Sungenis and the Jews

Catholic apologist Robert Sungenis writes to Cardinal Levada, disturbed at some statements in the official United States Catholic Catechism for Adults. He assumes the “recognitio” by the Vatican is a preliminary step that would precede a doctrinal review of the text. In fact, that doctrinal review took place, and is the basis for the “recognitio.”…

Catholic Liturgy Battles

Some things from Fr. John Z. Canadian Catholics have been using the NRSV for many years; the Vatican has now given final approval to their practice. American Catholics, meanwhile, are forbidden from using it, and must suffer through the abominable New American Bible. Archbishop Pilarczyk of Cincinnati is adding layers of requirements to priests who…

Frank Beckwith on Catholic Answers

James White takes note of Frank Beckwith’s appearance on Catholic Answers. I listened in to the recording. Beckwith does a lot of squirming when asked if he has “developed a love of Mary.” He says he hasn’t prayed the rosary–even though he was raised as a Catholic and has been back about 4 1/2 months…