Pope Francis continues to remake the College of Cardinals so that almost half of the men who will pick his successor have been chosen by him. He will create 14 new cardinals on June 29, 11 of whom are under 80 years of age and therefore able to vote in a papal conclave.
These 11 new cardinals are added to the 48 electors already appointed by Francis to make 47 percent of the cardinal electors who will choose the next pope. Remaining among the 125 electors are 47 appointed by Pope Benedict XVI and 19 appointed by St. John Paul II. MORE
Winnie-the-Pooh books, Barbie dolls, and superhero play are among things children could be banned from after a radical study on ‘gender stereotyping’.
A number of Victorian councils will respond to the study by Australian National University, which found educators should avoid using the terms ‘boy’ and ‘girl’ and classifying children according to gender. MOREVIDEO
A family in Portland, Oregon, received a shock recently when their phone rang. The caller was an employee of the father of the family who said “Unplug your Alexa devices right now. You’re being hacked.” The family’s Amazon Echo home assistant device had reportedly recorded a conversation they had and sent it to a random number in the device’s contact list, KIRO 7 reports. MORE
As more and more American communities grapple with opioid addiction, the human toll of the epidemic has grown in both scope and severity. And now, scientists at the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife have found evidence that drug’s impact has literally flowed downstream to affect marine life, as well. MORE
America is once again reeling from yet another deadly mass shooting. The victims at Santa Fe High School were taken from us too soon, and the prayers of Texas and the nation are with their families. There is something especially haunting about a killer targeting a school, where parents send their children on the assumption that they will be safe as they learn. Experience is a hard teacher, and with 2018’s second major school shooting behind us, its lesson is clear: We must secure our schools. MORE
These Bibles I am recommending are terrific for those of you who want to study on your Catholic faith. They explain the Sacraments, the Rosary, Stations of the Cross, boys and girls Catholic names, Illustrations by Celebrated Old Masters, pictures and maps of the Holy Land past and present, Holy week, leather cover, gold edged pages and a 288 page Catholic Encyclopedia in the back.
These Bibles today would sell for over a Hundred dollars. You can get them used anywhere from $15.00 up, depending on condition.
Papal addition Bibles, Douay-Challoner Text, old Testament and Psalms. New Testament and Psalms in the Confraternity Text printed in. 1950’S. Published with the approbation of His Eminence Samuel Cardinal Stritch, Archbishop of Chicago. Go to this web site.
St. Filumena Church <email@example.com> wrote:
Another Bishop from Bp Guerard des Lauriers/ Bp McKenna line dies:
Here is how to trace Bp Slupski:
Bishop Michel Louis Guérard des Lauriers
Bishop Gunther Storck: April 30, 1984 at Etiolles, France
Bishop Robert Fidelis McKenna: August 22,1986 at Raveau, France
Bishop J. Elmer Vida: July, 02, 1987 in the USA Continue reading →
‘Major, major game-changer’: Ebola spreads to big Congo city
ongo’s Ebola outbreak has spread to a crossroads city of more than 1 million people in a troubling turn that marks the first time the vast, impoverished country has encountered the lethal virus in an urban area. MORE
VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The Catholic Church must continue to work to understand the liturgical reforms of the Second Vatican Council and why they were made, rather than rethinking them, Pope Francis said. MORE
Obviously the writer is no a Sede Vacantist, at least when this was written. Wonder what his position is today? (Video is in the second half)
As previously reported … the Most Holy Family Monastery (MhFM) filed a complaint with YouTube against the Crossroads at 23rd Streetfor using the content of 2 videos that they claim that they hold the copyright for. The videos in question were those in which Frederick “Michael” Dimond, in 1996, speaks out “Against Sedevacantism” and a video created with Father James Wathen being interviewed at the MhFM by Frederick “Michael” Dimond, on the subject of his book “Who Shall Ascend?” Continue reading →