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  • Living in a Time of the Diabolical

    To say that we are currently living in a time of the Diabolical is not an understatement.  I don’t just mean the obvious manifestations of the den...
  • Doubts about the Canonical Licity of Pope Francis’ Election

    In last week’s newsletter/blog post, I mentioned that “There are doubts among many (I may address this in a future newsletter) about the canonical ...
  • Apocalyptic times feels like an understatement

    To say that we live in Apocalyptic times feels like the understatement of the millennium.  For several years now, there has been a growing sense th...
  • The Spear of Destiny

    According to the story, the Fisher King, who is called King Pellam, falls into a certain sin, which leads to a battle with Sir Balan.  During the fight, Balan strikes King Pellam with the Spear of Destiny, which is the spear used by St. Longinus to thrust into the side of Christ at the Crucifixion.  From that point forward, King Pellam was cursed with a mystical wound that would not kill him, but neither would it be healed.  And while he languished in agony, his kingdom would also suffer becoming a complete wasteland.
  • Our Lord and Our Lady are Waiting for Us

    Author: Michael Hichborn, President, Lepanto Institute When I was in Rome in 2016, I wandered through the streets and popped into every church I sa...