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Oct. 20, 2020

VIDEO - Plenty of evidence suggests Trump is fulfilling prophecy, leading America back to God  - "Did you catch President Trump the other day acknowledging Jesus Christ by name?  Did you see him pointing up to heaven and saying we need help from God, not only science, in dealing with coronavirus?  Tune in to see how he's fulfilling a prophecy made in the 1980s about him being used to bring America back to God."

June 4, 2020

The Hermit of Loreto and the astonishing 1980 prophecy of President Donald J. Trump- “Donald J. Trump will lead America back to God.” Father Giacomo Capoverdi reveals  - "Video above talks about Trump at 6:00 mark


Source Carisma Magazine 

"After the election, the remarkable prophecy came to light that a Catholic “holy man” named Tom Zimmer prophesied in the 1980s that “Donald Trump would lead America back to God.” Zimmer, who died on Sept 10, 2009, was known as the “Hermit of Loreto,” a town on the east coast of Italy. An American, he moved to Loreto in the early 1970s and lived there until 2008, when he returned to America to die. He was no ordinary Catholic. He co-authored the Pieta prayer book, which sold millions of copies, and is said to have attended Mass many times a day.

The month after Trump’s inauguration, an American priest named Giacomo Capoverdi posted a video on YouTube that tells this amazing story. A few weeks later, Catholic blogger Brett Thomas, Secular Order of St. Francis, wrote about it. He tells about the video and how the Rev. Capoverdi says he met the Hermit of Lorento.

Capoverdi said it was around 2000 when a friend of his, an Italian-American doctor named Claudio Curran, told him he had to meet this holy man. He took the train from Rome to Loreto the next time he was there, went to the basilica and saw an old man sitting on the floor hunched over in prayer at the “Holy House”—which Catholics believe was the home of Mary from Nazareth. Capoverdi seems to believe the story that, to save the house from being destroyed by Arabs during the Crusades, angels transported it to Loreto, now a place of Catholic veneration...

August 15, 2020

VIDEO  -  Hope in Mercy with Fr. Michael Gaitley  -  He speaks about Holy Mass, Divine Mercy, the  false interpatation of Vatican II, St. John XXIII, St. John Paul II, Pope Benedict XI, Pope Francis, Hypocrisy.

COMMENTARY:  A beautiful, insightful analysis, but unfortunately, he leaves out the grave errors and scandal created by Pope Francis. the need to expose the evils within and outside the Church, and the need to promote the truth.  While it is true Our Lord preached "Mercy" by Word & example, He also preached admonishment by Word and example, and the need to admit & confess our sins before His Mercy and forgiveness can be given. 
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"He that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone at her.  And again stooping down, he wrote on the ground.  But they hearing this, went out one by one, beginning at the eldest.  And Jesus alone remained, and the woman standing in the midst.  Then Jesus lifting up himself, said to her: Woman, where are they that accused thee?  Hath no man condemned thee?

"Who said: No man, Lord. And Jesus said: Neither will I condemn thee. Go, and now sin no more."
[John 7-11]

"Afterwards, Jesus findeth him in the temple, and saith to him: Behold thou art made whole: sin no more, lest some worse thing happen to thee."
[John 5:14]

"Now when it was late that same day, the first of the week, and the doors were shut, where the disciples were gathered together, for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood in the midst, and said to them: Peace be to you.  And when he had said this, he shewed them his hands and his side. The disciples therefore were glad, when they saw the Lord.

He said therefore to them again: Peace be to you.  As the Father hath sent me, I also send you.  When he had said this, he breathed on them; and he said to them: Receive ye the Holy Ghost.

Whose sins you shall forgive, they are forgiven them; and whose sins you shall retain, they are retained."
[John 19-23]

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COMMENTARY:  I do not know much about this man who claims he has visions of Heaven and what Our Lord has revealed to him, but his talks about Trump and the moral state of the United States and the coming  Presidential election are very interesting.  
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Prophecy as defined by New Advent  - "Writing on the recipients of prophecy, Benedict XIV (Heroic Virtue, III, 144, 150) says: "The recipients of prophecy may be angels, devils, men, women, children, heathens, or gentiles; nor is it necessary that a man should be gifted with any particular disposition in order to receive the light of prophecy provided his intellect and senses be adapted for making manifest the things which God reveals to him. Though moral goodness is most profitable to a prophet, yet it is not necessary in order to obtain the gift of prophecy."

"Always rejoice.  Pray without ceasing.  In all things give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you all.  Extinguish not the spirit.  Despise not prophecies."
1st Epistle of St Paul to the (Thessalonians Chapter 5: 16-20)


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Feb.18, 2019

Pope surrounded by sycophants and Church run according to Jesuit order's rules, says Müller  - "The former Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF) has scathingly criticised the Pope’s advisors and the way the Church is currently being run.

In a two-page article in the German 'Spiegel' magazine of 16 February, German Cardinal Gerhard Müller said that while the Pope himself is an “orthodox Catholic," he is surrounded by sycophants.  The C9 (nine Cardinal advisors) had become an “exclusive circle” in which the management concept dominated, Müller underlined.  

“It is the Pope’s duty to unify the Church in the truth and it would be dangerous if he gave in to the temptation to play off the group that so prides itself of being progressive against the rest of the Church” Müller said. Unfortunately Francis was surrounded by people who understand little about theology and the Church’s social teaching but “are not prepared to cast off their century-old courtier mentality."  

They thought every word the Pope said was sacrosanct.  Moreover, one could not compare the relationship of a Pope – “in this case Francis” – to  the Church with that of the Jesuit General to Jesuit provincials, Müller pointed out. 

Ruling the entire Church according to Jesuit rules is simply unacceptable," he emphasised. Asked why he thought the subject of clerical sexual abuse was being instrumentalised by opponents of the Catholic Church, Müller said the sexual abuse of adolescents occurred “by the millions” worldwide.  There was absolutely no proof that it had anything to with clericalism. “The root cause lies in the depraved character of the perpetrator and has nothing to do with his office."

COMMENTARY:  While I have great respect for Cardinal Muller, I cannot agree it is the Pope's advisors that are leading him down the wrong path.  It is Francis himself.  He knows what he is doing and is not naïve enough to be influenced by those around him should they try to persuade him to go another direction than what he has already set for himself.     

He has a plan to change the Church according to his will and make it far more liberal, and that he is slowly doing under the noses of the vast majority of cardinals, bishops, priests, and the laity.  Therefore, he bears the far greater responsibility.  

Unfortunately, I do not believe he will change, and will not be deterred in his desire to accomplish his Left leaning goals, which will continue to destroy the unity within the Church.  Therefore, He will not always accept the truth as spelled out in Church doctrine or the traditions of the Church. 

It is going to be up to the laity to expose him and embarrass him to the degree he becomes ashamed of his actions, but even then, due to his pride, I do not believe he will fully accept the fact he is accomplishing his own will, and not the LORD'S HOLY WILL for His Church.  
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March 29, 2017

RESIST THE LOSS OF CATHOLIC IDENTITY  - "Who is going to save our Church? Not our bishops, not our priests and religious. It is up to you, the people. You have the minds, the eyes, the ears to save the Church. Your mission is to see that your priests act like priests, your bishops, like bishops, and your religious act like religious."
----Archbishop Sheen

Oc. 23, 2020
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Trump, confirmed a Presbyterian, now identifies as ‘non-denominational Christian’  - “Though I was confirmed at a Presbyterian church as a child, I now consider myself to be a non-denominational Christian,” Trump, who has repeatedly identified as a Presbyterian in the past, said in a written response to RNS. 

Saying that his parents “taught me the importance of faith and prayer from a young age,” Trump went on to say that “Melania and I have gotten to visit some amazing churches and meet with great faith leaders from around the world. During the unprecedented COVID-19 outbreak, I tuned into several virtual church services and know that millions of Americans did the same.”...

Asked whether he learned anything spiritually from his experience of contracting COVID-19, Trump responded that he and Melania “felt the prayers of Americans from all across the country — and even around the world” when he was recovering at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.

“I said, ‘There were miracles coming down from heaven.’ I meant it — Melania and I are very thankful to God for looking out for our family and re-turning us to good health,” he wrote.

Oct. 23, 2020

WEAKENED EUROPE ‘NAÏVE’ ON TERRORISM  - "In a European Post interview this week, Abp. Najeeb Moussa Michaeel of Mosul warned that Europe is ailing owing to its rejection of God.  

"I am more afraid for Europe than I am for Iraq," said Michaeel. 

"Europe is becoming the sick child of the modern world because it is moving away from its faith and its cultural and religious roots."  He worries that the vacuum left in the midst of the secular progressive era is leaving Europe vulnerable to wayward movements and ideologies.  "By dint of turning away from the Church and its heritage, it falls in love with the worst fundamentalist, lax or individualistic ideologies, as long as they are opposed to those who built it," he said.

Oct. 23, 2020

Germany’s Jüdische Rundschau: President Trump’s Top Ten Accomplishments – A European Perspective  - "Donald Trump has been President for almost four years now. He’s a straight-talker. He has a very different style than Barack Obama. He questions politics as usual and thinks out of the box. That’s all Never-Trump journos and politicians need to attack and demonize him, to undermine all his great successes, to portray him as unliked and unpopular, and to blame him for all the ills of the world.

If we take a neutral, objective view of Trump’s first term, however, without all the Trump derangement, we are left with an astonishing success list. So, without further ado, here are Trump’s Top Ten!

Oct. 21, 2020

"Last week Bishop Athanasius Schneider laid out an ‘apocalypse’ scenario regarding forced global vaccines derived from aborted babies. Bishop Schneider told LifeSite should there be a mandatory global vaccine for coronavirus derived from cell lines from aborted babies, “then we will enter into the time of the Apocalypse.”

Oct. 21, 2020

EXPOSING ‘THE MOST ANTI-CATHOLIC TICKET’ IN US HISTORY  - "The faithful have a new weapon in their battle to inform fellow Catholics about the threats posed by the 2020 Democratic presidential ticket. The Anti-Catholic Ticket, a new website featuring frank assessments by Catholic clergy of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, explains the grave moral issues facing U.S. Catholics in November."

Oct. 23, 2020

Joe Biden Told 32 Lies In 96 Minutes Last Night. Here They Are  - "The reviews we’ve seen of last night’s debate seem to suggest that President Trump got the better of Joe Biden by a handy margin, and that’s more or less what we saw. We thought Trump missed a couple of opportunities here and there, particularly for example when the topic was race and Biden was attempting to wriggle off the hook on the 1994 crime bill – we were thinking that if Trump had brought up Biden’s old “racial jungle” statement it could have burned him to the ground.  

And on substance, we’re pretty sure that Biden committed a grave, perhaps fatal error toward the end when he declared war on oil and gas. As this morning’s American Spectator column by yours truly notes, Biden’s classic gaffe – defined as accidentally telling the truth – in which he admitted he would “transition” America away from oil almost assuredly will resonate in a bad way in a bunch of swing states (and maybe some which aren’t). 

It seems hard to imagine he can win Pennsylvania or Ohio after having said that, it’s certainly the end of any chance he had to make Texas competitive, and Trump might now have a shot at pulling out New Mexico and Colorado now that Biden has signaled the end of the economic future for the millions of Americans working in oil and gas."

Oct. 21, 2020

Trump Bans Convicted Felons, Gang Members from Securing Asylum in U.S.  - “To ensure that criminal aliens cannot obtain this discretionary benefit, the Attorney General and Secretary of Homeland Security have exercised their regulatory authority to limit eligibility for asylum for aliens who have engaged in specified categories of criminal behavior,” federal officials wrote in a news release."

Oct. 21, 2020

Armenian archbishop: Turkey is perpetrating ‘third genocide’ against Armenians in Nagorno-Karabakh  - "According to an Armenian archbishop, Turkey is perpetrating a “third genocide” against the oldest Christian nation in the world.  He claims Turkey is using Azerbaijan to attack the Christian community in Nagorno-Karabakh, a majority-Armenian region of Azerbaijan that has been a de facto independent state since the 1990’s.  

Recent fighting in the region has seen its churches targeted by Azerbaijani forces.  “It was never a religious conflict,” Armenian Archbishop Pargev Martirosyan told Spanish news agency EFE, days after shelling impacted the Holy Savior Cathedral, also known as the Ghazanchetsots Cathedral.  Martirosyan is the current Primate of the Diocese of Artsakh – as Nagorno-Karabakh calls itself – of the Armenian Apostolic Church."

August 20, 2019

Islamic scholar on Muslim who beheaded teacher over cartoon: ‘We could never say that he committed a serious crime’  - "Sheikh Ali Al-Yousuf of the International Union of Muslim Scholars has praised the Muslim migrant teen who beheaded French teacher Samuel Paty, stating that the teen was not guilty of a serious crime. Why? “He took it upon himself to carry out the death penalty for insulting the Prophet Muhammad,” said the Sheikh.  Al-Yousuf’s only regret was that the death penalty for blasphemy should not be carried out by individuals, but “by a shari’a court in an Islamic state.”  The barbarity frequently found in Islam — from persecution and conquest to punishment for a range of “sins” — stems from specific tenets of Islamic law. This remains true despite the fact that most people adamantly refuse to see it. 

For fear of offending Muslims, these people abandon the victims who are savaged by Islamic law. The jihad violence that took Paty’s life in France is a common aspect of life among non-Muslims in Africa and the Middle East. In Islamic states such as Iran, Saudi Arabia and Pakistan, accusations of blasphemy can also lead to execution. Saudi Arabia beheaded over 180 people for various offenses in 2019; most of these offense were rooted in Islamic texts."

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7-20-2020  - Chicago Police Statistics Destroy Black Lives Matter Narrative  - "A big-picture view will help introduce us to the data.  In 2018, the most recent year available, according to the police department itself, Chicago centers fielded over 3 million civilian 911 calls for support.  In a city with just over 2.5 million residents, that’s an average of over one per person per year.  As high as that number is, even more incredible is that in 2007, they received 5 million calls, or two for every resident that year.   While not every call resulted in a direct police dispatch, the city nonetheless recorded over 3 million police-civilian interactions in 2018.  Of those contacts, 85,000 resulted in arrests.  Put another way, only one out of every thirty-five contacts police initiate ends in an arrest.  

