Category Archives: The Faith

The Legend of Prester John


The Christian Legend of Prester John Of long forgotten contemporary Catholic memory is the Legend of Prester John, an alleged Christian Monarch of the Orient. The word prester is said to be a corruption of the word presbyter, meaning alternately … Continue reading

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The Catholic Dilemma


The Catholic Dilemma of the Political Election Process   Peering back through the mists of time I focus on the election of 1960. That was the election of John Fitzgerald Kennedy to be the 35th President of the USA. In … Continue reading

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Nothing New Under the Sun…


Nothing New Under the Sun… We as traditional Catholics tend to look longingly into the past, with great nostalgia, as the ideal time of high morality and right order. However, as is written in Ecclesiastes 1, verses 9 and 10: … Continue reading

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The Declining Power of the Catholic Church in the World


The Declining of the Power of the Catholic Church The overall effect of the Revolution in the Catholic Church beginning with Vatican Council II and culminating in the recent Synod on the Family of the Catholic Bishops, (see my previous … Continue reading

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The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen


The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen …or the Synod of Revolution In my past corporate life there was a certain segment of the executive management level that practiced what was then known as gamesmanship. Their individual aim was not the team … Continue reading

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Let the Men of Wisdom Speak October, 2015


Let the Men of Wisdom Speak October, 2015 McC…ville anybody? Well, His Excellency Bishop Richard N. Williamson has once again outdone himself with this week’s Eleison Comments, which I present in its entirety, precisely because it is a very important … Continue reading

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A World Turned Upside Down


A World Turned Upside Down Yesterday in compliance with the Friday Church precepts of fast and abstinence I sought out a local Taco Bell ® to get a Seven Layer Burrito® which is one of their few vegetarian menu choices. … Continue reading

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