Church Bells Fall Silent in Mosul


... "Last Sunday, for the first time in 1600 years, no mass was celebrated in Mosul."1600 years. Let that sink in for a moment. 1600 years.The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) seized Iraq’s second largest city on June 10, causing most Christians in the region to flee in terror, in new kinship with the torment of Christ crucified on the cross. The remnant of Mosul’s ancient Christian community, long inhabitants of the place where many believe Jonah to be buried, now faces ann … [Read more...]

“Jesus was a prophet, like the great Mohammed.”


... Can you imagine hearing those words. Spoken in lieu of a homily. Delivered by a Muslim. During the liturgy of mass.Jesus was a prophet equal to Mohammed.Would you have been able to contain your rage?From a Q & A answered by Legionary of Christ Father Edward McNamara, professor of liturgy and dean of theology at the Regina Apostolorum university.Rome, June 24, 2014 ( our sacred liturgy on Pentecost Sunday, in place of the homily, two leaders … [Read more...]

Things Obama Should Never Mention Ever… CHILDREN…


... Someone needs to revoke Obama's license to use children as an excuse to do anything. To protect children from guns, let's ban them. To protect children from chemical weapons, let's air strike Syria... because the images of suffering children is just too disturbing. Yes, [Warning: Incredibly graphic images of abortion - click with caution] let's talk about disturbing images, Mr. President.The situation profoundly changed, though, on August 21st, when Assad’s government gassed to death o … [Read more...]

Prayers for Egypt …


... Pray for Egypt. Pray hard. I figure now is as good a time as any to spread devotion to St. James Matamoros (the Moor slayer) and The Most Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary.The appellation “Matamoros” comes from the legend of Clavijo’s Battle, where he led the discouraged Christian troops to a smashing victory against the Mohammedans. King Ramiro I defeated the troops of Abd ar-Rahman II at the Battle of Clavijo with the assistance of a knight on a white horse who fought by his sid … [Read more...]