Cardinal News: Burke banished, Wuerl wins, Kasper caves (on public adultery). Meanwhile, the 'Godmother of Punk" and Sister Cristina get invited by the Pope to come and perform at the Vatican. In heaven's name, what is going on in Rome!
Chris Ferrara vs. Mark Shea: The AOTM Pregame Show
Michael Matt interviews Chris Ferrara moments before the AOTM's "Great Debate of 2016". Has the Catholic Church abandoned her defined dogma on the necessity of Baptism and membership in the Catholic Church? Does the divine commission still apply, that we must go forth to make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and the Holy Ghost?
The Chartres Pilgrimage begins with the TLM in the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris. For this Mass was this cathedral built. 10,000 traditional Catholics prepare to walk 70 miles to Chartres for the honor and glory of God and love for His Mother. MJM
Father continues his series on the traditional teaching and understanding of Scripture's most fundamental lessons. This week we learn all about the many different epiphanies of Christ which are celebrated during Christmastide, and how they reflect the foundational elements of salvation history.
Did Pope Francis get the Church's teaching on Confession wrong? Sunday Sermons from South St. Paul tackles the question. Plus, did the Risen Christ appear to Mary first? Why did He not admonish the Apostles in the Upper Room for abandoning Him on Calvary? What can we learn about Doubting Thomas, mercy and the establishment of Sacred Tradition?