Monthly Archives: July 2011
Multiplication of Loaves: It Wasn’t Sharing, It Was a Miracle – Fr. Ryan Erlenbush, NTM
The Virtues of the City – Randall Smith, The Catholic Thing
The Virtue of Fairness – Dr. Donald DeMarco, The Integrated Catholic Life™
Evil and the Empty Soul (Anders Breivik) – Carl E. Olson, Ignatius Insight Scoop
Mexico: Bp. Raul Vera Lopez’ Pro-Homosexual Sex Agenda – Dylan Parry, A Rlctnt Snnr
Unlike Art, Icons are to be Adored – Christopher Howse, The Daily Telegraph
Not Wearing “Clericals” – Mundabor’s Blog
Does Original Sin = Guilty Babies? – Taylor Marshall, Canterbury Tales
What the Catholic Church Teaches on Evangelization – Maurice Blumberg, Catholic Lane
Absence of Faith – Father Simon Henry, Offerimus Tibi Domine
Toronto Police Cover Up of Pro-Life Arrest – Patrick B. Craine, LifeSiteNews.com
Orthodox Church Introduces the “Orthodox” Dress Code – Marco Tosatti, La Stampa
. . . 49 Russian Orthodox Parishes in Italy . . .
The Yankee invasion of British English – Anthony S. Layne, Outside the Asylum
Erin Go Bonkers – George Weigel
. . . Fr. Tim Finigan: How should we respond to threats from the State . . .
. . . Fr. Robert J. Araujo: Ego te absolvo a peccatis tuis . . .
. . . The Daily Telegraph: Vatican Accuses Kenny of Duplicity . . .
. . . La Stampa: The great war between Ireland and the Vatican . . .
. . . La Stampa: To postpone the Eucharistic Congress or not to postpone it? . . .
. . . Mundabor’s Blog: “Miami Vice” . . .
. . . LSN: Vatican investigating Mexican bishop for supporting homosexualists . . .
. . . LSN: G-town Univ. Board Member Funneled Millions to Pro-Gay Cause . . .
The Four Sections of Hell (St. Thomas Aquinas) – Taylor Marshall, Canterbury Tales
Breivik & the Echo-Chamber of the Trolls – Dm Thompson, The Daily Telegraph
Communist China’s Only Trappist Monastery – Rich. Collins, Guild of Bl. Titus Brandsma
Saving the University of Notre Dame’s Soul – Kathryn Jean Lopez, The Daily Register
Does God Want More Welfare & Debt? – Thomas Peters, Catholic Vote/American Papist
Confessional Seal: A Matter of Divine, Not Merely Human, Law – Fr. Tim Finigan, THOC
My Trip to Whole Foods: An Epic Saga – Jennifer Fulwiler, National Catholic Register
Jesus, the Temple and the Endtimes – Dr. Edward Sri, The Integrated Catholic Life™
Elephant in the Room: Breastfeeding & NFP – Annie Elizabeth, Defénde nos in proélio
. . . Mark P. Shea comments here . . .
. . . CatholicCulture.org summarizes here . . .
Medjugorje Revealed? – Pat Archbold, National Catholic Register
Nat’l Catholyc Reporter: Lesbian “Wedding” a “Foretaste of Eternity” – K. Gilbert, LSN
. . . Ignatius Insight: Pink Smoke Gets In Your Eyes . . .
Pro-Life Youth Dominate U.N. Conference – Austin Ruse, The Catholic Thing
. . . Mat. Archbold: UN: Abortion & Prostitution a Right for Ten Year Olds . . .
In Defense of St. Martha, On the Sanctification of Work – Fr. Ryan Erlenbush, NTM
. . . St. Martha, Virgin . . .
Did the Council of Carthage Have One Book Too Many? – Joe Heschmeyer, Shmlss Ppry
Silence is Defeat – Father John Zuhlsdorf, What Does The Prayer Really Say?
