Papal documents of St. Pius X

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Have you read any of these important papal documents of St. Pius X lately?

Who is "in" and who is "out"?

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The LCWR was given 5 years (starting in 2012) to implement a reform and thereby conform itself which Church doctrine and morals. What have been the results of this reform and how has the treatment of the LCWR differed from than the SSPX?

Signum magnum: Mass of the Assumption

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A revised set of propers for the Mass of the Assumption were introduced in the Roman Missal in 1951. Discover how the changes relate to our generation and the Fatima message.

Guiding dogma for our age: the Assumption

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Discover the history behind the definition of the dogma of the Assumption. Read also about the opposition to its proclamation for fear of alienating Protestants and the subsequent ecumenical appeasement of "down-grading" the Blessed Virgin Mary during Vatican II.

Sign of contradiction: Assumption of Mary

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How is the dogma of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary a "sign of contradiction" to the worldly spirit? How did God honor the Mother of His Only-Begotten by assuming her into Heaven?

The dogma of Mary's Assumption

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In 1950, Pope Pius XII infallibly declared the dogma of the Assumption: "that the Immaculate Mother of God, the ever Virgin Mary, having completed the course of her earthly life, was assumed body and soul into heavenly glory."

Another confusing interview of Pope Francis

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Pope Francis recently granted another interview to the same atheistic journalist that infamously misquoted the Holy Father, thus causing great confusion amongst Catholics and non-Catholics alike.

Imminent break in the Church?

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What is the definition of schism? Are there signs in the Catholic Church of a break amongst those who are upholding her doctrines and morals and those who are calling these truths into doubt?

Miraculous Mass of St. Gregory the Great

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A brief article on the history of the miraculous event that occurred during a Mass offered by Pope St. Gregory and a gallery of images depicting the astonishing proof given to the doctrine of the Real Presence.

Avoiding false prophets, doing good works

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How can we recognize a false prophet as a ravening wolf in sheep's clothing? What is the Church's teaching on good works and their importance for our sanctification?

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