Future Priests? Around the World, Children Playing “Mass”

Isaiah Vogt celebrating mass

Perhaps you saw this:The YouTube video of Catholic author Brandon Vogt's three-year-old son Isaiah "celebrating Mass" with his new mass kit was a hit on YouTube in 2012.Young Isaiah Vogt was demonstrating what he'd learned in church, watching his pastor celebrate the Latin Rite Mass. *     *     *     *     * Meanwhile, across the world, children are more familiar with the Sacred Mysteries, the Eastern Rite liturgy.I recently ran across this video from Russia, where children are p … [Read more...]

Hillary Clinton Applauds Hooligans Who Desecrated Cathedral

"Strong and brave young women."That's what former U.S. Secretary of State and potential presidential candidate Hillary Clinton called the members of Pussy Riot, a Russian anarchist punk band whose members have been convicted in Russian courts of "hooliganism" and inciting religious hatred.Clinton posed with two members of the band while in New York for the Women in the World Summit.  On Friday, she posted the photo on Twitter, saying,Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina … [Read more...]