Monthly Archives: October 2011

MONDAY EVENING EDITION

The Fighting Nun in Rome & the Pope Pius XII Museum – Dr. Robert Moynihan, Cthlc Lane

Moral Economics 101 – Anna Williams, VirtuousPla.net

The Nanny State as Mother Church – Robert Royal, The Catholic Thing

How Many People Can the Earth Support? Some Thoughts – Brett Salkeld, Vox Nova

Authentic Dialogue & Same-Sex Attraction – Melinda Selmys, New Oxford Review

What Fools We Mortals Can Be – Fr. John A. Leies SM, HLI America

The Idea of Real vs. False Progress – Fr. Denis Lemieux, Life with a German Shepherd

Is There Such a Thing as Moral Progress? – Mark Shea, National Catholic Register

New Translation: Eucharistic Prayer IV, Part III (Epiclesis. . . ) – Jake Tawney, RLE

New Bible Software is Steeped in Traditions of the Church – Th. L. McDonald, Dly Rgstr

Bishops Power, Morris et al: is it just Cowardice? – Kate Edwards, Australia Incognita

Westboro Problem: Free Speech, Public Decency, & Constitutional D. – C. Holloway, PD

MONDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

New Translation of the Mass Restores Its Beauty & Splendor – Anthony Esolen, First Things

“Religious Liberty is also Prior to the State Itself. . . “ – Carl Olson, Ignatius Insight Scoop

Evelyn Waugh’s Correspondence with Card. Heenan, Battling Modernity – Dylan Parry, RS

On Indecency in the Great Books – Mark Adderley, Cowboys-Philosophers-and-Poets

Path to God – Sr. Lisa Marie Doty FDCC, VirtuousPla.net

5 Heresies I Would’ve Believed Without the Authority of the Church – Jen. Fulwiler, NCRg

Kansas City Star (newspaper) vs. Catholic Church – Bill Donohue, Catholic League

Catholic PAC Pressures Obama on Key Issues – Ashley Lopez, The Florida Independent

Egypt’s Massacre of Christians: What the Media Will Not Tell You – Raymond Ibrahim, HNY

A Global Central Bank: Unjust! – Dr. Shawn Ritenour, Crisis Magazine

John Rist on the “White Paper” from the Pontifical Council for Justice & Peace – Fr. Z

Verbicide Must Precede Homicide – Kathryn Jean Lopez, NR

MONDAY EXTRA: Hallows’ Evening

The Surprisingly Holy Origins of Halloween – Brad Noel, Southern Fried Catholicism

A Catholic Ghost Story – Lorraine Murray, Integrated Catholic Life™

Halloween: The Real Story – Fr. Augustine Thompson OP, The Crossroads Initiative

Witches are Real – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, Standing on my Head

Movies: The Horror – Robert R. Reilly, Crisis Magazine

The Problems with Possession – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, Standing on my Head

Poem: “All Hallow’s Eve” – Hilary McRee Flanery, Catholic Lane

On the Emptiness of our Modern World – Devin Rose, St. Joseph’s Vanguard

Happy Counter Reformation Day – Brad Birzer, Catholic Vote

MONDAY LATE-MORNING EDITION

Thank You, St. Jude! – Matthew Hanley, The Catholic Thing

Maryknoll Celebrates 100th Anniversary – Catholic News Agency

Why Wrongful Convictions Should Matter to You – Fr. Gordon J. MacRae, Catholic Lane

Why America might Pull through the Demographic Collapse – Denyse O’Leary, MercNet

Largest U.K. Supermarket Chain Partners with London Gay Pride – Catholic Family News

A Mormon-Catholic Ticket Would be Groundbreaking – Matthew Warner, Ntnl Jrnl

Cain: Abortion Now OK In Case of Rape or Incest – Matthew Archbold, Crtv Mnrty Rprt

Teach the Children Well – Matthew Archbold, National Catholic Register

MONDAY MORNING EDITION

Top Ten Ways to Have a Catholic Halloween – Taylor Marshall, Canterbury Tales

Parisian Catholics Strike Out Against Blasphemous Play – Tancred, Eponymous Flower

Lodovico da Viadana – Jeffrey A. Tucker, The Chant Café

Back to Black and Mind Your Beeswax: An Annual Call – Jake Tawney, Roma locuta est

“Make a Concerted Effort to Silence the Noise in Your Life” – Carl Olson, Ignts Insght Scp

