Mandeville, LA – Today’s Pile of Prep: most of the stories and research used to put together the Mike Church Show on the Veritas Radio Network’s CRUSADE Channel. 2017 is here and WELCOME to the All-New, Mike Church Show on the CRUSADE Channel, listen LIVE for Free (don’t cost nuthin’).
Sapientia et Veritas – “It can’t possibly be because I am aware that the neoconservatives who have been braying for this attack for years are always completely wrong about everything. It can’t possibly be because the US-centralized war machine has had a well-established pattern for many years of demolishing countries based on lies and false pretenses of humanitarianism only to leave in their wake a humanitarian disaster, which they then blame on “mistakes” made by whoever happened to be in charge at the time. It can’t possibly be because US-led military interventionism in modern times is literally never helpful, literally never accomplishes what its proponents claim it will accomplish, and is literally always extremely profitable for its most vocal advocates. Nope, it’s got to be because I fell in love with a gangly Syrian president whom I’d never even thought about before the neocons set their crosshairs on him, and I only oppose the next imminent military catastrophe because I agree so much with his policies and behavior.” – Caitlin Johnstone, What Are Assad Apologists
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What Exactly Is An “Assad Apologist” & Why Does Seeking Peace & Just War Make You One? – Caitlin Johnstone fancies herself as a “Bogan socialist, Anarcho psychonaut” so it should come as a shock to readers/listeners that I find her arguments and reporting on what is happening in Syria and particularly in Douma, far more compelling that the alleged “experts” who are now calling her and me and many of you by extension “Assad apologists”. I ask the question of one of these “experts”, Chris York, if there is a case to be made against President Assad and President Putin for waging an unJust war in Syria and if so is there than a Just War Theory case that can be made for the UK, USA and French wars in response. *crickets* This could be because I ma an insignificant toad in all these machinations or it could be that York and now, sadly, The Intercept, are towing the establishment’s fantasy about what is going on here.
Syrian Bishop To #MAGA Syria Bombers, Please Stop – I’ve been covering the activity of Syrian priests and bishops in response to the Western powers assaults on behalf of “humanitarian efforts” in Syria. Now Bishop Jano Battah says to ‘Muricans “the real problem is U.S. Policy toward Syria…were it not for Russia we would have been slaughtered.”
His Name Is Karl And He’s A Rootin’ Tootin’ Chcikenhawk – ‘Muricah’s “men without chests“, have been boasting of the “empire” they created and have conscripted your sons and daughters into fighting its wars for 15 years.
It Was 26 Years Ago Yesterday, The KingDude Taught Himself To Play – 26 years ago on a rainy, dreary Monday morning at 8:07 a.m., I began what we call today The Mike Church Show. It was a 2 hour long, 1 man homily that was produced by WSLA manager Jim Summers. The theme song for the show back then was The Eagles The Long Run which would be replaced in 1999 by Ted Nugent’s Damn Yankees Don’t Tread on Me. Over 26 years in this business you get to meet a lot of people and do a lot of things others may only dream of and then the reality of talking to walls for 3-4 hours per day, 5 days a week rains on the dream; but its a good, gentle rain that should humiliate in the good sense of the word. Thanks for reading this and being part of those 26 years. I don’t know how many more Our Lord will bless me the privilege to perform but I stand at his beck and call!
Jordan Peterson: Is He Really an Anti-Cult of Death Hero? – In the last 2 years few men of academia have come forward to pushback against the LGBTQrstlne, Transgender Pandemic and the sudden necessity of college “safe spaces” than Professor Jordan Peterson. Peterson now has a book out to capitalize on this new found fame (or infamy if you’re a cult of death’er) titled 12 Rules For Life. At Crisis Magazine, John Horvat and Scot Ventureyra review the book with Horvat reviewing it as well written screed against the SJW zeitgeist that fails to grasp the need for The Faith and its traditions and Ventureyra proclaiming the book is just what the doctor ordered. I haven’t read it so I can’t review it but I can say this as I relate often about public organizations. An author is is either Religious of Irreligious and Peterson is the latter. This doesn’t mean he’s not worth reading it means he’s worth reading for the practical side of opposing death which says nothing about its ultimate enemy: The Cult of Life aka Christendom.
The Demons Have Come For The Children And They Now Run California – You’ve all heard me opine “the demons are ascendent, they have come for the children and they won’t take ‘no’ for an answer!” Well, if the California Senate bows to the diabolically inspired bill that has cleared its Assembly, the demons have succeeded in outlawing helpful care, therapy and READING for those children and adults suffering gender dysphoria-you just can’t make this stuff up folks. From Lifesite News.
