Pray that the dignity and the greatness of marriage may be restored, realised and protected

From the Catechism of the Catholic Church

“The matrimonial covenant, by which a man and a woman establish between themselves a partnership of the whole of life, is by its nature ordered toward the good of the spouses and the procreation and education of offspring; this covenant between baptized persons has been raised by Christ . . . → Read More: Pray that the dignity and the greatness of marriage may be restored, realised and protected

Bishops’ Conference official publicly rejects Bishop Egan’s teaching about denying communion to pro-abort & SSM politicians

Two weeks ago Lifesite news reported Bishop Egan as saying that excommunicating Catholic politicians who were pro-abortion or same-sex marriage was an act of mercy. This week the Daily Telegraph reports that Greg Pope, the Head of Parliamentary Relations at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference has written to Catholic MPs and Peers to assure them there . . . → Read More: Bishops’ Conference official publicly rejects Bishop Egan’s teaching about denying communion to pro-abort & SSM politicians

The Church of England will mount no more resistance to gay marriage among churchgoers.

POSTED BY Michael Petek

“The Archbishop of Canterbury has signalled that the Church of England will mount no more resistance to gay marriage among churchgoers.

Gay marriage will be legalised from Saturday with dozens of ceremonies planned around the country for one minute past midnight. This passing of the legislation caused deep rifts within the church.

. . . → Read More: The Church of England will mount no more resistance to gay marriage among churchgoers.

Lionel Andrades on extra ecclesiam nulla salus.

POSTED BY  Lionel Andrades

“BISHOP BERNARD FELLAY MADE A DOCTRINAL ERROR : CONTRADICTS CATECHISM OF POPE PIUS X

27 Q. Can one be saved outside the Catholic, Apostolic and Roman Church?A. No, no one can be saved outside the Catholic, Apostolic Roman Church, just as no one could be saved from the flood outside the . . . → Read More: Lionel Andrades on extra ecclesiam nulla salus.

The Tablet suspends Robert Mickens for mocking disrespect of Pope Emeritus Benedict

The Tablet’s twitter site has posted that its Vatican correspondent has been suspended pending an enquiry:

Robert Micken’s posted the following on facebook on a thread about Cardinal Capovilla, Blessed John XXIII’s secretary, now aged 98.

h/t  Damian Thompson

M Donnelly: God bless Pope Emeritus Benedict for his long years of faithful and . . . → Read More: The Tablet suspends Robert Mickens for mocking disrespect of Pope Emeritus Benedict

Youth in the Church – cause for optimism

POSTED BY Venator

“Youth in the Church – cause for optimism

As a reader and occasional commenter on PTP I have often read the concerns many have about the future of the Church. Which course will she take? Will things get worse and will the next generation completely disintegrate the Catholic faith? As a man . . . → Read More: Youth in the Church – cause for optimism

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As Nick wrote in an earlier post

“I invite the faithful and loyal Catholic readers of Protect the Pope to research and write posts on issues that are of concern to the Protect the Pope readership and send them to me using the comment function. I will read the posts once a day and decide . . . → Read More: Submit an article

The Restituta Group Campaigning to restore the Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth to Catholicity

POSTED BY Nicolas Bellord

“The Restituta Group Campaigning to restore the Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth to Catholicity: Bulletin no 26:  March 2014

Getting rid of the Knights

Soon after the foundation of the Hospital in 1856, to provide palliative care to the poor, Cardinal Wiseman put it under the protection of the . . . → Read More: The Restituta Group Campaigning to restore the Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth to Catholicity

Deacon Nick and the question of truth and charity

POSTED BY PAUL ANTHONY MELANSON

This is a copy of Paul’s post which can be found at:

http://lasalettejourney.blogspot.com/2014/03/deacon-nick-donnelly-his-charity-is.html

 

“Deacon Nick Donnelly: His charity is perfect but his superiors charity is not Writing for LifeSiteNews, Hillary White reported last Friday that Bishop Michael Campbell, “…has pressured one of his deacons to cease blogging in a move . . . → Read More: Deacon Nick and the question of truth and charity

Denying Holy Communion to pro-abortionists and same sex ‘marriage’ supporters is an act of mercy insist Faithful Bishops

Bishop Egan

“When people are not in communion with the Catholic Church on such a central thing as the value of life of the unborn child and also in terms of the teachings of the church on marriage and family life – they are voting in favour of same-sex marriage – then they shouldn’t be . . . → Read More: Denying Holy Communion to pro-abortionists and same sex ‘marriage’ supporters is an act of mercy insist Faithful Bishops