The above-named essay, bearing the subtitle, “Mysticism and Human Calculations”, appeared in the June 2015 newsletter of the Catholic community of Vocogno, in the Diocese of Novara, Italy.
We republish the same essay here, below, in English, thanks to (more…)
The above political motto of the great martyr and regenerator of Ecuador, President Gabriel Garcia Moreno, rings today truer & needier than ever.
It is a motto also that encapsulates Moreno’s personal rule, that men who aspire to be saints can make their own, editing it in order to rule their own state in life and spiritual temperament.
(Click here to edit this document for oneself.)
It is practically unthinkable that Pope Francis (more…)
The following article, written 26 years ago this spring, is still as fresh as a daisy in its valuable lessons.
An Avoidable Tragedy by Eric de Saventhem
Or, “Object lessons to avert artificial estrangements that can last a millennium”.
The essay appeared originally in the April (more…)
by Roberto de Mattei – Rorate Caeli (January 14, 2015)
NCCL takes the liberty (more…)
Read the admittedly stern words of an holy Father & Prophet to the Bishops of America only 75 years ago (tomorrow), and see if his prophetic warnings have not come to pass practically verbatim.
[ … ] 18. Not with the conquest of material space does one approach to God, (more…)
Yes, if Pope Leo XIII will have anything to say about it yet.
[image is of Columbus (left) in the chapel, at the altar – Alcazar, Seville]