Catholic Perspective

The Heroic Virtues of Jacinta and Francisco

Francisco and Jacinta Marto are the youngest non-martyred children ever to be beatified. They were raised to the honor of the altars not simply because they saw Our Lady but also because they generously heeded her call to prayer, penance, … Continue reading

Why Do People Do Such Barbarous Things?

Hardly a day passes when some barbarous act does not jump to the headlines. Barbarous—there is no other word to describe these vile deeds. Thus, whether it be the sadistic torturing, terrorist beheadings, mass shootings or truck ramming murder sprees … Continue reading

What Can We Expect for 2017?

As we enter 2017, many people are still recovering from the stress and drama of 2016. From a political, social and religious standpoint, 2016 was a year of unexpected and unimaginable turmoil. The year brought us to the edge of … Continue reading

Why We Stop for Christmas

It is Christmas time, and the world stops for a brief moment. It does not stop long because there are too many important things to be done to waste on festive and unproductive folly. It can only be a short … Continue reading

Annum Ingressi Apostolic Letter of Pope Leo XIII

On the occasion of his twenty-fifth year of Apostolic Ministry, Pope Leo XIII exhorts the Princes of the Church in their duty to defend the Kingdom of God upon earth, namely the Church. How the enemies of the Church have subjected Her to godless attacks be it during the Reformation, Age of Enlightenment, through Materialism, the destruction of marriage and family morality, class struggle, anarchy, Freemasonry, atheists and countless others. He shows how the only remedy for these disorders is a return to Christianity. But the return to Christianity will not be efficacious and complete if it does not restore the world to a sincere love of the One Holy Catholic and Apostolic Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ, its Divine Founder. Continue reading

The Little Number of Those Who Are Saved

EXCERPT FROM A SERMON BY SAINT LEONARD OF PORT MAURICE It is not vain curiosity but salutary precaution to proclaim from the height of the pulpit certain truths which serve wonderfully to contain the indolence of libertines. They are always … Continue reading

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