Monthly Archives: January 2021

True and False Conspiracies in History. In memory of Father Augustin Barruel (1741-1820)

(Roberto de Mattei, Rorate Caeli, 13 january 2021)

Among the anniversaries forgotten in 2020, was the bicentenary of the death of Father Augustin Barruel, one of the top Counter-Revolutionary writers of the 19th century.
Barruel was born in Villeneuve-de-Berg, France on October 2, 1741 and at the age of sixteen he joined the Society of Jesus, which however, after being banned in France, was suppressed in 1773 by Pope Clement XIV, under pressure from the illuminist sovereigns. leggi tutto

2021 in the light of the Fatima Message and Right Reason

(Roberto de Mattei, Rorate Caeli, 02 january 2021)

The following is the text from a video lecture by Professor De Mattei from the Lepanto Foundation with his best wishes to all Rorate Caeli readers for the coming year 2021, in the Light of Our Lady of Fatima: “Light of Fatima, Light without shadows, Immaculate Light, Light of the Dawn arising: we ask Thee to illuminate our steps in the darkness of the night.” leggi tutto