Volume XXII

Fr. Richard Bradford and the Congregation of Saint Athanasius have published Contra Mundum, the parish paper, monthly since 1998 to provide religious instruction and news of the congregation.

Volume XXII. August 2019 to July 2020:

Issue 1. August 2019:

  • “Heaven on Earth” by The Reverend Deacon Michael J. Connolly
  • “The Growth of the Ordinariate,” remarks by Jacob Rees-Mogg, MP, well-known Catholic and Conservative Member of Parliament
  • “Seventy Times Seven,” sermon preached by Father Bradford
  • “The Pilgrims Blessing of Roncevalles” for Steven Hardy prior to his pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostella
  • “To Pray for All Men” from a treatise on the Lord’s Prayer by St Cyprian
  • “Remembrances of Saint Jean Vianney” by Abbé Francois Trochu
  • “Consistent with Our Nation’s Traditions” from a concurring opinion by Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch in the American Legion v. American Humanist Association case

 Issue 2. September 2019:

  • “Camino de Santiago Pilgrimage” by parishioner Steven Hardy
  • “Our Lady of Walsingham” (and the four four feasts in honor of the Blessed Virgin Mary in September)
  • “A Coin Has Two Sides,” a sermon by Fr Bradford
  • “Judaism Doesn’t Guarantee Pro-Choice” by Rabbi Avi Shafran
  • “From a Commentary on the Prophet Joel” by Saint Jerome