St. Peter’s Square Window (Credit: Catholic Stand)

Mortification: An Ancient Part of the Christian Spiritual Life

by Shaun McAfee, O.P.,

of Catholic Stand

Univ. of Notre Dame Sacrifices Truth on Altar of Public Opinion – Brianna Heldt, NC Reg
Channeling Scatterbrained in Sweden – Fr. Z’s Blog
‘Crucified Cow’ on Display Inside a Catholic Church, Locals Outraged – J. Smits, LSN
Ideas for Your Advent Season of Preparation – Fr. Z’s Blog
Patrick Coffin Show: Can You Prove God Exists? —Dr. Edward Feser – Patrick Coffin, CS
Christmas Gift Guide 2017 – The Editors, National Catholic Register
Vatican Official Calls Trump’s Haiti Move ‘A Sad Decision’ – CNA via The CWR
Pro-Choicers Think Abortion Debate Over; Out of Touch with Public – M. Wee, CH
Bishops Launch Petition to Ditch Faith Schools Cap – Catholic Herald
“Salvator Mundi”: the Saga of the “Last” da Vinci – Brad Miner, The Catholic Thing
Why a Third Section of the Secretariat of State? – Andrea Gagliarducci, Monday Vatican
Saudis Target Lebanon, the Hope of Middle East Christians – Peter Jesserer Smith, Rg
Church History & Catholic Social Doctrine on Soundcloud – S. Romanos, Rorate Cæli
Pope Francis: What Matters, In the End, is How Well We Loved – Han. Brockhaus, CNA
Spiritual Allies – Cristina Montes, Ignitum Today
Countering Genocide: The Importance of Prayer & Aid for the Persecuted – NC Rgstr

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