Monthly Archives: June 2011

Reactions to “Gay Marriage” in New York State

UPDATE II: New York State “Gay Marriage” Fallout –

UPDATE I: Gov. Cuomo, Maureen Dowd, and “Gay Marriage” –

“Gay Marriage”’ Libertarians, and Civil Rights – George Weigel

What Canonical Consequences Might Andrew Cuomo Face Now? – Doctor Ed Peters

. . .Fr. Zuhlsdorf agrees with Dr. Peter’s post. . . (fixed)

The Same-Sex Marriage Bill Catholics & Republicans Passed – Gabriel Torretta, First Things

Open Secret: Gay “Marriage” Means No More Marriage – Tom Hoopes, Catholic Vote

With Governor Cuomo Signing Away Marriage, Will the Bishops Act? – Thomas Peters, CV

Bp. DiMarzio (Brooklyn): Gov. Cuomo, NY legislature, Contrary-to-Nature Unions – Fr. Z

Where Was the Church on Gay Marriage? – Matthew Archbold, Creative Minority Report

The “Landmark Gay Rights Resolution” That Wasn’t – Terrence McKeegan J.D., Cth Lane

What Same-Sex “Marriage” Has Done to Massachusetts – Brian Camenker, Mass Resistance

N.Y., Modernity, & Christian Citizenship – Matthew Anderson, On the Shoulders of Giants

“I’ve Been Down a Little Recently”: In N.Y. the Aftermath – Rocco Palmo, Whispers

Bishops Refocus Defense of Marriage – Christine M. Williams, The Daily Register

Reflections on the Setback in New York – Anthony S. Layne, Outside the Asylum

Bp. Vasa: Gay ‘Marriage’ Supporters Misunderstand Sex, Human Nature – K. Gilbert, LSN

Eclipse of Reason on Display at Huffington Post? – Lisa Graas


Should Catholics Marry Young? – Pat Archbold, National Catholic Register

Blow for Abp. Nichols as Gov’t Closes Cardinal Vaughan Loophole – Dm. Thompson

The State of Catholic Schools in the U.S. – Jeff Ziegler, Catholic World Report

On “Catholic” Universities – Father James V. Schall S.J., The Catholic Thing

Saint John Southworth, Westminster Cathedral’s Saint – Dylan Parry, T. G. O. B. T. B.

Hegel and John Paul II – Scott Yenor, First Things/On the Square

Eucharistic Adoration Could Transform the English Church – William Oddie, Cthlc Herald

. . .Regi.: why say Body of Christ, Blood of Christ if He is Whole in 2 Species. . .

. . .Rich Leonardi: the logic of communion. . .

Legion of Christ leadership May Step Down at Next General Chapter – Cthlc Nws Agncy

Religious Liberty & Development of Doctrine in Islam – Michael Novak, Public Discourse

Balthasar Reminds Us that What is Most Fitting is Not What is Most Current – C. Olson

Holy Click: The Vatican to Launch News Portal – iLo Ivy, Technorati

No Family, No Society – Anthony Esolen, Crisis Magazine

Of Archbishops and Palliums – Brett Adams, Ship of St. Peter


Beauty Has Pride of Place – Father Bevil Bramwell O.M.I., The Catholic Thing

“Western Mass” Stopped Deo Gratias – Father Tim Finigan, The Hermeneutic of Continuity

Western Mass: Cardinal Schönborn Throws In The Towel – Mundabor’s Blog

Lisbon Patriarch: No Theological Reasons Not to Have Priestesses – Andrea Tornielli

Defending Vatican II by Making “Rupture” Mean its Opposite – David Werling, Ars Orandi

London: Support Protest March Against Pakistan’s Blasphemy Laws – Dylan Parry, A. R. S.

Boston Archdiocese still in denial over Gay Pride Mass – Joe Sacerdo, Bryan Hehir Exposed

The Truth Seeking Principle, At All Costs – Stanley D. Williams Ph.D., Catholic Lane

The Most Effective & Radical Remedy Against Idolatry – Father Roger Landry, T. I. C. L.™

Should I Marry Him? – Simcha Fisher, National Catholic Register

When Nonsense Replaces the Resurrection – Allison Salerno, Rambling Follower


Architecture: Re-Ordering/Restoration of a Spirit of Vatican II Church – Fr. Tim Finigan

Are You a Man or A Mouse? A Reflection on Corpus Christi – Monsignor Charles Pope

Quaeritur: A Priest Must Defend “Ad Orientem” for the Novus Ordo – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf

A Question of Principle – Ken Connor, Catholic Lane

Does Abp. Nichols Know About the “Gay Pride Mass” Inside His Archdiocese – Dylan Perry

A Forgotten Battleground – William Saunders, The Catholic Thing

On the Sanctification of Time – Chris Owens, Benedictus Dominus

Recycling Euthanasia Organs in Belgium – Michael Cook, Crisis Magazine

The World of the Church Fathers – John Grondelski, The Daily Register

The Inescapability of the Gospel – Mark Shea, Catholic Exchange

A Crusader Town Emerges Under an Old Israeli Port – Matti Friedman, Associated Press