““Sexual orientation change efforts” are defined as “any practices that seek to change an individual’s sexual orientation.” Other states have enacted narrower bans on “conversion therapy,” also known as reparative therapy, for minors, but CBS Sacramento that California’s is the first in the nation that would also prevent adults from voluntarily obtaining the treatment.”
If this bill passes, the courts will interpret it as applicable to books and other media and eventually, mark my words, religious efforts. Put another way, “going Carmelite” will basically be the only “treatment” in the form of a sacrifice and intense mortification, available. The demons have come, and they’re winning.
A Brief History Of The Deep State’s False Flag Ops – Danielle Ryan says that not thoroughly investigating the war-rallying claims the Media Industrial Complex is making against Presidents Assad and Putin amounts to a crime. Ryan recalls that ABC News’ Dianne Sawyer was recently an admirer of President Assad and his religious tolerance policies, until the Deep State’s need for a False Flag induced war changed her mind.
“In 2006 Diane Sawyer praised Assad during a trip to Syria for the “phenomenal” levels of religious tolerance and peace in Syria. Funny how he turned into a monster at the exact moment Washington decided it was time for regime change.”
Read Danielle’s whole report here.
The Deep State Sold Trump A “Staged Video” From Syria – Pearson Sharp has been on the ground in Syria the last 5 days for OAN News and in his final report he traveled to the hospital where the children who were “gassed” in Douma were brought to be “treated”. Watch the video for yourself, I’ve marked the spot where the report INSIDE that hospital begins. This is an outrage of the epic proportions, folks. All that is required to begin any war-like actions or WWIII for that matter is a social media posted video purporting to show a “humanitarian abuse”. How long before the Carmelite martyrs who refuse to accept these “truths” and pledge obedience to the wars they cause, meet the fate of the nuns in Paris; Colonel Staufenberg or Saint Maximillian Kolbe?
The Cult of Death Blames The Faith for Homosexual Suicides? – You read that right. “New research” finds that the intractable opposition to “queer lifestyles” is what is driving an alleged increase in confused, gay, teenagers offing themselves. Sure it is.
We’re Winning: Pro Abort Woman Files “Men’s Reproductive Health” Bill In TX – The culture of death’s control over nearly every form of communication is not challenged. Its ability to extort nearly every entity on earth into promoting “reproductive health” is not challenged and its control over the continent-wide court system is not in jeopardy yet, it is running scared in Texas. Texas Democrat Jessica Farrar has file the Men’s Right To Know Act, a bill that would make it a crime for men to masturbate and require that they be shown alternatives to the act so they can make “informed choices”. Gag. Maybe she should read the story of Onan from the book of Genesis to find that God already imposed the death penalty on this “act”!?
Superman: Saving Murican Pop Culture Since 1938 – Did you know that Action Comics, Issue # 1,000 is coming up!? A.C. Gleason has the top 10 Superman issues ever. I personally vote for the 1976 Superman vs Spiderman series, drawn by comic impresario Neal Adams.
Congress Finally Acts On War!… To Make It Permanent Via Presidential Fiat – From the “it just can’t get any worse than this, can it?” file comes this: The Senate began consideration of reauthorizing the AUMF and adding to it executive powers that basically make permanent war at the President’s whim, possible. This means, as I have said since 2009, the Constitution has officially been declared, by Mordor’s actions, as dead and no longer of use; whenever there’s a conflict, Congress, the Courts and now The President can just insert their own limitations or expansions of power and rule at will. This is not going to end well folks. Kelly Beaucar Vlahos says this.
“The bill, if passed, would not only codify all of the authority the president has now to fight Al Qaeda and Taliban and “associated forces” as interpreted in the current 2001 AUMF, but allow the president to add as many targets as desired in the future.”
What’s the point of even pretending any longer that the United States has become a military state whose stock in trade is waging war and assisting others to wage war?
Tricky Nikki Stands By Her Sanctions – Well, its Wednesday and there are still no new sanctions against Russia as UN Ambassador Nikki Hayley “reported” on Sunday and yesterday refuses to recant.
Robert Fisk, British Journalist, Finds No Chemical Weapon Attack In Douma – Read and watch Fisk’s report from Douma and learn that there is no residual basis for a “chemical weapons attack” in Douma Syria and furthermore that the Media Industrial Complex’s propaganda efforts have become embarrassing acts of fraud. For example, a CNN reporter claims to hold and then sniff a child’s backpack that was contaminated with Sarin gas!? Like a bad comedy, the dominoes are not tumbling they are crumbling as the war-puppets try and build them into pyramids of fake-evidence.