I Just Signed a Contract with Catholic Answers – Devin Rose, St. Joseph’s Vanguard
World Trade Center Cross Continues to Be Sign of Consolation – K.J. Jones, EWTN News
Give Me that Old Time Religion to Reduce Crime – Doctor Jeff Mirus, Cthlc Culture
Orange County Parishioners Debate Purchasing Crystal Cathedral – Vanessa Barnes
Blasphemy Twice Over in Avignon – Marco Tosatti, La Stampa/Vatican Insider
Sin City: The Catholic Church’s Secret Gay Cabal – Gawker (Warning Graphic Pics)
UK: Church Sex Abuse Allegations Double in One Year – Tim Ross, The Telegraph
Arch. of Phil. Fights Back Mainstream Media Demagoguery – TheMediaReport.com
Thomas Peters on Jon Stewart’s Daily Show – Thomas Peters, Catholic Vote/AmP
Catholic Charities Endorses Homosexual Sex – Gabriella Torretta, First Things
Albany Bp. Hubbard to Celebrate Mass for Dissident Homosexual Gp. – K. Gilbert, LSN
Archbishop Pietro Sambi’s Legacy – Joan Frawley Desmond, The Daily Register
How 11,000 Roman Jews Saved by the Venerable Pope Pius XII – G. Galeazzi, La Stampa
It Gets Better, The Youth Campaign That Makes Everything Worse – M.R. Hasson, MN
Vietnam Catholic Villagers Attend Mass By Tractors – Vanessa Barnes
The Church as the Bride of Caesar – Father Robert A. Sirico
“Pandamania” VBS Programs Highly Problematic – Dallas Catholics
My Journey to Motherhood – Matt & Pat’s Sister, Creative Minority Report
Three Strong Pro-Life, Orthodox Bishops Appointed in Quebec – Patrick B. Craine, LSN
Cooperation: A Free Market Benefits Everyone – Jeffrey Tucker, Crisis Magazine
Cord Blood and God’s Grandeur – Simcha Fisher, National Catholic Register
Obamacare: Mandated Contraception Trumps Religious Freedom – Kevin J. Hasson, TDR
. . . Acton Institute: Circle of Protection Subordinates Religion to Politics . . .
. . . Marge Fenelon: Gender Discrimination vs. Faith Discrimination . . .
Jerusalem: An Anti-Christian Poster in the Via Dolorosa – Giorgio Bernardelli, La Stampa
Christian Human Dignity – Doctor Jeff Mirus, CatholicCulture.org/In Depth Analysis
About “Instant Saints” – Mundabor’s Blog
What Does One Do in a Poetry Workshop? – Fr. Philip Neri Powell OP PhD, DDMHA!
Multiplication of Loaves & New English Mass Translation – Fr. Ryan Erlenbush, NTM
. . . Cindy Wooden: Vox Clara Works on Liturgical Translations Not in New Missal . . .
Bloggurgatory – LarryD, Acts of the Apostasy
St. Philip’s Tomb Found? – EWTN News
Conjugal Love Receives a “Higher Value” through NFP – Chris. J. Stravitsch, HLI America
Cyberspace & Circuminsession: Is Your Blog Real? – Dr. Stacy Trasancos, Accptng Abndnc
Study Shows the Rise of Catholic Megaparishes – Scott Alessi, Our Sunday Visitor
The SSPX Talks Are Not a Failure – Tancred, The Eponymous Flower
10,000 March for True Marriage in New York – Jeremy Kryn, LifeSiteNews.com
. . . Car. Moynihan: Plural Marriage on Rise But No-One Talks About the Kids . . .
. . . MercatorNet: Whose Rights Matter More: Children or Homosexual Adults? . . .
The Legion of Christ in Decline Worldwide – Andrés Beltramo Alvarez, La Stampa
Vatican: Official “Unofficial Response” to the Cloyne Report – Phil Lawler, Cthlc Culture
. . . Catholic Herald: UK: Allegations of Clerical Abuse Double in a Year . . .
. . . Mundabor’s Blog: How Bloggers Can Help to Protect the Seal of Confession . . .
U.S. Apostolic Nuncio Passes Away – The Daily Register
. . . Abp. Dolan & USCCB response here . . .
. . . Daniel Coppen of the Catholic Herald reports here . . .
. . . OSV: Requiescat in pace, Archbishop Sambi . . .
