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Farewell to Catholic Answers

by Karl Keating

of Catholic Answers Magazine

The Pope’s Power – Marco Tosatti, First Things
New Prefect for CDF: Archbishop Luis Francisco Ladaria Ferrer, S.J. – Fr. Z’s Blog
Why Our Church is in Decline – Fr. Bill Peckman, Roman Catholic Man
Reactions to the Change of Prefect at CDF – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog
Cardinal Müller Reacts to Dismissal in Interview with German Newspaper – Rorate Cæli
When Liberal Churches Have to Close – Peter Wolfgang, The Stream
Protestants Yearning for Jesus in the Eucharist – Peter J. Leithart, First Things
Card. Cupich & Tho. Rosica Host Pro-Gay Journalist at Chicago Theology on Tap – J. Sciambra
Fr. James Martin’s LGBT Book: Where It’s Strong, Where It Falls Short – Adelaide Mena, CNA
A Syllabus of Errors: An Update In Ninety-Five Sentences – James Soriano, Crisis Magazine
Catholic Bookstores in the Era of Amazon – Paul Senz, The Catholic World Report
Of Mice and Men, SHEEFs and Chimeras – Mary Pesarchick, Catholic Stand
The Jesus Option – Jeffrey Miller, The Curt Jester
Legatus at 30: Forming Catholic Leaders to Be Ambassadors for Christ – Patti M. Armstrong
Applying Six Offline Models to Online Evangelization – Fr. Matthew P. Schneider L.C., H&PR
Peter’s Pence: The Pope’s Official Charity, with Eighth Century Roots – Rome Reports


Now This: The Media’s Cardinal Pell Disinformation Campaign

by David F. Pierre Jr.


Refusing An American Childhood – Rod Dreher, TAC Blogger
The Research Is In: Fathers are Not Replaceable – Lucandrea Massaro, Aleteia
Why Gen Y isn’t Following the Marriage-Parenting ‘Success Sequence’ – Liberty McArtor
Growing Pile of Data Shows That Voter Fraud is a Real and Vast Problem – Jason Snead
Pro-Life Dems Meet w/ Party Chair, Told, “Sorry, We’re Pro-Abortion – Micaiah Bilger, Life Nws
Don’t Sell Your Soul Defending the Words of President Trump – Michael Brown Ph.D.
Why Do the Mainstream Media Ignore Scandals on the Left? – Rob Schwarzwalder, The Stream
Netherlands Considers Euthanasia for Healthy People – Emma Elliott Freire, The Federalist
Ramming the Ten Commandments: A Prophetic Picture of America – Michael Brown Ph.D.
The Catholic Saint behind the Jägermeister Logo – J-P Mauro, Aleteia
The New York Times Corrects Story Claiming 17 Intel Agencies ‘Agree’ on Russia – H. Lybrand
Why Has GOP Not Replace Obamacare Yet? Because They are Big-Govt Party Too – Mona Charen
Plans, Trans & Auto-Repeals: Pentagon Must Roll Back Obama’s Radical Military Agenda – Perkins
Despite Hype & Billions Spent, Embryonic Stem Cells Still Not Cured a Single Patient – Prentice
That Vital Analogy of Being – Fr. Mark A. Pilon, The Catholic Thing
The Humility that Jerusalem Brings – Robert Nicholson, First Things


The Most Straightforward Verse About the Eucharist in the Bible

by Tim Staples

of Catholic Answers Magazine

Father Scalia’s Primer on Handing Down the Faith Whole and Entire – Fr. C. John McCloskey
A Kicking and Screaming Conversion Story – Sarah Reinhard, National Catholic Register
The Poets Who Unexpectedly Lead Us to God – Francis Phillips, Catholic Herald
Taking Aquinas Seriously – Edward Feser Ph.D., First Things
The Young Girl & the Sea: St. Thérèse of Lisieux – Brother Joseph M. Hagan O.P., Dmncn
The Fifth Beatitude: Mercy – Kevin Aldrich, Catholic Stand
Corpus Christi 2017 Photopost Part II & Part III – Gregory DiPippo, New Liturgical Movement
Why You Should Make a Retreat – Marge Fenelon, National Catholic Register
The Power in a Penance – John Buri Ph.D., Homiletic & Pastoral Review
The 16th Century’s Saintly Six – Susan Klemond, National Catholic Register
Love and Joy are Found in the Sacred Heart, Not in Sin – Deacon Jonathan Howell, NC Rgstr
St. Benedict and the Spirit of Community – Jessica Archuleta, Catholic Exchange
What Kind of Thing is Authority? – John Paul Meenan, Crisis Magazine


