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Eric Sammons @EricRSammons Cincinnati, Ohio

Non nobis, Domine, non nobis, sed nomini tuo da gloriam. Feel free to DM your prayer intentions and I promise to pray for them (and keep them confidential).

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Joined Twitter 10/15/14


@ReyannaRice @TKjokester As should reclining the seat. @betsybug354 Yes, I think that’s accurate.
2/16
2020
@TKjokester A seat should only be reclined if no one is sitting behind you. @Tiber_Swimmer Yes, the Church’s understanding of the role of the pope has developed over time.I also have a back injury that makes flights painful, but I wouldn’t think of reclining my seat if someone is behin… https://t.co/jIyxQXjAmc @HeyJohnnyBoy27 Yes, that is probably the most common view among members of Opus Dei. @HeyJohnnyBoy27 It’s shorthand for an orthodox conservative Catholic who thinks Vatican II itself was great, and ou… https://t.co/sgAsCxTow1This was a fun interview. I talk about my journey from Evangelical Protestant to JPII Catholic to traditional Catho… https://t.co/Llcvh358T7 @BruvverEccles #JustSayNoToMoreVaticanSynods https://t.co/CDXLWXKo3i @TheCatholicCrow @TaylorRMarshall I’m pretty sure the FSSP will only consider requests from a bishop, since they ca… https://t.co/mwmBakMMSZ @DominickZarcone @jimbearNJ @TaylorRMarshall @YouTube @TiberSwam2012 @OnePeterFive @Card_R_Sarah I have not read it… https://t.co/nVSZGetPBeEvery American bishop Ad Limina visit: https://t.co/DYCaiAmYGl https://t.co/AwDASAekn0
2/15
2020
1983 called, and it wants its tweet back. https://t.co/n5w6zTPcoB @chesterbelloc3 I honestly think Frank has a mental illness. At least I hope so for his sake, as it will mitigate his judgement.Broke: February 14th is St. Valentine’s Day. Woke: February 14th is Ss. Cyril and Methodius Day. Bespoke: Februar… https://t.co/XAKnU0OjTv @PetriOP @Nationals @astros And Dusty’s now managing the Astros...Scripture & Tradition: Sexagesima Sunday https://t.co/jshtLrJSbo
Retweeted by Eric Sammons @m_tremblay_ Yeah, it’s still stupid when it’s online, but I think the relative anonymity of the online world and t… https://t.co/UrP8HMuMtL @m_tremblay_ Not to completely dismiss social media (after all I’m on it myself), but have you ever encountered thi… https://t.co/CsAYo435uz @SteveSkojec I think it’s good to see how Our Lord handled his hard-hearted opponents. He either (1) ignored them;… https://t.co/PHWhjFxcqi @m_tremblay_ I’m not an expert on Trad culture, but in almost 10 years of going to the Latin Mass I’ve never heard… https://t.co/ub1quvfbasReminder: In this time of crisis and scandal in the Church, there are good and holy priests out there giving their… https://t.co/fZV0sZDKWm @Catholichurch10 @TimothyFlanders Tima and I do look a bit alike!
