Jesus teaches humility

“And Jesus calling unto him a little child, set him in the midst of them, and said: Amen I say to you, unless you be converted, and become as little children, you shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven.” Gospel of St. Matthew 18:2-3

Traditionis Custodes

The aim of the latest motu proprio, Traditionis Custodes, delivered by Pope Francis is an attempt to restrict the growth of the Traditional Latin Mass (TLM) yet I wonder whether this is a legitimate ruling? With regards to the legal status of the old and new forms of the Roman Catholic Mass, Henry Sire, in…

Paradise Lost and Regained

Than from the giant angels; thee that day Thy thunders magnified; but to create Is greater than created to destroy. Who can impair thee, mighty king, or bound Thy empire? Footnotes in a book on Paradise Lost illustrate the verse shown above from John Milton’s epic poem, “as putting creativity above power in the moral…