1,600-year-old Basilica Found Underwater in What was Ancient Nicaea

by Zelda Caldwell

of Aleteia

Why are “Ad Orientem” and Communion on the Tongue Preferable? – Fr. Z’s Blog
Catholicism is True and Denominationalism is Anti-Biblical – Dave Armstrong, NC Register
How This Pagan Philosopher Became a Saint – Laura Ricketts, epicPew
St. Teresa of Avila’s Demonic Experience that Proved the Power of Holy Water – ChurchPop
Catholic Parenting and the Protestant Reformation – Casey Chalk, The Catholic Thing
St. Oliver Plunkett: The Last Priest Martyred at Tyburn – Stephanie Mann, Natl Cth Register
Considering Culpability – Ralph Martin Ph.D. S.T.D., Homiletica & Pastoral Review
Summary Against Modern Thought: The Soul Begins At Conception, Part I – W.M. Briggs Ph.D.
St. Junípero Serra is a Great American Hero – Jim Graves, National Catholic Register
Developing a Canon, Schema for Art for Roman Rite, Part II, Pt. IIIPt. IV, Pt. V, & Pt. VI – BoC
Always Be Prepared to Defend Your Faith – Celeste Behe, National Catholic Register
Sweden’s First Cardinal Speaks With the Register – Edward Pentin, NC Register
William Webster’s Misunderstanding of Development of Doctrine – Dave Armstrong, BEfC
The Mature Witness of Child Saints – Brian O’Neel, National Catholic Register
Prayer, Theological Virtues & Spiritual Aridity – Part I – Dan Burke, Cthlc Spiritual Direction
The Tradition Behind Dressing Your Baby in White at Baptism – Amélie Hillairet, Aleteia

Pray for Charlie Gard

The Vatican’s Statement On UK Baby Condemned To Die Is Frightening

by Daniel Payne

of The Federalist

Who’s Killing Charlie Gard? And Why Won’t the Vatican Help Him? – John Zmirak Ph.D.
Archbishop Paglia’s Statement on the Charlie Gard Case Is a Disgrace – Michael B. Dougherty
Vatican Criticized for “Cowardly” Statement After Court Says Hospital Can Kill Charlie – LN
UK Baby Charlie Gard Not Yet Pulled Off Hospital Life-Support – Kathy Ostrowski, Kansan. . .
Terri Schiavo’s Brother: Why Do Judges & Bureaucrats Decide if He Lives or Dies – S. Ertelt, LN
When the “Right to Die” Becomes a Death Sentence – Matthew Archbold, NC Register
Parents: We are Utterly Heartbroken, We Can’t Even Take Our Son Home to Die – C. Rousselle


Do You See What Satan is Doing in Our Times?

by Father Richard Heilman

of Roman Catholic Man

Bebop Catholicism and the Charismatic Renewal – Edward Monti, Catholic Stand
Quæriture: Overhearing Someone Else’s Confession & Revealing What You Heard – Fr. Z’s Blog
Could a “Pope Emeritus” Under 80 Vote in a Conclave? – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog
Kneeling for Communion – Fr. John Hunwicke, Fr Hunwicke’s Mutual Enrichment
Who Were the “Gnostic Gospels,” Authors & What Did They Believe? – Miguel Pastorino
Is There a Future for Catholic Doctors? – Fr. Robert McTeigue S.J., Aleteia
Fiction & Murder Most Foul: A Morbid Topic for Catholics? – John Herreid, The Cth Wrld Rprt
No Matter What Their Detractors Say, Convent Schools Provided a Great Education – F. Phillips
Why Is the Sacred Heart Burning? – Stephen Beale, Catholic Exchange
Three Feasts and Contraception – John M. Grondelski, Crisis Magazine
Why is the Blessed Virgin Mary Always Wearing Blue? – Philip Kosloski, Aleteia
The Catholic Pivotal Players are an Antidote to Our Vitriol – Jamey Brown, Catholic Stand
Catholic Rule of Faith & Binding Authority: Old Testament Analogies – Dave Armstrong, BEfC
Evangelization: Reaching Out to the Broken – Constance T. Hull, Catholic Exchange
Indulgences are Part of God’s Plan of Salvation – Angelo Stagnaro, National Catholic Register
The Marian Character of Ad Orientem Worship, Part V – Zachary Thomas, New Ltrgcl Mvmnt


The Benedict Option & the Barbarians at the Gate

by John Horvat II

Amazing Pro-Life High School Students Stand Up to Planned Parenthood in Their School – LN
Pelosi: GOP Dishonoring God by Defunding Planned Parenthood – Micaiah Bilger,
From The People To Empire; Or, Why We Are Doomed: Part III – Ianto Watt, Statistician to. . .
Detroit: Still Shrinking in 2016 – Mercatornet
An Orchestra Plays in the Middle of the Sea, Whales Attend the Concert – Daniel Esparza
What is the DUP? A Pro-Life Activist on What to Expect f/ UK’s New Govt – Fiorella Nash
Until the 1970s, NATO Thought It Would Lose a Conventional War With Russia – Robert Farley
A Lesson from China on Poverty Reduction and Inequality – Daniel J. Mitchell, The Stream
Regime Change in Iran Appears Increasingly Attainable – Ken Blackwell, The Stream
Myanmar Stumbling Over Non-Secession – Lwin Cho Latt, East Asia Forum
For U.S. & India, Convergence of Interests & Values – Narendra Modi, The Wall Street Journal

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