Angelus March - April 2015

Angelus Press


Theme: Friendship and the Faith

  • The Virtue of Friendship, by Dr. Peter E. Chojnowski
  • Friendship in the Modern World, by James Vogel
  • Friendship - Good for Mind, Body, and Soul, by Randall C. Flanery, Ph.D.
  • Our True Friend, by Fr. Paul Robinson, SSPX

Faith and Morals:

  • Acts of the Magisterium: Contemplating Wedlock, extracts of addresses by Pope Pius XI and Pius XII 
  • Liturgy: The Pax Ceremony, by Fr. Christopher Danel, SSPX
  • Social Doctrine: The Birth of The Angelus, interview with Irene Slovak


  • A Monk's Insight into Spousal Love, by a Silver City Benedictine Monk
  • Spirituality: The Sacrifice of Praise, by Fr. Thomas Hufford, SSPX

Christian Culture:

  • History: The Sack of Rome, by Michael George
  • Family Life: The Father's Blessing, by Richard Mathieu
  • Missions: "Go East", interview with Fr. John Jenkins (Autonomous House of Eastern Europe)

Questions and Answers:

  • Is courtship always associated with Marraige? What are its goals and dangers?
  • Are there any obstacles to learning the character of one's prospective spouce?
  • How might one overcome such difficulties?
  • Are there any more general lessons to be gained by observing each other's families?
  • How else can young people gain knowledge of one another?
  • What could they do besides meeting their partner's family?
  • What role ought Prayer to play in prospective courtship?

News from Tradition:

  • Consistory for the Creation of New Cardinals
  • Cardinal Burke Gives Another Interview
  • Professor Roberto de Mattei, a Voice of Catholic Reason
  • Pope Francis to Canonize Blessed Jinpero Serra

Theological Studies:

  • Friendship and True Love in Adolescence - Christian Attitudes and Choices

Letters to the Editor

The Last Word, by Fr. Daniel Couture, SSPX