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  • SATURDAY         February 7, 2004
    updated: February 6, 2004   8:00 p.m. CST                    Volume 15, no. 38
    Know the Faith in order to Keep the Faith!
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    TODAY'S PROPER OF THE HOLY MASS:

    Semi-Double Observance of the FIFTH SUNDAY AFTER EPIPHANY (Anticipated)
    FIRST SATURDAY
    Commemoration of Saint Romuald, Abbot

    Green vestments

    Mass is the
    Missa "Adorate Deum"
    for the Proper of the Mass in conjunction with the Ordinary of the Mass

    Tomorrow is the SEPTUAGESIMA SUNDAY beginning the Time of Septuagesima
    Green vestments
    Mass is the Missa "Circumdederunt me"


    WHY ONE CANNOT IN GOOD FAITH ATTEND THE NOVUS ORDO.
    REASON #38.
        Because by introducing optional variations, the New Mass undermines the unity of the liturgy, with each priest liable to deviate as he fancies under the guise of creativity. Disorder inevitably results, accompanied by lack of respect and irreverence.
      People today go to a church because of whose entertaining, not why. Over three decade time period they have forgotten the focus of why there was a Mass in the first place. Over 30 years ago Father James Wathen warned of all this in his irrefutable masterpiece The Great Sacrilege proving the immediate devastations that had occurred in just the few years of the New Order. Imagine then nearly 33 years later! Tragic! The Vatican was warned well in advance of this catastrophe before Paul VI issued the "abomination of desolation" on April 3, 1969. See The Ottaviani Intervention This is the thirty-eighth of 62 reasons submitted by the Priests of Campos on Easter Sunday 1982 and endorsed by the late great Bishop Antonio de Castro Mayer. Each day we will publish one of the 62 until they're all complete
    Conversely in the True Holy Mass of All Ages:

    GRACES RECEIVED FROM ATTENDING THE TRUE MASS.
    GRACE #38.
        Thou dost offer an oblation precious indeed, of greater value than all things in Heaven and earth
      This is the thirty-eighth of at least 77 Graces derived from participation at the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass - the Mass of All Ages - the Latin Mass of the Roman Rite which was decreed to be said "in perpetuity" by Pope Saint Pius V in codifying the infallible decrees of the dogmatic Council of Trent. These graces are taken from Father Martin von Cochem's Explanation of the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass with an imprimatur by New York's Archbishop Michael Augustin on June 24, 1818 during the Pontificate of Pope Pius VII
    TODAY'S HIGHLIGHTS

  • Jacob Michael presents his fifth installment on "The Gospel is the Kingdom" where today he provides scriptural exegesis on the centrality of the Davidic Kingdom in the life of the Infant Church, as found in the Acts of the Apostles and elsewhere in The Gospel in Action
  • Father Lawrence Smith offers up documentation in Cardinal Ratzinger's own words that he's not part of the solution, but rather a very big part of the problem as Fr. points out in A Tale of Two Truths
  • We provide our comments in 'It is as it was' wasn't because, as it is, they're still coming up with more excuses to claim it never was! in prefacing the remarks by Inside The Vatican Staff and Sandro Magister's article in this weekend's Countdown 18 days to go!
    Pray for John Paul II that he will awake from the devastating 40-year slumber and return Holy Mother Church to its rightful place as the true Mystical Body of Christ and consecrate Russia to Mary's Immaculate Heart. Read our editorial The Judas Kiss in last Wednesday's issue.
    PAPAL PROOF OF WHAT THE CHURCH TRULY TEACHES

      For those who truly want to delve deeper into what the Faith teaches and what past Sovereign Pontiffs have decreed, we recommend for your vital reading to better KNOW THE FAITH in order to KEEP THE FAITH, pertinent Papal decrees which put to the lie what is being promulgated today by the Vatican II church. We strongly encourage you to read these to understand how today the modern church is in Apostasy when compared to what had always been taught by Holy Mother Church and enforced and warned as most grievous by previous Pontiffs as you'll see in CREDO & CULTURE


    The entire thrill-packed suspense novel on the fight to preserve the True Faith and the world against the nefarious Legion of the Basilisk is now online at WHITE SMOKE, BLACK FIRE!
    For links to past articles, columns, series, etc. of contributing writers found in The Daily Catholic plus the ARCHIVES for the past two years, see PORT 2004

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    Today:
    Quid Dicit Scriptura
    With the maelstrom of unfounded anti-Semitism charges being flung by the Zionists the closer we draw to the opening of Mel Gibson's 'The Passion of The Christ', Jacob Michael provides failsafe scriptural arguments that affirm not only is it futile for the Jews to wait for the Messiah, but also to try to re-establish the Old Jerusalem; for Christ destroyed the Old Jerusalem and established the New Jerusalem as His Church. Jacob presents the evidence in his Scriptural exegesis on the fulfillment of the Promise. How did the apostles and the first Christians view the restoration of David's Kingdom? See Jacob's fifth installment The Gospel in Action
    Mass Confusion
    Father Lawrence Smith documents the the two countenances of a man many neo-Catholics think is a conservative cardinal, but in truth he is no friend of Traditional Catholicism. The perception of Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger working to restore reverence towards a true sensus Catholicus is exposed as false in the prefect's own words as Father points out so succinctly from words as Father points out so succinctly from words the head of the CDF said way back when and as recently as this week. He is in everyway a liberal, a progressivist who indeed is hallucinating as his words indicate. Father lays it all out in his treatise A Tale of Two Truths.

