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  • Latest tweet from John "The Commie" Brennan

    04/04/2018 9:10:18 PM PDT · by Major Matt Mason · 66 replies
    Twitter ^ | 4/5/18 | John Brennan
    I served 6 Presidents, 3 Rs & 3Ds. I directly supported Clinton, Bush 43, and Obama. While I didn't agree with all their policy choices, I admired and respected all of them, as they put country above their personal interests. Not so with you, as your self adoration is disgraceful https://t.co/A1brb0HW3V— John O. Brennan (@JohnBrennan) April 5, 2018
  • Chief of firm involved in breach is Obama adviser ( Passport Breaches By Obama Advisers Company)

    03/22/2008 7:27:36 PM PDT · by NoLibZone · 67 replies · 3,389+ views
    http://www.cnn.com ^ | 3-22-08 | Kate Bolduan
    WASHINGTON (CNN) -- The CEO of a company whose employee is accused of improperly looking at the passport files of presidential candidates is a consultant to the Barack Obama campaign, a source said Saturday. John O. Brennan, president and CEO of the Analysis Corp., advises the Illinois Democrat on foreign policy and intelligence issues, the source said. Brennan briefed the media on behalf of the campaign this month. The executive is a former senior CIA official and former interim director of the National Counterterrorism Center. He contributed $2,300 to the Obama campaign in January.
  • CIA Director John Brennan emails

    10/21/2015 1:27:52 PM PDT · by Brad from Tennessee · 21 replies
    Wikileaks ^ | October 21, 2015
    Today, 21 October 2015 and over the coming days WikiLeaks is releasing documents from one of CIA chief John Brennan's non-government email accounts. Brennan used the account occasionally for several intelligence related projects. John Brennan became the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency in March 2013, replacing General David Petraeus who was forced to step down after becoming embroiled in a classified information mishandling scandal. Brennan was made Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism on the commencement of the Obama presidency in 2009--a position he held until taking up his role as CIA chief. According to the...
  • What’s a Neoconservative?

    06/23/2011 7:01:43 AM PDT · by Hawk720 · 25 replies
    American Conservative ^ | 06/23/2011 | Jack Hunter
    My father suggested to me recently that it might be helpful to better explain what the term “neoconservative” means. “A lot of people don’t know,” he said. As usual, Dad was right. Though decades old, the mainstream use of the word neoconservative is relatively new. I mentally filed away my father’s suggestion agreeing that a layman’s explanation of “neoconservative” might be helpful when the time was right. The time is right—as the American intervention in Libya has drawn a clearer line between neoconservatives and conventional Republicans than any event in recent memory. The “neocons” believe American greatness is measured by...
  • TAC: The Unhappy Anglican House - Confusion reigns over Pope's offer of Anglicanorum Coetibus

    03/22/2011 2:29:09 PM PDT · by NYer · 3 replies
    Virtue Online ^ | March 22, 2011 | David W. Virtue
    TAC: The Unhappy Anglican House of Archbishop John HepworthConfusion reigns over Pope's offer of Anglicanorum Coetibus By David W. Virtuewww.virtueonline.orgMarch 21, 2011 A personal ordinariate offered by Pope Benedict XVI for traditionalist Anglicans has divided the American branch of the of the Traditional Anglican Communion (TAC) - the Anglican Church in America - causing an irreparable schism in that body of Anglo-Catholics. The Traditional Anglican Communion was formed in 1991. Archbishop Louis Falk served as its first primate. He was succeeded in 2002 by Archbishop John Hepworth of the Anglican Catholic Church in Australia. The TAC exists in Africa, Australia,...
  • Traditional Anglican leader expects 150 clergy to become Catholic

    12/07/2010 4:33:06 AM PST · by NYer · 6 replies
    EWTN ^ | December 6, 2010
    Archbishop John Hepworth The Primate of the Traditional Anglican Communion has announced that more than 150 of the group's clergy are actively seeking to reunite with the Catholic Church under Pope Benedict XVI's Anglican Ordinariate proposal.“This is a moment to reflect on the prophetic wisdom of Pope Benedict,” wrote Primate John Hepworth, who heads up a group of 15 traditional Anglican provinces around the world. “It is a moment to thank him for his daring trust that Anglicans would respond. It is a time to intensify our prayers for him.”In his pastoral statement, he noted some “exquisite difficulties” that...
  • Century Series Wannabe(F-107A)

    07/03/2010 12:41:16 AM PDT · by ErnstStavroBlofeld · 10 replies
    Air and Space Magazine ^ | 7/01/2010 | Stephan Wilkinson
    Depending on who’s talking, the North American F-107A was either the best fighter the Air Force didn’t have the sense to buy, or a politically flawed loser from the outset. The F-107A will be remembered forever, if it is remembered at all, for being configured as no jet had been before or since: the sharp-edged maw of its air intake, feeding a prototype Pratt & Whitney YJ-75 engine, was just above and behind the cockpit, giving the otherwise sleek fighter the look of a fourth grader with an oversize backpack. In an era of dart-like Mirages and Delta Daggers, the...
  • “Game over” for France and Catholicism?

