Monthly Archives: August 2011


Allowing Girl Altar Servers Was A Mistake, It’s Time to Withdraw It – William Oddie, CH

Steve Jobs Impact on the Catholic Church – Rocco Palmo, Whispers in the Loggia

Michael Voris in London: Determined to Proclaim Truth In All Its Glory – Dylan Parry, ARS

The Mainstream Media Missed the Point of World Youth Day – Fr. Robert Barron, Dly Rgstr

Whatever Is Nobel – Bonnie Engstrom,

Why Do We Reverence During the Nicene Creed? – Taylor Marshall, Canterbury Tales

General Sherman’s Jesuit Son – Pat McNamara, Patheos

Earthquake Damaged Catholic Churches in Baltimore, Washington – Kevin J. Jones, CNA

Military (U.S.) Archdiocese Sees More Priestly Vocations – EWTN News

TLM in Madison Diocese (Wisconsin): A Growing Minority – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, WDTPRS?

Video: Where Does the Catholic Mass Come From? – Jimmy Akin

Teacher of the Year Suspended for Supporting Traditional Marriage – S. Brinkmann, WOG


The Pope’s Five Essential Keys to Youth Ministry – Amy Welborn, Headline Bistro

Book Review: “Catholicism” – Brandon Vogt, The Thin Veil

Book Review: Michael Coren’s Why Catholics Are Right – Fr. James V. Schall SJ, IIS

What the CDW Says About Altar Girls – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, WDTPRS?

Fertility Monitoring Software is Natural Family Planning’s New Face – K.J. Jones, CCD

NY City Mayor Bloomberg: No Clergy Invited to 9-11 Ceremony – Matthew Archbold, CMR

U.S. Bishops Consultant has Ties to Homosexual Lobby – Christine Dhanagom, LfStNws

Working at an Abortion Clinic after Dark Taught Me that Evil is Real – Abby Johnson, LN

Even After Priest Is Exonerated, SNAP Attacks Falsely Accused Cleric – Media Report

Altar Girl Decision Sparks Controversy – Susan Brinkmann, Women of Grace

A ‘True’ Jesuit Passes Away – Therese Rita, Zeal

Lost and Found – Andrew and Cristina,


WYD Pumped Over $230,000,000 into Spain’s Economy – Thomas Peters, Cth Vote/AmP

St. Bartholomew, Apostle and a Menu Suggestion – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, WDTPRS?

How the Eastern Half of the Church Used to View the Pope – Joe Heschmeyer, ShP

Msgr. Ronald Knox Would have been a Great Blogger – Richard Collins, Lnn on the Hdgrw

The Pope Has No Checks and Balances! – Devin Rose, St. Joseph’s Vanguard

Into Your Hands, Father – Sr. Lisa Marie FDCC,

Is Pope Benedict XVI a Commie? – Patrick Archbold, National Catholic Register


After Madrid, How Benedict Has Improved World Youth Day – Sandro Magister, Chiesa

Among the ‘Progressed’ – George Weigel, First Things/On the Square

On Hairy Knees and Bra Straps – Therese Rita, Zeal

Why Won’t the SSPX Submit to Pope Benedict XVI – Taylor Marshall, Canterbury Tales

WYD was a Success but, my Goodness, it was Badly Organized – Madeleine Teahan, CH

Diocese of Phoenix Respects Boys and Girls – Matt Bowman, Catholic Vote

More on the Decision about Altar Boys at the Cathedral in Phoenix – Fr. Z, WDTPRS?

Moral Equivalency?  Regensburg Address = 9/11 – Carl Olson, Ignatius Insight Scoop

The Anti-Church of Antonio Gramsci – George J. Marlin, The Catholic Thing

Why Read about Nathanael on the Feast of St. Bartholomew? – Fr. Ryan Erlenbush, NTM

Our Catholic Brand – Allie Terrell,

The Spanish Civil War: Sadly, Still Relevant – Donald R. McClarey, The American Catholic


Lady “Pastor” Now Leading a Catholic Church in San Jose, CA – Fr. Longenecker, SOMH

The Significance of Sidereus Nuncius: Part I, Part II – Stacy Trasancos PhD, Accpt Abnd

Freedom! – Andrew & Cristina,

In Defense of my Mother – Brett Adams, Ship of St. Peter

Blessed J.H. Newman: Certainty Conquered in Three Steps – Javier Prades, Ilsssdr

Is the Rosary Biblical? – Gadel, HubBlogs

Contraceptive Failures – Vita Benedicta, Catholic Complementarian


Social Justice and the Theology of the Body – Catherine Rose, Dappled Things

New Media and the – Stacy Trasancos PhD, Patheos

The Roman Rite is a Sung Mass– Jeffrey A. Tucker, The Chant Café

Why Did Jesus Build His Own Church & Reflections on Mt. 16 – Joe Heschmeyer, SP

Richard Dawkins’ Rage at World Youth Day – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, Stndng on my Hd

Traditional Parish in Houston, Texas – New Catholic, Rorate Cæli

BBC Shows Anything but Catholicism – Fr. Simon Henry, Offerimus Tibi Domine

Priestly Vulnerability – Dr. Jeff Mirus, the Culture

Art: Our Lady of the Rosary – Elaine Golden,

Ten Burning Questions That Demand an Answer – Richard Collins, Lnn on the Hdgrw

Joe ‘I Fully Understand Genocide’ Biden is Catholic in Good Standing – P. Archbold, CMR

Almuces – John Whitehead, Once I Was A Clever Boy


Wanted: Somebody to Make a Difference – Randy Hain, Integrated Catholic Life™

Dorm-ant Virtues Emerge in College – Trent Beattie, The Daily Register

Rochester Dioc. to Implement Chant Settings for New Translation – Rich Leonardi, TR

Catholic Doctors Oppose Contraception Mandate – Catholic News Agency

Indecision, Choreagraphed – Calah Alexander,

On the Fragility of Islam – Fr. James V. Schall SJ, The Catholic Thing

Patron Saint of Big Pulpit: Joaquín Navarro-Valls