2/14
2020
@AKelleyGolf @MrCasey62 @SteveSkojec @FrHilderbrand @ladypapist @FrHarrison @frmikeschmitz @ChrisStefanick Two poin… https://t.co/xNyfiWMMN9We love the homeschooling program we use for our high-schoolers (@MODGSchool), and here it is ranked #4 in the coun… https://t.co/vEHCorQbeN @MargoCatholic @TaylorRMarshall @meaningofcath I have not seen it, but I only mean “negative” in the sense that the… https://t.co/m2LR88LJRkI admit that the immediate negative reaction by many Catholics to Francis’s Apostolic Exhortation bothered me. It’s… https://t.co/0YHB5CJhlF @TsundokuSensei Awful. @captmorgan1956 They should be good this year!How a Catholic church went from looking like an aircraft hanger to looking like a...Catholic church. https://t.co/XGHhWSKdSz @HeyJohnnyBoy27 This is our year! (Which is what I say almost every year.)The phrase that fills me with joy: “Pitchers and Catchers report”. Baseball’s back! https://t.co/SU5KzsOOX7Do you ever avoid clicking on a YouTube video or Google News story b/c you don’t want to screw up your suggested vi… https://t.co/MlZZaadjftThis is like seeing someone on the sidewalk who twisted his ankle and offering to shoot him in the head. Porn is fa… https://t.co/JyTGiV0tAaCheck out Christine's interview on the important work of @RVHealing, which provides healing to post-abortive mother… https://t.co/BK2g6b9GQbA promising start to Project #DefundTheBishops https://t.co/rCxLlEucd4 @onetallorder1 @SteveSkojec @JamesTScorpio1 @SLancsChin @Papabile7 @RorateCaeli I’ve found most every health care p… https://t.co/Wzkp86cftOThis is an important takeaway. The term “magisterial” is essentially meaningless today and is only a concern for Ch… https://t.co/CUXxOxWpEvTranslation: “He doesn’t know how to get into endless and pointless foreign wars like me and Daddy!” https://t.co/654smWxJcU @chad_durante Agreed. And I would be as opposed to imposing clerical celibacy on the East as I am of expanding the… https://t.co/JB0rKsLGpl
2/13
2020
@AskYourHusband @DavidRobertGor1 It’s a victory like a boxer being pummeled in the ring blocking a single punch is… https://t.co/7bum5M1N7C @SteveSkojec @RorateCaeli The envy is palpable. If you disagree with them by being too soft on Francis, you’re doin… https://t.co/HS3wAEdVNm @timotheeology @EVKLCoop I’m not convinced that his referencing the final doc means it now is the guiding light, bu… https://t.co/kDPPKHqRUmGreat conversation on R4R about TLM and Novus Ordo. Y’all are just too reasonable! https://t.co/sfbzEUoJNXhttps://t.co/y0rA45lsKU
Retweeted by Eric Sammons @SteveSkojec Dude, you are definitely more Iron Man than Captain America.Usually ⁦@SteveSkojec⁩ is right about this stuff, and he might be right again. Yet everyone expected PF to put marr… https://t.co/Ca4GNjaySz @_Mrs_Farnum Honestly I don’t know. The Vatican says it was completed in late December, but I take everything the V… https://t.co/82QopsRXaA @marylanestrow I try not to play 4D chess. :) @fabius10scudi @SteveSkojec I’ll admit that I haven’t seen those reactions, and I do think it’s improper to celebra… https://t.co/HaQGWHYk0j @CathyCeiger My dad was superintendent of my school district, so he was in charge of calling off school. He just le… https://t.co/3Ce9oIwsAr @SteveSkojec I see it more like this: We are outgunned and outmanned in a major battle and our side is getting its… https://t.co/PaxJspyDiQ @SteveSkojec You’re a real Debbie Downer, you know that, right? :) https://t.co/dyr6fHP2yu @SteveSkojec Oh I don’t believe for a second that this issue is going to be dropped now. But I’m thankful that at l… https://t.co/Wf5l4dPf4ZThe Roman Martyrology is another one of those buried treasures you discover when you embrace a more traditional pra… https://t.co/AIGpFa68tDDuring the Amazon Synod many Catholics prayed and fasted (and dunked idols). We believe these actions can have an i… https://t.co/K34G6sfxB0 @CauseofourJoy Yes, and words are more prominent based on how often they are used. But I found word “Jesus” - it’s… https://t.co/LXFrtHHt4n @davidtheking100 Word clouds give a good sense of a document, any document. That’s all I meant. @CauseofourJoy I’m not sure, but he uses the term “Christ” 22 times, and “Jesus” 16 times.I have long been a critic of Pope Francis, but I am thankful that he didn’t expand the use of married men as priest… https://t.co/iR7E3Zfsm7 @davidtheking100 I know what “poisoning the well” means; I just don’t know why you think it applies here. I find wo… https://t.co/ozm8rqfr2w @davidtheking100 I honestly have no idea what you are talking about. @davidtheking100 Yes - I put the doc into a word cloud generator.Here is a word cloud of the pope's latest Apostolic Exhortation, Querida Amazonia. It gives a sense of the overall… https://t.co/cm3PgnO3mQ @dapperinhilo @SteveSkojec If someone is busy parsing the latin of Benedict’s statement while ignoring the reality… https://t.co/bio9qFRiEb @AeMa323 The rubrics are for a priest, so it is when he makes the sign of the cross over the children. As the fathe… https://t.co/c53Fe62dvfI see people stressing about how vicious some people on #CatholicTwitter are. Two words of advice: 1) If a “Cathol… https://t.co/XiJFM13nzc
