Reason and Theology Podcast: Review of “Infiltration” (Part 1)

Hello Everyone!

Last night, I appeared on Michael Lofton’s podcast Reason & Theology, along with a frequent contributor named “Riverrun.” We talked about Taylor Marshall’s book Infiltration. There was so much to cover, however, that there will be a part two next week on May 26 at 6 p.m. (Central).

Take a look at Part one:

May 22, 2021 A.D. Update:
YouTube user “Fundamentum Veritatis” segmented the video according to time and subject:

0:00 Start
2:57 Kevin’s introduction
5:33 River begins with Prayer
7:06 Preface against calumny for the Show (Part One)
10:21 Explanation of ground rules
13:11 Reading of Pope Paul VI “smoke of satan” Homily
16:41 River’s expansion on “smoke of satan”
18:53 Kevin’s expansion on “smoke of satan”
22:02 River on Paul VI
23:47 Kevin on sensationalism of “smoke of satan”
26:54 Who is Dr. Taylor Marshall?
28:54 What is Infiltration?
31:37 Why is Infiltration important?
34:55 River explaining vices that manifest out of the book Infiltration
41:04 Kevin explaining vices
44:41 Michael on quotations with no references, no citations
49:22 Kevin expands on the lack of references and citations
52:30 Michael speculates if Marshall has appropriated other’s work
53:53 Kevin points out that Marshall appropriated intellectual property, Kevin’s
59:40 Recounting Twitter situations and the vices that manifest
1:01:44 Michael expands on the backlash and lack of charity expressed online and the consequences
1:06:09 Kevin reads from “The Godmother: Madre Pascalina, a Feminine Tour de Force”
1:08:09 River on the conspiracy narrative
1:14:07 River on narrative thinking – communism, freemasonry, freemasons
1:23:59 Kevin follows up on the language used in relation to ‘narrative thinking’
1:26:23 What is the narrative of Infiltration?
1:35:51 Where Marshall innovates in his book…
1:42:20 What is Freemasonry? How does it apply?
1:51:03 What is the Carbonari?
1:52:18 How do Carbonari and Freemasons differ?
1:54:21 The Alta Vendita
2:03:18 Freemasonry versus the Freemasonic
2:11:09 Kevin following up on the secret society connections
2:12:49 Kevin on the private revelation angle in Infiltration
2:14:25 Our Lady of La Salette
2:19:29 Saint Michael Prayer story abused in Infiltration Chapter 5
2:27:15 Q&A

Rethinking Bella Dodd and Infiltration of the Catholic Priesthood

Dr. Bella Dodd, the famous one-time Communist lawyer who reverted to the Catholic Faith of her youth, has been the subject of much discussion over the past few decades. She is said to have planted 1,100 to 1,200 men into the Catholic seminary system. These men would then rise up the clerical ranks and work to destroy the Catholic Church from within. A talk given by Dodd in 1961 has recently surfaced that sheds some light on this subject of infiltration and the Catholic Church.

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