structure. By this structure, Bishop Williamson wanted to reassure colleagues that could leave the SSPX by the end of 2016. At the time, the organization of a structure seemed…