But if I be asked what sign we may look for to show that the advance of the Faith is at hand, I would answer by a word the modern world has forgotten: Persecution. When that shall once more be at work it will be morning.Considering the long-established and favoured treatment by the Crown of Her Majesty's loyal Catholic subjects, and with Mister Belloc's prophetic words firmly in mind, I read with delicious dread and horrified delight the headline in Scotland's Daily Record:Hilaire Belloc
Kelly on the Rack Over Gay Adoption
Alas it was not as I had imagined. This rack was only a figurative rack and Secretary Kelly had not been dragged off to the Tower of London by a pair of sturdy Yeomen of the Guard in those frilly Beefeater suits.
Not this week anyway.