THVRSDAY CATHOLICA EDITION

Pietro Cardinal Parolin (Credit: Zimbio)

The Vatican’s Most Powerful Office Grows Even More Influential

by Phil Lawler,

of Catholic Culture

Prince Harry & Meghan Markle, from a Catholic Perspective – Mary Rezac, CNA
Is the Church Weak & Defenseless? Is It Over? – Fr. Z’s Blog
Christian Baker’s Unanswered Legal Argument: Why Objections Fail – Gergis J.D., PD
Canon 844 Isn’t a Snag on Which Canon 915 May Unravel – E. Peters J.C.D. J.D., ItLotL
Analyzing Climate Change – Ben Butera, The American Catholic
Did St. Augustine Accept All Seven Sacraments? – Dave Armstrong, NC Register
Family Breakdown is Linked to Mental Health Problems in Teens – Harry Benson, M-net
Archd. of Wash. Sues DC Metro Over Christmas Advertisements – Chloe Langr, epicPew
Clothing the Naked Catholic Square – Fr. John A. Perricone, Crisis Magazine
Ghanaian Bishops’ Amoris Lætitia Statement is Silent on Communion – Catholic Herald
Recognizing Our Lord In Our Heaviest Pains – Larabeth Miller, Ignitum Today
The Weather Prayer – Donald R. McClarey J.D., The American Catholic
No More “Death Panels”, Repealing Indep. Pymt. Advisory Board – W. Smith J.D., LN
The Love That Always Satisfies – Alaine DeSantis, Catholic Stand
12 DIY Advent Calendars Your Kids Will Love Making — & Opening – Aleteia
Preparing for Christmas? Consider Making a Jesse Tree – Philip Kosloski, Aleteia

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