 Bishops Raise Alarm: Catholic Freedoms Under Attack – Tom Hoopes, Catholic Vote

Domenico Giani: The Man in the Vatican who Never Sleeps – Richard Collins, LOTH

The Pharisees’ Pride – Marcellino D’Ambrosio PhD, Catholic Lane

Call No Man Father? – Dc. Mike Bickerstaff, Integrated Catholic Life™

The Lord’s Word to Priests & People through the Prophet Malachi – Peter Williamson, SOS

Pro-Life Group Raises Concerns Over PepsiCo’s Research Methods – EWTN News

Bishop Morris Scandal Simmers Some More – Kate Edwards, Australia Incognita

SUNDAY EDITION

The Rosary: Live! – Fr. Matthew Gamber SJ, Daily Register

Our Greatest Living Political Philosopher – Peter Augustine Lawler, The Catholic Thing

A Little Quiz for Richard Dawkins, Super-Duper Scripture Scholar – Carl Olson, Ign Ins Scp

The Ambition of a Priest Desiring to Become a Bishop – Fr. Ryan Erlenbush, New Theo Mov

Hollywood Prepares for a New Era of Biblical Epics (video) – Catholic Herald

Taking a Dip of Faith – Joe Sales, VirtuousPla.net

Called to the Missional Life – Dc. John Green, National Catholic Register

The Agony – Joseph Prever, Dappled Things

An Important Thing To Remember About Subsidiarity – Lisa Graas, The American Catholic

C.U.A. Pres. Reassures Muslim Students They’re Welcome on Campus – M. Bauman, EWTN

Things that Go Bump in the Lab – Anthony S. Layne, Outside the Asylum

Shakespeare, Resentment, Self-Education & Thieves – Elizabeth Scalia, Pths/The Anchrss

SATURDAY MORNING EXTRA

The Great ‘Yes’ of Marriage is Worth Fighting (Part IV) – Mike Phelan, HLI America

The Reason why Leo was Great – Christopher Howse, Daily Telegraph

How Catholics Could Remake the Republican Presidential Race – Amy Sullivan, Time

New York Parents Mobilize Against Sex-Ed Mandate – Brian Fraga, Daily Register

C.U.A. Lawsuit: Problem is with a Bigot, Not Muslim Students – Elizabeth Scalia, Pths/Anc

Rose Marie Belforti’s Signature for “Gay Marriage” in N.Y. – Stacy Trasancos PhD, Acc Abn

The Classical & Modern Habits of Mind – Mitchell Kalpakgian, New Oxford Review

Living in the Roe v. Wade World – Joseph Lawler, American Spectator

Six Surefire Ways to Create Bad Art – Jennifer Fulwiler, National Catholic Register

U.S. Bishops’ Committee Responds to Elizabeth Johnson – Mark Brumley, Cthlc World Rprt

Responses to Recent Assertions Concerning Canon 277 & Clerical Continence – Dr. Peters

Spirit of Vatican II: Rahner, de Balthasar, & Congar Oh My! – Kate Edwards, Austrl Incgnt

SATURDAY EDITION

Ark of Grace: Mary’s Sinless State – Carlos Caso-Rosendi, Catholic Lane

Dancing with Death: The “Totentanz” & the “Dies Irae” – Jake Tawney, Roma locuta est

Why It Matters that Kate Middleton Can Be Catholic Now – Joe Heschmeyer, Shmlss Ppry

Royals can Marry Catholics, Keith Card. O’Brien Comments – Ian Dunn, Scttsh Cth Obsrvr

Richard Dawkins Thinks Jesus would have been an Atheist – William Oddie, Cthlc Herald

Communist China’s Morally Hollow Economy – Samuel Gregg, American Spectator

How Magisterial Was Monday’s Finance Document? – Jimmy Akin, National Cthlc Register

Expert Downplays Vatican Council’s Idea for Financial Body – David Kerr, Cth Nws Agncy

Did Bishop Finn Deserve Indictment? – Phil Lawler, Crisis Magazine

Assisi III: Pagan Chant to the Deity Olokun in the Basilica of St. Francis – Fr. Z, WDTPRS?

