Tag Archives: Christendom

Christian Politics and Catholic Ireland

Why the Christian Politics of Catholic Ireland were not ‘fascist’ and infinitely preferable to today’s creeping secular fascism …

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Patrick Pearse and Bachmann Turner Overdrive

Why Patrick Pearse, of the 1916 Easter Rising, is weeping at Bachmann Turner Overdrive …

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On Christendom — and Europe and the Faith by Hilaire Belloc

First part of an introduction to Hilaire Belloc’s classic text Europe and the Faith, broken down into sections with long passages quoted.

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Feast of St. Ignatius of Loyola

A short introduction to the life and spirituality of St. Ignatius of Loyola for the day of his Feast.

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Joan of Arc by Hilaire Belloc (Review)

Of Christendom and Catholic France: Hilaire Belloc’s beautiful and poetic Joan of Arc …

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Monarchy – A Study of Louis XIV by Hilaire Belloc (Review)

A detailed review of Hilaire Belloc’s classic work on Monarchy – A Study of Louis XIV. It is also a book about Catholic France, Christendom and Capitalism – and ultimately Counter Revolution …

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Life of Pope Pius IX – Ch. 9: ‘A Prisoner of the Vatican’

This ninth and final chapter of the life of Pope Pius IX covers the twilight years of Christendom and of Pope Pius IX where he regarded himself as a ’prisoner of the Vatican.’

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Life of Pope Pius IX – Ch 8: The Seizure of Rome and the Last Stand of the Papal Zouaves

This eighth chapter of the life of Pope Pius IX covers the seizure of Rome, the last stand of the Papal Zouaves and Christendom betrayed.

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Life of Pope Pius IX Ch 1: Early Years in Christendom Despoiled

This first chapter of this life of Pope Pius IX examines the early years of the future pope -amidst a Christendom despoiled by revolution.

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Dom Prosper Guéranger and the Catholic Counter Revolution

Gary Potter provides a rich, evocative and important sketch of both Dom Prosper Guéranger and the Catholic Counter Revolution in which he was situated in Nineteenth Century France.

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Christendom and the Dictatorship of Relativism

Benedict XVI saw how we are building a dictatorship of relativism, with a measure so very different to that of Christendom …

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Christendom and the ‘Integral Substance of the Eucharistic Mystery’

Benedict XVI saw the ‘Integral Substance of the Eucharistic Mystery’ at the heart of Christendom.

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Essays of a Catholic: A Fine Introduction to Hilaire Belloc (Review)

These essays from the great Catholic thinker Hilaire Belloc offer an exceptional introduction to his thinking – as well as a somber review of the fall of Christendom.

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Pope Leo XIII, Pope Francis, Masonic Lobbies – and Christendom

Pope Francis’s recent mention of Masonic Lobbies is only testimony to an ongoing problem that Popes have written of since the Nineteenth Century: the destruction of Christendom.

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Hilaire Belloc on Catholic Ireland and Protestant England

Hilaire Belloc writes acutely about the history of Catholic Ireland and the Protestant English.

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Timothy T. O’Donnell: Swords Around the Cross (Review)

Ireland, O Ireland! Here is a fine book about Catholic Ireland, the Catholic Faith and Christendom – from Timothy T. O’Donnell of Christendom College.

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The Pope’s Legion by Charles A. Coulombe (Review)

The Pope’s Legion: Charles A. Coulombe writing about the Sixties – a very different Sixties …

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