Commentary from Desmond A. Birch: Brothers and Sisters, I received an article which centers on something I’ve been very concerned about for decades. It is this: WHERE ARE THE PEOPLE WHO USED TO PUBLICLY CONFRONT THOSE WHO USE THE “PRESSURE FROM ABOVE – PRESSURE FROM BELOW” TACTIC TO DESPOIL OUR WESTERN CIVILIZATION? The absence of […]Read More PRESSURE from Above and Below
By Desmond A. Birch (Charlie’s friend and ours, Desmond, who reads and comments here began presenting a series in June of this year which he has been posting on his Facebook page. He’s titled it: SCHEMA ON CAUSES OF CURRENT CRISIS. Now, we’re blessed to present Desmond’s most recent piece in this series for your […]Read More POPE LEO XIII (1878 -1903) – ON THE NEED FOR SOUND PHILOSOPHY
By Desmond A. Birch (Our friend of this site, Desmond, with his scholarly gifts and expertise has written a more in-depth look at the Pachamama incident, giving us historical understanding and insight as people have wondered how this could have happened. Too, in his expression of truth written in love, Desmond highlights wise spiritual counsel […]Read More WHAT HAS BEEN BOTHERING ME and WHERE AM I BEING LED?
(Desmond brings forth an article – and adds comments – to which For The Sake Of… Sorrowful Passion recently linked. PS Charlie has recovered from illness and is feeling well but is currently involved in some big projects which are completely occupying him. ~BH) Dear All, Read, by accessing the link below, the interview of […]Read More INTERVIEW WITH FR. IGNACIO MARIA DOÑORO
(Unfortunately, the last two paragraphs of Desmond’s article were inadvertently omitted. Thus, I’m re-posting his piece and have added and italicized the formerly missing text. ~BH) Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Does the Catholic Church believe that one “religion” is as good as another? OR, can the faith that comes to us from the Apostles […]Read More POPE FRANCIS, THE JESUITS and SYNCRETISM (repost with missing text added)
(From our friend, Desmond. ~BH) Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Does the Catholic Church believe that one “religion” is as good as another? OR, can the faith that comes to us from the Apostles accept the belief that the basic dogmatic beliefs of all the religions in the world are essentially the same? What do […]Read More POPE FRANCIS, THE JESUITS and SYNCRETISM
By Desmond A. Birch As previously stated, numerous voices are now commonly heard to proclaim or hint that St. Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI knew about the depth of the clerical abuse all along – and chose to do nothing. Recently, I was asked if I knew whether this was true. After […]Read More TO KILL TWO BIRDS WITH ONE STONE – PART II