"...if we look through Europe we shall find on the whole
that just those nations and countries have lost their faith
in the divinity of Christ, who have given up devotion to
Card. Newman REAL
"How I hate this folly of not believing in the Eucharist,
etc.! If the gospel be true, if Jesus Christ be God, what
difficulty is there?"
"Socialists, Communists and Nihilists...strive to uproot
the foundations of civilized society."
Pope Leo XIII
is committed, not merely by setting up false gods, but also
by setting up false devils; by making men afraid of war or
alcohol, or economic law, when they should be afraid of
spiritual corruption and cowardice."
one can be, at the same time, a sincere Catholic and a true
Pope Pius XI
WHAT IS AGAINST TRUTH CANNOT BE JUST.
"Whatever a man seeks, honors, or exalts more than God,
that is the god of his idolatry"
"Individual liberty, freed from all bonds and all laws, all
objective and social values, is in reality only a
Pope Pius XIII
"To understand how indispensable the Eucharist is to the
practice of Christian chastity is to understand the meaning
of Christianity. When Christ told us, "Without me, you can
do nothing," He meant this to be taken literally. Without
the constant help of His grace to enlighten our darkened
minds and strengthen our weak wills, all the moral precepts
of the New Testament are so much pious rhetoric or
Fr John Hardon
"Accumulating knowledge is a form of avarice and lends
itself to another version of the Midas story ...man [is] so
avid for knowledge that everything that he touches turns to
facts; his faith becomes theology; his love becomes
lechery; his wisdom becomes science; pursuing meaning, he
"Now, tell me whether, when you enter church to hear Mass,
you thoroughly well consider that you are going up as it
were to Calvary, to be present at the death of the
Redeemer... Wickedness is hideous at any time, and in any
place; but sins committed during the time of Mass, and
before the altar, draw down after them the curse of God."
St. Leonard-Port Maurice
"Paganism is as old as human history. In one sentence,
paganism is a culture of untruth."
Fr John Hardon S.J.
"That the State must be separated from the Church is a
thesis absolutely false, a most pernicious error."
Pope St. Pius X,Vehementor Nos
"The truth does not change according to our ability to