All of this is innocuous enough.  What about police brutality and violence?  According to the reports, police had to respond with additional force 309 times.  For all of the media coverage of police firing willy-nilly on suspects, the entire Chicago police force — a group over 12,000 strong — discharged their firearms only 43 times.  Most of the use of force was with a taser."

Oct. 23, 2020

Trump Delivers on His Promise, Posts Video of Biden Criticizing Fracking: ‘Here You Go,’ Joe   - "President Donald Trump delivered on his promise to post a video of Joe Biden expressing his negative views on fracking, highlighting the montage shortly after the second and final presidential debate concluded on Thursday night.

“Here you go @JoeBiden!” Trump tweeted alongside a video featuring both Biden and his running mate criticizing fracking and expressing their hopes to eliminate fossil fuel. Th etweet is also featured on Trump’s campaign website."

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Oct. 23, 2020

Trump, Biden clash over Hunter Biden business questions at final presidential debate  - "The nominees sparred over coronavirus, race relations, minimum wage and climate change."

COMMENTARY: (KEY POINTS) 
The subject of abortion was never brought up by the moderator, mainly because she is a Democrat...Biden and his fellow Democrats keep complaining about Trump not releasing his taxes, although Trump was being audited for quite some time, and a person's taxes should be a private manner, and you should  not be obligated to share them with anybody...

Biden accused Trump of being responsible for ALL the deaths due to the China virus, indicating no one would have died if he were President, which is nonsense...Biden talked about Trump closing down the country, but then ridiculed Trump for wanting to open up the country, which was a huge contradiction...

Biden claimed Trump could care less about the 525 kids separated from their parents due to the family separation policy Trump has for illegal immigrants, but Biden never mentioned his approval of the "separation" millions of unborn babies have from their parents when they are aborted...

Biden talked about raising the minimum  wage to $15/hr, but ignored Trump's response that small business owners would have to lay off workers to afford paying $15/hr.  

Biden was told by Trump that states and cities run by Democrats were not doing well financially and had a lot of violence occurring in them, but Biden's weak response was he would be President of all the people no matter what their political party, which was a lie because he has, and always will follow the Democrat Party's ill treatment of Conservatives and Republicans. 
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Oct. 22, 2020

Cdl. Burke: Pope’s homosexual civil union remarks ‘contrary’ to Scripture, Tradition  - "Such declarations generate great bewilderment and cause confusion and error among Catholic faithful, inasmuch as they are contrary to the teaching of Sacred Scripture and Sacred Tradition, and of the recent Magisterium by which the Church guards, protects and interprets the whole deposit of faith contained in Sacred Scripture and Sacred Tradition. They cause wonderment and error regarding the Church’s teaching among people of good will, who sincerely wish to know what the Catholic Church teaches. They impose upon pastors of souls the duty of conscience to make fitting and necessary clarifications.

First of all, the context and the occasion of such declarations make them devoid of any magisterial weight. They are rightly interpreted as simple private opinions of the person who made them. These declarations do not bind, in any manner, the consciences of the faithful who are rather obliged to adhere with religious submission to what Sacred Scripture and Sacred Tradition, and the ordinary Magisterium of the Church teach on the matter in question. In particular, the following are to be noted."

Oct. 22, 2020

Joe Biden the Same Kind of "Catholic" as Pope Francis  - "Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden is the same kind of Catholic as the errant Pope Francis, meaning not much of a Catholic at all.

Any politician, masquerading as Catholic—including the one called Francis—about whom the documentary ‘Francesco’ has been released—can profess themselves Catholic, but that doesn’t mean that they truly are.

This time last year, former Vice President Biden was denied Communion at a Catholic church in South Carolina over his support for abortion rights."

Oct. 22, 2020

Pastors and Faith Leaders Must Speak Up  - "A recent Barna Research Group study revealed that many pastors are silent on what they consider “political” issues; yet the majority of their congregations want them to speak up.

Forty-eight percent of people who attend church at least monthly and say their faith is important to them are more engaged in political issues, while two in five say their involvement has stayed the same. Unchurched adults—those who have not attended church within the past six months—report the least increased involvement over the past four years, with one-third noting an increase in engagement."

Oct. 21, 2020






"David Laurin Ricken (born November 9, 1952) is an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church who serves as the twelfth bishop of the Diocese of Green Bay, Wisconsin. Bishop Ricken previously served as bishop of the Diocese of Cheyenne, Wyoming."

Oct. 11, 2020


"Former Anglican Priest, Fr. Edward Meeks was raised Catholic, and even went to seminary, but in the confusion going on in the Church in the 1960’s and 70’s, he ended up leaving to go first to the Assemblies of God, and then the Charismatic Episcopal Church, in which he became a priest. When the Personal Ordinariate was announced by Pope Benedict XVI, he felt a strong conviction to return to the Catholic Church, and did so; and his entire congregation entered the Catholic Church with him!"

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Oct. 21, 2020

Pope Francis calls for homosexual civil unions, bashes Trump in new film  - "The Vatican News website has reported the news that today at the Rome Film Festival a documentary film will be screened called Francesco made by director Evgeny Afineevsky.

This documentary – according to what has been reported by Catholic News Agency and America Magazine makes public several pronouncements of Jorge Mario Bergoglio on the topic of homosexuality.  Among the various statements, these two are particularly disconcerting:

“Homosexuals have a right to be a part of the family. They’re children of God and have a right to a family. Nobody should be thrown out, or be made miserable because of it.”

COMMENTARY:  This confirms that Pope Francis is a very worldly pope, and not a true Vicar of Christ.  Giving his approval to gravely sinful lifestyles is among the greatest, if not the  greatest scandal ever to take place within the Church.  His false manner of identifying "Mercy," and his Left-wing approach to a number of grave moral issues cannot be simply ignored as just "opinions."  They come from the so-called "leader" of the Church and are against Church doctrine and the Word of Almighty God.   

He, with the help of SATAN, is creating a "false Church" and therefore he must be admonished and corrected by all true Catholics, especially members of the clergy.   No matter what the  apparent "good" he has done, he has become a disgusting, fake Vicar who loves the world more than he loves Christ and His Church.   This will be a great test for all members of the Church as to where their "loyalty" lies.
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"But woe to you scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites; because you shut the kingdom of heaven against men, for you yourselves do not enter in; and those that are going in, you suffer not to enter."
[Matthew 23:13]

"Woe to you scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites; because you make clean the outside of the cup and of the dish, but within you are full of rapine and uncleanness."
[Matthew 23:25]

"Woe to you scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites; because you are like to whited sepulchres, which outwardly appear to men beautiful, but within are full of dead men's bones, and of all filthiness."
[Matthew 23:27]

Oct. 21, 2020

Archbishop Viganò responds to new film in which Pope endorses homosexual civil unions  - "One does not have to be a theologian or a moral expert to know that such statements are totally heterodox and constitute a very serious cause of scandal for the faithful.

But pay careful attention: these words simply constitute the umpteenth provocation by which the “ultra-progressive” part of the Hierarchy wants to artfully provoke a schism, as it has already tried to do with the Post-Synodal Exhortation Amoris Laetitia, the modification of doctrine on the death penalty, the Pan-Amazon Synod and the filthy Pachamama, and the Abu Dhabi Declaration which has now been reaffirmed and aggravated by the Encyclical Fratelli Tutti."


"It is a characteristic of any decaying civilization that the great masses of the people are unaware of the tragedy.  

Humanity in a crises is generally insensitive to the gravity of the times in which it lives.  Men do not want to believe their own times are wicked, partly because they have no standard outside of themselves by which to measure their times.  If there is no fixed concept of justice, how shall men know it is violated?

Only those who live by FAITH really know what is happening in the world; the great masses without faith are unconscious of the destructive processes going on, because they have lost the vision of the heights from which they have fallen." 
---Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen

"The work of the devil will creep even into the Church in such a way that cardinals will be opposed to other cardinals, and bishops against bishops.  The priests who venerate me, will be despised and hindered by their brethren...the Church will be full of those who ACCEPT COMPROMISES."
---Our Lady of Akita


“Before Christ’s second coming the Church must pass through a FINAL TRIAL that will shake the faith of many believers… in the form of a religious deception which will be one of apostasy.”
― Catechism of the Catholic Church #675


"We are now standing in the face of the greatest historical confrontation humanity has gone through.  I do not think that wide circles of American society or wide circles of the Christian community realize this fully.  We are now facing the FINAL confrontation between the Church and the anti-Church, of the Gospel versus the anti-Gospel."  
----Pope John Paul II

Three Days of Darkness By the Prophets And Our Times - What To Do During the 3 Days of Darkness For Protection? ... We will mention only two: those of Blessed Anna-Maria Taigi and Padre Pio.

Padre Pio: "Satan Will Come to Rule a False Church" - "Padre Pio told Father Amorth: "Satan has been introduced into the BOSOM of the Church and he will within a very short time come to rule a false Church."  Amorth says that Padre Pio was "really tormented" by one issue that is "the great apostasy within the Church."



COMMENTARY:  This does not mean that the current pope, (Pope Francis) is the Anti-Christ in disguise.  It appears to be very likely that because Francis has opened the door to a vastly more confused, liberal  Church where all kinds of divisions are taking place, he has set the stage for Satan's rule at some point in the future.   
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"Archbishop Viganò tells of a “project” that “goes back centuries”—“in particular, to the creation in the middle of the 1700s of Freemasonry.” This “very deceptive” plot against the Church included some of her own senior members.  “This is described in the book Infiltration by Dr. Taylor Marshall, so you may find some indication of this process there,” says the Archbishop. 

He is referring to the bestselling book which argues that, “for over a century, the organizers of Freemasonry, Liberalism, and Modernism infiltrated the Catholic Church in order to change her doctrine, her liturgy, and her mission from something supernatural to something secular.”  Viganò believes that this process of infiltration “became strikingly evident in modern times,” and that we are now witnessing the “triumph of a 60-year-old plan” to revolutionize the Church with “a Jesuit on the See of Peter.” 

As Viganò recalls, many key Vatican II revolutionaries were Jesuits who maneuvered to replace the council’s prepared schema with ones they had drawn up. Most prominent among them was Fr. Karl Rahner, S.J., frequently touted as the council’s most important ideologue."

DANGEROUS TIMES ARE HERE NOW  -  "The character of heretics of LATTER DAYS.  He exhorts Timothy to constancy. Of the great profit of the knowledge of the scriptures."

Oct. 21, 2020

Joe Biden Flip-Flops Again: My Coronavirus Plan ‘Starts with a Mask Mandate Nationwide’  - "Biden has continually flip-flopped on promoting a nationwide mask mandate as a federal response to the Chinese coronavirus, calling for a nationwide mask mandate on several occasions over recent months. In June, when asked about using federal leverage to issue the mandate, Biden said, “Yes, I would from an executive standpoint, yes, I would.”

However, he backtracked in September, proclaiming himself as a Constitutionalist and adding, “You can’t do things the Constitution doesn’t allow you the power to do.” Days later, he told Arizona’s CBS 5 that there is a “constitutional issue whether the federal government can issue such a mandate.”

Oct. 21, 2020

Trump Is a Champion for the Black Community—The Platinum Plan Is Just Another Example Of What He’s Doing  - "One of the hallmarks of President Donald J. Trump’s success in the private sector, and now the public sector, is his openness to working together with a diverse group of people to get things done.

As a businessman, President Trump worked with the NAACP in 1987 and was named chairman of the New York Citizens Committee for their 78th NAACP Convention. In subsequent years he worked with Rev. Jesse Jackson’s Rainbow Push Coalition Wall Street Project where he attended and spoke two years in a row. In fact, President Trump donated space for the civil rights organization to raise awareness about the need for diversity on Wall Street.

Rev. Jackson said of Mr. Trump, he “created for many people a comfort zone when I ran for the Presidency, in ’84 and ’88. And [although] many others thought it was something laughable or something to avoid, he came to our business meeting here in New York, because he has this sense of the curious and a will to risk to make things better. So aside from all of his style and his pizazz, he is a serious person who is an effective builder of building for the builder people.”

Oct. 21, 2020

Feb. 8, 2012  - Time To Admit It: The Church Has Always Been Right On Birth Control  - "Here's the thing, though: the Catholic Church is the world's biggest and oldest organization. It has buried all of the greatest empires known to man, from the Romans to the Soviets. It has establishments literally all over the world, touching every area of human endeavor. It's given us some of the world's greatest thinkers, from Saint Augustine on down to René Girard. When it does things, it usually has a good reason. Everyone has a right to disagree, but it's not that they're a bunch of crazy old white dudes who are stuck in the Middle Ages. "

Oct. 19, 2020

Why Was the Reformation Necessary?  - "These foundational matters that form the soul of the church are supported by the body of the church: the sacraments and the government of the church. The sacraments must be restored to the pure and simple meaning and use given in the Bible. The government of the church must reject all tyranny that binds the consciences of Christians contrary to the Word of God.

As we look at the church in our day, we may well conclude that reformation is needed—indeed, is necessary—in many of the areas about which Calvin was so concerned. Only the Word and Spirit of God will ultimately reform the church. But we should pray and work faithfully that such reform will come in our time."

Not Dated

The Catholic Reformation  - "Such is the pattern implied by the word `counter-reformation.' The term, however, though common, is misleading: it cannot rightly be applied, logically or chronologically, to that sudden awakening as of a startled giant, that wonderful effort of rejuvenation and reorganization, which in a space of thirty years gave to the Church an altogether new appearance. 

What happened was a true renascence in the fullest etymological sense, more impressive from a Christian point of view than the Renaissance of art and letters upon which contemporary Europe was priding itself. 

The so-called `counter-reformation' did not begin with the Council of Trent, long after Luther; its origins and initial achievements were much anterior to the fame of Wittenberg. It was undertaken, not by way of answering the `reformers,' but in obedience to demands and principles that are part of the unalterable tradition of the Church and proceed from her most fundamental loyalties."