    01/12/2010 10:27:24 AM PST · by NYer · 10 replies · 591+ views
    CVA ^ | January 12, 2010 | Thomas Peters
    Christian Campbell, an Anglican blogger who aspires to full communion with Rome, excerpts an article in French newspaper La Croix which details how rapidly France is de-Christianizing: The IFOP Institute has just made a survey on Catholicism in France for the daily La Croix. The result is mind-blowing: *Whilst, in 1965, 81% of the French declared themselves as Catholics, they were no more than 64% in 2009. *More serious: whilst 27% of the French went to Mass once a week or more in 1965, they are no more than 4.5% in 2009. *At a doctrinal level, generally, itÂ’s a catastrophe:...
  • Catholics set up a task force for huge Anglican exodus

    11/23/2009 7:03:54 AM PST · by NYer · 9 replies · 508+ views
    Daily Mail ^ | November 23, 2009 | Simon Caldwell
    The Roman Catholic bishops of England and Wales have set up a task force to help the possible exodus of tens of thousands of disaffected Anglicans into their church. The move was announced as Anglican leader Dr Rowan Williams, the Archbishop of Canterbury, protested to the Pope in the Vatican over its plans to receive Anglican converts en masse. Pope Benedict XVI was last month accused of attempting to poach Anglicans unhappy about decisions taken in their church to ordain women and sexually-active homosexuals as priests and bishops. In response to requests from about 30 Anglican bishops around the world...
  • 4,000 Anglican priests to join Catholics

    11/22/2009 1:24:11 PM PST · by NYer · 65 replies · 1,680+ views
    Sunday Vision ^ | November 22, 2009 | Conan Businge
    OVER 4,000 Anglican priests all over the world, including married ones, are expected to join the Catholic Church, Bishop Matthias Ssekamanya announced on Friday. Ssekamanya, who doubles as the chancellor of Uganda Martyrs University, said this does not mean that the Catholic Church is removing the requirement for priests to remain unmarried. “We are not becoming soft on celibacy for Catholic priests. We shall also not tolerate homosexuals and polygamous marriages in the Catholic Church,” he added. He was officiating at the 15th graduation ceremony of the Nkozi-based university. Vatican officials announced that married Anglican priests would be allowed to...
  • Catholic Bishops Prepare Path for Anglican Exodus

    11/21/2009 3:37:07 PM PST · by marshmallow · 9 replies · 543+ views
    The Times (UK) ^ | 11/22/09 | John Follain and Jonathon Oliver
    THE Roman Catholic Church in England and Wales has taken the first steps towards receiving Anglican converts en masse. Archbishop Vincent Nichols, its leader, has appointed a panel of bishops to plan the recruitment of entire Church of England parishes. The move, effectively to “poach” Anglican congregations disenchanted with their church’s liberal drift, came as Rowan Williams, the Archbishop of Canterbury, held a meeting with Pope Benedict XVI in the Vatican. Speaking after their meeting, Williams denied that the Pope’s offer to allow members of the Church of England to convert while preserving many of their traditions was “a kind...
  • UK Traditional Anglican Communion says "yes please"

    11/05/2009 4:25:54 PM PST · by markomalley · 4 replies · 238+ views
    The Hermeneutic of Continuity ^ | 11/5/2009 | Fr. TIm Finnigan
    The South African Catholic blog Signum has an article reporting that TAC in UK accepts "Ordinariate" At the 2009 Assembly of the Traditional Anglican Communion UK, the following resolution was passed:That this Assembly, representing the Traditional Anglican Communion in Great Britain, offers its joyful thanks to Pope Benedict XVI for his forthcoming Apostolic Constitution allowing the corporate reunion of Anglicans with the Holy See, and requests the Primate and College of Bishops of the Traditional Anglican Communion to take the steps necessary to implement this Constitution.The Assembly also suggests Bishop Robert Mercer as a possible candidate for Ordinary. I hear...
  • The Anglican Right

    07/18/2007 1:57:21 PM PDT · by NYer · 53 replies · 681+ views
    Crisis Magazine ^ | July 18, 2007 | Rev. Dwight Longenecker
    In the late 1970s, a group of Episcopal clergymen with typical American chutzpah wrote to Pope Paul VI. They said they wanted to become Catholics, and wished for their priestly ministry to be fulfilled by being ordained as Catholic priests. The only problem was that they had wives and children.Paul VI received their petition, and they heard nothing. In the autumn of 1978, the pope died; then another pope died, and John Paul II took charge. The little group of Episcopal priests waited with crossed fingers and bated breath while Rome made a decision. In 1980 they finally had an...
  • Pope gets radical and woos the Anglicans

