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  • Tuesday       October 22, 2002       volume 13, no. 121
    Ferial Day - Mass of the 22nd Sunday After Pentecost and the historical feast of Saint Salome, daughter of Saint Mary of Cleophas and mother of the Apostles Saints James and John in the first century.
    October is Respect Life Month and the Month of Mary
    and the Month of her Unchangeable Holy Rosary bestowed from Heaven
    Below is also a special section for pertinent Pro-Life articles we urge you to read.
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    Know the Faith in order to Keep the Faith!
    Specific Prayers of Fatima

    My God, I believe, I adore, I hope, and I love You. I ask pardon for those who do not believe, do not adore, do not hope, and do not love You.

    Taught to the three visionaries at Fatima by the Guardian Angel at Portugal before Our Lady appeared to them.


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    FEATURED IN TODAY'S ISSUE:

    The Germs of G.I.R.M.
    Today we bring you part fifty-five of Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey's well-received, thought-provoking series on G.I.R.M. warfare as he continues analyzing and commenting on the ambiguity and errors in the General Instruction of the Roman Missal and the ICEL operatives who have contributed to promulgating this atrocity. He questions why all the short-cuts in the Mass of Paul VI. From the elimination of the Prayers at the Foot of the Altar - the Introibo ad altare Dei... to reducing the Confiteor said three times in the Tried and True Tridentine Mass to only one, and then only at certain times, in the New Mass, and further watered down with no absolution. How can man be worthily prepared then to receive the purest of gifts - the unblemished Victim present Body and Blood, Soul and Divinity in Holy Communion? Tom deducts he can't, but, as he points out, it is monkey see and monkeys do and we're not talking about the "rally monkey." But Tom does try to rally Catholics to understand how, in each paragraph of G.I.R.M. the bricks of the true Faith are being so weakened that they are crumbling as he explains in Cutting Corners.


    White Smoke, Black Fire!
    Gleaned from the daily headlines and Sacred Scripture, "White Smoke, Black Fire!" deals with how the followers of the Anti-Christ, through political cunning, compromise and media manipulation, try to wrest control from within the Vatican after a horrific holocaust of terror at the birthplace of Abraham. As the world tries to recover, new threats are imminent in the eternal city. The Papal Conclave is just a few days away. Swiss Guard Riage Benziger, hoping to find help for the comatose pontiff, instead is betrayed. As he is being grilled by Macelli's Legion of the Basilisk operatives, Sister Bridie discovers the shoe polish-written S.O.S. on the towel in his quarters during a routine cleaning round on the evening of the 4th of November. Now what will she do as Macelli, Vendhem and Blix plan phase two of the Legion's nefarious scheme in Chapter Eight, Episode Six
    Liturgy of the Saints
    Today and tomorrow are days called Ferial Days in which the Mass of the preceding Sunday - in this case the 22nd Sunday After Pentecost - is said. Ferial means no assigned saint. Today is the historical feast of the little known Saint Salome who was the daughter of the biblical Saint Mary of Cleophas, and the mother of the Apostles Saint James and Saint John. Ferial Day.
    The Rosary of Mary: our most powerful weapon. October is Our Lady's month, the month of the Holy Rosary. It is also the month we remember her victory for all of Christendom at Lepanto and the 85th Anniversary of the final apparition at Fatima, the day the sun danced. Truly October is Our Lady's time, the month of the Holy Rosary. Pray for the unborn and that abortion will not be compromised by the political expediency of the times where misguided prelates mistakenly join the Death Penalty with the Abortion issue. The Catholic Church condemns abortion, not capital punishment. Pray that the flocks will not be further deceived. Click on the Rosary link to recite the full Rosary in either English or Latin.

    For the 15 Promises to those who recite Mary's Holy Rosary, see PROMISES OF THE ROSARY

    15 Days until you'll have the opportunity to uphold the Sanctity of Life. See our special Pro-Life Articles below:


    Election Reflections
    With the issue of abortion as the primary, major and only issue as far as Catholics are concerned, Mario Derksen lays out exactly what every Catholic - regardless of their affiliation to a political party - MUST do! When it comes to any candidate, there is only one issue!!! You MUST vote for the one who is the most pro-life. If neither are, DON'T VOTE for either one! To vote for a known pro-abort candidate, whether you think so or not, is truly being an accomplice to murder. That is a mortal sin. If you don't believe so, read his article and see the obvious, graphic "Holocaust of the Womb" and ask yourself if you won't be held accountable to God for enabling such horror by your vote?!! Mario explains quite clearly and graphically honest in his feature "Election Reflections" which we invite you to read at his Catholic Insights site in his column Election Reflections
    Pro Life Prescriptions
    Wednesday, Dr. Frank Joseph addressed an open letter to the bishops of the United States. Whether they read it or not, the truths and consequences inherent in his column illustrate only too well how far our shepherds have fallen and why Roe v. Wade still rules the roost in America. In the spirit of St. Teresa of Avila, Dr. Frank gets down to basics and respectfully warns the bishops that if they don't alert their flocks to the imminent dangers of condoning terrorism in the womb by voting for pro-abort candidates, the everlasting terror of hell may await not only those who refuse to obey God's laws, but those who administer them as well. What good are the Canons and tenets of the Faith if those entrusted to uphold the unchangeable teachings of the Church are more fearful of offending the enemies of God rather than upholding God's holy laws? He lovingly, but firmly emphasizes to them that if they do not do something, "let the blood of the innocents be on your hands and heads." Strong words that are needed to roust these lackards off their duffs as he entreats the bishops to truly be the successors of the apostles in his column A Final Warning Plea to the Bishops
    During this Respect Life Month, we urge you to pray and campaign for true Pro-Life candidates who place the abortion issue as paramount. For incumbants who lack the qualities of moral conviction to uphold Christ's teachings and Laws, we provide HEROD'S HEROES
    To see WHICH PRO-LIFE CANDIDATES TO VOTE FOR, we strongly urge you to go to WE VOTE PRO LIFE!!!
    What you might have missed in our most recent columns, articles, features and series:
  • When, Holy Father, when will... Catholic PewPOINT Editorial
  • "To God the things that are God's Fr. Campbell's homily
  • A Plethora of Phenomenological... Mario Derksen
  • Ever the Appeaser Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey
  • Self Destruction Feed My Sheep
  • Reason vs. Compromise! Catharine Lamb
  • Masonic Madness of Modernist Rome Bishop Fellay
  • Episode Five of Chapter 8 "White Smoke, Black Fire!"
  • Do Catholics enjoy Democrats bashing their... Dr. Joseph
  • The Tenth Promise of the Sacred Heart
  • Liturgy of the SaintsSt. Ursula
  • The Real Crux of the Church's Crisis Erven Park
  • Mass Confusion "Trampled Tradition" Gary L. Morella
  • Exerpts from Animus Delendi - II Atila Sinke Guimar„es
  • Maniple-less and vested in... Dr. Thomas A. Droleskey
  • A Goodness that has... Mater Admirabilis Dr. Marian T. Horvat
  • Proof: The Democratic Party Mocks God Dr. Frank Joseph
  • Book Review: The Great Facade
  • The Justice of the Term Neo-Catholic Christopher Ferrara
  • Saint Peter Chrysologus
  • Spin and Cover Gary L. Morella

  • Semper Idem? Jacob Michael

  • The Holy Rosary in Appreciating the Precious Gift of Our Faith
  • Truth - the Forgotten Ideal! Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen
  • Prayer, Devotion, Reflection and the Rosary
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  • Preserving the Truths and Traditions of Holy Mother Church

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    October 22, 2002
    volume 13, no. 121
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