What is one to say of our Prime Minister – or Prime Minstrel, as he has been dubbed – prancing around in blackface, curiously downplayed by the CBC and other Liberal-friendly media to perhaps the ontologically more accurate, yet morally slightly less damning, ‘brownface’ in media reports? Yet there really is no real way to mitigate this. Recall, this is our Prime Minister, and not all that long ago, covered head to toe in blackface.
Mark Steyn and Father Raymond de Souza do what they might, but no explanation will ever really plumb the depths of such a malformed conscience as
This memorial of the Guardian Angels goes back to the year 1500, the very dawn of the Protestant ‘Reformation’, seventeen years before Luther would pin his theses to the church door at Wittenburg on All Hallow’s Eve; Luther, Calvin and company may have rejected the Mass and their priesthood, but they still believed in angels. Some saints, such as Rita of Cascia, could see their angels, who would disappear if they – that is, the would-be saint – committed a fault, and reappear upon repentance. If we had but eyes to see…
Our belief in angelic ministers may be traced to
While peak cycle wasn’t expected to kick in until Saturday’s “Scarlet Bowl,” as ever, the Pope has his ways of upending things.