Issue: August 1981


To Our Readers

Perseverance is the theme of this issue. Perseverance in the Catholic Faith. Perseverance in the face of opposition, of temptations, of discouragements. Perseverance in loyalty to the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass...

The Archbishop Speaks

The Archbishop's ordination sermon of 29 June 1981 at the International Seminary of St. Pius X, Ecône, Switzerland.

Father Pro of Mexico

Father Pro's last sixteen months as a hunted clandestine priest in Masonic Mexico.

The Transfiguration of Our Lord

The Feast of the Transfiguration is one of the most meaningful of the entire calendar—and one of the most neglected.

The Derby Martyrs

"When you read the history of the martyrs you will find in it an admirable illustration of how the doctrines of our holy religion, which seem, and are, so life-giving to us, can seem, and be (so far as their rejection is culpable), deadly to those who reject them." A sermon by Msgr. Knox.

The Assumption

A poem by Anne Cronin.

News from Kansas ...

St. Mary's Academy enters its Third Year... St. Mary's College to open this Fall... The Immaculata Chapel will be rebuilt!

Ask Me

Father Carl answers questions about the morality of watching TV, polygamy, the ends of marriage, the papal flag, and mixed marriage.