Today is the 51st Anniversary of the death of the Sovereign Pontiff His Holiness Pope Pius XII who was Eugenio Cardinal Pacelli. We encourage you to read our editorial This Interminable Interregnum written a year ago for the golden anniversary of the death of the last true traditional Pope. Yes, it's been over half a century now!

Sermon by Fr. Benedict Hughes, CMRI

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Sermon by Fr. Benedict Hughes, CMRI

  • Naturalistic Time Bombs Why there can be no lasting fruits from the heresy of Americanism. Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey



  • Surrendering what Saint Patrick Won Ireland is about to make a statement at the polls. Will it be to keep the Faith or to turn away from Christ? Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey

  • Voting in Favor of the Druids Ireland at a crossroads in crucial EU vote on October 2 Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey

  • Religious "Liberty" and Blasphemy There can never be true freedom without the true Church. Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey

  • Death to Babies: Kennedy's Continued "Legacy" The Pro-abort hypocrite is gone, but unfortunately his sinful and scandalous agenda is not forgotten. Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey

  • Let 'Em Fear not those who can harm the body but not the soul; however fear greatly those who can destroy both. Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey

  • Eight Years To Go Imagine the circus the conciliars could stage in celebrating the apostate Martin Luther's 500th anniversary of his break with holy Mother Church. Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey

  • Negotiating to Become an Apostate The conciliar cracker crumbs that lead to ruin. Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey
  • Sacramental Intention and Masonic Bishops Debunking the claim that those bishops consecrated by Cardinal Lienart were not valid such as Archbishop Lefebvre. Bishop Donald Sanborn

  • Stalking Us All Narcissists never get it as is evident with BHO aka Barry Soetero as well as Ratzinger/Benedict and the rest who think they can go it alone without Christ in charge. Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey

  • Flying The Flag for the Commies American Empire Travesty at 1600 Pennsylvania, not to mention the Empire State Building Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey

  • Why We Must Oppose Naturalism and Naturalists Tea Parties may be impressive, but without Christ and His True Church there can be no sweetness, only bitterness. No wonder there is so much divisiveness. Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey

  • TelePropmTer: Weapon of Disinformation Who's the one behind Obama's teleprompter? Without it he's a blithering idiot. With it he's dangerous to souls and the health care package he's trying to ramrod through smells of brimstone. Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey

  • Meet Barack Obam's Death Squads You can tell a man by the company he keeps and who he appoints. Resident Obama is an open book that should be banned before history repeats itself with a modern Third Reich. Jon Christian Ryter

  • Bishop Fellay Accepted 95% of Vatican II Firm reply to Bishop Fellay for expelling Fr. Meramo. Fr. Basilio Méramo

  • Awakening from a False Obedience Five cases beg to differ with Fellay's tactics and direction. Atila Sinke Guimarães

  • A Bold Show of Dissatisfaction in the SSPX Ranks How dare you, Msgr. Fellay. Fr. Basilio Méramo

  • Here Comes the Bride: The Music Starts Again for the SSPX Eye-opening critical analysis in PDF format. Bishop Donald Sanborn

  • Always Our Apostates Though the conciliarists think they're fooling folks, they can never fool God. Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey 10-7

  • Offending God Every Day The path to Heaven can never lead through the Novus Ordo or counterfeit church of conciliarism Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey 10-6

  • Ratzinger's MC in St. Peter's caught red-handed ramming and fleeing police Amazingly this news has had little play as B16's conciliar con men seek to hush up a scandal where "Msgr." Cesare Burgazzi was spotted trolling the red light district of Rome's dregs, then engaging and fleeing police before being caught when he arrogantly told police: "You don't know who you're messing with." Interesting that TMZ didn't pick this one up. Memo to Burgazzi and the rest of the phony conciliar ministers: "You don't know Who you're messing with by posing as priests!" London Mail 10-3

  • Beware of the Motu Cookie One can never wish something is valid when it is totally invalid in every way Traditio

