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  • WEDNESDAY         February 11, 2004
    updated: February 11, 2004   12:30 p.m. CST                    Volume 15, no. 42
    Know the Faith in order to Keep the Faith!
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    Traditional Catholics Successful in Driving Thieves out of Basilica Last Night!
    Jacob Michael files a first-hand initial report of the most successful prayer-protest that the enemy literally served straight into the hands of God's agent Father Michael McMahon who led the entire 15 decades of the Rosary. The pagan monks, despite the fact their Dalai Lama was a buddy of the Pope's, never had a chance! Deo Gratias and Te Deum. Jacob files his story in HOT ISSUES today: The POWER of the Rosary!

    Since Monkeys do as monkeys see, why not invite 'monks!'? They did, but they did not conquer! That victory goes to Christ and Our Lady! Deo Gratias! The Buddhist monks still don't know what hit them: a full-gage fifteen-decade Holy Rosary!
    When one equates a Catholic church and monks one would logically think of the cloistered monks of Catholicism. But that is not the group the pastor of the basilica invited; rather pagan monks who worship false idols and who dared to taint the very threshold of St. Adalbert's Basilica in Grand Rapids on Tuesday night. Don't blame them. Did we mention the pastor invited them? We know where his loyalties lie. Thank God he was not punctual or maybe it was his spineless ways that made it possible for a SSPX priest to so masterfully and wonderfully marshal the entire night. A pure piece of genius that could only be inspired by prayer and the Holy Ghost. Nearly 200 Loyal Traditional Catholics were there to kneel and stand in opposition, blowing away the devil winds and the thieves and sellers in the temple!

    And where is the Bishop and why is he smiling in the picture above? Because he truly doesn't have a clue. Because, as Bishop Kevin Britt's statements relayed through 'his spokespersons' "He, personally, can do nothing about the situation, because the pope has met and prayed with the Dalai Lama in the past." So there you have it. A fait accomplis because if the Pope does it it must be right. WRONG! Has the Bishop ever heard of the FIRST COMMANDMENT? Has the Pope? Who will see and hear the evil that is being spoken against God? Evidently not the shepherds. Jacob Michael files his initial report: Den of Thieves overturned Prayerfully, Powerfully, and Peacefully!

    Coming in tomorrow's issue a more thorough explanation of all that occurred in Jacob's feature "Booting the Buddhists from the Basilica" in Quid Dicit Scriptura?


    Today is the Double Major Feast of
    Our Lady of Lourdes
    White vestments
    Mass is the Missa "Vidi civitatem sanctam"

    for the Proper of the Mass in conjunction with the Ordinary of the Mass

    Tomorrow is the Double Feast of the Seven Holy Founders of the Servites
    White vestments
    Mass is the Missa "Justi decantaverunt"

    REASON #42.     Because the errors of the New Mass which are accentuated in the vernacular version are even present in the Latin text of the New Mass.
      This is evident by the words pro multis and the omission of Mysterium Fide within the sacred words of Consecration in confecting the wine into blood. Without it? Well, as Pope Saint Pius V codified forever, without those words the validity was called into question. Today, when everything is questionable to the point of madness, why are so few Novus Ordinarians not questioning all of this? Because they have been so dumbed down and lobotomized into buying that the Pope can do no wrong. Blind Obedience is not a virtue. True obedience is. The Vatican was warned of this grave danger by Cardinal Alfredo Ottaviani and Cardinal Antonio Bacci on September 25, 1969 after Paul VI had issued the "abomination of desolation" on April 3, 1969. What the Cardinals wrote is inThe Ottaviani Intervention While the Pope didn't listen for Annibale Bugnini had his ear and heart, Father James Wathen watched, studied and listened and then warned of all this in his irrefutable masterpiece over 30 years ago 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! This is the forty-second 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:

    GRACE #42.
        Thou mayest present this glorious oblation as thine own gift, for Christ Himself gave it unto thee.
      This is the forty-second 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

  • We complete today the second of a two-part essay on the story of Lourdes in honor of today's Double Major Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes. We provide background on the Apparitions and the grace bestowed through many crosses on the obedient servant of God who became an incorruptible saint in Part Two of The Healing Waters of Lourdes
  • Gabriel Garnica shares his own personal pilgrimage to Lourdes and provides warning signs that every faithful believer should be aware of lest they fall into the trap satan sets even in the most holiest of shrines in The Lesson of Lourdes
  • As the countdown continues with exactly two weeks away from the opening nationwide of 'The Passion of The Christ', we remind you of yesterday's editorial by Michael Cain, who pointed to what is really behind the scourging of Mel Gibson. Cain equated the qualities of this noble man to saints of the past who also refused to compromise the Truths and Traditions of Holy Mother Church. They can say all they want against Mel, but one thing cannot be denied: he has put his money where his heart is. 14 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.