A Civilization In 6 Words: Babies Make Families – Here is Emily Clark’s wonderful little essay Babies Make Families that so many have thanked me for reading on-air I am linking to it so you can read and share for yourself.
“After all, who among us parents doesn’t have people in their lives whom they never would have met if not for their children? These stronger connections are the very bedrock of a strong, thriving society, and our leaders would do well to encourage all of us to continue building these foundations, one baby at a time.”
Clark has written of what Christians used to know as the most important and natural part of their lives, not some anomaly that needs study and explanation.
The War Party Youth Have The White House – Yesterday’s spate of announcements then renouncements from the Trump Administration presented an impression that our foreign policy is evolving in real time. On Sunday Nikki Hayley, who seems to never tire of asserting these United State’s willingness to wage war, maim, destroy or extort any sovereign entity on earth to perform her bidding; thundered that “Secretary Menucin is preparing new sanctions against Russia that could be released as early as tomorrow.” Well, when POW Trump heard of this, he sent another surrogate out to quash the sanctions that according to the WaPo: “But Trump conferred with his national security advisers later Sunday and told them he was upset the sanctions were being officially rolled out because he was not yet comfortable executing them, according to several people familiar with the plan.” In other words, the war-party youth have taken control of the White House’s operations, have reinstalled their war-game joysticks and consoles and were busy initializing the disastrous foreign policy of Bush 43, version 2.0.
The War Party Youth Have Their First Mordor POW: President Trump – Patrick J. Buchanan wonders how the President lost control of the White House to the Bolton Youth?
“Clearly, with the U.S. fighting in six countries, Commander in Chief Trump does not want any new wars, or to widen any existing wars in the Middle East. But he is being pushed into becoming a war president to advance the agenda of foreign policy elites who, almost to a man, opposed his election. We have a reluctant president being pushed into a war he does not want to fight.”
It follows that Trump doesn’t want the fight and instead relishes the rhetorical war on Twitter that preceded it. But The Bolton Youth play for filled caskets and re-orders of lethal military ordinance. Will Trump reign these merchants of death in before its too late?
There Is No “There”, There: The #Fake News Chemical Weapons Story – Watch the video posted below and read the attached reporting for yourself to discover that the Friday night shelling of Syria had to occur then before the actual truth of what happened in Douma could be discovered: there was NO chemical weapons attack.
A Quiet Place: Are Ascendent Demons, Coming For The Kids, The Monsters? – I saw the new film A Quiet Place on Friday night last and I can tell you it is a very special piece of art. A.C. Gleason has a review of it here and I generally agree with what he says about the film with some important additions. For the first time in years, John Krasinski presents a loving family as a single unit with a very strong father at its head. In 2018 this is no small achievement and Krasisnski gets away with it because of the novelty of silence he introduces in the film. I don’t want to spoil the plot but the family schemes to thwart the ravenous creatures that cause the silence from feasting on the family’s newest addition: a baby. There’s so much to like about this film I plan a full review later this week. This is 4 Reagan movie-making here, go see it!
From Russia With Cyber Love – When in doubt these days, just blame the Russians. Lose a Super Bowl? Russians hacked your playbook and gave it to the winning team. Burn a tray of burgers at Mickey D’s? Blame the Russians for hacking the automated timer system that cues the cook on when to sear, flip and remove. Cite GLOBAL attacks on routers, hubs and GE refrigerators with wifi built-in, blame the Russians who, not satisfied with ruling all of Asia and scheming ‘Muricah’s demise, now wants to control your Xbox. Really!?
Chemical Weapons!? What Chemical Weapons!? – The U.S., U.K. and French invasion of Syria has been conducted before the evidence for the use of chemical weapons can be established by neutral entities created to do just that. The Organization for Prevention of Chemical Weapons has not yet started its investigation into the alleged use of chemical weapons; as a matter of fact, they haven’t even gained access to the sites in question yet, the invasion has already been executed. What happens if/when the OCPW finds no weapons linked to Assad’s Syria? As I have been telling you, a flagrant violation of international law, the UN charter and more legal atrocities have been committed. This is how the U.S. runs foreign affairs these days!? This is what global “leadership” looks like!?
What Do Those Who Allegedly “Benefit” From ‘Muricah’s Invasion of Syria Think About It? – The Syrian Patriarchate representing the Greek Orthodox, Syrian Orthodox and Greek Melkite Catholic Churches is not amused by the Trump-led invasion into Syria./ Read their statement, issued immediately following the bombs, here. Here’s an excerpt.