  • Persecuting Thosw Who Defended Our Lady's Honor On the stubborn Modernist Jenkins of Notre Dame slapping Our Lord and Our Lady in the face with his persistence in prosecuting those he should be defending. Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey

  • Apostasy is His Field That would be Roger Mahoney, notorious head of the LA Archdiocese who, like Obama, claims it's above his paygrade to preserve innocent life. Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey

  • Oh, Brother! It's Just a Thousand Years The absurdity of the two largest false religions merging in Russia. This wasn't what Our Lady asked for at Fatima! Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey

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    The following 15 promises (the same number of Mysteries) were given by the Blessed Mother of God to Saint Dominic and Blessed Alan in the twelfth century. To every person who devoutly prays the Rosary, Our Lady promises:

  • 1. Whoever shall faithfully serve me by the recitation of the Rosary, shall receive signal graces.
  • 2. I promise my special protection and the greatest graces to all those who shall recite the Rosary.
  • 3. The Rosary shall be powerful armor against hell. It will destroy vice, decrease sin and defeat heresies.
  • 4. It will cause virtue and good works to flourish. It will obtain for souls the abundant mercy of God. It will withdraw the hearts of men from the love of the world and its vanities, and will lift them to the desire of eternal things. Oh, that souls would sanctify themselves by this means.
  • 5. The soul which recommends itself to me by the recitation of the Rosary, shall not perish.
  • 6. Whoever shall recite the Rosary devoutly, applying himself to the consideration of its sacred mysteries, shall never be conquered by misfortune. God will not chastise him in His justice. He shall not perish by an unprovided death. If he be just, he shall remain in the grace of God and become worthy of eternal life.
  • 7. Whoever shall have a true devotion for the Rosary shall not die without the sacraments of the Church.
  • 8. Those who are faithful to recite the Rosary shall have, during their life and at their death, the light of God and the plentitude of His graces. At the moment of death, they shall participate in the merits of the saints in paradise.
  • 9. I shall deliver from Purgatory those who have been devoted to the Rosary.
  • 10. The faithful children of the Rosary shall merit a high degree of glory in Heaven.
  • 11. You shall obtain all you ask of me by the recitation of the Rosary.
  • 12. All those who propagate the holy Rosary shall be aided by me in their necessities.
  • 13. I have obtained from my Divine Son that all the advocates of the Rosary shall have for intercessors the entire celestial court during their life and at the hour of death.
  • 14. All who recite the Rosary are my sons and brothers of my only Son, Jesus Christ.
  • 15. Devotion of my Rosary is a great sign of predestination.
  • Stephen Grieve hails from across the pond in England and has agreed to provide interesting articles that should stir the sensibilities of those who continue to elude the inevitability that a true pope would never and could never do what the conciliar leaders in Rome have done for the past 50 years. Stephen begins today a multi-part series on proving the basis for a sede vacante stance based on holy Scripture itself. Hard to argue with the divine Word. In his first installment he introduces the first passage that indicates such in 2 Thessalonians 2: 6-7 in which he points to the Greek root of the word for 'withholder' as it is in the Douay-Rheims version and 'restrainer' as it is in the newer versions as κατέχων. Should we be surprised considering Greek was the language of the Thessalonians and which Paul was well versed in? In his study, Stephen outlines today his thesis and begins to eliminate possibilities that could not refer to the κατέχων (o Katechon) as he narrows it down to show that the 'absence' of the 'withholder' or 'restrainer' ultimately refers to the Papacy. He explains in part one of his series "Towards a Scriptural Brief suggesting Sede Vacante" with Introduction to an Examination of 2 Thessalonians 2: 6-7

