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De Mattei on the Francis Pontificate: Six Years of ‘Hypocrisy and Lies’

(Roberto de Mattei, One Peter Five, 04 april 2019)

OnePeterFive is pleased to present this exclusive interview of Professor Roberto De Mattei, President of the Lepanto Foundation, with Italian journalist Aldo Maria Valli – one of the Italian journalists who helped publish the Vigano testimony in August 2018. As he usual, Professor de Mattei offers frank and thought-provoking insight and analysis. leggi tutto

The Red Terrorist Cesare Battisti and his protectors

(Roberto de Mattei, Corrispondenzaromana.it, 27 march 2019)

The “red” terrorist, Cesare Battisti, interrogated in Oristano prison by the Public Minister of Milan, Alberto Nobili, has “admitted all the charges, namely, the four murders, two of which he was the perpetrator.” This was announced by the Public Prosecutor of Milan, Francesco Greco at a press conference. leggi tutto

De Mattei interview in “La Verità”: Dear Church, quit being “gay friendly” and go back to being sovereign

(Roberto de Mattei, Rorate Caeli, 05 march 2019)

On Monday March 4, the daily newspaper “La Verità” published an interview Professor Roberto de Mattei gave to Ignazio Mangrano.  It carried as its headline “Dear Church, quit being ‘gay-friendly’ and become sovereign.”  Below we report the full text of the interview.  leggi tutto

De Mattei interview in “La Verità”: Dear Church, quit being “gay friendly” and go back to being sovereign

(Roberto de Mattei, Rorate Caeli, 05 march 2019)

On Monday March 4, the daily newspaper “La Verità” published an interview Professor Roberto de Mattei gave to Ignazio Mangrano.  It carried as its headline “Dear Church, quit being ‘gay-friendly’ and become sovereign.”  Below we report the full text of the interview.  leggi tutto

The Condemnation of Cardinal Pell, the Church and the World

(Roberto de Mattei, Rorate Caeli, 28 february 2019)

The condemnation of Cardinal Pell, arriving like a bolt of lightning in the wake of the Vatican summit, draws attention to a truth that there has been a desire to forget for the last fifty years: there is no possible compromise between the Church and the world, because the world hates the Church and wants its destruction. This sentence, furthermore, demonstrates the failure of the strategy of this papacy, which has renounced exercising the sovereignty of the Church, confiding instead in the comprehension of the world.      leggi tutto

The Catholic Resistance has made itself heard

(Roberto de Mattei, Rorate Caeli, 20 february 2019)

According to the traditional calendar, the first Tuesday after Septuagesima – this year falling on February 19 – is dedicated to the Agony of Jesus in the Garden of Gethsemane, which is perhaps the most painful [moment] of His Passion, of spiritual not physical suffering, culminating in the sweating of His blood. (Luke, 22, 43-44).

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Pope Francis and the Ongoing Crisis: De Mattei Reviews Chilean Scholar’s Book

Among the more interesting books published in 2018 is the work of Chilean scholar José Antonio Ureta entitled, Pope Francis’s “Paradigm Shift”: Continuity or Rupture in the Mission of the Church? It is distinguished by the unique charateristic of not only offering an accurate assessment of the first five years of the reign of Pope Francis but also suggesting useful lines of action for opposing the self-destuction of the Church which this pontificate has accelerated. leggi tutto