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Vic Biorseth, Tuesday,
December 22, 2015
Thank God for the Lepanto Institute!
These insights came from http://www.lepantoinstitute.org/faith-and-life/marxists-in-the-pontifical-academy-of-social-sciences/.
The graphic and the poem, copied from there, are particularly appropriate.
“With disdain I will throw my gauntlet
Full in the face of the world,
And see the collapse of this pygmy giant
Whose fall will not stifle my ardor.
Then will I wander godlike and victorious
Through the ruins of the world
And, giving my words an active force,
I will feel equal to the Creator.”
-Karl Marx, “Human Pride,” 1837
Note the Nopoleonic "hidden hand" secret identifying stance of Freemasonry. Marxism, in all its wild variety, represents (I pray) the final depths of depravity into which Freemasonry inevitably settles.
And yet, after all this time, it appears that more people believe the Marxist lie - that it's aim is to feed the hungry, end poverty, etc. - than see and recognize the truly evil tyrannical aim of Marxism.
Through the multiple lies of Marxism, Evil appears to be winning the cultural argument among men. Marxism is now using Liberty to destroy Liberty. Marxism, from birth, is the sworn, implacable, mortal enemy of Western Civilization in general, and the Catholic Church in particular.
That's why it's so devastating to learn, from Marxists in the P.A.S.S., that the Pontifical Academy of Social Science is loaded down with anti-Catholic, anti-Western Civilization Marxists. Who believe in and push everything from contraception to abortion to eugenics to population control, let alone all the nonsense associated with egalitarianism, let alone all the giant frauds aimed at the "final solution" of one, big, global government, with sole power to fix even the climate, and whatever else is wrong with the world, nature and the universe. Which is to say, man. It is always man, who is always bad.
I didn't know, until this report, that Lenin was the first world leader to legalize contraception. Or that he made it illegal again when he saw it's devastating affects on the Russian population. But he still legalized contraception in "inferior" Communist Satellite countries, like Hungary. It figures that Communism would beat Protestantism to the punch on such an anti-human concept as artificial contraception.
But I did know, and you should too, that every one of worst of the 20th century tyrannical dictators and mass murderers of men had their evil ideological roots in Marxism. No exceptions. Lenin; Franco; Stalin; Hitler, Mussolini; Mao; Kim Il Sung; Castro; Ho Chi Minh; Pol Pot; all of them. Untold millions were murdered outright, and millions more enslaved, with whole cultures destroyed, with beliefs suppressed, and thought itself, fiercely controlled.
What may be worse than all of that is all of the theoretically non-Marxist nations that have incorporated various levels and strains of Socialism into their governmental organization, thinking themselves better for it, and not recognizing the evil social worm. They gradually turn the citizens into dependents, and the government into the one thing they depend upon. The slow, insidious loss of citizen independence and liberty, in exchange for being taken care of by the state, which gathers more and more authoritative power, until it becomes another tyranny. And liberty is no more.
Gone the way of private property.
Perhaps we should not be so surprised that the P.A.S.S. is dominated by Marxist ideologues. So is the current American government. One major American Political Party is completely Marxist, and the other one is not particularly opposed to Marxism. Despite all the direct opposition to Marxism expressed in the American Constitution itself. No wonder the Constitution is violated so regularly and even normally.
So, the "Scientific" advisers of the Pope are predominantly Marxist. And the President of the USA is a Marxist. From my lowly viewpoint, that of a Catholic layman and an American citizen, it may be easier to expunge Marxism from America than from the Church.
Pray that there are some Bishops who still see the Truth, and who see a clearer path back to Truth than we can see. And who will do something about it.
Pray for Pope Francis, that the scales may fall from his eyes and he may know the Truth about Marxism, in all of its variant forms.
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Date: Wed Dec 23 08:35:49 2015
From: Andrew Maggard
Location: Port Haywood Virginia, USA
Each year I despair as i see yet another crop of useful idiots graduated from our colleges and universities. This trend will change when the corruption of our monetary and financial system creates an implosion and a recognition of the virtues of sound money and Austrian economics. The economic collapse that is coming will be catastrophic, especially for the TTRSPTF5 , the MEJTML14 and the adherents to MPAV16 .
Date: Wed Dec 23 08:54:37 2015
From: Andrew Maggard
Location: Port Haywood, Virginia, USA
This has been made possible by the gradual decline of our educational standards and by the exclusion of God from the school curriculum. This matter has been further exacerbated by the omission of much of the history of this country from our school books, where omission has not occurred the insertion of outright lies have been included in the textbooks. It is an established fact that much of academia are but MEJTML14 s.
Date: Wed Dec 23 19:28:30 2015
Good article, and I'm glad to hear mention of private property.
Date: Thu Dec 24 2015
From: Vic Biorseth
See also the popular, however mistaken, movement toward a New World Order, which is to be brought about via the advance of purposely caused Disorder, most especially of the instigated Class Warfare variety.
All of this is precipitated by the hidden, masked and evil advance of Marxist thought, throughout the world. Lies piled upon lies piled upon lies. The general acceptance of a false reality.
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