      Yesterday:
      Exspectans exspectavimus Ecclesia Dei
      If modern Rome is so concerned about 'dialoguing' with all schismatic groups, then why are they not serious about healing the rift within their own ranks? What are they afraid of in engaging those who are actually Catholic theologians in discussing the doctrines? That is the crux of the problem which the Bishop Fellay addressed in his penetrating, firm and respectful documented Letter to the Cardinals: From Ecumenism to Silent Apostasy
      HOT ISSUES
      As a commentary on the very issue His Excellency raised above, editor Michael Cain weighed in on how the progressive puppets try to defend the errors by changing the subject. Gary Morella offers his insights on what's been lost. The very points Bishop Fellay brings up are the exact reason so many Catholics are in a total state of confusion and compromise. Cain emphasized the need to stay on the offense and keep the Modernists in a defensive mode in the editorial Viva la Résistance!

        Thursday:
        Chronicle of Catholic Tradition
        We returned to the turning point in the embryionic stage of the early Church: the conversion of Paul in which through God's Mercy a terrible sinner was turned into one of the greatest saints. This should give us encouragement in these terrible times where Modernism, "the synthesis of all heresies" - as Pope St. Pius X asserted, is running amok. Part five: Shocked and Saved!
        THE FATIMA FILE
        As a follow-up to the backpedaling by authorities at Fatima and Rome, John Vennari, editor of Catholic Family News provides reliable and documented proof that the ecumaniacal agenda is behind all the spin despite the ambiguous rhetoric that tries to hide what's really going on for, as John points out so well, "in their attempts to deny, they confirm. Shrine Rector Confirms New Ecumenical Orientation at Fatima

        Wednesday:
        Shears and Tears of a Lamb
        Catharine Lamb was righteously indignant at the gall of a man who calls himself an Episcopalian minister telling his flock of lost sheep that they must choose heresy over schism. Sure sounds like the whole 'civilization of love' unity of community spiel doesn't it? The only difference here is at least the American Anglican is honest enough to call this apostasy what it really is: heresy. Wouldn't it be wonderful if the newChurch would at least identify itself for what it is: PROTESTANT! Catharine fires off a column that should fire you up as well for indeed it is all Heresy in High Gear!
        FOCUS
        Father Lawrence Smith focuses on the insanity of an article that appeared last month in The New York Times on the measures the madmen of mammon will go to for profit. Father points out in exposing the madness how inevitable it is that the Wall Street Spin and spinsters are going up in smoke, or make that down because Our Lord's warning in Mark 8: 36, "For what shall it profit a man, if he gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? Or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?" has been totally lost on the agnostic anal authors who worship at the capitalism-at-any-price altar. Father shows the futility of trying to justify a means when there is no end in Leaping into the Hand-basket Bound for Hell

        Tuesday:
        Catholic PewPOINT
        Editor Michael Cain emphasized that for far too long John Kerry has waged war on the innocent. Now many are touting him as a war hero for his feats in Viet Nam. No way! Dig into the bunkers of his background and you'll find an entirely different chap. The facts speak for themselves and the bishops will soon reach a crossroads where they will have no choice but to take a stand against Kerry for his 100% pro-abort, pro-sodomite stand and the fact he is an enemy of Christ and His Church. If the bishops don't stand up to Kerry, then like Kerry they stand convicted because they did not stand by their convictions! John Kerry is no hero! He's a coward, a deserter and guilty as charged!

        Monday:
        Gabriel's Clarion
        40 days after giving birth she presented herself and her Divine Son in the Temple as was Jewish custom, Gabriel Garnica chose nine verses uttered by this most Immaculate of women to her cousin Elizabeth and recorded for all time in Luke 1: 46-55. He magnified the might of her words as the total fiat of God's holy will in all things and a simple guide for each of us to strive for holiness in this fleeting life. He showed how nothing of the secular or ecclesial New Order can measure up to the simplicity and humility of this wonderful prayer. The Magnficat - Mary's Answer to the New Order

        SUNDAY:
        "Qui legit, intelligat"
        Fr, Louis Campbell focused on the Epistle and Paul's meaning of love; far different than what the church of Vatican II is pushing with their 'civilization of love' propaganda and heretical 'flight plan' of the last 40 years. It is a doomed flight destined to crash land for it is off course - far, far off course. Despite Rome's refrain to "come fly with me" to Utopia on earth, there is nothing ahead except the fathoms of destruction which modern Rome is plunging toward, taking with it so many countless passengers who are depending on man to steer them to salvation when Who they really need to turn to is Christ as their Sovereign King and Pilot. Only He can provide the parachutes of pure Truth and Love as Father asserted in his poignant sermon The Decline and Fall of the Civilization of Love



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    FEBRUARY 7, 2004
    Volume 15, no. 38
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