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Oct. 20, 2020

Cardinals Deplore German Bishops’ Slide, as Schism Fears Arise  - "As reports emerged recently of Pope Francis’ “dramatic concern” about the state of the Catholic Church in Germany and news that he received Germany’s apostolic nuncio for private talks on Monday, the country’s bishops pressed ahead on their goal of shared Communion with Protestants despite strong objections from the Vatican.

The leaders of both churches said their intercommunion proposal “still needs to be clarified” even though the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith said last month that differences in the Catholic and Protestant understanding of the Eucharist were “still so grave” that they ruled out attendance at each other’s services."

COMMENTARY:  Pope Francis has largely contributed to the confusion and division that exists in today's Church.  He often does not clarify his statements and leaves it up to the public or a Vatican spokesman to clarify just what he meant, and that is a poor way to lead the Church.  Added to this is the fact that German bishops, being part of the  excessive PRIDE that has become the nature of many Germans since WW1, often choose to go their own way in deciding what they believe benefits the Church, and that does not lead to unity, but a "schismatic" type of division.  
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Oct. 20, 2020

List of cardinals, bishops, priests who are warning Catholics about pro-abortion Biden-Harris ticket  - "'But if abortion is intrinsically evil...how can Catholics vote for a candidate like Biden?'"

COMMENTARY:  This is good, but rather late.  ALL cardinals and bishops should have been doing this since the start of the political campaigns for the Presidency.  It is also not helped by the fact that Pope Francis was overly friendly in his meeting with Biden and his wife, and did not admonish Biden.
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Oct. 20, 2020

Putin says he’d work with Biden; says Democratic Party shares links with communism  - "Russian President Vladimir Putin recently compared the Democratic Party’s platform with communism and said the shared values could form the “ideological basis” for developing ties between Russia and the U.S. if Joe Biden becomes president.

Putin, sitting for an interview with Russia’s state-owned Rossiya TV on Oct. 7, compared the two main presidential candidates in the U.S. and evaluated each candidate in terms of how Russia could work with them as president. He said despite some criticism of Russia, the Democratic Party holds values he identifies with as a former member of the Soviet Communist Party for 18 years"

COMMENTARY:  This confirms the fact that Democrat Pary members, because they are not led by the HOLY SPIRIT, but by SATAN, have knowingly or unknowingly, been open to the goals of communism in the USA, as detailed in a previous news report.  This is why Putin would like Biden to be President and not Trump.    
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Oct. 20, 2020

Biden's 7 Economic Deadly Sins  - "Here are the most dangerous ideas in the Biden plan, or what I call Biden's seven economic deadly sins..."


Oct. 18, 2020

Marxist Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Patrisse Cullors Signs Production Deal with Warner Bros.  - 
“Black voices, especially Black voices who have been historically marginalized, are important and integral to today’s storytelling. Our perspective and amplification is necessary and vital to helping shape a new narrative for our families and communities. I am committed to uplifting these stories in my new creative role with the Warner Bros. family,” Cullors said. “As a long time, community organizer and social justice activist, I believe that my work behind the camera will be an extension of the work I’ve been doing for the last twenty years. I look forward to amplifying the talent and voices of other Black creatives through my work.”

PHOTO: Co-founder of the Black Lives Matter movement Patrisse Cullors arrives for the 90th Annual Academy Awards on March 4, 2018, in Hollywood, California.

Cullors is a hard-core leftist, admittedly, who espouses a Marxist ideology. Indeed, before striking a massive production deal with Warner Bros. Cullors was calling out the biggest entertainment industry stars, saying that actors and producers should have gone on strike to protest the police-involved shooting of Jacob Blake.

Cullors has also pushed for the Democrat Party to add defunding the police to its official, national party platform and said her purpose is to lead the United States to a “true American revolution.”

Along with her defund the police advice, Cullors also wants to eliminate all federal police agencies, including the DEA, the FBI, ICE, Border Patrol, and others. Cullors has also been a big advocate of the extremist “Breathe Act,” which would close all federal prisons and immigration detention facilities.

The Black Lives Matter co-founder is no nouveau Marxist, either. For more than a decade, Cullors was the protégé of Eric Mann, an American communist and domestic terrorist, and she spent years training in left-wing political organizing while inculcating a radical Marxist-Leninist ideology.

“The first thing, I think, is that we actually do have an ideological frame. Myself and Alicia in particular are trained organizers,” Cullors said in 2015. “We are trained Marxists. We are super-versed on, sort of, ideological theories. And I think that what we really tried to do is build a movement that could be utilized by many, many black folk.”

Oct. 20, 2020

5 Most Shocking Abortion Policies Pro-death Biden-Harris Openly Support  - "The Democratic Party is unabashedly pro-abortion, promoting policies to ensure abortions are sex- and race-selective and taxpayer-paid, occur in the last month of pregnancy, and are done even by medical practitioners who conscientiously oppose them."

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Oct. 20, 2020

Liturgy expert: Worldwide spread of Novus Ordo has diminished belief in Real Presence  - "Dr. Peter Kwasniewski’s most recent book, Reclaiming Our Roman Catholic Birthright: The Genius and Timeliness of the Traditional Latin Mass (Brooklyn: Angelico Press, 2020), German musicologist and journalist Dr. Barbara Stühlmeyer conducted the following interview, asking the author about his first encounter with the traditional Latin Mass (TLM), whether there’s a connection between the liturgical reform and loss of faith in the Real Presence, the importance of Latin-rite priests everywhere learning the usus antiquior, the difference between the old Divine Office and the new Liturgy of the Hours, the place of the saints and angels in Catholic life, and advice for those who cannot find a TLM near them."

Sept. 11, 2020










Not Dated 

Pregnant? Need Help?  -  Where to go for help with an unplanned pregnancy  - "If you think you might be pregnant and aren't ready, you might feel very alone.  But there are hundreds of resource centers across the country where someone is ready to help you.  Pregnancy resource centers can usually help a woman find out if she's really pregnant, provide an ultrasound, link her to other sources of help nearby, supply material needs, or just be a source of some much-needed support."

Oct. 18, 2020

Thousands Protest Schoolteacher Beheaded By Muslim Migrant Who FILMED The Moment He Beheaded Him And Posted Online  - "The Muslim parent who took to social media and incited hatred, violence against the French civics schoolteacher who was then beheaded on a Paris street should be tried for murder."

Oct. 18, 2020

Alabama teen with Down syndrome is CEO of ice cream truck business  - "Hunter Norwood, a 19-year-old boy with Down syndrome, was the guest of honor at the 50th convention for the International Association of Ice Cream Distributors and Vendors last November. Hunter is the CEO of A Little Something Extra, an ice cream truck business based in Dawson, Alabama. The idea for the company was developed by Hunter’s mother, Michelle, who teaches special education. Michelle was worried that living in a rural community meant Hunter “would never experience things that bring gratification, such as a paycheck and a job title.” 

Oct. 19, 2020

VIDEO - This is what they call a mic drop  - "Trump: Joe Biden is a criminal and has been a long time, and you (Media) are criminal for not reporting it…. fast clip."


August 29, 2018

Cardinal Burke: It is ‘licit’ to call for the resignation of Pope Francis  - "Asked if it were wrong to ask for Pope Francis’ resignation, as the former nuncio to the United States, Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò, has done in his 11-page letter, Cardinal Raymond L. Burke responded, “I cannot say it is wrong.”  “I can only say that to arrive at this one must investigate and respond in this regard. The request for resignation is in any case licit; anyone can make it in the face of whatever pastor that errs greatly in the fulfillment of his  office,but the facts need to be verified,” he said in an interview published this morning in La Repubblica, Italy’s highest circulation daily."

August 22, 2018


LAST PORTION OF HIS LETTER: 

"We need to intervene where evil is spreading; for evil spreads where daring Christians who oppose evil with good are lacking.” 

If this is rightly to be considered a serious moral responsibility for every believer, how much graver is it for the Church’s supreme pastor, who in the case of McCarrick not only did not oppose evil but associated himself in doing evil with someone he knew to be deeply corrupt. 

He followed the advice of someone he knew well to be a pervert, thus multiplying exponentially with his  supreme authority the evil done by McCarrick. 

And how many other evil pastors is Francis still continuing to prop up in their active destruction of the Church!

Francis is abdicating the mandate which Christ gave to Peter to confirm the brethren. Indeed, by his action he has divided them, led them into error, and encouraged the wolves to continue to tear apart the sheep of Christ’s flock.

In this extremely dramatic moment for the universal Church, he must acknowledge his mistakes and, in keeping with the proclaimed principle of zero tolerance, Pope Francis must be the first to set a good example for cardinals and bishops who covered up McCarrick’s abuses and resign along with all of them.

Even in dismay and sadness over the enormity of what is happening, let us not lose hope! We well know that the great majority of our pastors live their priestly vocation with fidelity and dedication.

It is in moments of great trial that the Lord’s grace is revealed in abundance and makes His limitless mercy available to all; but it is granted only to those who are truly repentant and sincerely propose to amend their lives. 

This is a favorable time for the Church to confess her sins, to convert, and to do penance.

Let us all pray for the Church and for the Pope, let us remember how many times he has asked us to pray for him!

Let us all renew faith in the Church our Mother: “I believe in one, holy, catholic and apostolic Church!”

Christ will never abandon His Church! He generated her in His Blood and continually revives her with His Spirit!

Mary, Mother of the Church, pray for us!

Mary, Virgin and Queen, Mother of the King of glory, pray for us!"

COMMENTARY:  Pope Francis did not know how to respond to this letter and left it up to news reporters to discern the contents. 
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Oct. 19, 2020

German priest says new papal encyclical has ‘Masonic’ tone, links it to St. Gallen group  - "Father Frank Unterhalt, a diocesan priest of Paderborn, Germany has written an analysis of the new papal encyclical Fratelli Tutti, whose tone of religious indifferentism and the call to universal fraternity reminds him of the language and program of Freemasonry. 

He also reminds us all that the so-called Sankt Gallen (St. Gallen) Group – a group of progressivist cardinals who unsuccessfully tried to elect then-Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio as Pope in 2005 – played a major role in electing Pope Francis in 2013 and that their goals are now being implemented by Francis."

Oct. 19, 2020

Not Only Abortion: Why Catholics Shouldn’t Be Democrats  - "I stated my opinion that the Democratic Party does not best respect Catholic social teaching in its entirety. These people are saying that in addition to abortion, we give this Party a pass on euthanasia, embryonic stem cell research, and late-term abortion procedures, including infanticide. 

It’s not okay for Democrats or anybody to support Planned Parenthood, founded by eugenicist Margaret Sanger, whose Negro Project for limiting the black community was to provide abortions. This party has earned itself the label “the party of death.”  I cannot support that ideology. I don’t believe Catholic social teaching supports it as “the lesser of two evils.”

Oct. 19, 2020

VIGANÒ SLAMS HIERARCHY’S SILENCE ON ABORTION  - "Silence on abortion is a terrible sign of the spiritual and moral deviance in that part of the hierarchy which denies its very own mission because it has denied Christ."

JUNE 9, 2020

Fatima seer Lucia believed USA would become Communist without Marian consecration of Russia (Interview 1946)  - ‘Looking into the official agenda of Black Lives Matter, one can easily detect the Marxist anti-family and LGBT ideology of this movement’  

“What Our Lady wants is that the Pope and all the bishops in the world shall consecrate Russia to her Immaculate Heart on one special day. If this is done, she will convert Russia and there will be peace. If it is not done, the errors of Russia will spread through every country in the world.”  “Does this mean,” Walsh then asked, “in your opinion, that EVERY country, without exception, will be overcome by Communism?” And Sister Lucia answered: “YES.

COMMENTARY: The bishops of the U.S. & Canada did consecrate their countries to the care of our Blessed Mother under the title “Mary, Mother of the Church” on May 1, 2020, but did not consecrate Russia to her Immaculate Heart.  This may be because they were not aware it should be done or the necessity of it was not made clear to them.   However, Trump is trying to make sure we do not adapt socialist policies.  
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A CLIMATE OF VIOLENCE   -  Speech of Mother Teresa of Calcutta to the National Prayer Breakfast, Washington, DC, February 3, 1994
"Any country that accepts abortion is not teaching its people to love, but to use any violence to get what they want. This is why THE GREATEST DESTROYER OF LOVE AND PEACE IS ABORTION."  
---Mother Teresa

COMMENTARY: When you give your approval to murder an unborn human being through an abortion (as those in the U.S.  Democratic Party do), you are approving of using VIOLENCE to destroy a human life (Bill & Hillary Clinton were present at this prayer meeting and ignored what Mother Teresa said about abortion).  Therefore, they, and the vast majority of Democrats are greatly contributing to the climate of violence we are experiencing in the United States.  
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"Know also this, that, in the last days, shall come DANGEROUS times.  Men shall be lovers of themselves, covetous, haughty, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, ungrateful, wicked, without affection, without peace, slanderers, incontinent, unmerciful, without kindness, traitors, stubborn, puffed up, and lovers of pleasures more than of God: Having an APPEARANCE indeed of godliness, but denying the power thereof.  Now these AVOID."  2 Timothy 3:1-5

"Woe to you that call evil good, and good evil: that put darkness for light, and light for darkness: that put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter." 

Jan. 10, 1963



Mr. HERLONG. Mr. Speaker, Mrs. Patricia Nordman of De Land, Fla., is an ardent and articulate opponent of communism, and until recently published the De Land Courier, which she dedicated to the purpose of alerting the public to the dangers of communism in America.