    The Feast of the Holy Rosary is an occasion to bring you inspiration from the venerated Benedictine Abbot Dom Prosper Gueranger for, sadly, too many are unaware of the tremendous power of the heavenly weapon bestowed on St. Dominic Gusman for the specific purpose of putting down heresies. Since that time the Rosary has proven to be the ultimate artillery to turn back the enemy from Lepanto to Viena to countless other examples, a few of which Abbe Gueranger treats in his short essay on the Feast of the Holy Rosary which still in his time was celebrated on the First Sunday of October, but in 1913 His Holiness Pope St. Pius X set the Double of the Second Class feast for October 7, the date of the victory at Lepanto and superseding the previous feast of Our Lady of Victory. Gueranger shows how the Church in her wisdom has mapped out the liturgical year in such perfect fashion which he explained his his marvelous fifteen volume masterpiece The Liturgical Year in Volume 14, pages 295-300 which we bring you here in The Lasting Magnificence, Grace, and Power of the Holy Rosary

    Griff Ruby files his second installment - in one of several series he is currently running - in which he addresses the fact that one of the problems of establishing unity within the sedevacantist movement and making a difference with strength in number for the sake of saving souls is the division of Absolute Sedevacantists and Cassiciacum Sedevacantists; the latter consisting of those who believe in the Formaliter/Materialiter status of the man who sits on the Throne of Peter. Griff dissects the arguments raised by the Society in which they have inadvertently opened their own Pandora's Box considering their giving credence to the very real possibility that both sede camps have points that not only outweigh the compromising position of the SSPX, but also prove the Society is headed down the wrong leading to the conciliar cul-de-sac that provides no way out. Such a stance has led to the inevitable trap they currently find themselves in where we see mass defections as Fellay's farrago has fed mass confusion within its own ranks. Every step he takes is like quicksand, sinking him and the Society deeper. The only escape to firm footing is to embrace sedevacantism. Evidently the SSPX will have to learn the hard way before waking up to that fact. And the position of Sede Vacante itself will need to be more embraceable by being more consistent and complete within itself as Griff explains in And Now, the Other Kind of Sedevacantist .

    This year the feast of Saint Francis of Assisi falls on a Sunday and thus there is only a commemoration. The humble Francis, born in 1182, was the founder of the Order of Friars Minor. Chosen by God to be a living manifestation to the world of Christ's poor and suffering life on earth, he was early inspired with a burning love of poverty and humiliation. Divine desire burned in him so mightily as to kindle a like desire in other hearts. Many joined him, and were constituted by Pope Innocent III into a Religious Order. He lived at the time when the feudal system was disappearing, and Christian democracy was dawning. St. Francis undertook to teach to this generation a spiritual language suited to its new aspirations. He led the people to devotion towards the sacred humanity and the person of the Redeemer, a devotion which has continued to increase. He set the example for clergy and people of detachment from worldly wealth and worldly honors. His reform was carried out not by rebellion, but in accord with the head of the Church. It was the papal authority, which from the first directed that overwhelming current of new life and evangelical mysticism loosed by the saint, and incorporated it in the service of the Church. For more on this man who founded the largest religious order to ever serve Holy Mother Church, see Saint Francis of Assisi

    We continue with the Sunday Haydock Commentary for the Epistle and Gospel. This special feature provided by John Gregory concerns the Haydock Commentary found at the bottom of each page of the Douay-Rheims Bible penned by Father George Leo Haydock. For the Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost Father Haydock provides one of the keys to revealing Christ's divinity in knowing hearts and working miracles. Few miracles conveyed as much resentment from the Pharisees as His baiting their blackened souls for He knew their hearts and, in His healing the man because of the faith of those who had brought him forward, Jesus was manifesting that He, as the Son of God, had the power to forgive sins, a power He bestowed on the Apostles of the only Church He established. "And Jesus seeing their thoughts"

