Pope Francis and Vatican II (2020 Napa Institute Keynote)

Bishop Barron has done it again. See video here. He has excellently defended Vatican II and showed forth Vatican II purpose and great fruit. He also shows how it relates to Pope Francis. Some brief notes and thoughts from the video and my own musings. If the Church is Noah’s Ark, then Vatican II wasContinue reading “Pope Francis and Vatican II (2020 Napa Institute Keynote)”

Into the Breach an Apostolic Exhortation to Men

By Most Rev. Thomas J. Olmsted Bishop of Phoenix “And I sought for a man among them who should build up the wall and stand in the breach before me for the land…” EZEKIEL 22:30 This is one of the most effective and well written works on the topic of masculine spirituality that I haveContinue reading “Into the Breach an Apostolic Exhortation to Men”

Bishop Barron on Vatican II

“Friends, I’m a traditionalist—I stand with Christian revelation and the entirety of the Church’s teaching, from the Council of Jerusalem through Nicaea, Chalcedon, and Trent. Since the Church’s tradition includes the Second Vatican Council, it’s therefore impossible to repudiate Vatican II and claim to be a faithful traditionalist. There’s nothing traditional about rejecting an ecumenical council.”Continue reading “Bishop Barron on Vatican II”

Dr. Taylor Marshall – Does Vatican II Contain Error 3 Views on What to Do: Vigano, Schneider and Brandmuller

Before I begin I would like to show my respect to the faithful and insightful Dr. Taylor Marshall for his contributions to the faith. He is holier and smarter than me, but that does not mean I agree with everything he says. I would like to dialogue with his position expressed on Jul 16th 2020Continue reading “Dr. Taylor Marshall – Does Vatican II Contain Error 3 Views on What to Do: Vigano, Schneider and Brandmuller”