At Mrs. Nordman's request, I include in the RECORD, under unanimous consent, the following "Current Communist Goals," which she identifies as an excerpt from "The Naked Communist," by Cleon Skousen:
[From "The Naked Communist," by Cleon Skousen] 

COMMUNIST GOALS FOR UNITED STATES

COMMENTARY:  As you can see, some of their goals have already been accomplished due to permissive "Progressive" Liberals and their corrupt moral state.
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1. U.S. acceptance of coexistence as the only alternative to atomic war.
2. U.S. willingness to capitulate in preference to engaging in atomic war.
3. Develop the illusion that total disarmament [by] the United States would be a demonstration of moral strength.
4. Permit free trade between all nations regardless of Communist affiliation and regardless of whether or not items could be used for war.
5. Extension of long-term loans to Russia and Soviet satellites.
6. Provide American aid to all nations regardless of Communist domination.
7. Grant recognition of Red China. Admission of Red China to the U.N.
8. Set up East and West Germany as separate states in spite of Khrushchev's promise in 1955 to settle the German question by free elections under supervision of the U.N.
9. Prolong the conferences to ban atomic tests because the United States has agreed to suspend tests as long as negotiations are in progress.
10. Allow all Soviet satellites individual representation in the U.N.
11. Promote the U.N. as the only hope for mankind. If its charter is rewritten, demand that it be set up as a one-world government with its own independent armed forces. (Some Communist leaders believe the world can be taken over as easily by the U.N. as by Moscow. Sometimes these two centers compete with each other as they are now doing in the Congo.)
12. Resist any attempt to outlaw the Communist Party.
13. Do away with all loyalty oaths.
14. Continue giving Russia access to the U.S. Patent Office.
15. Capture one or both of the political parties in the United States.
16. Use technical decisions of the courts to weaken basic American institutions by claiming their activities violate civil rights.
17. Get control of the schools. Use them as transmission belts for socialism and current Communist propaganda. Soften the curriculum. Get control of teachers' associations. Put the party line in textbooks.
18. Gain control of all student newspapers.
19. Use student riots to foment public protests against programs or organizations which are under Communist attack.
20. Infiltrate the press. Get control of book-review assignments, editorial writing, policymaking positions.
21. Gain control of key positions in radio, TV, and motion pictures.
22. Continue discrediting American culture by degrading all forms of artistic expression. An American Communist cell was told to "eliminate all good sculpture from parks and buildings, substitute shapeless, awkward and meaningless forms."
23. Control art critics and directors of art museums. "Our plan is to promote ugliness, repulsive, meaningless art."
24. Eliminate all laws governing obscenity by calling them "censorship" and a violation of free speech and free press.
25. Break down cultural standards of morality by promoting pornography and obscenity in books, magazines, motion pictures, radio, and TV.
26. Present homosexuality, degeneracy and promiscuity as "normal, natural, healthy."
27. Infiltrate the churches and replace revealed religion with "social" religion. Discredit the Bible and emphasize the need for intellectual maturity which does not need a "religious crutch."
28. Eliminate prayer or any phase of religious expression in the schools on the ground that it violates the principle of "separation of church and state."
29. Discredit the American Constitution by calling it inadequate, old-fashioned, out of step with modern needs, a hindrance to cooperation between nations on a worldwide basis.
30. Discredit the American Founding Fathers. Present them as selfish aristocrats who had no concern for the "common man."
31. Belittle all forms of American culture and discourage the teaching of American history on the ground that it was only a minor part of the "big picture." Give more emphasis to Russian history since the Communists took over.
32. Support any socialist movement to give centralized control over any part of the culture--education, social agencies, welfare programs, mental health clinics, etc.
33. Eliminate all laws or procedures which interfere with the operation of the Communist apparatus.
34. Eliminate the House Committee on Un-American Activities.
35. Discredit and eventually dismantle the FBI.
36. Infiltrate and gain control of more unions.
37. Infiltrate and gain control of big business.
38. Transfer some of the powers of arrest from the police to social agencies. Treat all behavioral problems as psychiatric disorders which no one but psychiatrists can understand [or treat].
39. Dominate the psychiatric profession and use mental health laws as a means of gaining coercive control over those who oppose Communist goals.
40. Discredit the family as an institution. Encourage promiscuity and easy divorce.
41. Emphasize the need to raise children away from the negative influence of parents. Attribute prejudices, mental blocks and retarding of children to suppressive influence of parents.
42. Create the impression that violence and insurrection are legitimate aspects of the American tradition; that students and special-interest groups should rise up and use ["]united force["] to solve economic, political or social problems.
43. Overthrow all colonial governments before native populations are ready for self-government.
44. Internationalize the Panama Canal.
45. Repeal the Connally reservation so the United States cannot prevent the World Court from seizing jurisdiction [over domestic problems. Give the World Court jurisdiction] over nations and individuals
alike.

SOURCE:
Skousen, W. Cleon. Naked Communist
Salt Lake City, Utah: Ensign Publishing Co.
C. 1961 , 9th edition July 1961.

Call Number: HX 56 S55

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Oct. 17, 2020

Liberty Nation 16 Days Before The 2020 Election  -

Latest Presidential Polling:No change

The Candidates’ Market Report

Oct. 12, 2020  - "The press and the polls don’t look good for President Trump right now. With a series of teacup-sized storms and the seeming inability of the Fourth Estate to report on any single positive development, dark days are ahead for the Trump campaign. Or are they?

Supporters of the president have been here before. In fact, it was roughly this time four years ago that the Access Hollywood recording seemed certain to derail the Trump Train, Hillary Clinton was hitting big polling numbers, and the Democrat contender had a more than 90% chance of winning the election. When election night brought a Trump victory, pollsters and the public were left scratching their heads. Have the same folks who predicted a Clinton win adjusted their methodology, or are we seeing that most grave of all polling sins: ignoring the details?"

This Week’s Major Players

Approval Ratings:
Donald Trump – 49% ( + 3% )
Congress – 15% ( + 1% )

Senate Map:

"The Senate is where things really happen. If Joe Biden becomes president (and shortly thereafter Kamala Harris?), his ability to enact legislation will be impacted heavily by who controls the Senate. Over the last few election cycles, Republicans have increased their majority. But this time, with 22 Republican seats up for grabs, the GOP will be fighting hard to maintain their 53-seat majority."

RealClearPolitics has the likely breakdown as follows:

"Republicans: 46
Democrats (including Independents who caucus with Dems): 47
Toss-Up: 7
The states that are a toss-up include Georgia, Iowa, Maine, Michigan, Montana, South Carolina, and North Carolina.*

Oct. 16, 2020


Latest Presidential Polling:

IBD/TIPP = Biden +6

Economist/YouGov = Biden +10

Hill/HarrisX = Biden +7

Reuters/Ipsos = Biden +10

JTN/RMG Research = Biden +8

ABC News/Wash Post = Biden +12

Rasmussen Reports = Biden +5

COMMENTARY:  Although this is written primarily for Catholics, all Christians can pray for President Trump and request Our Lord to aid him and bring victory to his pursuit of another 4 years for the Office of the Presidency.

Therefore, we must not be discouraged by the above polling results.  As Pro-life Christians, we have the Lord on our side, while the Pro-death opposition has Satan on their side.   Should Trump win or lose, we will still have the Mass & the ability to receive Holy Communion in person or spiritually, the protection of Angels, the intercession of our Blessed Mother through the Holy Rosary, and the intercession of the Saints, along with the special protection of the SACRED HEART OF JESUS should we choose to honor Him and display a picture of Him in our home.  GOD bless each of you and your family!
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Oct. 16, 2020

Dueling Townhalls Put Classic Media Corruption on Display  - "All you need to know about last night’s dueling townhalls on ABC and NBC with Joe Biden and President Trump is that Biden was not asked a single question about the New York Post’s bombshell reporting on his and Hunter Biden’s blatant selling of his vice-presidential office to China and Ukraine, and that Savannah Guthrie came at the President of the United States like a screaming banshee who desperately needed a valium or three."

Oct. 16, 2020

War has been declared on America  -  "When the mainstream media and social media giants refused to cover the latest developments in the Joe Biden corruption scandal, they declared war on Americans. It comes back to how much of America that the radical left controls.

They control nearly every aspect of information distribution in our country. From social media, television, or digital and print media, the left controls the overwhelming majority of it. Each one is interdependent for sharing information in our high tech world."

Oct. 15, 2020


Oct. 15, 2020

VIDEO - President Trump Eviscerates Liberal Talking Points During NBC Town Hall - "In a town hall with NBC News on Thursday night, President Trump spoke the truth about Speaker Pelosi’s opposition to an additional coronavirus relief package. Asked why a fourth stimulus package has not yet been signed into law, the president called out Speaker Pelosi’s politically-driven delay tactics that have inhibited the passage of economic relief for Americans in need"

Oct. 15, 2020

BIDEN ENDORSERS FUNDED BY US BISHOPS  - "Lepanto Institute published a report on Tuesday showing that, through the Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD), the USCCB funds Faith in Action (FIA) — a national organization that has affiliates endorsing Joe Biden.  According to its website, "Faith in Action is a 501(c)(3). Faith in Action and its affiliates are non-partisan and are not aligned explicitly or implicitly with any candidate or party. We do not endorse or support candidates for office."

But some FIA affiliates are intertwined with the Trump-hating and Biden-endorsing Black Church Political Action Committee.  "We, the @blackchurchpac would like to endorse Vice President Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) for president, and Sen. Kamala Harris (@KamalaHarris) for vice president. It's time to organize!" reads a Black Church PAC tweet. "Let's go out and VOTE!!!"

A key employee of FIA's Live Free Project, Rev. Michael McBride, co-founded Black Church PAC in 2017. Live Free has shared many of Black Church PAC's social media posts, some that clearly denounce Trump and endorse Biden."
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Oct. 14, 2020

China’s election to the UN Human Rights Council revealed its shaky global status  - "To the dismay of human rights activists, China was yesterday elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council. The Chinese mission to the UN quickly dashed off a triumphant tweet, hailing the “strong support” from member states and pledging to promote and protect human rights.

Left unsaid was a slightly more uncomfortable truth: support for China at the election was actually its weakest since the council’s founding in 2006. Tallying just 139 votes, it lost the support of 41 member states from its previous election. And among the 15 countries elected to fill vacant seats in the 47-member body this year, Beijing got the fewest votes. Russia was also elected, running unopposed and winning 158 votes after failing in its 2016 bid, but Saudi Arabia failed to make the cut-off in what’s seen as a humiliating blow to the kingdom’s attempts to brush up its image."

Not dated

“We call on the Chinese Communist Party to immediately end these horrific practices and ask all nations to join the United States in demanding an end to these dehumanizing abuses.”
MICHAEL R. POMPEO
SECRETARY OF STATE

Oct. 14, 2020

Hugh Betcha Obtains Leaked Confirmation Questions of Senator Mazie Moron-o Of Hawaii  - "Ace Reporter Hugh Betcha of the Canada Free Press has obtained through confidential sources close to the Senator a partial list of questions which Senator Moron-o of Hawaii intends to ask at the confirmation hearing of Amy Coney Barrett . In the interest of the public’s right to know, these are set forth in part here. It is clear that the Senator had planned some more hard hitting follow up questions after grilling the nominee yesterday about such relevant matters as to whether the good judge has ever sexually harassed or assaulted anyone,.."

Oct. 13, 2020

Democrats start Barrett hearing with fear, lies and exaggerations  - "Liberals knew it would be hard to attack Amy Coney Barrett head-on at the confirmation hearings. Yet, they would not be daunted, taking up the effort to squash the appointment, with unfounded fear and heavily embellished concerns that some Americans will be left to die if Barrett is appointed.

It was theater and bad performance in lieu of some down to earth reality."

Oct. 14, 2020

Amy Coney Barrett responds to professor's 'cruel' accusation her black children are 'props'  - "Sen. John Kennedy, R-La., gave her the opportunity to weigh in on comments made by Ibram X. Kendi, whom he described as “some butthead professor at Boston University.” 

Kendi took to Twitter on Sept. 26, the day Barrett’s nomination was announced, and referred to Barrett and her husband as “white colonizers” who “‘civilized these savage children in the ‘superior’ ways of White people, using them as props in their lifelong pictures of denial, while cutting the biological parents of these children out of the picture of humanity.”

Oct. 14, 2020

Bishop Schneider: ‘Today the Church of Rome finds herself in…spiritual collapse’  - "Today the Church of Rome finds herself in a similar situation of spiritual collapse, due to the spiritual torpor of a majority of the Shepherds of the Church, the excessive absorption of the Pope himself in temporal affairs, and his efforts to bring about the rebirth of a universal aspiration to a this-worldly and naturalistic fraternity (Fratelli Tutti, n. 8)."

July 20, 2020




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Oct. 12, 2020

Catholic Bishop Rebukes Biden Over Abortion, Urges Him To Anticipate Divine Judgment  - “A question for Mr. Biden,” Bishop Rick Stika tweeted Sunday. “At your judgement before God, how will you explain changing your position about abortion and how will you explain promoting no limits and allowing all protections removed protecting the most innocent?”

COMMENTARY:  This is something Pope Francis should also have done, but we know from the smiles on their faces, it was not done. 
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Oct. 12, 2020

Supreme bias: Most reporters and editors don't want Amy Coney Barrett confirmed, and they're not hiding it - "ABC News conducted a poll that deliberately made sure people didn’t know what Roe was before trumpeting its result as its main headline. I wrote about that earlier on Monday.  The Associated Press also parroted Democratic misleading spin as if it were fact.  Then, there are the efforts to attack her as too Catholic and maybe part of some sort of theocratic conspiracy.  

The Guardian tried to make a thing about Barret’s housing.  Reuters, Newsweek, and the Washington Post all misleadingly played up and refused to explain the whole handmaid thing.  Then, after all this Catholic-bashing, and after Democratic senators admitted they would go after her religion, other reporters and editors tried to pretend this wasn’t about her religion. Some even said the problem wasn't her religion but that she might adhere to "dogma." Dogma, of course, is Catholic teaching."

Oct.11, 2020

America at prayer in the public square  - “We need these events, these experiences to truly experience the faith. So that’s what the exciting thing is about this,” O’Brien said. “It’s so beautiful. My heart is so full of joy. Transformation begins with truth. For us, truth isn’t a word, it’s not a  five-letter word, it’s actually a person. And we are bringing that Truth to our neighborhoods, to our cities, to our state capitals. And that is going to bring the conversion of our country.”