- This brutal aggression is a clear violation of the international laws and the UN Charter, because it is an unjustified assault on a sovereign country, member of the UN.
- It causes us great pain that this assault comes from powerful countries to which Syria did not cause any harm in any way.
- The allegations of the USA and other countries that the Syrian army is using chemical weapons and that Syria is a country that owns and uses this kind of weapon, is a claim that is unjustified and unsupported by sufficient and clear evidence.
Does this sound like our illegal bellicosity is for the “benefit” of the “suffering people” of Syria?
DeceptiCONNED: How “Pro-Life Voting” Has INCREASED The Harvest of Aborted Baby Parts – Terry Jeffrey’s has a shocking report out at townhall.com detailing how the “pro-life” GOP has actually systematically passed INCREASES in Federal funds for “fetal tissue research” which should be known by what it is: research done because of the abundance of dead baby parts available via abortions. I always maintain that it was and is a mistake to act as though the GOP and your voting for it is the answer to ‘Muricah’s abortion and contraception holocaust, Jeffrey’s research proves me correct.
- In fiscal 2016 and 2017 — with Republicans controlling both houses of Congress — it climbed to successive records of $103 million and $107 million.
- This year — with Republicans controlling the House, Senate and White House — the NIH estimates it will spend $81 million on fetal tissue research.
- That would be less than the last two years, but more than the $79 million the NIH spent on human fetal tissue research in 2010, when Obama governed with a Democratic House and Senate.
So “voting, hoping and coping” is not saving baby’s lives; it is not reversing the macabre mountain of murdered baby parts being harvested for “research” and it is certainly not rolling back the abortion industry into the hellfire pit it should be contained in. What recourse is left? The CRUSADER Knights of The Holy Rosary and our appeal to the Immaculate Heart of Mary to intervene. LISTEN To The Mike Church Show for details or call the show at 844-527-8723!
Why You Need To Listen To The Pearcing Truth’s Series On Economics As If Families Mattered – The Federalist headline screams the current state of our civil, “economic” affairs. Yo, Big Business: Money Doesn’t Give You A Right To Manipulate Politics. It doesn’t? Then are you ready to begin implementing a system of Distributism, solidarity and subsidiarity? While ‘Murican Government has become the national religion, business and the exchange of money for pleasure and profit have become her powerful parishioners. Since we rarely know the people who grow or make our food or anything else for that matter, business has become a ubiquitous, requisite agent for exchange of what we want, mildly tempered by what we are willing to borrow to get it. Micro systems of barter exchange are gone, save for the rare entities that have carved out niche markets serving the locals, folks we used to call friends and neighbors. My ongoing feature series with the author of Small Is Still Beautiful, Joseph Pearce, delves heavily into this subject and is MUST LISTENING for anyone truly interested in avoiding Amazon et al from controlling the food supply and thus what is acceptable, secular behavior to get it. Download all 4 Episodes here.
The book’s stories are harrowing from the point of view that bodies and lives are being physically altered with no chance of repair. This is being done, allegedly, to bring about a more fairer world in which those born into the bodies of the sex they believe is not for them. But what is fair about having your breasts cut off while being doped up with drugs that get you banned from any professional sport? This is the work of Beazelbub and the boys and the poor souls who undergo these mutilations are the prizes.
The Infamy Visited Upon The Beautiful Holy Family Finds A Home On Roseanne – In 1992, Roseanne Barr campaigned for Bill Clinton and gave popular cover to the anti-family sentiments finding their way onto broadcast TV. Now that Roseanne is back and is pushing its “I voted for Trump so deal with it” theme, it is the love-child of the #MAGA, conservative echo-chamber, and almost everyone is buying the ruse. Of
Buchanan: If Trump Brings The #MAGA, Middle Class Another War, The Middle Will Bolt – Last week the President said he wanted to pull U.S. Troops out of the Syrian conflict, which is a surprise since we are not supposed to be involved in the Syria conflict! Buchanan maintains that Trump must resist the DeceptiCON conceit that pulling out of any of our conflicts is tantamount to the end of ‘Muricah herself. “Yet the resistance of this city to giving up its vision of U.S. global hegemony is broad and deep, for that vision is almost a defining mark of our foreign policy elites. For them to give it up would be like death itself.” A death that is well-deserved.
The Standing Army Cannot Co-Exist In A Constitutional System Like ‘Muricah’s – William S Smith echoes my sentiments on just why the Constitution is an anachronism today. “The American framers assumed that a certain type of constitutional personality would animate American statesmanship. But any government that regularly goes abroad in search of monsters to destroy will tend to be led by people whose temperament ignores the constraints of constitutionalism and who in turn will become a threat to fiscal prudence and to its own citizens.”
