Fr. Timothy Scott Removed as Basilian Spokesperson After Hurling Obscenity Toward Cardinal Burke

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Let no evil talk come out of your mouths, but only what is useful for building up, as there is need, so that your words may give grace to those who hear. --Ephesians 4:29Fr. Timothy Scott, C.S.B. should have read that verse over once or twice, before posting a tweet February 7 about His Eminence Raymond Cardinal Burke, patron of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta.  Unhappy with Cardinal Burke's outspoken remarks about a feminized Church and his apparent criticism of Pope Francis, Fa … [Read more...]

Cardinal Burke’s Order of Malta: Who Are They, and What Do They Do?

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When Cardinal Burke assumes his new responsibilities as Patron of the Order of Malta, he will take the helm of a charitable organization which was founded at the time of the First Crusade.  For nearly a thousand years, the Order of Malta has continued its charitable works among the sick and the poor. Who are the Knights and Dames of Malta, who will now benefit from Cardinal Burke's spiritual guidance and leadership? *     *     *     *     * In the early years of this century, I was visiting R … [Read more...]