Oct. 11, 2020

Eight Dumb Facts: Stupidity of Anti-Trump Horde is Biggest 2020 Prez Election Issue  - "It’s Evil to Support Trump  - Americans endured years of leftist claims Trump was the ‘New Hitler.’ To hate and casually defame POTUS became ultra cool. Media implied Trump, even before inauguration, was a moral monster who all good Americans must permanently oppose. This freed ‘journalists’, politicians – even GOP, celebrities, and countless Fed employees to constantly slander Trump and sabotage him. After 4 years of lies & resistance, and predictions of imminent indictment, America is owed an apology. This bitter scheme must have cost Trump/GOP 10-20% in polling."

Oct. 13, 2020

Reflections on Columbus Day, Columbus, and Political Power  - "In reflecting on Columbus Day, which is now only sometimes celebrated by a few brave citizens, people across the nation may be surprised that what they have learned about Christopher Columbus in school is more than likely quite incomplete. A more complete understanding of the history of Columbus would express much about the current fight between the common people of the United States and the autocratic politicians they elect in election after election. 

People are lied to, they believe the lies and promises made by liars, and they trust their lies enough to elect them to office, and then they discover the lies and the true nature of the politicians they elect. Some politicians even lie about their support of free and fair elections because they were not elected in a fair election. But, once they take office, not much can be done."

Oct. 12, 2020

Democrats ignore Constitution, Natural Law, and their own rules, in Barrett Hearing   - "In 2017 Democrat Senator Dianne Feinstein attacked Amy Coney Barrett’s faith, saying, “the dogma speaks loudly within you,” and then voiced her concern for Barrett’s strong faith in Christ. Now, the Democrats are again violating the U.S. Constitution’s Article VI. clause by applying a religious test to Barrett’s nomination for a seat on the United States Supreme Court. Her religious views on homosexuality, abortion, and other issues, place the Democrats in a panic. Godliness stands against their vile and evil platform.  

Another thing that frightens the Democrats is that Judge Barrett is a constitutional originalist. She stated in her opening statement she believes judges are supposed to rule based on the law as it is written. Since healthcare is not listed as an authority vested in the federal government in the U.S. Constitution, that means she would likely, in addition to ruling against gay agenda demands and pro-abortion items, rule against federal intrusion into the private health insurance industry as we have seen with the Affordable Care Act."

Oct. 13, 2020

The Left's final assault on America  - "Leftists have launched what they hope can be their final assault on America. Their goal is to obliterate everything good that America ever did or aspired to achieve, erase its citizens’ memories, and sow the seeds for future generations to revile and reject everything that is decent and noble in our country.  

They intend to fundamentally change America’s historical narrative away from events and circumstances that made our country the world’s beacon of hope for freedom and representative government. They intend to replace well-documented reality with a false narrative of America being the scourge of the world, based on its enslaving and stealing from minorities to enrich and aggrandize white ruling elites. "

Oct. 13, 2020

Police use of deadly force is not about racism  - "The screaming headline said “Black Americans 2.5X more likely than whites to be killed by police.” The statement is false. It is the kind of assertion that is used to claim police are systemically racist. It leads to fewer police, fewer arrests, more crime, more racial discord, and more innocent black deaths.   Accurate, honest statistics show just the opposite. When police must use deadly force, whites are more likely to be killed than blacks. But we rarely see these statistics, because they do not support claims of systemic, systematic racism against blacks. The statistics we do see are too often agenda-driven."


Oct. 11, 2020

Pope wants the new ‘normal’ to be a new ‘different’  - "Pope Francis’s point is “we are together”, and social friendship is the way to break down the barriers creating the isolation.  “If we take each other seriously, then we should be brothers and sisters and friends, and not just anonymous beings.”

COMMENTARY:  Nice words from Pope Francis, but unfortunately he does not live by them,  He had unkind words for President Trump, although Trump never attacked his character.  He did not meet with the 4 cardinals, and he refused to meet with Cardinal Zen and Secretary of State Pompeo.  These are not the actions of someone who truly  believes we should live like "brothers & sisters."   
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Oct. 9, 2020

VIDEO - Bishop Strickland praises Abp. Viganò, warns about Communist China  - "'It's just tragic how that's unfolding in China. And it's being allowed by the world governments and even by the Church,' (Pope Francis) Bishop Strickland said. Bishop Joseph Strickland “absolutely” agrees with Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò’s remarks about the Catholic Church putting too much trust in man and not enough trust in God.

“And thankfully, other other church leaders — cardinals, different people — have spoken up,” he said. “And that’s the message we as shepherds need to get out there. We don’t trust in ourselves.”

Oct. 9, 2020

Three more bishops say abortion is ‘preeminent issue’ in upcoming election  - "The archbishop of St. Louis, as well as the bishops of Kansas City-St. Joseph and Pittsburgh, told Catholics to vote pro-life."

Oct. 10, 2020

VIDEOS - Trump warns US will be 'socialist nation' if Dems win, in first event since return to White House  - "Hogan Gidley: President's patriotic and uplifting message resonates with the American people."

Oct. 10, 2020

Cardinal Cupich on "Fratelli tutti": ‘Children of the same earth' - "The Cardinal Archbishop of Chicago reflects on Pope Francis's new Encyclical, saying the Pope asks us to "rethink how we live together on this cosmic speck of dust we call earth."

Oct. 6, 2020

Abp. Viganò on Pope’s new Fratelli Tutti document: Brotherhood against God is ‘blasphemous’  - "Therefore, in the face of such ambiguous and misleading papal statements, the archbishop comments: 

“Among those who will have ‘several surprises’ there will actually be those who believe they can adulterate the Faith and the Moral Order with the ravings of the Modernists and the adherence to the perverse ideologies of the century, and it will be seen that what the Church has always preached, and that the anti-church obstinately denies, corresponds exactly to what Our Lord taught the Apostles.”  

We as Catholics should defend the uniqueness of the faith – to include the healing and grace-filled gifts of the Seven Sacraments as means of salvation. We should not dilute it by ignoring the Social Kingship of Christ – His claim over our temporal life here on earth – and by posing a brotherhood that is not based on a faith in Jesus Christ.  The following are Archbishop Viganò's responses to each of the encyclical quotes presented to him."

Oct.10, 2020 

Here Are the Top Reasons Why Joe Biden Should Never be President  - "Since neither Joe Biden himself nor his campaign generate any amount of enthusiasm, and he just doesn’t appear to have the energy or vitality to do the amount of campaigning that it normally takes to garner the amount of enthusiasm needed to win, it was a smart move for him to spend most of this year lying low in his basement.  

It was also smart for him to not tell the American people a lot of what he intends to do if elected.  I believe if his agenda for America was exposed, we would start seeing Biden lawn signs end up in the homeowner’s trash cans, because what the former vice president really has in mind if elected will be horrible for the average American working class family."

Oct. 10, 2020 

Why does Biden tell lies like a child? Too dumb…  - "Tucker discusses Democrats’ agenda to alter the US government forever."


Oct. 9, 2020

Some Facts You’re Not Hearing That Might Dampen Your Enthusiasm for a Shot of COVID-19 Vaccine  - "But even putting aside any right you may have to decide which drugs get injected into your body, it’s hard to say whether the idea of forcing us to get vaccinated for COVID-19 is more frightening or nonsensical.  On the frightening side: 

Two of the leading contenders in the race to produce a vaccine are using experimental technology that artificially stimulates an immune response by… hold on to your seats… genetically altering your cells with RNA from the virus so they start producing proteins from its outer shell. Though it probably won’t be described this way in any ad campaign, it’s tough to see what’s inaccurate about saying mRNA technology works by genetically modifying you into a human-coronavirus hybrid."

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Oct. 9, 2020

Debate commission officially cancels Oct. 15 Trump-Biden debate  - Trump's campaign slammed the debate commission for forcing a virtual debate in the first place:

"There is no medical reason to stop the October 15 debate in Miami from proceeding as scheduled, since the President will be healthy and ready to debate. There is also no reason there shouldn’t be the three total presidential debates as Joe Biden had originally agreed. We have suggested using October 22 and October 29 to hold the final two debates. It’s time for the biased commission to stop protecting Biden and preventing voters from hearing from the two candidates for president," said Tim Murtaugh, Trump 2020 communications director."
Oct. 6, 2020

Trump: Biden and Dems support ‘execution’ (Death Penalty) of newborns  - "Wow. Joe Biden just took a more Liberal position on Roe v. Wade than Elizabeth Warren at her highest. He also wants to PACK our great United States Supreme Court. This is what the Dems will do. Remember as they try changing positions before elections end. GET OUT AND VOTE!"

Oct. 8, 2020

Kamala Harris Debate List of Lies  - "Kamala Harris was full of lies during the 2020 Vice Presidential Debate.  Let’s go over them."

Oct. 8, 2020

VIDEO - Kamala Harris And Abortion, In Her Own Words  - "The pro-life Center for Medical Progress (CMP) released a new video today, explaining how Democratic vice presidential candidate Kamala Harris, as California Attorney General, colluded with Planned Parenthood to weaponize California’s video recording law. Harris attempted to punish CMP’s undercover reporting on Planned Parenthood’s fetal tissue harvesting and research programs."

COMMENTARY:  It is sad how a person who knows abortion is murder can still choose to belong to the Democratic Party.  What a great judgement he or she will face when their time is up on this earth!   Unfortunately, although told this a number of times, because they lack wisdom and a knowledge of the Bible, they do not fear GOD and choose to remain in their sins:
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"The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge of the holy is prudence."  [Proverbs 9:10]  

"Because the sentence is not speedily pronounced against the evil, the children of men commit evils without any fear."  (Ecclesiastes 8:11)

Oct, 8, 2020

A Red Wave Will Right The Ship. A Trump Tsunami Will Cleanse The World   - "Perpetually apathetic non-voters are one untapped group that can turn a Red Wave into a Trump Tsunami."

Sept. 14, 2020

"A Catholic voter would do well to weigh a candidate’s position on each of these essential God-given rights that government has a duty to protect, beginning with the right to life.  All persons of every race and nation are created in the image and likeness of God and therefore possess both dignity and a right to life from the first moment of conception."

Most Reverend James V. Johnston, Jr. 
Bishop of Kansas City-St. Joseph  

OCT. 7, 2020

The Almighty’s Providence Transcends the Democrats’ Wicked Politics  - "Although non-believers don’t realize it, and perhaps never will, Providence is keeping Western Society from being capsized by a Democrat-pushed complete Socialist State,  where all lives—including innocent babes in the womb—don’t matter.  It is the Almighty’s Providence now keeping the masses from despondency and despair even with all churches either closed, or restricting the number of longing souls who can attend scheduled services."

Oct. 7, 2020

Biden & the Party of Hate  - "The Democratic Party of today bears little resemblance to the political home of former Presidents such as Harry Truman and John F. Kennedy. In those days, the leaders of the Democratic Party, like their GOP counterparts, were unabashedly patriotic. While Democrats and Republicans had different economic and foreign policy positions, both parties shared a fundamental love of our country, as well as its history and traditions. 

It is a much different Democratic Party today as Socialists have become very influential. Far left policies such as the “New Green Deal,” “Medicare for All,” and free healthcare for illegal aliens are commonly accepted.  Joining in the hatred of our President:  Media, Deep State, Globalists, Establishment Republicans, Hollywood.

While the party has moved to the far left, there has also been a growing hatred of our country and its history. For example, over the past few months, dozens of historic monuments have been destroyed throughout the country with the support of Democratic Party leaders."

Oct. 5, 2020


"In 1964, in the first wave of post-Vatican II changes — in what was known as the Instructio Prima — the magnificent and potent invocation to the archangel who threw Lucifer from Heaven (“St. Michael the Archangel, defend us in the battle…”) was removed from low Mass in the Catholic Church along with a reading of a last Gospel. This Pope, who had many fine attributes, and was well-loved, also however made the feast day of September 29, once solely that archangel’s alone, the day too for Raphael and Gabriel (seemingly and one must assume unintentionally diluting it)."

St. Michael the Archangel, defend us in battle, be our protection against the wickedness and snares of the devil.  May God rebuke him we humbly pray; and do thou, O Prince of the Heavenly host, by the power of God, cast into hell Satan and all the evil spirits who prowl about the world seeking the ruin of souls.
Amen.

Five Ways to Distinguish Between God’s Voice and Satan’s Voice  -  Don’t allow the enemy to sabotage you  - "As followers of Christ, we know how important it is to have a close relationship with God and listen to what He is calling us to do. Yet, there will be times and circumstances that will move us away from God. There will also be moments when Satan’s voice will overpower God’s voice in our lives. 

When these moments show up, we should avidly seek God, but it’s sometimes hard to tell what voice is speaking to us. As simple as it is to call on God, sometimes we have a hard time distinguishing between God’s voice and the voice of the enemy. If we want to have a solid relationship with God and walk boldly as believers, we have to know what voice is speaking to us. Here are five ways to distinguish between God’s voice and Satan’s voice."

"Be still and see that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, and I will be exalted on the earth."  [Psalms 45:11]

What is the Mark of the Beast in the Bible?  - The truth behind the number   - "You’ve probably heard of the “mark of the beast” or the number 666 which many consider to be the devil’s number. Although many people associate 666 with satan, the Book of Revelation explains what the number really means."

Sept. 28, 2020

Preaching and the Election: How Not to Get in Trouble but Still Be Effective  - "Catholics are looking to their spiritual fathers, the bishops and priests, for guidance in properly forming their conscience to vote Nov. 3. One hopes and prays that their homilies against abortion could influence how Catholics work to fight that moral evil at election time and all the time."

COMMENTARY:  The vast majority of  priests already have spoken about the evils of abortion, but unfortunately many of their parishioners continue to ignore their advice.  Abortion is a moral issue that has also turned into a political issue, but unfortunately, many Catholics only look at it as a political issue and therefore consider other issues as more important.

