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Amazonian Synod Will Bring "Advances" Like Second Vatican Council – Cardinal Hummes

The wolves are gathering.
Beatus vir qui non abiit in consilio impiorum et in via peccatorum non stetit.
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Liturgical Music Is a Double-Edged Sword - by Maestro Aurelio Porfiri

Aderito, do you have evidence that early Christians played cithara (early form guitare?) during Liturgy? Cause I have plenty of evidence proving that traditional ecclesiastical music is non-instrumental, i.e. vocal.
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Austrian Bishop Possesses A Transparent Plastic Chasuble

A boil on the bishop's cathedra of Innsbruck. May his usurpation end soon.
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Armenian Apostolic Church Introduces "Female Deacons"

BrTomFordeOFMCap left this great comment regarding the "ordination" in 2017 (Deaconesses in the Eastern Orthodox Churches):

Any serious research I have ever read on deaconesses has concluded that they were not the female equivalents of deacons but were more like our modern active sisters. They were there to assist in the catechising of women and children, in the baptism of women (usually … More
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Francis Celebrated Mass At Empty Places

Maybe there is an outbreak of agoraphobia in Chile.
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Francis, “I Don’t Go To The Doctor But To The Witch”

Is it still a joke if something like that really happened (it did)?
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Radical Jesuit: New French Our Father Distorts Meaning

You can't really expect a priest to both pray Our Father as Christ taught us AND acknowledge the existence of Satan. It's simply too much to ask...
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Pope Francis: It's good for young people to study Latin

Good, we know that. Now restore it in the Liturgy and seminaries, and make lazy priests pray Breviary in Latin (as Canon Law commands).
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Birth Control Sex Is Like Vomiting in Ancient Rome

Unfortunately, this is probably false. The original meaning of a word vomitorium is something else entirely (it means ground level gates of amphitheatre).
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Priest Mentions Protestant Leader in Eucharistic Prayer for the Bishops

Just look at the whole scene - idiotic vestment, girls behind, sterile wall, ambient lights... no (nice) words for this.
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Populism: A Bishop in Reverse

Yes, he's "a liberal secularist who prefers to hide his priesthood behind casual clothing". The problem is almost entire NO hierarchy is the same, includind the top, gnomesayin'?
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Liturgy: German Bishops Attack Former Benedict XVI

Gerhards is a dead branch, and thus cannot bear fruit.
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Pope Francis’ Dishonesty Unmasked

You can be so obvious only when you're untouchable, like Bergoglio.
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