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If Trump will "deal" with the Marxocrats, I'm done with him, and coming back to Cruz.
Being "Saved" is not enough to finally see the face of God; you also have to ascend to actual Holiness, first.
Here come the annual Rice Bowls, to "charitably" supply the world with condoms and abortions.
Gathering the Political World into Marxism, while Scattering the Church through Ecumenicide.
Exploring the links between Comrade Obama (peace be upon him), Pope Francis and Communist Cuba.
Failure to oppose wrong gets harder and harder to do the longer it is not done. Spineless Acquiescence to Evil is smiling your way into hell.
The next President might get to appoint four new Justices; that's all well and good, but why don't we even think about Impeachment for the majority of them right now?
Comrade Obama, peace be upon him, is an Islamic Master of Taqiyya with a Black Belt in Marxist Disinformation.
It took 100+ years to radicalize Constitutional America. It will take a radical re-revolution to bring it back to sanity.
Catholic American Thinker explores Culture, Religion and Politics. Promotes Orthodox Roman Catholicism, American Constitutionalism and Western Civilization.
How Social Evolution "evolves" away from belief in unchanging objective reality: From Judaeo-Christian Western Civilization into anything-goes Pop-Culture.
The REAL American Political argument revolves round the Anti-American, Darwinistic belief in a Living, Organic, Evolving American Constitution.
It is not to late to return to the fold in repentance, fasting and prayer, in full conversion, and receive the blessing of the Lord.
Unerring steadfast faith in God brought Cultural Resurrection, after a Cultural Purging.
Through Darwinian-Freudian-Marxist Self-Hatred, Citizens and Governments become their own mortal enemies.
Cathoic American Thinker Site Table of Contents.
The Donald has flipped before, but this may be the flip to end all flips. If HE won't stop the destruction, WHO WILL?
Comparing Major Contemporary Human Cultures: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.
Politics: Establishing and Modifying Civil Law and Government for a Distinct Culture.
I submit that Religion is the most important factor in the making of Culture.
If there's an incompatible "Odd Couple" it is the Tea Party and the Republicrat Party, not Trump and Palin, both of whom fully intend to stop exactly what we the people want stopped.
Christian Ethics is the title of the course in the Athenaeum of Ohio LPMP course on Catholic Moral Theology.
There's nothing complicated about it. Culture=Religion+Politics. Eliminate religion, or eliminate politics, and you get anarchistic disorder and chaos: the opposite of culture.
The Boehner Treason represents the foundation stone of all Republicrat Party treachery.
All government, whether ecclesial or temporal, may be seen to be morphing into Government by Social Experiment.
Trumpism: A turning away from the treacherous Republicrat Party's treason, toward the only imperfect alternative.
Does a President of a Capitalist Christian nation, who was raised by Communists and educated by Moslems, really intend to permanently leave office?
Walter Williams lays it out so even dim-bulb Marxocrats and Republicrats can understand it. (But then, they're in on the scam.)
Fr. Larry Richards says the one thing you are absolutely forbidden to ever apply to anyone else is Judgment. Is that true? And is Mercy absolutely Limitless?
On some of Marxism's earliest created and exploited splinter groups now becoming the dominant exploiters and owners and drivers of culture.
Is Catholicism a distinct religion, or not? If all religions are the same, then, why be Catholic at all?
Test your Americanism to find out if you might be happier somewhere else.
Obama's Whoppers typify the Marxist rule for lies: Make the lie so big, shocking and unbelievable that it will actually be believed.
The Constitution is now dead. What we have in its place is government of the people by the Parties for the Parties.
Almost no one knows they are promoting moral depravity, but almost everyone is.
Get government out of it, require all health insurance to be owned by and benefits paid solely to patient-beneficiaries, and let the free market do the rest.
"Americans won't do that work" is a purposely caused problem. If we can't create jobs without immigration, then how did we create all those jobs before 1965?
Congress should Recognize the long existing Islamic Declaration of War, and Declare War against ISIS and all other active Islamic Jihad organizations.
Christ Divides; Anti-Christ would bring us all together. Our Declaration and Constitution Defined us; Multiculturalism is now Redefining Us.
Died in the wool Marxists in the Vatican's P.A.S.S. No wonder Pope Francis favors the Socializing Frauds of "Sustainable Development", "Climate Change", etc.
Imposed Discrimination against all Western Civilization Decency and Goodness, under the pretense of being anti-discrimination.
Sharia only affects those in the Ummah. If you're NOT in the Ummah, Jihad will kill or enslave you. Worry about THAT.
The life's work of Catholic Communizer Dorothy Day was Marxist Community Organizing for future revolution.
The Candidate who actually recognizes the existing war and then properly prosecutes it will win all the marbles.
