54 Day Three Hearts Novena for Protection & Provision

54 Day Three Hearts Novena for Protection & Provision March 9 – May 1 While I worry about the spread of sickness that will come from the coronavirus, I am

Am I a Monsignor? Dealing with Disorder

AM I A MONSIGNOR? I was standing in the sacristy, earlier this week, with Bishop Hying. I pulled him aside and said, “Oh, by the way, Bishop, I need to

This Gigantic Demon Can Only Come Out Through Prayer and Fasting

Many of the faithful, today, are becoming acutely aware of such realities as demons in our world, as evil seems escalated in our times. Personally, I believe an era of

This Lent, Break Through to the Higher Life

Called to Be Supermen/God-Men On the Sunday before Lent, Jesus challenges us to leave behind a base and brute level of existence and break through to the “Higher Life.” So,

Bishops! Build That Liturgical Wall!

BISHOPS!  BUILD THAT LITURGICAL WALL! Earlier today, I saw another post on social media that showed a very bad Novus Ordo Mass. In the photo, they were holding up as

Deep Thoughts by Br. Boltoph: Tennessee Christian Values

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Deep Thoughts by Br. Boltoph: I’ve Earned My Place in Heaven

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Deep Thoughts by Br. Boltoph: You’re Not Electing a Pastor

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Deep Thoughts by Br. Boltoph: There Is No Such Thing as Your Truth

I have asked permission to repost the words of wisdom by Brother Boltoph OSB. Those who read him on social media have been treated to deep and, oftentimes, humorous profundity.

February 11, 2013 – The Lightning Bolt that Signaled the Eruption of Evil

I can’t help but believe the lightning bolt that hit the Vatican on February 11, 2013, the day Pope Benedict XVI shocked the world by abdicating his papacy, signaled an