However, Catholics who attend Mass on a regular basis or even during the week, are much more led by the Spirit of God and see the evil of abortion more than those who are spiritually lukewarm in the practice of the Faith.  The prayers of a few can have a more powerful effect than the wishful thinking of a majority, so we must continue to have hope in the future and that Almighty God's Holy Will will be accomplished and evil people will be punished and good people rewarded.  
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March 29, 2017

RESIST THE LOSS OF CATHOLIC IDENTITY  - "Who is going to save our Church? Not our bishops, not our priests and religious. It is up to you, the people. You have the minds, the eyes, the ears to save the Church. Your mission is to see that your priests act like priests, your bishops, like bishops, and your religious act like religious."
----Archbishop Sheen

COMMENTARY:  While bishops and priests can speak of the evils of abortion, they are not allowed to participate in political activities.  It is the duty of the laity to involve themselves in political issues that have immoral consequences such as abortion and homosexual marriage.  
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Welcome to Catholic Mass Live  - "Catholic Mass Live lets users find the live stream for their church. Enter your church in the field below."

Sept. 28, 2020

7 Ways St. Jerome’s Vulgate Helped to Shape the Church  - "For roughly one thousand years, it was the Bible of Western Christendom. It was the version to which European Christians turned to compose their prayers and liturgies, that great saints consulted in their meditations, and that the greatest scholars quoted in their treatises.  

It’s harder to think of a translation of the Bible that has had more staying power than St. Jerome’s Latin version, known as the Vulgate, which was completed late in the fourth century and held sway over the Church through the Council of Trent, in the mid-1500s. Of course, the Vulgate is not the work of Jerome alone: he adopted many old Latin translations that preceded him and his own translation would be subject to later revisions. But it’s undoubtedly thanks to his theological and linguistic genius that the Vulgate endured for so long."

Sept. 23, 2020

Why Trump is Justified & Right in Choosing a New Supreme Court Judge NOW  - "10 Reasons Why Trump MUST Replace Ginsberg Immediately."

COMMENTARY:  Although it is customary to honor a Supreme Court Judge who has died or has retired, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg  was a Liberal and very pro-death as opposed to pro-life.  Therefore we should pray for her soul and avoid any tributes to her as her "legacy" is a very dark one. 
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Sept. 25, 2020

Who pays for the damage brought by Black Lives Matter/Antifa?  - “The Chinese Communist Party’s Cultural Revolution (1966-1976) was the precursor to today’s urban protests involving Black Lives Matter (BLM) and Antifa. As America’s Cancel Culture spread into several Big Blue Cities, largely governed by Democrat politicians for decades, city officials stood back and let it happen.” 

Sept. 19, 2020

Bill Gates, Fox News’ Contribution to the 2020 Election- Fox News is 90 percent entertainment, 10 percent all about ratings—and zero percent ‘Fair and Balanced’  - "Notice that nowhere in the Fox promotion of the Wallace Gates interview is it being mentioned that Gates has a vested interest in anything he has to say about the Covid-19 pandemic because of his influence in the vaccine industry:"

Sept. 20, 2020

'Climate arson' and other wildfire nonsense  - "I n what has become an annual summer tragedy, wildfires are again destroying western US forests. Millions of acres and millions of animals have been incinerated, hundreds of homes reduced to ash and rubble, dozens of parents and children killed, and many more people left missing, injured or burned.   

Air quality across wide regions and entire states is so bad people are told to stay indoors, where many have hibernated for months because of the coronavirus, but indoor air is also contaminated. Acrid smoke and soot have been carried to Chicago and beyond. Firefighters are profiles in courage, as they battle the blazes for days on end, while all too many politicians are displaying profiles in opportunism. 

Despite finally starting to thin out overgrown forests, California Governor Gavin Newsome resorted to the longstanding party line about his state’s wildfires: Manmade “climate change is real. If you don’t believe in science, come to California and observe it with  your own eyes.” Washington Governor Jay Inslee agreed. “These are climate fires,” he said. “And we cannot, and we will not, surrender our state and expose people to have their homes burned down and their lives lost because of climate fires."  

It’s ideological nonsense, intended to deflect blame and avoid responsibility for decades of public policy errors and forest mismanagement – and to justify new laws that would multiply government control over energy, industries, jobs, living standards, lives, property, and freedom to choose where and how we live."

Sept. 15, 2020

Why Cops Sometimes Shoot “Unarmed” Citizens  - "On August 23, a combative black suspect named Jason Blake was shot by a Kenosha, Wisconsin police officer who thought Blake might be reaching into his SUV to retrieve a deadly weapon. 

In a shameful rush to judgment by a national media that salivates when unarmed black people are shot by white police, the incident was portrayed as an outrage where another unarmed black man was shot just for the hell of it by a rogue white cop in this “systemically racist” nation of ours. Was the shooting of Blake justifiable? The legal system has yet to answer that question. But as shown in the video below, determining the answer is not as easy as you might think."


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Oct 7, 2020

The VP nominees clashed over coronavirus, the Amy Coney Barrett nomination and taxes - "Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris had a civil but heated debate over COVID, the economy, and the Supreme Court. Harris pinned the deaths of Americans from COVID-19 on the Trump administration, saying that they had “forfeited their right to re-election based on this.” Pence said the decision to restrict flights from China “bought us invaluable time to stand up the greatest national mobilization since World War II, and I believe it saved hundreds of thousands of American lives."

COMMENTARY:  Moderator Susan Page was very biased against Trump and his administration.  She often asked critical questions to Pence, while throwing "soft ball" questions at Harris.   However, Pence, a skilled debater, remained a gentleman and overrode her rudeness with polite responses.   

Harris came across as arrogant  and sarcastic, and often did not tell the truth.  She dismissed the violence created by many of the protesters, and preferred to call the protests "peaceful."  Harris also could not refrain from padding herself on the back for her "accomplishments," and brought up the race issue and the fact that she is "Black," ignoring the fact much of the violence was done by Blacks.  This took away a lot of her credibility, and displayed to viewers why she is unfit to be Vice President, should Biden win the election.

Pence was rather weak on his pro-life views and should have come after Harris in a much stronger manner, especially when she stated: “I will always fight for a woman’s right to make a decision over her own body. It should be her decision, not that of Donald Trump or Mike Pence.”

First, it is not "her own body,' but the body of another human being, and to have that human being killed, is first degree murder.  Second, it is not only Trump or Pence who oppose killing defenseless babies, it is opposed by millions of Americans.   

Harris also clearly showed herself and Biden to be hypocrites when she stated: "Joe Biden and I are both people of faith."  No person who truly has "faith" would approve of the killings of millions of lives through deliberate abortions.  

Unfortunately, to the detriment of country, we are dealing with liars and hypocrites in the Democrat Party, and should they regain the office of the Presidency or gain control of the Senate, we will be going through dangerous times lead by immoral leaders who fail to understand what it means to truly love Almighty God and our country.  
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Oct. 7, 2020

"Frank Luntz said he watched the debate with voters from eight swing states who concluded that Pence won the first and only debate against Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris...

Luntz said a majority of the voters found Harris's demeanor to be "abrasive and condescending" before noting that Pence came across as "tired but vice presidential" to the group.  Some members of the group said they were "agitated with Kamala's presentation," the pollster said, and that her reactions to Pence, which included smiling and smirking while he answered most of the questions, was a turn-off."

Oct. 7, 2020

Brooklyn bishop: ‘Outrageous’ NY coronavirus restrictions ignore church successes  - “To think that some of our churches have the capacity to hold a thousand people for Mass, a capacity range of 10 to 25 people is disrespectful to Catholics and to the clergy who all have followed the rules and, as such, have prevented a spike in Covid cases within the confines of the hot zones,” he said, adding, 

“The safety of parishioners is paramount for the Diocese of Brooklyn, but the religious freedom of our parishioners is being unjustly attacked. The facts show that Catholic churches in Brooklyn and Queens are safe and have followed all safety guidelines.”

...New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the stricter rules were necessary to contain outbreaks. He said that failure to enforce existing laws had led to the renewed spike. He blamed localities for not enforcing social distancing rules and mask mandates."...

Tom Chadzutko, superintendent of schools for the Brooklyn diocese, said Oct. 5 that the governor’s action “clearly fails to take into account the positive progress our Diocesan school system has made so far this school year.”

“It is unconscionable to think that after the many sacrifices our staff, students, and parents have made, and in spite of our almost non-existent infection rate, the governor has decided to force our four schools to close,” he said.

Some churches and other religious organizations have pursued legal action against coronavirus restrictions they say wrongly single out religious gatherings for strict treatment, compared to other gatherings or venues of similar size.In June New York Mayor Bill de Blasio drew criticism for saying protests against racism and police brutality were essential, but religious services were not."

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What is the Point of a Pilgrimage?  - "What is the point of a pilgrimage? Where did this idea come from for Catholics? There is considerable evidence throughout Scripture, which supplies theological significance to the concept. Even today we see many embracing this activity with passion and the commitment of time and resources.

While many would regard a basic definition of pilgrimage as a “journey made on foot or by other means to a site of particular religious significance,” this might be insufficient for two basic reasons that ignore the universal appeal of a pilgrimage or the pilgrim’s motivation."

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Oct. 5, 2020

President Trump leaving the hospital today: ‘I feel better than I did 20 years ago!’  - “I will be leaving the great Walter Reed Medical Center today at 6:30 P.M. Feeling really good! Don’t be afraid of Covid. Don’t let it dominate your life. We have developed, under the Trump Administration, some really great drugs & knowledge. I feel better than I did 20 years ago!"

COMMENTARY:  i have never met a person who truly practiced his or her Faith who did not prefer Trump over a hypocrite like Biden.  This, of course, does not include people who do not like either candidate. 

Those who prefer Biden rarely if ever, speak of GOD, and are always in an attack mode.  They display a vengeful attitude and are unable to explain or defend their opinions in a mature manner.  Like Biden, they may claim they are "personally" against abortion but still believe it is not wrong to vote for him.  That is like saying "I don't believe in violence, but I believe in BLM (Black Lives Matter)."  These people don't vote with their conscience, but what their political party requires, and they cannot be trusted to be honest, or people who accept the truth. 
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Oct. 5, 2020

MSMs again hide Trump's massive achievements: The record development in a year of a 6th gen. super jetfighter!  -"It took reporters of the Hungarian journal INDEX to uncover what the U.S. media likely knew about in advance of the Hungarians—but deliberately failed to report to the American People.

The U.S media has had a longstanding record of OBSCURING good news from the Trump Administration. The only purpose of this policy of deliberate “omission,” among hundreds of others we know of from the media’s documented behavior, was to damage the president. 

Specifically, to prevent The People from getting any good news favorable to the president.  It is to prevent Americans from finding out that this president looked out for America’s interest first to advance the nation’s security. In other words, it is true that this president achieved far more in 47 months in Washington D.C. than Joe Biden has in 47 years.  It is also true that, Joe Biden is more interested in protecting the interests of the Chinese Communist Party than he’s interested in defending these United States."

COMMENTARY:  We have witnessed the lack of patriotism among the vast majority of the members of the U.S. press for some time.  Their biased behavior and writings have  been pointed out many times by Trump and other Republicans, but they keep on doing the same thing.  This is due to their pride that results from their grave sins that include approval or acceptance of the murder of the unborn as well as immoral homosexual marriage.  
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Ongoing

Timeline of Accomplishments (January 2017 to Sept. 2020)  - "President Trump and his administration have been hard at work to Keep America Great! Below are just a few of the many accomplishments of the Trump administration."

March 23, 2020

Fauci: The Response Of Trump Admin Has Been Impressive, I Can't Imagine Anybody Could Be Doing More  - "I'm down at the White House virtually every day with the Taskforce. I'm connected by phone throughout the day and into the night and when I say night, I'm talking twelve, one, two in the morning. I'm not the only one. There's a whole group of us that are doing that. It's every single day.  So I can't imagine that that under any circumstances that anybody could be doing more. I mean, obviously, we're fighting a formidable enemy -- this virus. This virus is a serious issue here."

Oct. 4, 2020

Doctors set to give update on Trump’s health Sunday morning  - "The president faces “critical” coming days after a “very concerning” period in his fight against COVID-19 at a military hospital, his chief of staff said Saturday — in contrast to a rosier assessment from Trump’s doctors.  

Trump offered his own assessment of his status Saturday evening in a video from his hospital suite, saying he was beginning to feel better and hoped to “be back soon.” And he was back on social media early Sunday morning, sharing a video of flag-waving supporters, most not wearing masks, gathered outside Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. 

'Thank you so much!' Trump tweeted at 7:18 a.m.  The changing, and at times contradictory, accounts created a CREDIBILITY CRISIS for the White House at a crucial moment, with the president’s health and the nation’s leadership on the line. Moreover, the president’s health represents a national security issue of paramount importance not only to the functions of the U.S. government but also to countries around the world, friendly and otherwise."

COMMENTARY:  There is no "credibility crisis" for the White House.  It is only natural for Trump to stress the positive with encouraging words.  The only "credibility crisis" is the conduct of AP reporters who have over the years repeatedly been critical of President Trump due to their biased, Left-Wing reporting of fictitious news that often makes a "mountain out of a mole hill."
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Oct. 4, 2020

Ron Johnson says November election is 'for all the marbles' amid SCOTUS fight  - "America would change forever. This election is for all the marbles. The Senate Democrats would pack the court. They would get rid of the filibuster so they could enact all these crazy socialist policies.” 

The senator was referring to calls from some Democrats to add more justices to the Supreme Court and to end the Senate filibuster following the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Biden has so far not publicly taken a position on either issue.   “I don’t know how this country would recover from it,” Johnson said.

Oct. 4, 2020

A Quick Compelling Bible Study Vol. 29: ‘ Lamb of God’  - "In church, whenever we begin the prayer, “Lamb of God,” it is followed by “who takes away the sins of the world, have mercy on us.” We repeat the prayer a second time – but the third stanza has a different ending – “Lamb of God who takes away the sins of the world, grant us peace.”...

For all readers and especially my Jewish people who do not recognize Jesus as the Jewish Messiah, the Lamb of God, and King of Kings – I wrote this study for you."  

(Myra Kahn Adams is a media producer and conservative political and religious writer with numerous national credits. She is also Executive Director of www.SignFromGod.org, a ministry dedicated to educating people about the Shroud of Turin).

Oct. 4, 2020

The Debate: A Vote for Two Men or a Vote for Two Ideologies—One Will Save America and Keep Her Strong  - "Regardless of who we think won or lost the debate and no matter what the media believes, the upcoming election is going to be about America’s future. Unfortunately, it also needs to be about parties—two very different parties. Anybody voting in this election must consider the parties....

