Angelus November - December 2015

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Theme: Extreme Unction: The Final Consolation of the Church

  • Tragic Death, Comedic Death, by Andrew J. Clarendon
  • Is Euthanasia Ever Lawful?, by Fr. Arnaud Selegny, SSPX
  • A Retirement Home, by Fr. Pierre Buron, SSPX
  • Eternity's Threshold, extracts from The Sacraments in the Christian Life, Fr. Philipon

Faith and Morals:

  • Last Rites, by Fr. Christopher Danel, SSPX
  • The Balm of Sickness, Pope Pius XII radio message to the sick, November 21, 1949


  • The Legend of the Locket, from Fr. Finn's Mostly Boys (New York: 1896) pp. 90-95
  • Clinging to the Church, by Boyd Huppert
  • Awakening Goodness, by SSPX Sisters

Christian Culture:

  • Do Manfully, by Fr. Gillilan, SSPX
  • Consecration of Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Phoenix
  • SSPX Ost-postolate, by Fr. Pezzutti, SSPX
  • The Dwelling Place of God, by a Benedictine Monk

Questions & Answers:

  • What are the fruits of the sacrament of Extreme Unction?
  • Is there a difference between Extreme Unction and the Sacrament of the Sick?
  • Does the absence of the term "extreme" imply a change in those who are apt to receive the sacrament?
  • Has this change of definition affected the practice fo the sacrament?
  • What about the administration fo the sacrament itself?
  • Is there any difference in the anointing iteself?
  • What do you suggest children do when their parents are seriously ill?

News from Tradition:

  • Pope Francis and the Hammer and Sickle Crucifix
  • New York's St. Patrick's Cathedral Receives a Facelift
  • Martin Luther to be Honored in Rome
  • News Flash! Chimpanzees are NOT people!
  • The Health fo the Church in Germany.

Theological Studies:

  • Exit or Requiem, by Fr. Jean-Michel Gleize, SSPX

Letters to the Editor

The Last Word, by Fr. Daniel Couture, SSPX