Monthly Archives: May 2011


Fr. Francisco Suarez: What is a Properly Said Hail Mary Worth? – Taylor Marshall, Cntrbry Tls

Oprah, Pop Existentialist, At Best – Carl Olson, Ignatius Insight Scoop

John Wayne Died a Catholic – Pat McNamara, McNamara’s Blog

New South Dakota Bishop: Msgr. Rob. D. Gruss – Robert Kumpel, The Last Papist Standing

“Illegal” Babies Abducted by Red Chinese Population Control Officials – S. W. Mosher, CL

Mendacious Response from Univ. of Notre Dame Pro-Abort Board Member – Th. Peters, CV

Reflections on Genuflection – Richard Collins, The Guild of Blessed Titus Brandsma

Prized Relics at Church of Santa Croce in Gerusalemme, Rome – Nick Squires, The Telegraph

. . .Squires: history of this church . . . Cistercian monastery suppressed by Holy See. . .

. . .Joe Heschmeyer of Shameless Popery: what Holy Scripture says on using relics. . .

Daughters of Saint Paul & Archdiocese Settle Lawsuit, But. . . – Boston Cthlc Insider

Russian Orthodox Priest Speaks Out Against UK’s Culture of Death – John Smeaton, SPUC

Monarch Profile: James V, King of Scots – MadMonarchist, The Mad Monarchist

Bill Donohue: Abuse Report’s Failure to Note Role of Homosexuality Unacceptable – CNA

. . .David Mills of First Things: Victims Most Often Male. . .


Publicly a Catholic, Privately a Heretic – Phil Lawler, the News

Why New American Bible Scholars Are Wrong on John 21 & Luke 5 – Joe Heschmeyer, SP

How Your Parish & Your Pastor Can Legally Lobby! (& still be tax-exempt) – Th. Peters, CV

Old Mass: Some Will Force Hand Communion – Tancred, The Eponymous Flower

NCFishwrap’s Editorial for Women’s Ordination: Creepy Ineducability – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf

The Maid of Orleans Who Tried to Rescue France – Catholic Herald

Sudan Situation Worsens – Paul Jeffrey, The Daily Register

Goodbye Oprah – Paul Zummo, The American Catholic

France Considers Codifying Eugenics – Leticia Vasquez, Catholic Lane

NYTimes Issues Another Slanted Attack Against Catholic Church –

Catholic All-Stars – Colin Kerr, The Theology of Dad

Poll: Nearly 1/3 of Russians Believe Historic Division of Christians a Mistake – P. Madrid


What’s a Primate??? – Giuseppe Ambrose, The Three Bs

The Cistercians of Santa Croce in Gerusalemme are Formally Suppressed – Dylan Parry

Christopher Dawson, RIP – Stephanie A. Mann, Supremacy and Survival

Monarchy and the American Constitution – John Médaille, Catholic Lane

Pro-Life Groups Call for Pepsi Boycott Over Aborted Fetal Cell Lines – Zeal

Raising Genderless Children – Jennifer Fulwiler, National Catholic Register

Could We Re-Learn Respect & Modesty by Covering Our Heads at Mass? – Francis Phillips

Saint Thomas Becket and Three Plays – Donald R. McClarey, The American Catholic

Saint Katharine of Aragon: Patroness of Rome-Canterbury Unity? – American Spectator

Is Spiritual Direction Really For Everybody? – Reginaldus, The New Theological Movement

The Drama of Faith: Poets, Prophets and Actors – Mark Shea, Catholic Exchange

The Unsung Heroine Who Saved Graham Greene’s life – Tim Butcher, The Telegraph


Are Children Worth the Cost? – Barbara Curtis, Catholic Herald (US)

. . .Nigeria: Where an Ageing Population Is Not a Problem. . .

. . .on the new Family Catechism. . .

. . .Mother of Aerosmith Singer Steven Tyler’s Aborted Baby Now Pro-Life. . .

. . .Father Frank Pavone: Canadian Baby Joseph Back Home. . .

. . .Donor Offspring are People, with Rights Too. . .

Did Christ Wrongly Predict His Second Coming? (No, Here’s Why) – Taylor Marshall, CT

. . .The Rapture Trap. . .

Taking a Break From a Relationship (Dating & Engagement) – Anthony Buono, 6SJ

Top Ten Ways to Get Your Children to Give Up Their Catholic Faith – Robert Kumpel

. . .14 Steps to a More Self-Centered Church. . .