Links to sites recommended by the Catholic American Thinker.
Our Democrat Party is now Maxocrat; our Republican Party is now Republicrat; has our USCCB gone Catholicrat?
Obama's not stupid; he's evil. But his "Useful Idiot" Settled-Science Stupid-Asses all embrace Democratized Science. And that's just flat out stupid.
Scientific Consensus = Democratized Reality = Propagandized "Truth" = Falsehood espoused by believing fools.
Cult forms Culture; Islam forcibly attacks all non-Islamic cultures. American national existence depends upon getting Islam out.
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Date: Thu Oct 03 23:21:17 2013
Is there some reason you ignore my friend requests and messages on facebook? I keep trying to talk to you and you keep ignoring me. What have I done that offends you?
Date: Fri Oct 04 05:26:47 2013
From: Vic Biorseth
Please accept my apologies; it has nothing to do with you. My FaceBook account was hacked or compromised in some way by an identity thief pretending to be me. Since that experience, I no longer communicate with anyone using FaceBook.
See the comments after the Contact Me page, and the comments after the Vic on FaceBook page. If you are interested in where I caught the guy, see also the comments after the I Told You So page and the Shaharokh Sharifazi page.
It's nothing personal; I just don't chat and jabber on social media any more. Here, I do. Nothing gets posted on this website by anyone other than me. There is no real control over your own account in social media, and that's the reason.
Date: Sun Oct 20 21:45:57 2013
I love your site, and I've been trying to read as much as possible over the last few weeks. I agree with most everything you've written, but I've struggled with my faith over the years and am not exactly sure what to believe in anymore.
I've recently read the work of Ian Stevenson who made a living studying the claims of reincarnation, and I believe he has made a pretty good case for it (along with numerous cases for it). In addition, there are a multitude of Near-Death-Experiences in which the experiences not only taught reincarnation, but all the experiences seem to suggest that while there is a God, there appears to be no such place as hell, or even Satan.
However, I despise the New Age philosophy because they are almost all leftists, and preach that there is no such thing as evil, which I strongly disagree with. I find myself identifying much more with the Catholic faith then with any New Age religion, but, I can't seem to get my mind of of these two major points, which both are in direct opposition to the Churches teaching.
I was just wondering what your thoughts are on the subject of reincarnation and NDEs. Is there evidence that suggests that reincarnation isn't real and NDEs are just a product of the mind?
Date: Tue Oct 29 05:50:30 2013
From: Vic Biorseth
Sorry for the delay in responding, but I have been having computer problems.
The difference between Catholicism and non-Christian, non-Jewish religions is vast. When different kinds of Christians and different kinds of Jews argue religious points with each other, they argue about differing recognitions and interpretations of that which they all recognize as Revelation. It is a body of knowledge revealed to man by God. It is not so with other religious belief systems.
In all other religions, man sought God, and came up with some hopeful representation of what they thought God should or could be. In Judeo-Christianity, alone, God came to man. In no other religion is this true. He Who made it all, Who made man, also made freedom, or liberty, and placed it in the heart of man, out of love.
wanted man to love God, and love is only possible in the presence of
liberty, because if love is not given freely, it is not love. But
freedom allows wrong decisions; the propensity of love given freely
accompanies the propensity of hate, and of wrong choices freely made.
At first, He walked and talked with man in the Garden. After the fall, He came to Noah, to save a remnant. He tested Abraham. He sent Johah to save Niniveh. He inspired Moses, gave him the Law and equipped him as a leader. Finally, He sent Himself, in the "person" of Jesus the Redeemer, to take upon Himself our guilt, to free us from our sin, if we would be free of it, and to show us the Way.
For those looking for worldly proofs, much of salvation history as recorded in Scripture is solidly backed up by archaeological and non-Scriptural historical evidences. For those looking for logical proofs, the ancient Greeks, and perhaps others, arrived at the conclusion of the singularity of God from the Primal First Mover argument, described in the faith versus atheism page. This argument says that even if there be other gods, they must have been created by the original god. Something had to be first.
It is not by science or by logic that you will find ultimate salvation, but by faith, hope and love. Read the first chapter of John. It's all right there.
Regarding reincarnation and near death experiences, all I can say is, the only supporting evidences are ephemeral, which is to say, not physical. It consists solely of reports by fallible human beings about experiences and or dreams. Whether any particular event as reported was inspired by God, or by angels, or by demons, or merely by the mind that told the story is indeterminate.
For me, the test of whether such an imagining or dream or story might have validity is whether it supports or contradicts Revelation - the protected deposit of faith from which we draw hope. The Revelation does not change. (There is no reincarnation in the Revelation.) If the event or report supports or at least does not contradict Revelation, which is to say, it does not ad to it, subtract from it or change it, then, it may be true.