Catholic College Professor is a Pro-Abort Blogger – Cardinal Newman Society/Cmps Nts
What to do in Adoration – Marcellino D’Ambrosio PhD, Catholic Lane
Rest Well, Big Boss: “Super-Nuncio” Sambi Dies at 73 – Rocco Palmo, Whsprs in the Lgg
. . . Holy See: US Nuncio, Archbishop Pietro Sambi Dies . . .
Not a Christian, Not a Knight, but a Breivik – Tim Drake, National Catholic Register
. . . Norwegian Catholic Comments on Terror Attack . . .
. . . Terry Mattingly of Get Religion: What He Said (About Norway) . . .
Honoring the Blessed Virgin with a Mary Garden – Cheryl Dickow, Catholic Lane
OSV Guide to the Catholic Internet 4.0 – Kris McGregor, Our Sunday Visitor
Baptism by Blood and the Apostle James – Taylor Marshall, Canterbury Tales
Berlin Nearly Sold Out for the Pope’s Visit – Alessandro Alviani, La Stampa/Vtcn Insdr
. . . News.va: Program of Apostolic Trip . . .
Don’t Be a 2/3rds Catholic – Randy Hain, The Integrated Catholic Life™
Bishop Hubbard of Albany Creates Another Scandal – Thomas Peters, Cthlc Vote/AmP
USCCB Bureaucrat Gets Power Drunk & Goes Ape on Michael Voris – Pat. Archbold, CMR
. . . Mundabor’s Blog: Don’t Get High on Your Own Supply . . .
. . . Mundabor’s Blog: Michael Voris Responds . . .
The Erotic Theology of Mad Men – Michael P. Foley, First Things/On the Square
Michael Sean Winters Interiorly Dead Arguments – James Flynn, The Catholic Thing
Anti-Catholic Terrorist, Maximilien Robespierre, Executed This Day – Mad Monarchist
Michael O’Brien Responds to His Critics Regarding Harry Potter – Patrick Madrid
Apostolic Nuncio in the U.S. Dies at Hospital – Catholic News Agency
What Bible Did the Sadducees Use? – Joe Heschmeyer, Shameless Popery
Body of Apostle Philip Found in Turkey! – Taylor Marshall, Canterbury Tales
. . . Fr. Z: Tomb of St. Philip the Apostle discovered in Turkey’s Denizli . . .
. . . Wm Oddie: Despite Human Rights Demands, Christian Persecution Escalates . . .
Quæritur: Morning Sickness & the Eucharistic Fast – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, WDTPRS?
The Beautiful Youth Get Set for Madrid – Antonine-Marie Izoard, La Stampa/Vtcn Insdr
. . . John Norton of OSV: A Troubled Man’s Way of Hate & Logic of Evil . . .
Behind the Anti-Vatican Campaign in Ireland – CatholicCulture.org/News
US: Unconscionable Assault on Religious Freedom – Our Sunday Visitor
Lebanon: Shiites Invade Catholic Chapel of the Virgin – Fady Noun, AsiaNews
Hamburg Archd. Features Occult Items For Educational Materials – Tancred, Epnyms Flwr
Flavor Co. that Uses Embryo Cells Hides Partner Co. Names – Kathleen Gilbert, LSN
Inwardly Absent Catholics – Devin Rose, St. Joseph’s Vanguard
Curial Bp. Carlo Maria Viganò Will Be Nuncio to the US – Tancred, The Eponymous Flower
Cambodia’s Genocide and Catholic Slaughter – George R. Marlin, The Catholic Thing
The Secret Diary of the Most Recent Conclave – Andrea Tornielli, La Stampa/Vtcn Insdr
Anders Breivik: The Worst Aspects of Human Nature – Francis Philips, Catholic Herald
A Saint Who Had an Abortion – Kathleen Gilbert, LifeSiteNews.com
Why We Need Natural Family Planning – H.L.I. America
Catholic Approach to N.F.P. Needs a Massive Overhaul – Ashley E. McGuire, altCatholicah
The Catholic Faith Will Not Disappear from Ireland – Mary Kenny, The Telegraph
. . . The Thirsty Gargoyle: What the Cloyne Report Really Says . . .