What Is This Hell You Speak Of? – The revolving circus that is the pontificate of His Holiness Pope Francis has now taken a turn that SNL writers couldn’t have scripted: he has stated that “there is no Hell”. While thye Vatican dismisses the report as fabricated, there is an army of fake mercedarians out there repeating the canard from the rooftops.
It Is Time To Ditch Social Media From The Big 3 – Robert Tracinski wonders if Social Media was a mistake (but of course!). “We posted on our own sites. We had good discussions in our own comment fields, which we moderated. I had and still have an extensive e-mail list of readers who are interested in my work, most of which I built up in that period, before everybody moved onto social media. But then Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube came along and killed the blogs. There were three main reasons they took over.” Yes, the Big 3 social media dominate and monopolize hours of people’s time every hour of every day and this is done for the profit of those 3 companies not you, the content supplier!
The Religion That ‘Murican Politics Has Become – When Donald Trump as President, shows up at a rally to commemorate or promote something, the event takes on a religious tone; think about it. Before the President – the priest – enters the temple – the speaking stage – prayers are recited in unison – the Pledge of Allegiance – then an opening canticle is chanted – the National Anthem – then the priest makes his procession to the altar – the dais with the holy crest of the office of the President – then the priest begins “the mass” – making the political pronouncement and explaining why it is good for the congregation. When “the mass” is finished, the choir strikes up a driving beat of a “patriotic song” which serves as the post communion hymn and then the congregation takes leave to go and evangelize the gospel they just took in to unwashed masses – let the conversions begin! Michael Davis writes of this and makes the proper conclusion: All Politics Is Religion.
“Movement conservatism, meanwhile, is a kind of Protestantism. The Constitution fills the role of the Bible. It is immutable, if not infallible, and we must hold it, as Hamilton said, in “sacred reverence.” Like Protestantism, this conservatism defines itself by what it isn’t—monarchism, socialism, etc.—just as Protestantism is a blanket term for those Christian sects that arose in opposition to the Catholic Church. Jefferson and Adams are like Calvin and Luther: united by a common enemy more than a common creed.”
Armed with my description of a ‘Murican “Conservative Church” service, next time you see this transpire on Fox News and the propagandists for the faith wait breathlessly for the priest to arrive and mass begin, see if my description above is correct and if it is, know then what the takeaway is: The Faith has been replaced in most ‘Murican’s daily lives by the faith (sans caps intentional) in ‘Murica.
MIKE CHURCH SHOW VIDEO: Newsflash To Catholics: The Gates of Hell HAVE Prevailed. Taken from Thursday, 15 March, 2018 show.
It’s April 2018 And The Immodesty Is About To Go Nuclear Because It WENT Nuclear – Venerable Bishop Sheen called out ‘Muricah back in the 1960’s while speaking to a group of young Catholics on “Youth and Sex”: “8:15 in the morning, the 6th of August, 1945, when we flew a military plane over this city, when we dropped that atomic bomb on it; that bomb on blotted out boundaries. There was no longer a boundary between the military and the civilian, between the helper and the helped, between the wounded and the nurse and the doctor, between the living and the dead. For even the living who escaped the bomb were already half dead. So we broke down boundaries and limits and from that time on the world has said we want no one limiting me. … You want no restraint, no boundaries, no limits. I have to do what I want to do. Now let’s analyze that for a moment, is that happiness?”
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The Tragedy of Post Christian, Philosophia Perennis Devoid Thinking – Read this piece from AmConMag writer Noah Millman to get a closeup view of why Philosophia Perennis is so desperately needed to corral the erroneous thinking Men are sure to engage in when NOT grounded in the eternal quest for True Wisdom i.s. Sapientia. The issue Noah, is not whether “only the Saints” can live by the Magisterial code, it is that by God’s Grace the Saints DID live the Tradition WHILE receiving the Graces needed to do so. You cannot approach Grace as zero sum, mathematics, as in if I do ______ I will receive ______ “Grace credits” but if I do ______I will have deducted ______ Grace Credits. Grace is present in the world and we are given the supply needed at Baptism, the suffering of the Christian Faithful is simply to maintain the state you enter at Baptism, using the Gospels and the Traditional Teaching as MEANS to that END. As Padré Gaetano tells us in Humility of Heart: “And has not a saint abundant reasons, from the thought of his own weakness, to live always in a state of great humility, when he knows that from one hour to another he may lose the grace of God and the kingdom of heaven which he has merited by years of laboriously-acquired virtues? “Unless the Lord build the house, they labour in vain that build it.”