"Get up" for Jesus!

An advertisement was posted on a “Catholic” blog… considered “our most important event” by the FSSP (Fraternity of SS Peter & Paul) concerning the “First Solemn High Mass in England” of a recently ordained priest of the Fraternity. An FSSP Parish was offering travel to the event being hosted at the Church of St James, Spanish Place and…

Be Religious Or Be Damned!

By St. John Baptiste Marie Vianney [There is very little here one can argue with even today… he even addresses the tone of his remarks! FJ]  Generally speaking, one dies as one has lived. That is one of the great truths which Holy Scripture and the Fathers repeat in many different places. If you…

Saving lives…?

Outside the “Wistons Clinic” just across the road from Brighton Hove & Sussex Sixth Form College I accompanied two congregants from Wednesday morning’s Mass this week, one of whom’s brother is a co-organiser of the ABORT67 campaign, to engage in a very important and sadly neglected apostolate in our City; the saving not just of souls, but…

Yesterday…

L-R: Cistercian, Dominican, OSJV [summer]  Apologies again for having not posted in eons, but as I and this blog have been referred to… Having yesterday just spent lunch and the early afternoon with a senior Anglican colleague discussing ecumenical matters like Churches Together and the Ordinariate, I was stopped by a young man with a…