Insight into the Catholic Faith presents ~ Catholic Tradition Newsletter

Quarantine and Temptation of Christ
Vol 10 Issue 8 ~ Editor: Rev. Fr. Courtney Edward Krier
February 25, 2017 ~ Our Lady on Saturday

1. Is the Chair of Peter Vacant? An Argument for Sedevacantism
2. Quinquagesima Sunday
3. Saint Nestor
4. Family and Marriage
5. Articles and notices

Dear Reader:
This week Catholics throughout the world will be commanded to observe the Lenten Fast and Abstinence as the Church turns toward concentrating on eliminating sin from among her children. Continue reading

Steven Spielberg movie Catholic kidnapping of Jewish boy

webRNS-SPIELBERG-MORTARA4-022317Suffer little children?  Can we trust Queer loving Steven to tell the truth?

BOLOGNA, Italy (RNS)  It was a heart-wrenching story that bitterly divided Catholics and Jews in Italy and provoked an international scandal more than 150 years ago.

Edgardo Mortara, a Jewish boy from Bologna, was secretly baptized by a maid when he fell ill and then forcibly removed from his family in 1858 at age 6 and raised as a Catholic with the blessing of Pope Pius IX. MORE

A highly recommended suggestion for Lent

images (24)Unless the mind and will are ready to believe in God’s absolute right to teach and command, there is little likelihood that fasting and penance with extra prayer will be followed carefully.

The will must be free of self-interested desires and fears in order to bend the mind to assent to an unseen God and to His whole mysterious order of salvation. Prejudices and sinful habits easily find excuses for refusing assent to truth and to self-discipline.
Christian mysteries, accepted and lived, lead men to their supernatural destiny. A Christian’s joy in living his faith, without complaining of the cost, is a sign that he knows what he is about. Continue reading

Egypt’s Christians flee Sinai

Christian families from Al-Arish in the North Sinai Governorate arrive at the Evangelical Church in IsmailiaChristian families and students fled Egypt’s North Sinai province in droves on Friday after Islamic State killed the seventh member of their community in just three weeks.

A Reuters reporter saw 25 families gathered with their belongings in the Suez Canal city of Ismailia’s Evangelical Church and church officials said 100 families, out of around 160 in North Sinai, were fleeing. More than 200 students studying in Arish, the province’s capital, have also left. MORE

HEARTBREAKING! – Summary of Changes Since Vatican II A Revolution in the Church?

MYCATHOLICWhat Has Changed?

In the wake of the Second Vatican Council, an unprecedented number of changes have been implemented in the Church. Not only was the ancient rite of Mass changed (“for the first time in history, a manufactured liturgy was imposed upon the faithful”), but there was also a new canon law, a new catechism, new prayers/songs, a new liturgical calendar, a new Bible translation, new canonization procedures, new rites for ordination and baptism, new exorcism procedures, indulgences were changed, etc.  EXTENSIVE LIST – MORE

 

Fellay Has Hurt the Traditional Catholic Church Far More than the New Order Sec

BER FELFEBRUARY 24, 2017 – ST. MATTHIAS, APOSTLE
DOUBLE FEAST OF THE SECOND CLASS
A Reader Writes: Fellay Has Hurt the Traditional Catholic Church
Far More than the New Order Sect Has
From: Lance

The Neo-SSPX’s Bernie Fellay Is Going off Half Cocked Again
Our Reader Believes that These Last 23 Years of Dragging out His Sellout
Have Killed Many Souls and Ruined Many Families Continue reading

#CNNLeaks: Project Veritas Releases Over 100 Hours of Audio From Inside CNN

As promised two days ago on the Sean Hannity radio show, James O’Keefe and his team at Project Veritas just released covertly captured, previously unseen video footage from within the CNN newsroom.  But unlike his usual undercover sting operations, this footage was allegedly sourced from a CNN insider who apparently grew frustrated with the biased reporting of the “fake news” media outlet. MORE

Toyota’s departure in Torrance

TOYOTAThis is a big loss for Southern California.

The automaker announced last week that it will move about 3,000 staffers, or those who want to move, to a similar campus it plans to build in Plano, Texas, by 2017, although a couple thousand workers in warehousing and other functions will remain. MORE

VIDEO: A good way to protect the family from a disability hardship and death

A friend asked me to forward these short videos about AIG living benefits and our Quality of Life program. It is Life Insurance that you don’t have to Die to be able to Use. She said you may have friends or relatives that need to protect themselves from potential financial disasters of dying too soon, living too long, or getting sick along the way.  We have the solution with AIG.

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VIDEO: U.S. spending on Valentine’s Day $18.2 billion

VALAll well in good but they left out how much people are spending on their pets, ha ha ha.

The U.S. economy loves Valentine’s Day.

A new survey from the National Retail Federation (NRF) projects U.S. consumers will spend a total of $18.2 billion on their valentines this year. Over $4 billion of that will be spent on jewelry alone, with another $2 billion on flowers. Consumers are also expected to spend on cards, clothes, and an overall nice evening out on Feb. 14. MORE