Vol 9 Issue 44 ~ Editor: Rev. Fr. Courtney Edward Krier
October 1, 2016 ~ St Remigius, opn!
1. Baptism: Means of Salvation (88)
2. Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost
3. Holy Guardian Angels
4. Christ in the Home (62)
5. Articles and notices
One of the themes the Church will meditate upon during the coming weeks is perseverance. This is especially for our young adults to reflect upon, because of lack of faith they tend to force their will on God, lack confidence in Christ. A lesson that must always be taken is that of Judas Iscariot— Continue reading →
1. Revelation clearly teaches that a certain class of good angels fulfill the office of guardianship over men. Our Lord said of children: “They have angels of their own in heaven, that behold the face of my heavenly Father continually” (Matt. 18:10). Woe to him, then, who scandalizes a child, or anyone else who is a child of God through baptism, or who is even called to be such, as all men are; for God has assigned a Guardian Angel to every soul. Continue reading →
At 9 years old, William Maillis is like a lot of other boys his age, enjoying video games, knock-knock jokes, sports and hanging out with friends. But William is no ordinary kid when it comes to academics. MORE
Make no mistake, the carnage taking place in Aleppo right now is a disgrace to the international community.
The Syrian government and Russian-backed forces are reportedly using chemical weapons, barrel bombs and increasingly powerful explosives to target innocent men, women and children. While rebel fighters have undoubtedly embedded themselves in the city in fortified positions, it appears that the civilian population is bearing the brunt of the conflict. MORE
A Reader Asks: “Instead of Praying for Francis-Bergoglio Can You Suggest an Alternative?”
From The TRADITIO Fathers
Pope Leo XIII, after He Had Had a Vision in 1884 Of the Catholic Church Being Overwhelmed by the Forces of Satan,To Be Saved only By St. Michael the Archangel, Prince of the Heavenly Host Ordered that Prayers for the Church Be Prayed after Every Low Mass These Consist of Three Aves, the Salve Regina The Prayer for the Exaltation of the Church, and the Prayer to St. Michael To Protect the Church against Satan
In his letter, Ahmadinejad referred to an Aug. 30 meeting with Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and wrote, “You recommended that it is not suitable at this time for me to participate in the elections. Therefore, I have declared my obedience. … I have no plans to compete in next year’s election.” MORE
If there were any doubt as to just how toxic sectarian politics has become in the Middle East, the latest statement from the leader of the Iran-backed Lebanese Shia militant group Hezbollah should clear things right up.
Hassan Nasrallah, the secretary general of a group that has been fighting Israel for decades, declared on Tuesday that “Wahhabism is more evil than Israel,” Lebanon’s Al Akhbar newspaper reported. MORE
This is becoming a growing movement. To much corruption in the Religions everywhere.
(RNS) 1976 was, Timemagazine declared, “the year of the born-again Christian.” “Born-agains” were the hot demographic in American religion, and one of them, Jimmy Carter, won the presidency.
Though no one could know it at the time, we were entering an era of movement politics unprecedented in American history. Religious conservatives of all stripes, but especially white evangelicals and Mormons, made the Republican Party their own and turned “the social issues” — abortion and gay rights above all — into markers of partisan identity. MORE
Boone Pickens doesn’t always get things right. He has over the last several years made a habit of trying to predict what the price of crude oil is going to be in the future in these interviews, and I’m sure he’d admit he’s been pretty consistently wrong in those projections. But on this particular topic, Pickensis absolutely, 100% correct,a realitythe President’s media defenders can’t really do anything to change. MORE