    11/15/2007 8:30:59 PM PST · by Petrosius · 55 replies · 82+ views
    The Telegraph ^ | November 16, 2007 | Damian Thompson
    Two and a half years after the name "Josephum" came booming down from the balcony of St Peter's, making liberal Catholics weep with rage, Pope Benedict XVI is revealing his programme of reform. And it is breathtakingly ambitious. The 80-year-old Pontiff is planning a purification of the Roman liturgy in which decades of trendy innovations will be swept away. This recovery of the sacred is intended to draw Catholics closer to the Orthodox and ultimately to heal the 1,000 year Great Schism. But it is also designed to attract vast numbers of conservative Anglicans, who will be offered the protection...
  • Major Anglican Group Prepares for Full Communion With Rome

    12/27/2005 11:51:50 AM PST · by jecIIny · 16 replies · 1,654+ views
    Virtue Online News ^ | 12-24-05 | Edward Pentin
    Major Anglican Group Prepares for Full Communion With Rome by Edward Pentin, Register Correspondent National Catholic Register December 24, 2005 VATICAN CITY - As the Anglican Communion threatens to break up, one large group of Anglicans is blazing a trail to Rome, and another could follow suit. The Traditional Anglican Communion, an autonomous group of 400,000 clergy and laity separate from the Anglican Communion, has drawn up detailed plans on how to come into full communion with the Holy See. After 12 years of consultations, both internally and informally with the Vatican, the group - with the help of a...
  • Autralian leads Anglican break to Rome (breakawayAnglican bishop meets with Pope)

    04/24/2005 11:03:38 PM PDT · by churchillbuff · 30 replies · 842+ views
    Sunday Times/Australian ^ | Ap 25 05 | Christopher Morgan and John Follain
    THE new Pope has established links with a group of disaffected Anglicans seeking to form their own church affiliated to the Vatican. Benedict XVI has held meetings with representatives of the Traditional Anglican Communion, according to Archbishop John Hepworth, the rebel group's primate. The group represents more than 400,000 Anglicans around the world who have either left their church or are protesting against its liberal policies. It is estimated 400 to 500 Church of England parishes may move to support the group. "We are looking at a church that would retain an Anglican liturgy, Anglican spirituality and a married clergy,"...
  • Anglican rebel looks for Vatican pact

    04/27/2005 7:55:09 PM PDT · by sionnsar · 20 replies · 510+ views
    VirtueOnline-News ^ | 4/26/2005 | Tom Richardson
    ​​​​WHEN the newly installed Pope Benedict XVI presaged ecumenical unity with carefully directed nods to other religious faiths, Archbishop John Hepworth realised that a long journey may soon be over. The global primate of the Traditional Anglican Communion, a conservative offshoot of the US Episcopal Church boasting a 400,000-strong congregation, left the Catholic faith more than 35 years ago. But Archbishop Hepworth has fostered ties with Rome, and with the new Pope, that could see his Anglican splinter group fulfil its vision "to be an Anglican Church in communion with the Bishop of Rome". "We see ourselves as essentially Anglicans...
  • Vatican to Decide Each Case of Anglican Priests

    10/31/2009 7:59:10 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 2 replies · 340+ views
    AP ^ | 10/31/09
    VATICAN CITY — The Vatican says it will admit married Anglican priests to the Catholic priesthood case by case. Vatican officials recently announced changes to make it easier for Anglicans to convert, as many conservative Anglicans are disillusioned by their own church's allowing women priests and gay clergy. The new move left some wondering whether Rome would embrace married Anglican priests in large numbers. A Holy See statement Saturday quoted Cardinal William Levada as saying the Vatican would consider accepting married Anglican priests into the Roman Catholic priesthood as it has in the past -- evaluating each case on its...
  • Celibacy Issue Holds Up Apostolic Constitution

    10/29/2009 10:34:26 AM PDT · by NYer · 22 replies · 667+ views
    NC Register ^ | October 29, 2009 | Edward Pentin
    The delay in publishing the apostolic constitution, which will allow large numbers of Anglicans to be received into the Catholic Church, is due not so much to translation problems as the more weighty issue of priestly celibacy.According to two reliably informed Italian newspapers, Il Giornale and Il Foglio, canon lawyers are continuing to define what has been a particularly unclear aspect of the new provision: whether married Anglicans could train as seminarians.Andrea Tornielli of Il Giornale reports that over the last few days, the Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts has been working to clarify this point. He writes that “everything...
  • Dissident theologian criticizes pope's opening to Anglicans

    10/28/2009 4:19:53 PM PDT · by NYer · 31 replies · 1,027+ views
    cns ^ | October 28, 2009 | Sarah Delaney
    ROME (CNS) -- Dissident theologian Father Hans Kung criticized Pope Benedict XVI for his recent opening to discontented Anglicans, charging the pope was "fishing" for the most conservative Christians to the detriment of the larger church. Father Kung said the invitation to traditionalist Anglicans to join the Roman Catholic Church went against years of ecumenical work on the part of both churches, calling it instead "a nonecumenical piracy of priests." The pope's basic message is: "Traditionalists of all churches, unite under the dome of St. Peter's!" Father Kung wrote in an editorial Oct. 28 in the Rome daily La Repubblica....