Category Archives: Religion and faith

The Queen’s Obsequies

Tradition is the latest thing but only the upper case variety can unite and heal Western culture GIVEN that no pope has ever attended the funeral of an English monarch, the current successor of Saint Peter and Vicar of Christ … Continue reading

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The Trials of Cardinal Zen

DON’T bother looking for a weekly editorial lionising Cardinal Joseph Zen or for a deluxe feature in Vogue. Don’t expect to see his episcopal motto (Ipsi cura est) trending on Twitter either. Unlike à la mode money-launderer, Volodymyr Zelensky – … Continue reading

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Brits Outbred

Charles’s kingdom set to shrink: Catholics outnumber Protestants in Northern Ireland for first time. The census results are another clear indication that historic change is happening across this island, and of the diversity of society which enriches us all. We … Continue reading

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Does this mean we can have our cathedral back? ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)

Anglicans recognize Pope as ‘father of the Church in the West,’ says archbishop of Canterbury.

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Not Recommended For Children

THE historical reasons are flimsy but St Mary of the Cross (Mackillop) is patroness of the Brisbane archdiocese. And this is how she’s honoured in St Stephen’s Chapel in the city’s cathedral precinct. Conventional post-conciliar neo-iconoclasm, the work is already … Continue reading

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No, Catholics are not sorry. Not sorry at all.

I am deeply thankful that Catholic priests came and converted my human sacrificing, slave owning, rape and pillaging ancestors. Because of them, I am none of the above.”

Posted in History, Religion and faith | 27 Comments

One brother a New York wise guy, the other a priest economist

■ Sopranos star Tony Sirico’s funeral mass held in Brooklyn. ■ Rev. Robert Sirico, Acton Institute. Friends and family members of the late Sopranos actor Tony Sirico gathered in Brooklyn to pay their respects to the wise guy–turned–actor… Sirico, who … Continue reading

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Martha, Martha…

Last Friday, the woke-whipped Catholic Bishops of Australia surrendered to feminists literally crying for power, prestige and status. Not for them Mary’s better portion. Rather than being seen as obviously contraindicative of holiness, these demands and their endorsement are being … Continue reading

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The Holy Spirit to heretical feminism: Drop dead

It’s only a ‘sign of the times’ when you agree with it: Vote on women throws Plenary into crisis.

Posted in Left-wing extremism, Religion and faith | 27 Comments

All true but we buried Diocletian. We’ll see off Daniel Andrews

James Macpherson in The Spectator isn’t wrong: Hate speech laws silent on Christian attacks.

Posted in Hypocrisy of the left, Religion and faith | 15 Comments

Eastern Streak

I first noticed the small icon of Our Lady of Perpetual Help on the bookcase of then Leader of the Opposition Anthony Albanese about three years ago. She now has the same pride of place behind him in his new … Continue reading

Posted in Federal politics, Religion and faith | 20 Comments

A mostly meteorological massacre

■ Nigerian Catholic bishop to Irish president: Church massacre not linked to climate change. ■ September 2021: Pope Francis calls President Michael D. Higgins a ‘wise man of today.’

Posted in Hypocrisy of the left, International, Religion and faith | 3 Comments

It’s not that Councilism failed – it’s that it has never been tried!

Restorationism has come to gag the Council. The number of groups of ‘restorers’ — for example, in the US there are many — is significant. The problem is precisely this: in some contexts, the Council has not yet been accepted. … Continue reading

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What Becomes of the Broken Minded?

New Zealand unveils plan to slap a tax on cow and sheep burps to cut greenhouse gas methane.

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After their co-religionists killed 50 Nigerian Catholics, world’s Muslims are outraged – but not about the massacre, of course*

■ India moves to soothe domestic and Mideast outrage over Prophet Mohammed comments. ■ Prophet Muhammad remarks embroil India in row with Gulf states. ■ India faces fury over government officials’ “Islamophobic” remarks on Prophet Muhammad. ■ Muslim countries express … Continue reading

Posted in International, Media, Religion and faith | 6 Comments

Red Hat Vendetta

RAISING hackles, ire and – for one priest commentator – blood pressure, on Monday the Vatican announced that Pope Francis had named the Bishop of San Diego, Robert McElroy, as a cardinal – along with 20 other prelates from around … Continue reading

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Elite Mick-Teals want to desecrate Mass with evil mumbo jumbo

Welcome to Country could soon open Catholic masses, school assemblies and meetings.

Posted in Left-wing extremism, Religion and faith | 37 Comments

The Voice of Revolution

Religious leaders support constitutional referendum on Indigenous voice to parliament. THE real purpose of lobbing the so-called Indigenous Voice into the Constitution is the possibility the High Court will Brennan-vibe it into a veto power over Parliament. Everyone knows this. … Continue reading

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