“He must open his arms to protect all of God’s people and embrace with tender affection the whole of humanity, especially the poorest, the weakest, the least important, those whom Matthew lists in the final judgment on love: the hungry, the thirsty, the stranger, the naked, the sick and those in prison.” – Pope Francis, […]Read more "The Birth Chart of Pope Francis & the Future of Catholicism, Part II"
“And now abideth Faith, Hope, Charity, these three; but the greatest of these is Love.” – Corinthians 13:13 Among the world’s core religions, Catholicism has had things mighty rough for the last half century. So rough, in faithful fact, it seemed as if this particular organized religion that has existed for millenia couldn’t withstand the […]Read more "The Birth Chart of Pope Francis & the Future of Catholicism, Part I"
“It is an error to believe that the Roman Pontiff can and ought to reconcile himself to, and agree with, progress, liberalism, and contemporary civilization.” – Pope Pius IX Pope – from the Greek root, “Pappas”, meaning Father Catholic – from the Latin root,“Catholicus” meaning Universal in extent, or of interest to all. February 28th, […]Read more "The Prophecies of St. Malachy & The Future of the Vatican, Part III"
In Astrology, as in Life, Religion and Spirituality are two separate concepts. The former pertains to anything associated with an organized religion. The latter implies an esoteric sense of well being that is Universal in nature, whose essence isn’t attached to any pre-established doctrines, as the former does. The former is firmly rooted within the […]Read more "The Prophecies of St. Malachy & The Future of the Vatican, Part II"
Originally written when Pope Benedict XVI announced his abdication as Pontiff in February of 2013. “My great idea is that we must forgive the Pope. First of all, he needs it more than anyone else. Besides, it is the only way of placing oneself above him.” – Albert Camus “He thought he saw an Argument, […]Read more "The Prophecies of St. Malachy & the Future of the Vatican, Part I"
Commemorating the 200th Anniversary of the Dictator’s Defeat at the Battle of Waterloo June 18th, 1815 – June 18th, 2015 What do the following have in common? Romeo & Juliet, Tristan & Isolde, Scarlett O’Hara & Rhett Butler, Napoleon & Josephine They’re all love matches that are mythic in proportion with none of them being […]Read more "Napoleon & Josephine: A Truly Mythic Love"
As stated in Part I, when reduced to their basic essences, Saturn could be viewed as the planet of “Work” and Sagittarius, the sign of “Luck”. Put them together and what’s it spell? “Gambling”. Below are Brad Kronen’s theorized predictions as to how the gambling industry will be affected over the next three years by […]Read more "Saturn Transits Sagittarius: A Planetary Passion Play, Part III"