    Also, see Holiness Unalloyed Inspiration for the Feast of St. Therese of the Child Jesus from Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey
        His Holiness Pope Pius XI canonized Mary Frances Teresa Martin on May 17, 1925 and established her feast for October 3 in the traditional liturgy. This year her feast falls on the First Saturday of the month of the Holy Rosary and it is fitting for she was known for offering roses to Christ and what better roses than the rosary, a spiritual bouquet of roses offered to Heaven. It is each small rose or Ave offered up to make a large bouquet that receives Heaven's blessing. God is pleased when we do the little things as well as we can, offering all for His honor and glory. St. Therese of the Child Jesus was made of this mold. She was born of saintly parents at Alencon (Orne) on January 2, 1873. She was educated by the Benedictine Nuns at Lisieux. After her ninth year she tried to enter the Carmelites, and put her case before the Bishop of Bayeux and Pope Leo XIII, whom she visited. At the age of fifteen she was allowed to enter the Carmel at Lisieux (April 9, 1888). She died at the age of twenty-four. There was nothing extra-ordinary about her religious life; she was perfect in her simplicity, humility, charity, her love of God and her trust in Him. She offered herself as a victim to the "merciful love of the good God." She was just a little child in the arms of Jesus. Her way of sanctity was a little way; Pius XI said: "We wish that St. Theresa's secret of sanctity should be made known to every one of our children. We have set her before the children of the Church as a striking and most precious example." Countless miracles have been wrought through her intercession. On her death bed she said: "I do not intend to remain idle in Heaven. My longing is to labor even there for the Church and souls. Our Lord will work wonders for me that will infinitely surpass my boundless desire. After my death I shall let fall a shower of roses." For more on this saint who did the ordinary things in such extraordinary ways, see Saint Therese of Lisieux

      The feast of the Holy Angels reminded us that our Guardian Angels are there to help us in everything we do. That includes when you can't physically get to Holy Mass, such as for those who cannot attend Holy Mass on a daily basis, or even on Sundays because quite possibly a Traditional Latin Mass is not near. You can always send your Angel to the Holy Sacrifice on your behalf in order to join the untold choirs of Angels adoring Christ come down upon the altar. Click on the poem below that illustrates this if you want to print it out:

    October is a highlight month for the Mother of God with several feasts honoring Our Lady leading to the consummate feast of her Divine Son's Kingship on the last Sunday of this month of the Most Holy Rosary. We begin with the final Saturday of the Fifteen Week Novena introduced by His Excellency Bishop Robert McKenna, O.P. for our country and for conversion of souls to the True Faith. The final intention on the feast of Saint Therese of the Child Jesus for the Fifteenth Mystery of the Coronation is Perseverance. That is what we all need, perseverance in these times when we can harkon back to the anniversary of two feasts this month. First, October 7 when we commemorate the 438th anniversary of the victory at Lepanto over the Turks in which, despite overwhelming odds favoring the Islamic infidels, Christians prayed the Holy Rosary and Don Juan of Austria led a decisive defeat. His Holiness Pope St. Pius V declared it the feast of Our Lady of Victory, eventually becoming the feast of the Most Holy Rosary of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Considering how the infidels have made such strides over the past two decades, we have to be on our guard more than ever and at all times, constantly on our knees against those infidels who would seek to destroy the Faith Christ established. This year this feast serves as the kickoff for the 2009 National Fatima Conference held every year at the magnificent scenic and serene campus of Mount St. Michael's overlooking the city of Spokane, Washington. This year the conference is headed by His Excellency Bishop Mark Pivarunas, CMRI and an array of impressive speakers from the priestly ranks of the Congregation of Mary Immaculate Queen. This conference finishes up on the Feast of the Divine Maternity of the Blessed Mother and two days later we celebrate the 92nd anniversary of the final apparition at Fatima when the miraculous event of the sun spinning occurred. Our Lady's message is more urgent than ever for all she foretold has come to pass except for two things: Consecration of Russia by a true pope in union with all the true bishops of the world, and the Triumph of her Immaculate Heart. We know that cannot happen until man cooperates. That is why praying the Rosary, living the faith through our example and evangelizing the True Faith are so important. For more on the conference, see 2009 National Fatima Conference

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