Sisters of the Immaculate Placed Under Visitation

    Well, I guess the ongoing persecution of the Franciscan Friars of the Immaculate was not sufficient for the powers that be at the Vatican.  Rorate Caeli gives us the disheartening details:     There can be no further doubts

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PopeWatch: Friars of the Immaculate

Rorate Caeli has a report, translated from a story by Sandro Magister, which indicates that the ordeal of the Franciscan Friars of the Immaculate, go here to read about it, may be coming to an end.     On Sunday, April 6, Pope Francis

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PopeWatch: Progressive Inquisition?

Rorate Caeli has commentary by Italian journalist Antonio Socci, a long time observer of the Vatican: Libero – January 5, 2014 Does the Pope know what they are doing (in his name) to the “Franciscans of the Immaculate”? Just two days

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Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Strike Back

  Rorate Caeli has a response by the Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate to Father Volpi’s letter:     It is with deep sadness and consternation we learn that in the circular letter of the 8th December, addressed to all the

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A Plea to the Pope

    Pat Archbold has been on fire lately.  I gladly join him in his plea to the Pope: Dear Holy Father, I urgently need your help and so do others. I have heard all you have been saying for

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Story on the Friars of the Immaculate Goes Viral

  Rorate Caeli has succeeded in having the story of the persecution of the Friars of the Immaculate, go here to read all about it, go viral, the story having been picked up by the Associated Press: Below you will

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Persecution of Friars of the Immaculate Continues

The persecution, I do not think that is too strong a word for it, of the Franciscan Friars of the Immaculate continues apace.  Go here to Rorate Caeli to read the infuriating details.  Here are Father Z’s thoughts:    

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