Can You Think of Any Clerics Who Don’t Condemn Homosexuality – Richard Collins, LOTH
Marcial Maciel? “I Don’t Know Him” – Sandro Magister, Chiesa
The Extraordinary Challenge of Being Counter-Cultural – Pat Lencioni, The Intgrtd Cth Lf™
Nuncio Recalled from Ireland – Edward Pentin, The Daily Register
“Catholic” Hospital Has Abortionist on Staff – Donald R. McClarey
Why Hasn’t Francis Ford Been Beatified? – George Weigel, Archdiocese of Denver
Norwegian Terrorist Read My Blog – Father Dwight Longenecker, Standing on my Head
Wacko Atheists Sue Over World Trade Center Cross – Matthew Archbold, NCRegister
U.S. National Debt: An Immoral Deception – Matt C. Abbott
Catholic College “Faith” Prof. Upset about Chaput to Phila. – Cardinal Newman Society
1 Man, 1 Woman, & the Common Good: Marriage’s Public Purpose – A.R. Nimocks, P.D.
“Gay Marriage” Opponents Attack Law on Many Fronts – Andrew Keshner, NY Law Jrnl
Bioethics Expert: No “Right” to Abortion Exists in Internat’l Law – Mt Hoffman, LSN
Unfounded Population Fears Drive New UN Campaign – Terrence McKeegan JD, Cth Ln
. . . Stephan Phelan: Using Natural Family Planning to halt overpopulation? . . .
Book Review: Rebel Land, The Armenian Genocide – Marco Tosatti, La Stampa
. . . The Cross brings Armenian tourists to Van . . .
Ann Coulter Vs. Alberto Cutié on Single Mothers – April MacIntyre, M&C
The Mystery of the Attempt on JP2’s Life – Andrea Tornielli, La Stampa/Vatican Insider
Why is Bp. Tod Brown Offering $50 Million for Crystal Cathedral? – Th. Peters, Cth Vote
. . . Bishop Tod Brown openly heretical . . .
Cardinal Sarah Shames Archbishop Gomez and Cardinal Schönborn – Mundabor’s Blog
Jesuit Loyola Marymount Univ. Approves of “Gay Marriage” – Cardinal Newman Society
Canada: Lutheran Church Splits Over “Gay Marriage” – John-Henry Westen, L.S.N.
U.S. Papal Nuncio Placed on Ventilator After Lung Surgery – Marianne Medlin, C.N.A.
Poland Abortion Ban Complies with Internat’l/Euro Law – Grégor Puppinck Ph.D., Cth Ln
Remembering First Woman Saint Of India – Vanessa Barnes
What do the S.E.P. Sound Like in Real Life? – Adam Bartlett, The Chant Café
Vietnam Re-Arrests Ailing Father Van Ly – B.B.C. News
The Day Franco Restored the Monarchy – The Mad Monarchist
The Wrong Road to Cultural Revolution in Norway – Wolfgang Grassl, Crisis Magazine
. . . Breivik a Freemason? . . .
. . . Googling for madness . . .
. . . A Warning From Norway . . .
The Bridgettine Order – Alberto Carosa, La Stampa/Vatican Insider
Lutheran Convert: JoAnna Wahlund – Why I’m Catholic
Charlemagne’s Discovery of St. Anne’s Relics in AD 792 – Taylor Marshall, Cntrbry Tls
. . . Saint Anne . . .
What are Attachments, & What Are They Not? – Monsignor Charles Pope, A.O.W.
Why Isn’t Joachim Mentioned in Jesus’ Genealogy? – Reginaldus, New Theo. Mov.
. . . Saints Joachim & Anne, parents of Mary . . .
Chaput’s Unconvincing Critics – William L. Saunders, First Things/On the Square
On Redistributing Wealth – Father James V. Schall S.J., The Catholic Thing
Philosophy, Marriage, and Moral Grandstanding – Sherif Girgis, Public Discourse
The Past and Future of the Graduale Simplex – Jeffrey A. Tucker, The Chant Café
Five Catholic Teachings that Make Sense to Atheists – Jennifer Fulwiler, Ntnl Cth Register
First & Only Carthusian Monastery in America – Pat McNamara, Patheos/In Ages Past