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In Defense of Traditionalists

In the classic movie “To Kill a Mockingbird” legendary actor Gregory Peck, playing the heroic and virtuous defense attorney Atticus Finch, tells his young daughter Scout: 1,650 more words


The Time of the Great Choosing

St. Patrick

It’s getting hot in the novus ordo pot.  Pat Archbold at Creative Minority Report wonders how Newchurch Catholics would act and why if the Synod on the Family were to allow the divorced and remarried to receive Holy Communion. 104 more words

St. Joseph

Of the Infiltration of the Church: Part II

When we left off at the death of Benedict XV in 1922, Modernists had gained a small but growing foothold in ecclesiastical politics.  However, Benedict’s successor, Pius XI, was a staunch opponent of the Modernist heresy.  1,120 more words

TLM lauded in Pontifical Mass homily by Portland Archbishop Sample

With reverence, simplicity, and charity, the Most Reverend Alexander K. Sample, recently appointed Archbishop of Portland in Oregon, delivered this homily on March 1, 2014, during a Pontifical High Mass for the Vigil of Quinquagesima at the… 125 more words


More Evidence of Tridentine (Extraordinary Form) being Suppressed

From Rorate Caeli

First Things First:
It’s not about specific persons, it’s about the principle – and the grave precedent

Fr. S. Finnegan, of the always gratifying blog Valle Adurni, sees the global forest, not the local leaves. 1,432 more words


Say What, Your Excellency? (FMC Part 1)

As some of you may have heard, recently the newly-installed Bishop of Fort Worth, Texas, His Excellency Bishop Michael Olson (above), informed Dr. Michael King, president of the College of Saints John Fisher and Thomas More, of his decision to refuse them his permission to celebrate the Latin Mass in their campus’ chapel in Fort Worth. 681 more words

Fr. Z weighs in on TLM suspension at Fisher More

With considerably greater charity than has been shown toward himself at times — including, it must be admitted, by your webmaster — Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, ever a friend of the Traditional Latin Mass, has taken pains to… 11 more words