The Democratic Party has gone so far left that it is truly a Marxist or Socialist, maybe even a Communist Party. This is what the far left desires to create in order to gain more social control—to create an agenda without GOD, without a moral compass and without absolutes. No one seems to want to write about this, talk about this, or debate this or remember this. We have one party that desires to become leadership in the globalist agenda. Many of us, as Christians, understand what some of this means because we have a unique advantage, we know how this story ends."

Oct. 4, 2020

Metabolic Inflexibility Is Key Risk Factor for COVID-19 - Analysis by Dr. Joseph Mercola  - "While SARS-CoV-2 is a rampant virus that can cause severe problems in vulnerable individuals, the real pandemic — the underlying cause that makes people susceptible to complications from the infection in the first place — is poor metabolic health.

Aside from old age, obesity has been identified as one of the primary risk factors for being hospitalized with COVID-19 — doubling the risk of hospitalization in patients under the age of 60 in one study.  One hypothesis for why obesity is worsening COVID-19 has to do with the fact that obesity causes chronic inflammation. Having more proinflammatory cytokines in circulation increases your risk of experiencing a cytokine storm.

Insulin resistance is another top risk factor for COVID-19 that worsens outcomes and increases your risk of death.  There are five primary parameters of metabolic health: waist circumference, insulin sensitivity, blood pressure, and triglyceride and HDL levels. Having three or more abnormal parameters is indicative of metabolic syndrome."

Oct. 3, 2020

Being a Night Owl Could Be Making You Sick  - "Early to bed and early to rise is not just a saying — living by that rule could greatly improve your health.

People who go to bed early are more likely to be in better health and more physically active compared to night owls, according to a study conducted by the University of Leicester and the University of South Australia.

Researchers studied the bedtime preferences of people with Type 2 diabetes, identifying a connection between bedtimes and healthy, active lifestyles. Type 2 diabetes is largely the result of excess body weight and physical inactivity, and 463 million people around the world have diabetes — a statistic that is expected to rise to 700 million by 2040.

The study found that people who went to bed late and got up late have an excessively sedentary lifestyle and low levels of physical activity, which puts their health at greater risk.

'There is a massive need for large-scale interventions to help people with diabetes initiate, maintain and achieve the benefits of an active lifestyle,' said lead researcher Dr. Joseph Henson from the University of Leicester. 'For people who prefer to go to bed later and get up later, this is even more important, with our research showing that night owls exercise 56% less than their early bird counterparts.'

Exercise is crucial for people with diabetes, as it helps to maintain a healthy weight and blood pressure, as well as reducing the risk of heart disease, Henson said. The study found that people who went to bed late and got up late have an excessively sedentary lifestyle and low levels of physical activity, which puts their health at greater risk."

Source: Newswise Sept. 21, 2020

Oct. 3, 2020

Trump 'resting comfortably' at Walter Reed Medical Center where he will receive treatment for 'few days' after testing positive for COVID-19 and developing a fever and cough  - "Out of an abundance of caution, and at the recommendation of his physician and medical experts, the President will be working from the presidential offices at Walter Reed for the next few days," the White House said in a statement. 

The president will remain at the military hospital at the advice of doctors and plans to undergo additional testing, though it is unclear which tests he'll be given. He is not in serious condition and plans to work from an executive office suite inside the hospital facility, the White House said."

COMMENTARY:  The effect this will have on voters in the coming presidential election is unclear.  However, we can continue to pray for Trump and trust that Our Lord will continue to protect him, and guide him to accomplish His Holy Will.
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Sept. 28, 2020

State Mike Pompeo Won’t Be Meeting With Pope Francis  - "The Vatican reportedly has told U.S. diplomats the Holy Father preferred not to meet the Trump administration’s top diplomat in order not to be seen INFLUENCING the U.S. presidential election.

The article, published in First Things, was a clear call to the Vatican that it should not renew the controversial accord, which it looks set to do next month.

Pompeo noted that since the agreement was signed, Catholics and other religious followers in China have not been shielded from the “depredations” of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) whose “horrific treatment of Christians” has worsened. 

...Massimo Franco of the Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera observed that Pompeo’s article “touched a nerve” in the Vatican and drew attention to “what are in fact weak points in this pontificate’s international strategy.”..

The U.S. secretary of state was also not alone in being refused a meeting with the Pope Francis this month. Cardinal Joseph Zen Ze-kiun, a strong critic of the Vatican’s approach to Beijing, also was denied a private audience at the end of last week, despite making a short visit to Rome specifically to meet him. "

COMMENTARY:  Why wouldn't the Vatican want to "influence" the presidential election?  Why wouldn't Pope Francis want a pro-life leader like Trump as President, versus a pro-death leader like Biden?  The answer is Francis favors the Left, and therefore lacks charity and is very judgmental when it comes to meeting with good people like Trump and Cardinal Zen. 

Trump has his character flaws, like the rest of us, but he can be excused because he is at times misinformed.  Although Trump has a tendency to exaggerate, Biden outright lies as shown in the below article.

Therefore, it is easy to conclude that Pope Francis is not a good Shepherd and faces a severe judgement when his time on this earth is up:

"Horribly and speedily will he appear to you: for a most severe judgment shall be for them that bear rule.  For to him that is little, mercy is granted: but the mighty shall be mightily tormented.  For God will not except any man's person, neither will he stand in awe of any man's greatness: for he made the little and the great, and he hath equally care of all.  But a greater punishment is ready for the more mighty.  To you, therefore, O kings, are these my words, that you may learn wisdom, and not fall from it."
(Wisdom 6:6-10)

Oct. 2, 2020

President Trump Announces He and First Lady Melania Have Tested Positive for Coronavirus (Update: Melania Says “We Are Feeling Good)  - "President Trump announced early Friday that he and First Lady Melania tested positive for the COVID-19 China coronavirus. The announcement came just hours after news broke that close presidential aide Hope Hicks tested positive for the virus on Thursday after presenting symptoms 

Wednesday night while on a campaign trip to Duluth, Minnesota with the President. Hicks was reportedly quarantined on Air Force One for the return trip to D.C.  “Tonight, the First Lady and I tested positive for COVID-19. We will begin our quarantine and recovery process immediately. We will get through this TOGETHER!”

COMMENTARY:  Trump's enemies, and there are many in the Democrat Party and in the news media, will of course rejoice at this news.  However, that may backfire due to the compassion many other Americans will express for their President who has already suffered a lot from hate filled individuals.
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Oct. 2, 2020

Photos show President Trump, first lady Melania and aide Hope Hicks over the last 5 days  - "In five days, President Donald Trump has traveled to four states, held several campaign events and participated in the first presidential debate against Democratic nominee Joe Biden.  On Thursday, Hope Hicks, one of President Trump’s closest aides, tested positive for COVID-19. Later on Thursday night, the president and first lady Melania Trump began quarantining and underwent testing. Early Friday morning, President Trump announced he and the first lady had tested positive for COVID-19."

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Oct. 1, 2020

Viganò: Biden win would create new ally for apocalyptic ‘dictatorship of the New World Order’  -  "The exiled archbishop believes that he has 'an interpretive key to understanding the events that we are living through.'It appears today that the Holy See is being assaulted by enemy forces. I speak as a Bishop, as a Successor of the Apostles. The silence of the shepherds is deafening and upsetting. 

Some bishops even prefer to support the New World Order, aligning themselves with the positions of Bergoglio and Cardinal Parolin who, as a frequenter of the Bilderberg Club, has slavishly submitted to its diktats, like so many politicians as well as the mainstream media."

COMMENTARY:  The disgraceful acts of Pope Francis are more and more coming to light.  We need to wake up our shepherds or we will be experiencing some very dangerous times.  
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Oct. 1, 2020

Vatican’s former doctrine chief: US election will decide if ‘democracy’ or ‘dictatorship’ leads world  - "Cardinal Gerhard Müller warned the faithful to consider the 'deeper dimensions of what is at stake at this moment in world history, rather than offering a judgment based on subjective sensibilities and ideological preferences. 

“Three points are decisive in the upcoming elections,” Müller summarized. “First, the ‘yes’ to life against abortion, second, freedom of religion against the mainstreaming of gender ideology, and third, the mission of the United States to defend democracy and human rights against dictatorships.”  

Former Vice President Joe Biden is campaigning on a plan to enshrine virtually-unlimited abortion into federal law at taxpayer expense. By contrast, Trump has worked to oppose federal funding of abortion and the abortion industry, including restoring and expanding the Mexico City Policy (which bars foreign aid to abortion groups), excluded organizations involved in abortion from family planning funds, and endorsed legislation to fully defund Planned Parenthood and ban late-term abortion."

COMMENTARY:  The choice is very clear.  A vote for Biden is a vote for the continued brutal murders of the unborn.  A vote for Trump is a vote for freedom from a dictatorship, the freedom to live for many of the unborn, and the destruction of the New World Order.  
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Sept, 30, 2020

Fox’s Chris Wallace slammed for anti-Trump bias in first Trump-Biden debate  - "One of Wallace’s own Fox colleagues, Brian Kilmeade, complained about Wallace giving Biden a longer leash than Trump.While reviews for both President Donald Trump’s and former Vice President Joe Biden’s performances in Wednesday night’s first presidential debate are largely negative, much of conservatives’ ire was focused on the apparent pro-Biden bias of the moderator, Fox News anchor Chris Wallace.  The debate (video, transcript) was a raucous affair, with Wallace frequently interjecting to try to get the candidates to stop talking over each other. Amid it all, though, many identified numerous instances of Wallace going well beyond that."

COMMENTARY:  Wallace had a hard time controlling Trump, but although at times he did lean towards the Left, overall, he appeared to try and be fair.  At any rate, I do not think he hurt Trump.
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Sept. 29, 2020

Debate Recap: Trump Wins, Biden Doesn't Faint, Chris Wallace Goes Down Hard "President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden went head-to-head on Tuesday night, and moderator Chris Wallace got knocked out. Wallace seemed to push left-wing talking points to help Biden and hurt Trump, but both candidates talked over him. 

Trump and Biden brought out the fisticuffs and both got in a few good hits. Biden stumbled but he did not come across as a bumbling fool.  While Trump and Biden both went on the offensive, Trump got in more clear statements and Biden came across as shifty, especially on packing the Supreme Court.  Wallace asked Biden if he would support expanding the Supreme Court to more than nine justices, noting that Democrats brought up the issue first. 

Biden refused to answer the question, and Trump pressed him.  When Trump pressed him, “Why aren’t you going to answer that question?” Biden shot back, “Would you shut up, man?”  After Trump asked, “Who is on your list, Joe?” Biden responded by saying, “This is so presidential.”  Not only did Biden dodge the question, but he lost his cool about the issue, and then accused his opponent of being unpresidential right after he said, “Would you shut up, man?”

COMMENTARY: When we let our emotions dictate our ability to reason we are going to end up with an incomplete assessment of the subject at hand.  Therefore, although a Trump supporter, I do not feel Trump did well in the debate.  He appeared tired and unprepared for Biden's attacks and responses, and came across as very nervous.    

Biden, to his credit, was well prepared.  Outwardly he came across as more calm and dignified.  His responses to Trump's attacks were very clear, even if some were incomplete.  However, those devoted to the teachings of CHRIST could easily see his true character.

“Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, you hypocrites. You are like whitewashed tombs, which appear beautiful on the outside, but inside are full of dead men’s bones and every kind of filth.

Even so, on the outside you appear righteous, but inside you are filled with hypocrisy and evildoing."
(Matthew 23:27-28)

Sadly, Trump at times appeared to be more concerned with attacking Biden than he was in clearly defending his record of accomplishments. 

His outstanding work in the pro-life area and his three nominations for the Nobel Peace Prize clearly confirm he is recognized as a great leader, however these topics were not brought up and most likely will be discussed in the future debates.  

Biden called Trump a "clown" but this attack on Trump's character was not responded to by Trump, as it should have been.  Biden's statement that Trump said "Americans who died in war are 'losers’ and ‘suckers' " was simply denied by Trump with no further explanation.  That lie came from an unknown source and was never confirmed.  It should have never been used by Biden.  

Biden also twisted Kellyanne Conway's remark when she stated "the more violence erupts, the better it is for Trump’s re-election prospects," and he attacked Trump for not "wanting to clam things down," although Trump has worked hard to convince Democrat governors to stop the violence in their states, and his offers to help were refused by them.  

Biden also unfairly blamed trump for the deaths resulting from the Chinese virus.  In addition, he blamed Trump for the hard hit the virus had on our economy, although no reasonable person would blame Trump for the virus or for the resulting recession.  In these areas, Biden lost credibility.  

But the bottom line is Trump lost his composure, did not act presidential, and let his emotions get away from him.  However, hopefully he learned his lession and will redeem himself in the two future debates.  

Unfortunately, Trump was either unaware or forgot these warnings from JESUS:

"Behold I send you as sheep in the midst of wolves.  Be ye therefore wise as serpents and simple as doves."
[Matthew 10:16]

As a side note, although not expected since his political opinions often lean towards the Left, Chris Wallace, overall, did a good job as moderator. 
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Sept. 30, 2020

Regarding Who Won the First Debate, Telemundo's Poll Offered Some Very Bad News for Joe Biden  - "While many noted how the first debate went off the rails between President Trump and Joe Biden, Hispanic voters overwhelmingly picked Trump as the winner. In fact, Trump crushed Biden 66/34 regarding who they think won the first duel."

Sept. 29, 2020

Cardinal Burke: Joe Biden is not a Catholic in ‘good standing’, should not receive Communion  - "ROME, Italy  - Cardinal Raymond Burke stated that Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is “not a Catholic in good standing” because of his support for abortion and, consequently, he “should not approach to receive Holy Communion.”   “I don’t understand why Catholics who are involved in politics can’t get this straight in their heads, but they should,” said Burke during a Sept. 28 interview with Thomas McKenna of Catholic Action for Faith and Family. The Cardinal made the comment while responding to a direct question about Biden’s pro-abortion activism and voting record."