Regarding the existence of Satan
and Hell, Bishop Sheen and others have pointed out the fact that Satan
is never happier and never makes more progress in the world he rules
than when his potential victims do not even believe that he exists.
Date: Mon Nov 04 19:54:19 2013
Thanks for your response, I appreciate it. I will look into the archaeological evidence. I enjoy reading your site, and look forward to reading more in the future.
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Life itself demands passion.
He who is indifferent to God has already forfeited his soul.
He who is indifferent to politics has already forfeited his liberty.
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Faith, from the Easter series on the Three Theological Virtues. The virtue of Faith; One of the Seven Heavenly Virtues.
Hope, from the Easter series on the Three Theological Virtues. The virtue of Hope; One of the Seven Heavenly Virtues.
Love, from the Easter series on the Three Theological Virtues. The virtue of Love; One of the Seven Heavenly Virtues.
Prudence, from the Lenten series on the Four Cardinal Virtues. The virtue of Prudence; One of the Seven Heavenly Virtues.
Justice, from the Lenten series on the Four Cardinal Virtues. The virtue of Justice; One of the Seven Heavenly Virtues.
Temperance and Fortitude, from the Lenten series on the Four Cardinal Virtues. The virtues of Temperance and Fortitude; Two of the Seven Heavenly Virtues.
On the word Consubstantial, the Trinity and Infinity. On the Consubstantial (Single Substance) of God, and the mathematically impossible number of Infinity.
The challenge describes Capitalism as illusory and Marxism as solid. The mixture of religion just adds to the confusion of all good realists.
The Obama Ethos: Who is Barack Obama? What is his grounding, his ethos? The Obama Ethos explores Obama's grounds of being; his religious, moral and political guiding principles.
Obama the Moslem: Introducing Comrade Obama (peace be upon him.) Obama the Moslem: anti-Catholic; anti-Chrisitan; anti-Jew; anti-American.
Freedom, yes – but from whom, and to do what? Is freedom from God enslavement to the world? Is freedom from the world enslavement to God? Which is better?
The Room: Born of that still inner voice. A story about a small church pastor who erects a small room to serve as a mediation room for his parishioners.
Are Catholics Saved, by having been Born Again? The theology of salvation: Catholic vs. Protestant.
Love thy neighbor as thyself: the Law in One Sentence. Can one simple sentence contain the whole of the moral Law of God?
The Catholic call is universal; it goes out to everyone. Although the Catholic call goes out to all, man’s free will means that all will not respond.
God’s Perfect Unconditional Love meets man’s Free Will. Perfect Unconditional Love can be rejected. Liberty and free choice may be a blessing or a curse.
Of Weeds and Wheat growing together, and the eventual separation. - Weeds and wheat in the field differs from in human kind, where either one can become the other.
Why Should I Believe in God? - an article by Eugene Rudder.
On Losing You - a poem by Rosemarie A. Stone.
Our Beautiful Love - a poem by Rosemarie A. Stone.
Catholic Communism: Similarities between Church Hierarchy and Pure Bureaucracy. Mises said that Communism equals Bureaucracy; the Church is a bureaucracy, therefore we have Catholic Communism. True?
The Source of Anxiety: Improper Priorities. Seek ye first the Kingdom of God and His righteousness.
“I, Pencil … ”; Capitalism in a Nutshell. Leonard E. Read
Endless Concessions to the Palestinians Pamela Levene
The Peace Treaty Sajid Ali Khan
Leftist Politics in Catholic Mass Mark Brumbaugh
The USCCB Flip-Flop Mark Brumbaugh
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The Gift Bearers Michael from Florida
Dear Vic And Others ... John Felland
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Hatred of Palin Janet Morana
Proper Catechesis Susan Greve
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Limited War Doctrine Colonel Thomas Snodgrass
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Marxist Infiltration into Catholic Thought Nancy Libert
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Resignation of Benedict XVI and the Immediate Media Firestorm. The resignation of Pope Benedict XVI and Rev. Marcel Guarnizo's interview with the author that caused the international media frenzy.
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Just Laws for a Godly Nation. Many nations today still lack a core of just laws for a Godly nation.
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Ars celebrandi et adorandi - Pastoral Letter from Bishop Thomas John Paprocki. With Ars celebrandi et adorandi, all Springfield IL Catholic Parishes move Jesus back to the center of life! YES!
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Technology: a Two Edged Sword. Technology can be used for good, or for evil.
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Benedict XVI's Motu Proprio Summorum Pontificum; Apostolic letter on 1962 Rite.
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The Pope's Letter to Bishops on Summorum Pontificum. Benedict XVI's Letter to Bishops on Summorum Pontificum issued the same day as the Motu Proprio.
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