Cuba, Iran and Terrorism

By Marielena Montesino de Stuart

Foreign Policy:

Let’s hope that you will not be drawn into the fog of farcical diplomatic rhetoric about Cuba. Open your eyes and learn about the dangerous liaison between the US and Havana:

Cuba’s Dangerous Environment: https://someonehastosaythetruth.wordpress.com/2015/07/22/cubas-dangerous-environment/

#ForeignPolicy #Obama #Cuba #Communism #Terrorism #Iran #Venezuela #MarielenaMontesinodeStuart

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Will US Attorney General Loretta Lynch address the content of the Planned Parenthood undercover videos?

By Marielena Montesino de Stuart

Urgent public policy issue:

How many videos will it take for the US Attorney General, Loretta Lynch, to address the activity depicted by some of Planned Parenthood’s executives? The organization that has conducted the undercover investigation has announced that it will continue to release more videos involving the sale of baby tissue and body parts. Is the US Attorney General paying attention?

#Abortion #plannedparenthood #marielena-montesino-de-stuart-2 #USAttorneyGeneral #LorettaLynch #PublicPolicy

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PAGES OF HISTORY: Pope Francis and the Marxist Hammer and Sickle Crucifix

By Marielena Montesino de Stuart

Socialists love to erase history… so let’s make sure we keep our eyes on it.

Here is the interview conducted during the flight from Paraguay to Rome– where Francis talks about the hammer and sickle crucifix he received from the very Marxist President of Bolivia, Evo Morales.

Pope Francis and the Hammer and Sickle Crucifix

Excerpt:

Aura Vistas Miguel, (Radio Renascenca):

Well, there’s no group. It’s just me from Portugal. (laughing) Holiness, what did you think when you saw the hammer and sickle with Christ on it? And where did this object end up? What did you think when you saw the hammer and sickle with the Christ on it, given to you by Evo Morales? And where did this object end up?

Pope Francis:

Ah, yes, truly. I heard ‘mantello’ (editor’s note: mantle, cloak: ‘mantello’ is similar to ‘martello,’ the Italian for hammer, that’s why the Pope needed the question repeated), and I didn’t understand. It’s curious, I didn’t know this, nor did I know that Fr. Espinal was a sculptor and also a poet. I learned this in these days. I saw it and for me it was a surprise. Secondly, you can qualify it in the genre of “protest art” – for example in Buenos Aires, some years ago, there was an exhibit of a good sculptor, creative, Argentine, who is now dead. It was protest art, and I recall one, it was a crucified Christ on a bomber that was falling down, no? It’s Christianity, but a criticism that, let’s say, Christianity allied with imperialism, which is the bomber. The genre that first I didn’t know, and secondly, I would qualify it as protest art, which in some cases can be offensive, in some cases. Thirdly, in this concrete case, Fr Espinal was killed in 1980. It was a time when liberation theology had many different branches. One of the branches was with Marxist analysis of reality. Fr Espinal belonged to this, this. Yes, I knew because I was in those years rector of the theology faculty and we talked a lot about it, about the different branches and who were the representatives, no? In the same year, the general of the Society (of Jesus), Fr. Arrupe, wrote a letter to the whole Society on the Marxist analysis of reality in theology. Stopping on this point saying, “it’s no good, these are different things, it’s not right, it’s not correct.” And, four years later in 1984, the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith published the first small volume, the first declaration on liberation theology that criticizes this. Then comes the second, which opens to a more Christian perspective. I’m simplifying, no? Let’s do the hermeneutic of that time: Espinal was an enthusiast of this Marxist analysis of the reality, but also of theology using Marxism. From this, he came up with this work. Also the poetry of Espinal was of this kind of protest. But, it was his life, it was his thought. He was a special man, with so much human geniality, who fought in good faith, no? Making a hermeneutic like this, I understand this work. For me it wasn’t an offense, but I had to do this hermeneutic, and I say it to you so that there aren’t any wrong opinions.

Vistas: Did you leave it there?

Pope Francis:

No, it’s traveling with me. Maybe you heard that President Morales wished to give me two honors, the most important of Bolivia (editor’s note: the Condor of Andes) and the other of the Order of Fr. Espinal, a new order (editor’s note: the Senate of Bolivia approved it June 30). If I … first, I’ve never accepted honors. I don’t do it. But, he did it with so much good will and with so much pleasure to please me. And, I thought that this comes from the people of Bolivia. So I prayed about it, what I should do. (I thought,) If I bring it to the Vatican it’ll go to the museum and end up there and no one … I thought about leaving it with Our Lady of Copacabana, the Mother of Bolivia, which will go to the sanctuary. The two honors will be in the Shrine of Our Lady of Copacabana, the Madonna, while the Christ is coming with me. Thanks.

#pope-francis #Marxism #thevatican #marielenamontesinodestuart #socialists

PAGES OF HISTORY: Pope Francis and the Marxist Hammer and Sickle Crucifix

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Communists meet at the Vatican

By Marielena Montesino de Stuart

Here is the latest exciting event held the modernist Vatican– where each day is filled with surprises.

A Bunch of communists met at the Vatican

#the-vatican #communism #popefrancis #marielenamontesinodestuart #SustainableDevelopment #Agenda21 #Lubyanka20

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Pope Francis, the hammer and sickle and the Marxist touch

By Marielena Montesino de Stuart

Francis recently visited Bolivia and received a crucifix with Christ nailed to a hammer and sickle in the form of a cross. The fact that the very Marxist President of Bolivia, Evo Morales, dared to present this gift to Francis speaks volumes!

This commentary may help you understand: Francis and the Marxist Touch

Someone has to say the truth…

#PopeFrancis #MarielenaMontesinodeStuart #marxism #the-vatican #marielenaspeaks #marielenamontesinodestuart

Abortion as an urgent issue during the presidential election cycle

By Marielena Montesino de Stuart

There is no question that abortion and the sale of baby tissue and body parts will be front and center during this presidential election cycle– but will the candidates have the courage to take this urgent issue and make it a priority in their campaigns? After all… didn’t one of them say “all lives matter”?

Please read THE GATES OF HELL: A Moonlight Serenade for a Baby Never Born 

#Abortion #PlannedParenthood #TheGatesofHell #MarielenaMontesinodeStuart #AllLivesMatter

Francis in the Vatican and Abroad

By Marielena Montesino de Stuart

The world has seen and heard from Francis in the Vatican more than anyone imagined… but his rhetoric and actions do not take me by surprise. It’s time to read the Francis Archive– and you will not look so completely bewildered!

THE FRANCIS ARCHIVE:
https://romancatholicworld.wordpress.com/category/francis-in-the-vatican/

#pope-francis, #the-vatican #Marxism #MarielenaMontesinodeStuart