2/12
2020
Stretching the phone cord to the bathroom so I could have private conversations. https://t.co/u9pUrHIhI8 @SteveSkojec I’m going to check it out now. @SteveSkojec Actually, if you take the letters of “full freedom” and convert them to Hebrew then into Roman Numeral… https://t.co/n4dYD8gDYYMy son was in a debate for school (on whether Richard III killed his nephews), and during his closing arguments he… https://t.co/4tomsMCp0YLet’s be honest: having two forms of liturgy within the Latin rite is as conspicuous as having two living popes! Ch… https://t.co/LTqELl553t
Retweeted by Eric SammonsOne day people will look back at the insane transgender movement and wonder how on earth it was able to transpire a… https://t.co/qIEoe4hxfi @RyanLEllis @SteveSkojec If someone is constantly hitting my TL to make sure I know he disagrees with me, then he’s… https://t.co/LylpC0xBij @austinruse @SteveSkojec I’m just getting started—only 14 at this point. For a long time I just muted annoying peop… https://t.co/orYzQRd2kD @SteveSkojec I’ve converted to your view of blocking. I want my time on social media to be fun and hopefully helpfu… https://t.co/7AYgdLVmivAs proof of my lack of obsession w/ politics, I didn’t realize when I picked red & blue as my color options that so… https://t.co/w8dkjXkUZkSeven years ago today Pope Benedict XVI announced his resignation. I was driving to give a talk at a parish when I… https://t.co/CJllHwIFpzListening to you guys talk about VII & culture as reasons for ppl leaving... My mom left the Church cos of the cul… https://t.co/OHF3RU3CDT
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2/11
2020
Evergreen tweet: “Put not your trust in princes, in a son of man, in whom there is no help. When his breath depar… https://t.co/HgHubCpwJ0 @AskYourHusband Thank you! @PlunderingTime https://t.co/zEr69M3F0h https://t.co/XvhHjaEGOhI’m encouraged by all the Catholics rediscovering the more difficult past Lenten penances. But a word of caution: i… https://t.co/TvpckJ0A5j @juventutemDC It shows how little I think of politics that I didn’t realize that myself. But I like your analogy better. @NWcarol28 I just picked those colors randomly. I’m talking about traditionalist infighting. @NWcarol28 I’m not talking about secular politics. I’m talking about the Church.Culture: 24/7 incessant pushing of disordered sexuality and mental illness as normal. A few brave priests: This is… https://t.co/QMRBrGt7QB#CatholicTwitter: Which of the two heavyweight Apostles is your favorite? • St. Peter: Apostle to the Jews, leader… https://t.co/ElCtjIg10vThe house is burning, but too many traditionalists are busy criticizing other traditionalists because their water b… https://t.co/msfaoxuNftPSA for Catholic dads: I highly recommend praying this powerful Blessing of Children from the 1962 Roman Ritual ov… https://t.co/rwlyO7Vo8h @kaitbagley I had the same feelings after I converted—it took me almost a decade to overcome them. My solution was… https://t.co/ARcWOAhZm4I’m excited to be on Rules for Retrogrades with @timotheeology and @DavidRobertGor1 today at noon EST. I’ll be talk… https://t.co/kjVqORdZ4K @hilarityjane To be fair, I was Zmirak’d before I knew who Zmirak was.
2/10
2020
@JasonBramleyFIC @family_catholic There are two parts of the HOF: the historical part (which should include everyth… https://t.co/Irfx1c0I58 @maryjoanderson3 https://t.co/wWVDQx1CRWLeftists have constantly said Rush Limbaugh and Jordan Peterson are horrible people, simply because they disagree w… https://t.co/a8D6elFN82This is not to say that every papal social teaching is without merit, but it’s been such a hodgepodge of various—an… https://t.co/oMTF8YjNo4 @juventutemDC Yes. It’s not to say that no papal social teaching is without merit, but it’s been such a hodgepodge… https://t.co/J7OZlZtrzI“Catholic Social Teaching” is a Catholic political amoeba and has no practical value. It usually just means “Let me… https://t.co/0eyO2Ggge1
2/9
2020
@family_catholic I don’t require saints, but I’d keep everyone out whose actions significantly harmed the sport. So… https://t.co/qsG8t4TBJG @bobvanoni1 I don’t want steriod users or cheaters in either. And Rose did far worse than Trump suggests.
2/8
2020

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