Bologna Speaks: Tradition Is Also Made of “Ruptures” – Sandro Magister, Chiesa

The Sacred Heart, A Prayer for Priests – Sister Lisa Marie Doty F.D.C.C., Nunspeak

Sneak Peak of the Vatican’s “News Website” –


Statement of the Bishops of N.Y. State on New “Gay Marriage” Law – The Daily Register

Cardinal O’Malley’s Scandalous Rainbow Ministry of Father John Unni – Joe Sacerdo

Israeli Ambassador Praises Pope Pius XII as a Protector of Jews – Lisa Graas

America the Artificial – Father Dwight Longenecker, Standing on my Head

Transubstantiation, Hard to Believe? – Marcellino D’Ambrosio Ph.D., T. I. C. L.™

. . .Reginaldus: four reasons why the Bread of Life Discourse cannot be a metaphor. . .

. . .John Bergsma: eating the Flesh of the Messiah: The Feast of Corpus Christi. . .

Freedom of Religion & Human Rights – Mary Ann Glendon, La Stampa/Vatican Insider

Report on Adoratio 2011 A.D., Cardinal Ranjith, & More – Pascal, Rorate Cæli

Impressive, Charming. . .But Is It Art? – Daniel McInerny, High Concepts

Rock Solid – Michael Coren, The Catholic Thing

“Why Catholics are Right” by Michael Coren – Father Tim Finigan, T. H. O. C.

Oh, How We Love to Celebrate! – Louie Verrecchio, Catholic Lane

From Rome to Little Bighorn: Captain Myles W. Keogh (1840-1876 A.D.) – Pat McNamara

Former Baltimore Pastor First Black to Lead Josephites – The Catholic Review


In New York, A (Temporary) Setback for Marriage – Thomas Peters, Catholic Vote/AmP

. . .Matthew Archbold: “gay marriage” passes in New York State. . .

Michael Voris Decries Rough Tone of Father Corapi Situation – Patrick Archbold, C. M. R.

National Catholic Reporter Owes Bishop Finn an Apology – Louie Verrecchio, Cthlc Lane

The Pallium, the Story of a Cloak – Andrea Tornielli, La Stampa/Vatican Insider

We’ve Lost that “Thinking” Feeling – Dennis Buonafede, The Integrated Catholic Life™

Is it Okay to Date Multiple People? – Anthony Buono, 6 Stone Jars

The 17th-Century Martyr Whose Corpse was Found in the 1920s – Catholic Herald

The Preferential Option for the Poor – R. R. Reno, First Things

A Lutheran Pastor Shows the Need for the Catholic Church – Joe Heschmeyer, Shmlss Ppry

. . .Lisa Graas: silly Protestant rules for Catholics: The Tradition debate. . .

Superb Bible Study on YouTube, Learning from a Great Teacher – Msgr. Charles Pope

If Ad Writers Were Only Allowed To Marry! – LarryD

Delta Air Lines and the Jews (and Christians and women) – Mollie Ziegler, Get Religion

Book Review: Looking at the Protestant Problem with Authority – The Impractical Cthlc

. . .Devin Rose: why a Protestant Is quoted the Most in my book. . .


The Nativity of Saint John the Baptist & the limbo of the Children – Reginaldus, NTM

. . .Scripture Scholar: unless we repent, severe judgment comes on the West. . .

. . .Fr. Zuhlsdorf: snails, solfege & pyromania. . .

. . .MSNBC: ‘children of mud’ celebrate the Nativity of John the Baptist. . .

. . .Platonic Monkey: birthday of Saint John the Baptist. . .

. . .Origen: the voice which proclaims The Word. . .

. . .Frank Sheed: “It is clear, then, that John the Baptist’s mission was essential”. . .

Take an iPod Tour of the Pope’s Cathedral – David Kerr, CNA

More Catholic Books for Your e-Reader – Brandon Vogt, The Thin Veil

Video on the Eucharist Is a YouTube sensation – Katherine Veik, EWTN News

. . .Reginaldus: does the Real Presence remain after a Eucharistic Miracle?. . .

. . .Mommy Life: flash mob: Eucharist. . .

The Sportswriter vs. The Archbishop (“Gay Marriage”) – Matthew Archbold, NCReg

. . .Crisis Magazine: the failure of our “gay marriage” arguments. . .

Cardinal Scola Is Going Back Home, To Milan – Sandro Magister, Chiesa

The Music Is Here, Forty Years Late – Jeffrey A. Tucker, The Chant Café

Eucharist and the Mass in the Catholic School – Catholic Lane

. . .John Zmirak: redeeming Alma Mater. . .

. . .WSJ: are Catholic Colleges Catholic enough?. . .

U.S.D.A. Promotes Bigotry Against Christians? – Anthony S. Layne, The Impractical Cthlc

How the “Robber Council” Establishes the Papacy – Joe Heschmeyer, Shameless Popery

Vatican Launches Three-Pronged Attack on Culture of Death – Brett Adams, SOSP

Choice and Gendercide – DarwinCatholic

U.S. Priests’ Sex Abuse Report: What Critics Got Wrong – Karen Terry, The Crime Report

. . .dotCommonweal: Karen is incorrect. . .

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