WATCH: Harrison Butker Commencement Speech Enrages the Demons

  Harrison Butker’s commencement address criticizes bishops and priests for not staying in their lane.  The backlash against Butker’s speech highlights the societal pressure on women to work outside the home and the devaluation of homemaking. Butker’s speech emphasizes the importance of knowing one’s vocation and the need for a religious discourse in society.

WATCH: To Infinitas and Beyond!

  The conversation discusses the document Dignitas Infanata issued by the Dicastery for the Doctrine of the Faith (DDF) in the Catholic Church, which addresses transgender theory. The hosts express frustration that it took the Church so long to address this issue and highlight the importance of good teaching on the topic. They also discuss … Read more

Dignitas Infinita: Do Humans Look Dignified to You?

There’s a new Vatican document which asserts that human beings, by their very nature, have something called “infinite dignity.” A conversation at the Vatican press conference when Dignitas Infinita was launched offered some helpful insights into the theological presuppositions held by its authors. Vatican correspondent Diane Montagna asked lead author Cardinal Fernandez: “If man has … Read more

WATCH: The Church’s Enemies Are Inside Her Gates, But Remain Faithful!

  Catholics Unscripted – Gavin Ashenden, Katherine Bennett and Mark Lambert – speak with Bishop Joseph Strickland about the current crisis in the Church. Bishop Strickland discusses the contradictions and confusion within the Catholic Church. He addresses the authoritarian approach of some US bishops compared to the open heretical positions of bishops in other countries. The … Read more

LISTEN: Politically-Incorrect Catholicism, with John Zmirak and Gavin Ashenden

Dr Gavin Ashenden is joined by John Zmirak, a senior editor of The Stream and author of the new Politically Incorrect Guide to Catholicism, to discuss the new novelties “gathering slime” in the West and within the Catholic Church. Zmirak is the author, co-author, or editor of twelve books, including Wilhelm Ropke: Swiss Localist, Global … Read more

WATCH: Russell Brand, Pope Francis, Heaven and Hell

  Please visit www.CatholicUnscripted.com and check out our membership options. Thank you. Today we discuss Russell Brand explaining why he wears a cross and Pope Francis remarks about Hell. In the episode, Katherine quotes the following passage from CS Lewis and Gavin quotes some words from Annie Dillard (both can be found below) “Men are … Read more

WATCH: Is the Pope a Communist?

  In this episode, Katherine Gavin and Mark discuss the question of whether Pope Francis is a communist in the light of his recent meeting with DIALOP – a “dialogue project” between socialists/Marxists, communists, and Christians which he set up in 2014. They explore the connection between Pope Francis and liberation theology, highlighting the concerns … Read more

What Are We To Make Of The Exotic And Sensually Esoteric Theology Of Cardinal Fernandez?

The exotic contents of Mystical Passion: spirituality and sensuality written 25 years ago by now-Cardinal Víctor Manuel Fernández have been well covered in the Catholic press by now. Responses have ranged from a mixture of horror at what appears to be an exercise in theological pornography at one end, to at the other a sympathetic reminder that sex and … Read more