Not Just Teaching, but Change – Doctor Jeff Mirus, the Culture

John Jay Study: $2M Exercise in Political Correctness (No SSA Issue?) – L. Verrecchio

. . .Phil Lawler questions bishops lack of responsibility here. . .

. . .Father John Zuhlsdorf fisks George Weigel’s report on the study here. . .

. . .Michael Cook of Crisis Magazine is disappointed in the study here. . .

Before-&-After Photos: Cross Still Standing Amid Tornado-Hit Church Rubble – TCK

Cardinal Koch: The Mass of All Ages Will Outlast Newer Rites – Tancred, TEF

. . .the “Extraordinarii”. . .

. . .President of Italian Bishops Calls for A Return of the Radiance of the Mass. . .

. . .A Biblical Walk Through the Mass. . .

The Holy See is Overhauling Caritas International – Dylan Parry, A Reluctant Sinner

US: Three Talking Points That Capitalize On New Abortion Polling – Thomas Peters, CV

An Open Letter to My Friends in Poland – George Weigel, Archdiocese of Denver


Ecclesia Anglicana – Father Allan R. G. Hawkins, Ignatius Insight

For the Seed Planted by a Chinese Confucian Diplomat – Frank Weathers, YIMCthlc

Father Sirico: Change Thinking on Poverty – Michael Severance, Acton Institute

Bishops of England & Wales on the New Corrected Translation – Father John Zuhlsdorf

Why Mothers Matter (Debunking Same-Sex “Marriage” Talking Point) – Jenet Erickson

Saint Donatian and Rogatian, Martyrs – Catholic Lane

Gallup Poll: Americans Want All or Most Abortions Illegal – Steven Ertelt, LifeNews

Salesians Distancing from Dutch Colleague Who Promotes Pederasty – Tancred

US: For Bp. Clark, Women-Run Church Is A Reality – Paul Likoudis, The Wanderer

US: Giuliani? Are You Kidding Me? Never! – Patrick Archbold, Creative Minority Report

Breakaway Episcopalians (Anglicans) Choose Bishop – California Catholic Daily

Rock Music from a Christian Viewpoint – Bishop Alexander Mileant

Father Michael Pfleger Celebrates 1st Mass Since Reinstatement – Lisa Graas, TAC


Genderless Child Being Raised By Brainless Parents – LarryD, Acts of the Apostasy

Babies are Not for Sale – Mark P. Shea, Catholic and Enjoying It!

Saint Julia, Virgin, Martyr – Catholic Lane

The Catholic Understanding of the Saints: Detracting from Christ? – Michael Barber, TSP

‘Brazil’s Mother Teresa’ Beatified – Catholic News Service

The Holy Trinity & the Church: You Can’t Have One Without the Other – J. Heschmeyer

The Logic of Personhood – Julie Robison, The Corner With A View

U.S.: What is Harvey Milk Day? – The American Catholic

Commodore John Barry and the American Revolution – Pat McNamara

Berlin’s Homosexual Mayor Wants to Lecture Benedict on “Morality” – Tancred, TEF

Hate-Filled Editorial by The Tablet: TLM, Clericalism, & Child Abuse – Fr. Z

U.S.: Southern Tradition Revived, Blessing of Fleet – Lindsay Knowles,


Tolkien’s Faith – Paul E. Kerry, Ignatius Insight

How to Bias a Discussion – Mark Shea, National Catholic Register

Scandal and Lavender Gowns, 2011 Edition – Patrick J. Reilly, Crisis Magazine

Did Jesus Know the Day & the Hour of the Apocalypse? – Reginaldus, New Theo. Mov.

Study: Children Raised in Lesbian Familes Likely to Identify as Partly Homosexual – FT

Socialist Sweden More Dangerous for Children than Catholic Church – Tancred, TEF

Universae Ecclesiae 28, the Eucharistic Fast, & You – Father John Zuhlsdorf, WDTPRS?

Predator or Hero?: California Observes 2nd Annual Harvey Milk Day – Cal Catholic Daily

Canterbury Dreamin’ – Donald R. McClarey, The American Catholi

In the Jungle of Myanmar, The Story of a Missionary Proclaimed Blessed – Sandro Magister

Bismarck & Pio Nono: Blood & Iron, Sand & Rock – Denys Powlett-Jones, Catholic Phoenix

The Key of Wisdom – Anthony Lilles, Beginning to Pray

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