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Massive Fire Engulfs Iconic Notre Dame Cathedral (PHOTO, VIDEO)

Some social media users turned to Twitter to share images and videos showing smoke coming out of the medieval cathedral in Paris.
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For hundreds of years the lofty and peaceful beauty of Notre Dame de Paris symbolized the Faith of Europe. Now that it has been gutted and all but destroyed, it still symbolizes the Faith of Europe.
@Tesa: Sounds like a "Catholic" bishop: totally irresponsible, totally careless, totally indifferent. At least we can deduce from his words that Communion in the hand will also not "last for ever".
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[Completely inappropriate] Bishop Eric Moulin-Beaufort of Reims, president of the French bishops' conference, said, "This tragedy reminds us that nothing on this earth is made to last forever."
And he's wrong. The Holy Mother Church was created on this earth by Our Lord Jesus, it remains on this earth and He Himself said, " the gates of hell shall not prevail against it." Y'know... it's really sad when a member of the laity, one with only a superficial knowledge of the Catechism and Scripture, still manages to know more than a ranking Bishop in the most historically Catholic country …More
And he's wrong. The Holy Mother Church was created on this earth by Our Lord Jesus, it remains on this earth and He Himself said, " the gates of hell shall not prevail against it." Y'know... it's really sad when a member of the laity, one with only a superficial knowledge of the Catechism and Scripture, still manages to know more than a ranking Bishop in the most historically Catholic country after Italy.
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“They have set fire to thy sanctuary: they have defiled the dwelling place of thy name on the earth” (Ps 73:7)
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FSSP in England, "Although the fire may be accidental, this looks like a symbol of our times of Catholic apostasy and Christian persecution. The flames destroying this Gothic jewel figure the culpable 'amnesia' of our Western elites, sabotaging the Christian legacy of Europe and further afield."
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Notre-Dame survived the French Revolution
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News among the horror: All moveable art and famous relics have been saved according to a priest
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From the Novena to our Mother of perpetual help:
"Loving Mother pray for us.That we may be aware of God speaking to us in the events of daily life"
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It seems the renovation of the cathedral has worked as well as the Vat II renovation of the Church
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@De Profundis: I don't believe that our bishops will get the message.
This Cathedral survived World War II and even Hitler and is destroyed under Francis.
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A burning symbol of the collapse of Catholicism in France
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