Assisi III: Religious Indifferentism on Parade – John Vennari, Oltyn Library Services

Pope Benedict’s Interfaith Outreach – Francis X. Rocca, Wall Street Journal

FRIDAY EVENING EDITION

On-screen (and On-Couch) Behavior – Simcha Fisher, National Catholic Register

Virgin Mary Nitelite – Bonnie Engstrom, VirtuousPla.net

A Girl’s Lament: Sex, Love, and America’s Teens – Joan Frawley Desmond, Crisis Mag.

Should Pro-Life Campaigners Compare Abortion to Holocaust? – Francis Phillips, Cth Hrld

Reformation Day, & What Led Me To Back to Catholicism – Francis J. Beckwith, TCT

Ideas Have Consequences: Eclipse of Happiness – Dennis Buonafede, Intgrtd Cthlc Life™

Happy Catholic – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, Standing on my Head

Book Review: The Closing of the Muslim Mind – Raymond Ibrahim, Catholic Lane

Human Development & Flourishing: Creating Capabilities Isn’t Enough – R. Anderson, PD

From an Arab Spring to an Islamist Winter – Khaled Abu Toameh, Hudson New York

Britain Must be Proud of their Christian Faith – Sayeeda Warsi, Daily Telegraph

FRIDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

St. Simon, Canaanite not from Canaan & Zealot who was no Zealot – Fr. Erlenbush, NTM

Town Rejects Rosary as Offensive, Prayers Changed Everything – Mat. Archbold, NCRg

Bishop Slattery on Prayer, the Mass and New Vocations – Jim Graves, Daily Register

Dissenting Catholics’ Modernity Problem – Samuel Gregg, Crisis Magazine

“Anonymous” the Movie Should be Ignored by All Shakespeare Lovers – Francis Phillips, CH

“Not by Bread Alone. . . “ – Joseph Koss, VirtuousPla.net

Mass Liturgy Changing; ‘Ritual Whiplash’ Ahead? – Michelle Boorstein, Washington Post

Bravo! Kansas City Archbishop in Kansas Slams SNAP – Dave Pierre, TheMediaReport.com

When will W.H.O. Warn Women about Contraceptive Jab? – Carolyn Moynihan, MercNet

The Vatican’s Monetary Wisdom – Fr. Robert A. Sirico, Wall Street Journal

Attack on Catholic Identity at Catholic University of America – Fr. Zuhlsdorf, WDTPRS?

Attack on Catholic University – Bill Donohue, Catholic League

FRIDAY LATE-MORNING EDITION

Why Monks? – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, Standing on my Head

A Note and Correction about Communion under Both Kinds – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, WDTPRS?

My Brilliant Parenting Idea – Simcha Fisher, National Catholic Register

Pope Prays for Turkey Earthquake Victims – Catholic News Agency

World Trade Center Church Will Be Rebuilt – Christopher White, Daily Register

Check Out These Catholic Cartoons – Matthew Archbold, Creative Minority Report

Seven Billion Strong, and Counting – Christopher White, Public Discourse

Can Kenya’s Invasion of Somalia be Justified? – Charles Kanjama, MercatorNet

Power to the People? – Randall Smith, The Catholic Thing

The New Islamophobia – New Oxford Review

Children Are Crucified to Force Christians to Leave Iraq – Tancred, Eponymous Flower

FRIDAY MORNING EDITION

The Commandment of Assisi: “Purify your own Faith” – Sandro Magister, Chiesa

Violence Religious and Secular – Dr. Jeff Mirus, Catholic Culture/On the Culture

Gutless Wonders, Petty Tyrants & Chancery Dwellers – Donald R. McClarey, The Am Cthlc

English Translation of Prof. Becchetti’s PCJP Remarks – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, WDTPRS?

Bishop to Congress: Illegal Conditions Placed on Catholic Church – J. Desmond, NCRg

Le Chiese Delle Cittá: San Pietro in Mantua – Nathaniel Gotcher, VirtuousPla.net

Muslims Complain Crucifix Violates their Human Rights at Cth. U. – T. Peters, CV(fixed)

Muslims say Crosses at Catholic Univ. Violate “Human Rights” – Todd Starnes, FNRadio

Down Syndrome, Abortion, and Forced Starvation – Joe Heschmeyer, Shameless Popery

The Godless Delusion: Putting Atheism on the Defensive – Dan Burke, Ntnl Cthlc Register

Who was Rev. Louis Bouyer? – Carl Olson, Ignatius Insight Scoop

On Monks and Changing the Stamp of Nature – Anthony S. Layne, Outside the Asylum