I am a Brighton based Catholic who blogs about the Catholic Faith. I converted to the Catholic Faith in 2001 at the Cathedral of the Precious Blood in Westminster after a period of soul searching and prayer. I attend Mass in Brighton and write regularly for this blog and the Guild of Blessed Titus Brandsma on issues relevant to the Catholic Faith. I am particularly enthusiastic about Pope Benedict XVI's reforms of the liturgy and attend the Traditional Latin Mass every Friday.
May God bless readers of this blog and I hope you enjoy it.
Over the years on this blog I have offered some commentary on Pope Francis and his bizarre, scandalous and increasingly diabolical pontificate. Of late, I have tried to keep it light, trying to offer some comic relief on the papacy arranged meticulously in a conference room in Hell. Later still, I stopped blogging, mostly due to time constraints, domestic and work commitments. Before I stopped blogging, I was confident enough in my own limited knowledge of the Church to offer some insights into what I thought had gone wrong in the time since 13 March 2013.
Reasons for the catastrophe I offered over the time were varied, from the election of a 'mad Pope' to the election of an apostate Bishop to the Papacy, to someone who was elected Pope but who resisted the Truth and simply taught his own beliefs instead. Who hasn't thought, 'Oh, he's a Jesuit, what could anyone expect?' Did I say these things explicitly? Some yes, others I expect not, because with this situat…