THE PRIEST'S ATTIRE My son, let thy modesty be known to all men; walk as you have the model prescribed by the Church. If thou dost not conform to the law of the Church, thou shalt be as the heathen and the publican; see therefore that thou despise not the law of thy Mother; she has decreed what shall be the color and the style of thy clothes; OBSERVE HER RULES. She has prescribed simplicity and becomingness in priestly attire; COMPLY with Her rules. How many there are among my priests who ARE … [More]
h2onews: February 14th is Saint Valentine's Day, isn't it? No, it's Saints Cyril and Methodius! Who was St. Valentine? According to tradition, he was one of the first bishops of Terni, who died a martyr in the year 273 AD under the reign of Emperor Claudius II......
BREAKING: Belgium Parliament passes law allowing children to be euthanized By: Peter Baklinski Thu Feb 13, 2014 13:06 EST BRUSSELS, February 13, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Belgium has become the first country in the world to approve euthanasia for children of all ages after the country’s parliamentarians passed the controversial bill today in a vote of 86 to 44, with 12 MPs abstaining. Alex Schadenberg, executive director of the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition, called the move a “form of abandon… [More]
by Reuters 2/11/14 - VATICAN CITY - Two men who had threatened to set themselves on fire in St. Peter's Square to protest Italy's economic slump were taken away by police on Tuesday. The men held plastic bottles and lighters and roared angry criticism of the Italian government for about two hours before the police moved in. Firefighters and police had cornered them off from a crowd of onlookers. The two men were part of a small group protesting against Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta's … [More]
Feb. 2014 The Benedictines of Mary, Queen of Apostles is an order of contemplative nuns who live in a cloister and are still climbing music charts. They are set to release an album later this month for Lent.
Legionaries of Christ elect new leaders, issue apology Rome, Italy, Feb 6, 2014 / 10:00 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Legionaries of Christ revealed the names of their new general council on Feb. 6, also issuing a formal apology to those hurt by the immoral actions of their founder. The announcement of the new superiors comes in wake of the Legionaries’ first General Chapter meeting, which began on Jan. 9, and was mandated by Benedict XVI in wake of the revelation of the double-life led by the … [More]
Abp. Ganswein, via Fr. Lombardi: want to read pure Ratzinger? Read his Letter on the Remission of Excommunication of SSPX Bishops We have long considered the Letter to the Bishops on the remission of the Excommunications of the Bishops of the Society of St. Pius X as the most beautiful of the documents of the Ratzinger Pontificate, and we have often quoted from it, including at the time of the abdication. And that is not because it involves a matter that is close to the heart of every tradi… [More]
Announcing "Extraordinary Faith": A Locally-Produced EWTN Television Program About Sacred Tradition and the Extraordinary Form We are delighted to announce the production of a monthly half-hour television program entitled Extraordinary Faith, the first video series to showcase the resurging interest in classic Catholic art, architecture, sacred music, and the Tridentine Mass. Almost three years in the making, the program is an effort to promote the Extraordinary Form and the culture and arts … [More]