COMMENTARY:  Joe Biden is filled with the grave sin of PRIDE.  It shows up in his behavior and appearance.  He talks down to people he disagrees with and therefore is unfit to hold any type of government office.  No true Catholic should vote for him.  
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 September 29, 2020

Pope ‘too busy’ to see Cdl. Zen during 120 hours he was allowed to leave Hong Kong  - "VATICAN CITYCardinal Joseph Zen flew to Rome last week, hoping to deliver a letter to Pope Francis in person, but the Holy Father was “too busy” to receive him.  The 88-year-old Chinese cardinal had been permitted by the Chinese civil authorities to remain outside Hong Kong only 120 hours. Thus, the Bishop Emeritus of Hong Kong was disappointed in his quest to ask the pontiff personally for a new ordinary to lead the Catholic Church in the Beijing-controlled territory.   

“It’s more than one and a half years that we have no bishop,” Cardinal Zen told the National Catholic Register (NCR) in Rome.  “And now the whole atmosphere is very much political, so I would like to remind the Holy Father that we really need a bishop who is a good shepherd for the flock.”

COMMENTARY:  The lack of charity displayed by Pope Francis is a great scandal.  He has a habit of doing this to people he disagrees with, but will always find time to meet with people who share his views, even if they are morally corrupt.    However, to act in such an uncharitable way to an 88 year old devout Cardinal is a disgrace to his Holy Office.  Although Pope Francis at times can give inspiriting sermons, he also can be led by the devil on other occasions.  
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COMMENTARY: Yes Francis, that is true. The Left is always looking for "new ways" to slander people, change history and traditions, weaken or destroy the family, kill and murder the unborn, and tell lies to the general public.  
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EDUCATION  - 



COMMENTARY:  While it is true President Trump has character flaws, it is also true he has become a great leader who has done a lot of good for our country.  He has many enemies and among them are many in the news media who are totally against him and therefore tell lies, slander him, and only print negative, "fake" news about him.  Therefore, it is good to visit the White House website and become informed as to the truth. 
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"I ADORE THEE, O MY SAVIOR, PRESENT HERE AS GOD AND MAN, IN SOUL AND BODY, IN TRUE FLESH AND BLOOD."

-----St. JOHN HENRY NEWMAN

Please note:  If you are not able to go to a place that provides for Adoration, it is also beneficial to use the above online link.  The following is an excellent little book that will help you understand Adoration, and also includes some beautiful prayers:
 
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It is from the Saint Joseph Adoration Monastery and used by The Poor Clares of Perpetual Adoration.  It is available through Amazon and costs around $20.
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NOTE:  Due to their importance, some of the below links will remain posted until after the Presidential election, and others will remain permanently posted.  Based upon the evidence as shown in some of the below links, unless we change, we will experience a severe Chastisement that can be lessened with our prayers, but not eliminated.  The Corona Virus is a sample of what lies ahead for us.  
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"It is a characteristic of any decaying civilization that the great masses of the people are unaware of the tragedy.  

Humanity in a crises is generally insensitive to the gravity of the times in which it lives.  Men do not want to believe their own times are wicked, partly because they have no standard outside of themselves by which to measure their times.  If there is no fixed concept of justice, how shall men know it is violated?

Only those who live by faith really know what is happening in the world; the great masses without faith are unconscious of the destructive processes going on, because they have lost the vision of the heights from which they have fallen." 
---Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen

"The work of the devil will creep even into the Church in such a way that cardinals will be opposed to other cardinals, and bishops against bishops.  The priests who venerate me, will be despised and hindered by their brethren...the Church will be full of those who ACCEPT COMPROMISES."
---Our Lady of Akita


“Before Christ’s second coming the Church must pass through a final trial that will shake the faith of many believers… in the form of a religious deception which will be one of apostasy.”
― Catechism of the Catholic Church #675


"We are now standing in the face of the greatest historical confrontation humanity has gone through.  I do not think that wide circles of American society or wide circles of the Christian community realize this fully.  We are now facing the FINAL confrontation between the Church and the anti-Church, of the Gospel versus the anti-Gospel."  
----Pope John Paul II

Three Days of Darkness By the Prophets And Our Times - What To Do During the 3 Days of Darkness For Protection? ... We will mention only two: those of Blessed Anna-Maria Taigi and Padre Pio.

Padre Pio: "Satan Will Come to Rule a False Church" - "Padre Pio told Father Amorth: "Satan has been introduced into the bosom of the Church and he will within a very short time come to rule a false Church."  Amorth says that Padre Pio was "really tormented" by one issue that is "the great apostasy within the Church."



COMMENTARY:  This does not mean that the current pope, (Pope Francis) is the Anti-Christ in disguise.  It appears to be very likely that because Francis has opened the door to a vastly more confused, liberal  Church where all kinds of divisions are taking place, he has set the stage for Satan's rule at some point in the future.   
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"Archbishop Viganò tells of a “project” that “goes back centuries”—“in particular, to the creation in the middle of the 1700s of Freemasonry.” This “very deceptive” plot against the Church included some of her own senior members.  “This is described in the book Infiltration by Dr. Taylor Marshall, so you may find some indication of this process there,” says the Archbishop. 

He is referring to the bestselling book which argues that, “for over a century, the organizers of Freemasonry, Liberalism, and Modernism infiltrated the Catholic Church in order to change her doctrine, her liturgy, and her mission from something supernatural to something secular.”  Viganò believes that this process of infiltration “became strikingly evident in modern times,” and that we are now witnessing the “triumph of a 60-year-old plan” to revolutionize the Church with “a Jesuit on the See of Peter.” 

As Viganò recalls, many key Vatican II revolutionaries were Jesuits who maneuvered to replace the council’s prepared schema with ones they had drawn up. Most prominent among them was Fr. Karl Rahner, S.J., frequently touted as the council’s most important ideologue."

DANGEROUS TIMES ARE HERE NOW  -  "The character of heretics of latter days. He exhorts Timothy to constancy. Of the great profit of the knowledge of the scriptures."


Garabandal 
 
"The WARNING"  shall be like a revelation of our sins.  Those who believe as well as those who do not and persons irrespective of their religion will see it and experience (feel) it. 

Conchita's Responses (excerpts):

"The CHASTISEMENT," if we do not change, will be horrible as WE DESERVE.  We saw it (Loli, Jacinta and me), but we cannot say what it consists of, because I do not have the Virgin's permission...

If I am in a convent...the Virgin will tell me how to announce The MIRACLE* eight days in advance...

*Footnote:  "A miracle is to occur in Garabandal within 12 months after The Warning... It will be on a Thursday at 8:30 p.m. on a feast-day of a martyred Saint for the Eucharist ...( not a feast-day of Our Lady or Our Lord) ... it will happen in the month of April... between the 7th and the 17th of the month but not the 7th or the 17th... it will be seen by looking up over the area of the Pines and will be visible from all the surrounding mountainside which will serve as a "natural" amphitheater. (Note: millions of people could easily fit around the mountain area.) The sick will be cured...the unbelievers will be converted..."

Conchita (continued):  "The Warning" will be recognized and accepted by the world as a sign coming directly from God. 

In a location, the only one I had with Him  (Jesus), Our Lord told me that Russia would be converted.  

"The SIGN" that shall remain forever at the Pines (near the village) on the day of "The Miracle" one shall be able to photograph, televise and see.  But one will not be able to touch it.  One shall see that this is not something that is from the world, but from God.

Regarding her Son's Church and of the Popes, the Virgin said in 1962 that there would be only TWO popes after His Holiness Paul VI.*  But this did not mean the world would end after these two popes."  

*Footnote: "Conchita said later that there would be THREE popes, but the Blessed Virgin doesn't count one."

Conchita (continued):  "She likes it very much that we work to disseminate (spread) her message.  That is what Our Lady desires.  But she wants us to obey the Church and that will give more glory to God.  She will grant us the time for the message to be disseminated with the Church's permission." 

BRUTAL: Resurfaced Video of Joe Biden Should Destroy His Campaign  - READER'S COMMENTS: "This is BAD for Joe Biden. If the media actually covered the race fairly, Joe would have probably dropped out by now...Shame on him, liar never apologizing for PLAGIARISM.  Maybe he can't find an apology speech to plagiarize. Everything he says is hateful lies, deceit."


WORKING WITH SATAN - The devil is using the DEMOCRATIC PARTY to destroy America - 

"The time has come to acknowledge spiritual realities: The devil is using the Democratic Party to try to destroy America. If we don’t awaken, our children will soon awaken in a nation unrecognizable to us today."

COMMENTARY:  There is no question the devil is greatly influencing politicians in the Democracy Party.  It is confirmed by their lies and hypocrisy, their approval of the "right to kill" unborn human beings up to, and even after birth, their approval of homosexual marriage, and the often rude and vulgar language in which they voice their distorted and biased opinions. 
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WORDS OF ENCOURAGEMENT The Virgin Mary instructs us to persevere Every pain has its end and then life in freedom begins there where all of my children come – where everything is returned. My children, your battle is difficult.  It will be even more difficult, but you follow my example. Pray for the strength of faith; trust in the love of the Heavenly Father. I am with you. I am manifesting myself to you. I am encouraging you.  With immeasurable motherly love I am caressing your souls."

"Montfort explains that in the days leading to the Antichrist, a powerful group will emerge from among the clergy which, through their  devotion to Mary, will be granted special powers to fight Satan..."


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"BE NOT AFRAID"
John 6:20

"Of what should we be afraid?  Our captain on this battlefield is Christ Jesus.  We have discovered what we have to do. 

Christ has bound our enemies for us and weakened them that they cannot overcome us unless we so choose to let them.  So we must fight courageously and mark ourselves with the sign of the most Holy Cross." 
---St Catherine of Siena

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"The Sacred Heart (also known as the Sacred Heart of Jesus) has one of the deepest meanings in the Roman Catholic practice. The symbol represents Jesus Christ’s actual heart as His love for all of humanity. The Sacred Heart can be depicted a few different ways.  The most common depiction is of the heart has a circle of thorns that represent the crown of thorns that was placed on Jesus’ head. It also may have a cross, which represents the Crucifixion. Other symbols may have a flame or light surrounding it, which signifies the divine light of love. You will mostly see the Sacred Heart in a portrait of Jesus Christ.  -  Also included in website is:  History of the Sacred Heart..."

COMMENTARY:  Devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus, through the Immaculate Heart of Mary, is the best way to counter the grave sins that exist in today's corrupt world.  
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"Our Lord Jesus Christ appeared to St. Margaret Mary - between 1673-1675. Among the words spoken to her, she heard Jesus make 12 promises to those who would respond to the pleading of His Heart and make an effort to return His love.  St. Margaret Mary once said, 

"I do not know of any other exercise in the spiritual life that is more calculated to raise a soul in a short amount of time to the height of perfection and to make it taste the true sweetness to be found in the service of Jesus Christ.'”

"Love not the world, nor the things which are in the world. If any man love the world, the charity of the Father is not in him.  For all that is in the world, is the concupiscence of the flesh, & the concupiscence of the eyes, and the pride of life, which is not of the Father, but is of the world."
(Romans 1:25-32)

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"Therese Neumann was a German stigmatist and mystic, who for many years did not sleep and lived without food or liquids except for the daily Eucharist.

When asked by an American GI if the United States would ever be destroyed or invaded in a war, her answer was: "No, but at the end of this century America will be destroyed economically by a  SERIES of NATURAL DISASTERS." 

COMMENTARY:  Therese Neumann speaks of a SERIES of natural disasters, not just a few, because many people will remain unrepentant or show no sorrow for their sins.  They will not even recognize that they are SINNERS and/or be indifferent to the fact they are LIVING IN SIN.
  
It is therefore not good enough for us just to pray for the virus to END, we must above all, first be SORRY for our sins.  For Catholics, that means going to Confession when possible.  

The chastisements in the form of natural disasters, will continue in our country until we are brought to our knees and pray for God's forgiveness and again strive to become "one nation under God, with liberty and justice for all." 
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Fatima seer Lucia believed USA would become Communist without Marian consecration of Russia - ‘Looking into the official agenda of Black Lives Matter, one can easily detect the Marxist anti-family and LGBT ideology of this movement’  - “What Our Lady wants is that the Pope and all the bishops in the world shall consecrate Russia to her Immaculate Heart on one special day. If this is done, she will convert Russia and there will be peace. If it is not done, the errors of Russia will spread through every country in the world.”  “Does this mean,” Walsh then asked, “in your opinion, that every country, without exception, will be overcome by Communism?” And Sister Lucia answered: “Yes.

COMMENTARY: The bishops of the U.S. & Canada did consecrate their countries to the care of our Blessed Mother under the title “Mary, Mother of the Church” on May 1, 2020, but did not consecrate Russia to her Immaculate Heart.  This may be because they were not aware it should be done or the necessity of it was not made clear to them.   However, Trump is trying to make sure we do not adapt socialist policies.  
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A CLIMATE OF VIOLENCE   -  - Speech of Mother Teresa of Calcutta to the National Prayer Breakfast, Washington, DC, February 3, 1994 - 

"Any country that accepts abortion is not teaching its people to love, but to use any violence to get what they want. This is why THE GREATEST DESTROYER OF LOVE AND PEACE IS ABORTION."  
---Mother Teresa

COMMENTARY: When you give your approval to murder an unborn human being through an abortion (as those in the U.S.  Democratic Party do), you are approving of using VIOLENCE to destroy a human life (Bill & Hillary Clinton were present at this prayer meeting and ignored what Mother Teresa said about abortion).  Therefore, they, and the vast majority of Democrats are greatly contributing to the climate of violence we are experiencing in the United States.  
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"Know also this, that, in the last days, shall come DANGEROUS times.  Men shall be lovers of themselves, covetous, haughty, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, ungrateful, wicked, without affection, without peace, slanderers, incontinent, unmerciful, without kindness, traitors, stubborn, puffed up, and lovers of pleasures more than of God: Having an APPEARANCE indeed of godliness, but denying the power thereof.  Now these AVOID."  2 Timothy 3:1-5

"Woe to you that call evil good, and good evil: that put darkness for light, and light for darkness: that put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter." 

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