Paul VI found the traditional Mass too Catholic and directed that it had to replicate the Calvinist Communion Service as revealed by his confidant, Jean Guitton;
The New Mass closely replicates the 1959 Communion Service of the Protestant “Church of South India;”
The New Mass never had an Offertory. Preparation of the Gifts is one of the 18 blessings taken from the Talmud, reference, REAL STORY OF THE OFFERTORY’S REPLACEMENT
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Hyderabad (AsiaNews) – An angry crowd of about 100 people devastated and vandalized the church of Our Lady of Fatima at Godamakunta, in the village of Keesara (in the diocese of Hyderabad). The assailants destroyed the crucifix and broken the statue of the Virgin. MORE
Donald Trump insisted in a speech addressing global ‘Islamic extremism’ that Muslim leaders must scare would-be terrorists into submission, warning them about the impact suicide bombings will have on their immortal souls.
‘Religious leaders must make this absolutely clear: Barbarism will deliver you no glory – piety to evil will bring you no dignity,’ Trump said in a sumptuous Saudi ballroom that put Mar-a-Lago to shame. MORE
Under new income limits from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, a person living in Los Angeles County who earns $50,500 a year would qualify for low-income housing.
The 2017 median annual income for a Los Angeles County resident is $64,300, according to a new estimate by HUD, and people who earn 80 percent of that ($50,500) are eligible for housing assistance. Others who earn 50 percent of the median income ($31,550) are deemed “very low income” and county residents who earn $18,950 are placed in the “extremely low income limits” category. MORE
“I never thought she was a great candidate,” Biden said, according to reports. “I thought I was a great candidate.” Biden clarified, according to CNN, that “Hillary would have been a really good president.” But that isn’t likely to make Clinton supporters feel much better. Biden isn’t the first leading Democratic figure with possible designs on 2020 to apparently slight Clinton. MORE
Sunday will be the day the children receive their First Holy Communion in our parish. Being the month of May, it seems appropriate that the children understand the great mystery of Christ’s desire to be with mankind. Continue reading
The Church of England has ruled that Prince Harry can marry his American actress girlfriend Meghan Markle at London’s historic Westminster Abbey, despite her being both a divorcee and having a “Jewish background,” the UK’s Express newspaper reported on Sunday.
A Westminster Abbey spokesman said: “The Abbey follows the General Synod Ruling of 2002. Since then it has been possible for divorced people to be married in the Church of England.” MORE
Sarah Brazzle thought it was all a joke when three men in masks approached her and a friend as they walked to their cars in the South Loop early Tuesday. Then she saw one of them had a gun. “If you run, we’re going to shoot you,” the man said. She turned and ran anyway. MORE
answers given by Father Carl Pulvermacher
Q. Could the “Vatican-Moscow Agreement”—as acknowledged by The Fatima Crusader magazine been the reason why Archbishop Lefebvre’s and the other 450 prelates’ petition for a Council condemnation of Communism was silenced? (R. R., Metairie, LA)
A. Most people know nothing of this “Vatican-Moscow Agreement.” Pope John’s legate, Cardinal Tisserant, and K.G.B. Patriarch Nikodim of Russia negotiated that Vatican II and Rome would not condemn Communism, in exchange for the Russian Orthodox sending delegates to the Council (Vat. II). In “Apologia I” by Michael Davies, Archbishop Lefebvre says (p. 151) “The Pastoral Council which brought together 2,350 Bishops said not a word, in spite of the 450 signatures of Fathers demanding a condemnation, which I myself took to Msgr. Felici, Secretary of the Council, together with Msgr. Sigaud, Archbishop of Diamantina.” Continue reading
Problem here is, he’s not a Pope. I hope the last AntiChrist.
Will Pope Francis I be the last pontiff, following his selection and the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI? Two vague prophecies, from St. Malachy and Nostradamus, say so.
St. Malachy, a 12th century Roman Catholic, and Nostradamus, the world-renowned 16th-century French oracle, predicted that Pope Francis I will be the world’s last pontiff. MORE