      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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    The Sanity of Sanctity
    In honor of today's feast of Our Lady of Lourdes we present a special feature on this most famous of Marian Shrines. This is the 150th Anniversary of the Dogma of the Immaculate Conception, decreed by Pope Pius IX in 1854. Four years later Our Lady appeared to a young peasant girl of the Soubirous family and confirmed to her the infallible dogma as we detail in Part Two of The Healing Waters of Lourdes
    Gabriel's Clarion
    In honor of the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes today, Gabriel Garnica relates his experience at this international Marian Shrine in the Apennine Moutains in southern France. Not only the River Gave flows through this quaint village dating back to the time of the Gauls, but the fallen angel is not far away, hovering and luring the faithful from the purity of the message of Lourdes. Just as in Rome where vendors vie for the attention that should be focused on the spiritual, so also in the Village of Bernadette commerce takes a backseat to no one. This is one of the dangers Gabriel warns about in describing the three armies who gather there. If one is not girded in the armor of God at all times, their Achilles heel can be compromising to progress and the profane. Satan loves that as Gabriel explains in The Lesson of Lourdes

      Catholic PewPOINT
      With all the persecution being aimed at Mel Gibson, he must feel like a marked man. Editor Michael Cain showed where that suits Mel just fine for the more he is scourged in the press, the more he is following in the footsteps of Christ Jesus, Who Mel has devoted his entire energy to in producing and directing the greatest film ever made. Cain delved into the real reasons behind the bitter barbs and why the attackers are so rabid. Could it be because they are afraid of the Truth? You got it and so does Mel as he remains as wise as a serpent and as guileless as a dove as he builds an army of supporters among a network of churches who we hope and pray will finally realize where the True Sacrifice they are witnessing on film is still played out daily in the one True Mass, the Traditional Latin Holy Sacrifice of the Mass. Mel's hope and prayers, as well as countless Traditional Catholics, is that God will work miracles through this vehicle of evangelization as Cain explained in his editorial A man of his word true to the Word!

        Shears and Tears of a Lamb
        Catharine Lamb resumed her feature on the Canon of the Mass and those who are honored. Monday she featured the holy martyred saints who immediately follow the martyred Popes in the Communicantes before the Consecration. Catharine provides some background on these seven men, four of whom were holy brothers in blood who gave their very blood because they believed in the Blood of Christ. Today so many want to apologize for their actions. Yet the Church in her wisdom set in stone that these seven men who are specially venerated in Rome, would forever be remembered in the Sacred Canon of the Mass. Catharine assured in her column We will never forget!
        Books you can count on!
        We are delighted to resurrect our long dormant series on BOOKS YOU CAN COUNT ON with the excellent rationale on why rural life was so prized and adhered to Catholic Social Order in the 'Catholic Land Movement.' This was a necessary counter to the urban, industrial movement that imprisoned so many in a secular, Protestant milieu of the urban life. The esteemed Dr. Peter Chojnowski provided a brief review of a book first released in 1931 which contained ten essays warning all of this erosion of the Faith and urging Catholics to embrace the 'Catholic Land Movement' in order to preserve the family unit in every manner of the sensus Catholicus. The book Flee to the Fields is considered the Catholic manifesto for this, endorsed by none other than that great cradle Catholic literary master Hilaire Belloc in the original preface of the book now made available for all again at IHS Press. In full harmony with Belloc, author of The Great Heresies were not only the Catholic hierarchy of all of Great Britain, but his noble friend G. K. Chesterton as we presented a book review on Flee to the Fields

        Gabriel's Clarion
        With the fever building for the much-anticipated film 'The Passion of The Christ', few are aware of another movie in the making that is the antithesis of Mel Gibson's masterpiece. Yet, while Hollywood shudders and shuns helping a decent man, they are lining up at the trough of filth to churn out a movie that is full of lies. Yes, when the Truth is staring them in the face, they turn away and embrace the fleeting pleasure that will disintegrate into nothingness. Gabriel pointed out the best and the worst in his brief essay A Tale of Two Movies
        "Qui legit, intelligat"
        In Father Louis Campbell's sermon for Septuagesima Sunday, he prepared us for this time of Septuagesima leading up to Ash Wednesday. We are officially in the time of preparation for fasting and penance liturgically and literally. The need to turn to the Cross of Christ in prayer and sacrifice is made more urgent in what we see in the world and modern church just in the past few weeks. We must shun worldly values and hold true to the True Faith which Our Lord and His Saints have assured, handing down traditional devotions and guidelines to navigate us through the torrential typhoons threatening us today. Father showed us ways of Surviving Sodom and Gomorrah

        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 provided 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 presented 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 documented 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 pointed out so succinctly from words the head of the CDF said way back when and as recently as this week. He is in every way a liberal, a progressivist who indeed is hallucinating as his words indicate. Father laid it all out in his treatise A Tale of Two Truths.

        Exspectans exspectavimus Ecclesia Dei
        If modern Rome is so concerned about 'dialoging' 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!

        Chronicle of Catholic Tradition
        We returned to the turning point in the embryonic 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!
        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

        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!
        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


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