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Pope Francis Pointing Strong Face Wide PicTen Things You Might Be Doing Wrong at Mass

by David Rummelhoff

of Epic Pew



Moira Greyland or Marian Zimmer BradleySex Devoid of Love

by Donald R. McClarey, JD

of The American Catholic


Catholic WeddingDiscernment Games

by Emma King

of Ignitum Today

Crucified Jesus Christ StatueContemporary Culture Wars: Is History Repeating?

by Kevin Symonds

of Catholic Stand


Vandalism With Intent: Fr. Robert Robbins Wreckovation in N. Y. – Maureen Mullarkey
Coming Home to God: On Losing My Unbelief – Sean Haylock, Crisis Magazine
The Medical & Moral Magnificence of Humanae Vitae – Allison LeDoux, Trth & Chrty Frm
Radical Reform of the Church Coming from the Global South & East – Fr. D. Longenecker
A ‘Categorical Silence’ in the Preparatory Questionnaire for the 2015 Synod – Fr. Mk. Pilon
Witnessing for the Pope’s Visit and a Giveaway – David Rummelhoff, Epic Pew
N. Y. Times Sees Hair-Splitting, Little Sisters View as Violation of Their Faith – J. Burger
Greed Has Always Driven the Abortion Industry  – Anne Hendershott, Crisis Magazine
Can Something Actually Cause Itself to Exist? – Dr. Edward Feser, Strange Notions


Pope Francis’ First Comments On Laudato Si’

by Rocco Palmo

of Whispers in the Loggia


​The Pieta of Joan of Arc – Eva Marie Haine, First Things
From Mystical Premonitions to Contemplation – David Torkington, Spiritual Direction
Heavenly Bodies: On the Resurrection of the Flesh – Nicene Guy, Ignitum Today
How Do You Meditate Correctly? – Daniel Burke, The National Catholic Register
Friends Don’t Let Friends Promote Pornography – Patrick Coffin, Catholic Answer
Venezuela’s Bishops Caution Against No-Fault Divorce – The National Catholic Register
Analysis of Planned Parenthood Baby Body Parts Scandal – Sam Entile, The Cthlc Voyager
One Nation Under SCOTUS: Some Hildebrandian Parallels – Robert Struble Jr., Cthlc Lane
Analyzing the Instrumentum Laboris Released for the Synod on the Family – Mt. Bunson
The Collapse of the FamilyMatthew James Christoff, The New Emangelization
Same Sex ‘Marriage’, Truth, and a Cousin’s Legacy – Carlos Espinosa, LtFoaHW
For the TUESDAY EDITION (July 28, 2015) click here.



If the Feds Demand Same-Sex ‘Marriage’, What Will the American Bishops Do? – Jn. Zmirak
‘Spirit of Vatican II’ Catholic Authoritarianism: An Enduring Problem – George Weigel
Here’s the Company That Buys Aborted Body Parts f/ Planned Parenthood – Austin Ruse
Ein Kerem: Birthplace of John the Baptist – Diana Von Glahn, Cthlc Spiritual Direction
If #LoveWins, What Has Lost? – Father Anthony Gerber, Pursued by Truth
Conjugal Rights and Gay ‘Marriage': A Response to Objections – Joseph Arias, Crisis Mgzn
Did the Abortion Clinic Sell Parts of My Son? I Will Never Know – Reclaiming Our Children
The Incoherent, Dangerous Formulations of Justice Kennedy – Russell Shaw, The CWR
Jewish Man Who Survived Nazi Germany Is Now Rescuing Christians From ISIS – The Reg
Will St. John Paul II Influence Papal Pronouncement on Medjugorje? – Gian F. Svidercoschi
St. Camillus de Lellis, Rash Vows, and Sanctity’s Daily Grind – Richard Becker, The Reg
A Crisis Among Catholic Families – Dr. Gregory K. Popcak, OSV Daily Take


An Insider’s Look at the Papacy of Pope Francis – Kathy Schiffer, Seasons of Grace
Laudato Si’: Papal Economics and the Social Mortgage – Dawn Carpenter, Catholic Stand
Where To Go From Here: Reflections of a Millennial – Steven Arms, The CWR Blog
High Time for the Church’s Teaching Moment on Marriage – Joan Frawley Desmond
Untethering Sacramental Marriage from Civil Marriage – Luma Simms, Crisis Magazine
Laudato Si’: 17 Practical Ways to Embrace Stewardship – Constance T. Hall, Epic Pew

