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10 Highlights from Pope Francis’ Inflight Press Conference from Africa – Edward Pentin
Shining a ‘Spotlight’ on Hollywood Duplicity and Bias – Anne Hendershott, Crisis Magazine
Honoring a Radical Pro-Lifer in Colorado Springs – Glenn Stanton, The N.C. Register
Why Pro-Lifers Oppose Violence Against Abortion Clinics – John Zmirak Ph.D., The Stream
Pushback to Pope’s Comment on Intercommunion by Cardinal Sarah and . . . – Diane Montagna
Vatican Prosecutions of Journalists Generate Criticism, Questions – Edward Pentin, The Reg
Discipline Versus Doctrine – Brad Miner, The Catholic Thing
Understanding Why the ‘Vatileaks II’ Trial Isn’t Just About Press Freedom – Phil Lawler, C.C.
The Transgender “Craze”: What Is the Compassionate Response? – Tom Hoopes, Aleteia
Catholic Priests: A Special Blessing – James Hooper, Catholic Stand
Year of Mercy: “He Has Mercy on Those Who Fear Him” (Lk 1.30) – Fr. Basil Cole O.P.
Preparing for His Second Coming – Mary Proffit Kimmel, Ignitum Today
Give Prolife this Giving Tuesday – Tricia A., Good Counsel


Stephen Colbert KKK Syrian RefugeesStephen Colbert Mocks Syrian Christian Refugees

by Jason Scott Jones & John Zmirak Ph.D.

Blasphemy From the Patheos Catholic Channel Manager – Steve Skojec, One Peter 5
The Syrian Refugee Crisis: Three Things You Can Do – Trent Horn, Catholic Answers
U.S. Bishops: ‘Abortion and Marriage are Key Election Issues’ – Catholic Herald Magazine
Is Rubio Risking McCain’s Fate by Calling on U.S. to Defend Turkey? – J. S. Jones & Jn. Zmirak
God Banished from Downton Abbey, Says Show’s Historical Advisor – Patrick Foster
A Refreshing Look at the Proper Role & Enormous Power of Women in the Church – Phil Lawler
Using Modern Science to Treat Homosexuality – Mark S. Latkovic, Crisis Magazine
America’s Incoherent Attitude Towards Suicide – Cullen Herout, Catholic Stand
Cultural Marxism is at the Heart of Our Moral Disintegration – Austin Ruse, Crisis Magazine
Mary’s Yes, and Yours – Lianna Mueller, Ignitum Today
The Assault on Parental Moral Authority – Caleb Henry, Crisis Magazine


BishopsMission Abandoned: Did We Betray Pope Saint John XXIII’s Vision for Vatican II?

by George Weigel

of Catholic Herald Magazine

Keep Christ in Advent – Anne Marie Miller, Ignitum Today
U.S. Bishops Defend Outreach to Syrian Refugees Amid Security Concerns – Joan F. Desmond
Homilies and Gregorian Chant for Advent – Sandro Magister, Chiesa
New Anglican Ordinariate Missal Makes Advent History – Peter Jesserer Smith, The Register
What Exactly Are Virtues? – Fr. John Bartunek L.C., Catholic Spiritual Direction
The Wrong Way to Celebrate Advent – Pastor Iuventus, Catholic Herald Magazine
Bishop Schneider: Real Compassion Doesn’t Mean Concealing the Moral Truth – Edward Pentin
Blue Vestments: Wherein Fr. Z Rants – Fr. Z’s Blog
Surviving The Holidays With Grit And Grace – Jeannie Ewing, Catholic Exchange
St. Michael and Spiritualism: a Hidden History? – Kevin Symonds, Catholic Stand
German Bishops Slander Cardinal Sarah and African Catholics – Leroy Huizenga, First Things
For the MONDAY EDITION (November 30, 2015) click here.


