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Declaration of fidelity to the Church’s unchangable teaching on marriage

LATIN MASS SOCIETY Wednesday, September 28, 2016 ‘Declaration of fidelity to the Church’s unchangable teaching on marriage’ Cardinal Burke with the LMS last year. Photos: Daniel Blackman You can join Cardinals Burke and Caffara, Bishop Athanasius Schneider and many others in signing a detailed declaration on the teaching of the Church on marriage, divorce, and related matters here. Although it makes for a long read, I do encourage people to sign it. It is being promoted by the people who did the ‘filial appeal’ before the last Synod on the Family. It is a magnificent piece of work. Each of...
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Categories: Bishop Athanasius Schneider, Cardinal Pell, and Latin Mass Society.

Joseph Shaw – The results of persecution

Friday, July 29, 2016 The results of persecution Reposted from October 2009. The coming persecution, whether by militant secularists or Islamists, will not be a lovely time of growth and development. It will be horrible. —————- Last night I went to the annual Craigmyle Memorial Lecture, hosted by Jim Dobbin MP on behalf of the Catholic Union and given in Portcullis House. This year the speaker was HE Francis Campbell, the first Catholic to be Britain’s Ambassador to the Holy See, and still in office. He gave a thoughtful talk on Pope Benedict’s conception of Europe and secularism. An interesting...
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Categories: Latin Mass Society.

Evelyn Waugh’s forgotten battle to preserve the Latin Mass

Evelyn Waugh was ‘one of the strongest opponents of the vernacular’ in England (AP) Evelyn Waugh’s forgotten battle to preserve the Latin Mass The great novelist, who died 50 years ago, almost became the first president of the Latin Mass Society Considered one of Britain’s greatest novelists, and widely regarded as one of the prominent Catholics of his time, Evelyn Waugh, author of Brideshead Revisited, died 50 years ago this year. While he will be remembered for his great works of fiction, many Catholics will be unfamiliar with his connection with the Latin Mass and his association with the beginnings...
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Categories: General.

The Eastern Churches: ‘it’s a guy thing’

The Chairman of the Latin Mass Society of England and Wales on men being lost to the Church   “I’ve given a lot of space on this blog recently to the question about men being lost to the Church, and a reader kindly mentioned a book which notes the contrasting situation in the Orthodox Church. This is the testimony of an American, female, convert to Orthodoxy. She begins with a reminiscence about attending Vespers when she was new to it.”     http://www.lms.org.uk/news-and-events/chairman-s-blog
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Categories: General.