Partial Birth Abortion Is About Killing People for Money – Rebecca Hamilton, The Register
How the ‘Our Father’ Prayer Can Change Your Life – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, SomH
Do Not Be Afraid, For Evil Cannot Withstand the Power of Jesus – Msgr. Charles Pope
The Rise of the Post Christian Crybaby Bully – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, SomH
How Planned Parenthood’s Greed Helps Explain Climate Change – Elizabeth Scalia
We Must Defend the Babies With Greater Strength and Strategy – Rebecca Hamilton
Twelve Things to Remember if the SCOTUS Decision Upsets You – Fr. Dw. Longenecker


Keeping Faith Alive During Life’s Dark Nights – Carmelite Sisters, Spiritual Direction
Of Mockingbirds and Consciences – Donald R. McClarey JD, The American Catholic
Five Things You Should Know About Pro-Choicers – Doug Johnson, Epic Pew
Breaking News: We Are All Going to Die! – Ray Sullivan, Catholic Stand
Choosing Contentment – Rachel Zamarron, Ignitum Today
Understanding Who God Really Is – Thomas M. Cothran, Strange Notions
Motown Showdown: Catholics Rally Against Detroit’s Demonic Display – Kathy Schiffer
Catholic Marriage After Obergefell: Doctrine and Discipline – Denise J. Hunnell MD, CS
Catholic Major League Baseball All-Star Shares What Matters Most – Trent Beattie
Would The Church Losing Its Tax-Exempt Status Be Such a Calamity? – The Five Beasts
Babies for Sale = Slavery – Father Dwight Longenecker, Standing on my Head
The Preparatory Document’s Arabian Phoenix – Sandro Magister, Chiesa


Book Pick: Oasis: Conversion Stories of Hollywood Legends – Fr. C. John McCloskey
The Necessary Virtue of Hope – Abigail C. Reimel, Ignitum Today
Dreams and Nightmares, Marriage and Me – Richard G. Evans, Catholic Stand
The Hidden Meaning of Life According to The Little Prince – Michael Rennier
Saint Teresa of Avila on Spiritual Warfare – Daniel Burke, Catholic Spiritual Direction
Vatican had a Billion Euros Off the Books – Carol Glatz, Catholic Herald Magazine
Vatican II Followed Ottaviani on Church and State – Joseph G. Trabbic, Crisis Magazine
Behind the ‘Baby Body Parts’ Scandal Lies a Truly Grim Philosophy – Fr. Alx. Lucie-Smith
Rebuilding a Marriage Culture: A Fourfold Mission for the Church – Ryan T. Anderson
Which is Real: Science or God? – Bob Kurland, Catholic Lane
A Little Trash TV Never Hurt Anyone, Did It? – Father Mike Schmitz, Aleteia∝
Defining Marriage – Christopher Wolfe, Public Discourse
I Never Knew a Bikini Could Hide So Much – Kaylin Koslosky, Aleteia∝


It Happened, It Wasn’t Holy or Helpful: Biblical Teaching Against Polygamy – Msgr. Pope
Thank God For Tradition – Melanie Jean Juneau, Catholic Stand
Ghouls for Profit – Donald R. McClarey JD, The American Catholic
Is Marriage a Lifestyle or Something More? – Todd Nolan, Catholic Stand
Can Catholics Donate Their Bodies to Science? – Marge Fenelon, The Register
Is Planned Parenthood’s Fetal-Parts Trade Legal? – Peter Jesserer Smith, The Register
A Guide to the Restoration of Marriage – Rachel Lu, Crisis Magazine
Gender Ideology’s ‘Completely Mad Attack’ on the Family and Society – Edward Pentin
The Virtue in Playing Games for Fun – Matthew Sewell, Mountain Catholic
Complete Abandonment to Christ and the Purpose of Our Existence – Mark Davis Pickup
Apologetics Toolbox: Sin, Forgiveness, and Reconciliation – Anthony S. Layne, OtA
Allowing Sin and Allowing Suffering – Saint Etheldreda’s Place
US Ed Sec, Arne Duncan, Opponent of Vouchers, Sending Kids to Private School – J. Burger

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