Saint Francis XavierFive Relics Whose Stories Have Gripped the World

by Fr. Matthew Pittam

of Catholic Herald Magazine

5 Years a Farmer: Lessons in Community & Hardship – Kevin Ford, The Distributist Review
Dangerous Compassion in the Syrian Refugee Debate? – William Kilpatrick, The N. C. Register
Feasting on Advent – Emma King, Ignitum Today
How Christians Respond to Persecution Around the World – Ann Carey, O. S. V. Newsweekly
Adversity and Our Faith – Patrick Malone, Catholic Stand
Saint Brice, Saint Martin’s Bad Disciple – Gregory DiPippo, New Liturgical Movement
If Only You Knew. . .St. Teresa & the Waters of Prayer (Part 2 of 2) – Carmelite Sisters
The Luminous Mysteries of the Holy Rosary – Paul Senz, Catholic Stand
Why We’d All Be Catholic If We Really Thought About It – Thomas M. Doran, The Dispatch
The Oldest Hymn to Mary – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, Standing on my Head
The ‘Strong Money’ of Good King Saint Louis – John Horvat II, Crisis Magazine
For the SUNDAY EXTRA (November 29, 2015) click here.
For the MONDAY EDITION (November 30, 2015) click here.


Women and children among Syrian refugees striking at the platform of Budapest Keleti railway station. Refugee crisis. Budapest, Hungary, Central Europe, 4 September 2015.
Compassion, Yes, But Prudence Too

by Marc LiVecche

of First Things

Are Womb Transplants Immoral? – Fr. Tadeusz Pacholcyk, O. S. V. Newsweekly
The Distributist Review Returns? – Daniel Schwindt, The Distributist Review
In Purgatory and on Earth, Mourning Has Power to Free Soul – Fr. Dwight Longenecker
No More Scraps: Regaining Rightful Catholic Pride – Eric Sammons, One Peter 5
Catholicism: Caravaggio and Kitsch – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, Standing on my Head
Crossing Over the Sea of Mediocrity and Eternal Fire – Peter Howard S. T. D.
Holy Shamelessness and Being a Fan of Jesus Christ  – Travis C. Headley, 40 Something Faith
Ordinariate’s Missal Published – John Paul Shimek, The Living Church
Introduction: Humility In the Combox – Pete Socks, Catholic Stand
Detachment Parenting – Patrick Simons, Practical Ponderings
Greek New Testament Papyrus Is Discovered on eBay – Jennifer Schuessler, New York Times
The Decline of Europe and the Rise of Belligerent Islam – Big Pulpit (November 23, 2015)
For the SUNDAY EDITION (November 29, 2015) click here.
For the SUNDAY EXTRA (November 29, 2015) click here.


Pope Francis One Man One Woman Marriage Original PicForget the Benedict Option, Do the Francis Option

by Archbishop Aquila

of Zenit

Refugees: ‘A Shameful Wound of Our Time’?  – Charlie Johnson, Catholic Stand
A Pencil in God’s Hand: Mother Teresa’s Story Comes to the Big Screen – Kathy Schiffer, SoG
Books Blog: In These Dark Times, the Story of a Modern ‘Saint’ Can Inspire Us – Fra. Phillips
HuffPo’s Latest Anti-Catholic Screed Ignores the View of Faithful Catholics – Kathy Schiffer
About Those ‘Rigid’ Seminarians. . . – Torch of the Faith
The Worldwide Crisis of Population Decline – Brian Fraga, O. S. V. Newsweekly
The Hope of Mercy: Be Not Afraid – Charlie Johnson, Catholic Stand
Let There Be Peace on Earth, but Also in My Home – Elizabeth Duffy, Aleteia
Helping Adopted Children Thrive – Sarah Lowrey, Truth and Charity Forum
My Friend, Bishop-Elect Steven J. Lopes – Tom Perna
Appalling, What Counts as ‘Art’ in Pamplona – Edward N. Peters J.C.D. J.D.
The Decline of Europe and the Rise of Belligerent Islam – Big Pulpit (November 23, 2015)
For the SATURDAY EDITION (November 28, 2015) click here.
For the SUNDAY EDITION (November 29, 2015) click here.
For the SUNDAY EXTRA (November 29, 2015) click here.

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