ISIS Islam Coptic Christian Beheadings Martyrs Wide PicPope Francis: ‘The Blood of Our Christian Brothers and

Sisters Cries Out to Be Heard’

via The National Catholic Register


rose-window-600px  Intelligent Design and Darwinian Gradualism

  by Bob Drury

  of Catholic Stand



hands-790x808  10 Fun Responses to “You Sure Have Your Hands Full”

  by Doug Johnson

  of Epic Pew



Labatory Three Parent Embryo Scientists Square Pic  Galileo Redux: Church Meddling in Science?

  by Bob Kurland

  of Catholic Stand



Conquering Rome: Well Why Not? – Donald R. McClarey JD, The American Catholic
Why English Is the Best Language to Talk About Love – Siobhan Benitez, Ignitum Tdy
When Teaching Truth Stops Being a Church Priority – James Kalb, Crisis Magazine
Archbishop Cordileone Endorses Bill to Protect California Marriage Laws – Matt Hadro
USCCB Finds it Impossible to ‘Obey’ the GIRM – Jeff Ostrowski, Views f/the Choir Lft
Catholics Fight Rising Tide of Suicide – Peter Jesserer Smith, The Ntnl Cthlc Register
Nutella Founder Dies, Said Secret of Success Was Our Lady of Lourdes – Zelda Caldwell
New Cardinals: In Their Own Words – Edward Pentin, The National Catholic Register
Prepare for Lent – BigPulpit.com (2-16-15)
I. S. I. S. Declares War on Civilization – BigPulpit.com (2-17-15)

I. S. I. S. Declares War on Civilization

Pope Francis Halo Effect Wide PicPope Francis Decries Beheading of 21 Coptic Christians by Islamic State Group

by John Burger

of Aleteia∝


Islamic Genocide of Christians: The Never-ending Horror – New Catholic, Rorate Cæli
Iraqi Bishops Pleading with West for Greater Use of Force Against ISIS – John Burger
Hideous Irony in Western-Raised Jihadis Murdering Copts for being ‘Crusaders’ – E. West
On the “Reform” of Islam – Father James V. Schall SJ, The Catholic World Report
Famous Communists and Islam – Stephen Schwartz, First Things
Iraqi Archbishop Calls for British Boots on the Ground to Fight I. S. I. S. – Simon Caldwell
Death in Belgistan – Fr. Z’s Blog
Needed: A New Church Policy Toward Islam [Pt. 3] – William Kilpatrick, Crisis Magazine
Can Islam Confront Its Problem with Violence? – Phil Lawler, Catholic Culture
Christians’ Role as Political Players in Middle East Could Be History – Philip Jenkins, Alt∝
Making Islam “As Banal as Catholicism” – Robert Royal, The Catholic Thing
For the TUESDAY AFTERNOON EDITION (2-17-15) click here.
For the THURSDAY MORNING EDITION (2-19-15) click here.
For the THURSDAY GOD & CAESAR EDITION (2-19-15) click here.
For the THURSDAY AFTERNOON EDITION (2-19-15) click here.


Pope Francis Large Families Wide PicPope Francis to Married Couples: Discover the Joy

and Happiness of Having a Large Family

by Diane Montagna

of Aleteia∝


Lepanto Original Pic  Lepanto Is Ready for Its Close Up Mr. DeMille

  by Donald R. McClarey, JD,

  of The American Catholic



Woman Praying Square Pic  Emotional Discipline (My Recovery From Addiction)

  by Theresa Williams

  of Ignitum Today



Pope Francis: Reformer or Renewer? – Father Dwight Longenecker, Aleteia∝
Strength from Solidarity – Annie Deddens, Catholic Stand
The Media Must Invest in Journalists who Understand Religion – Conor Gaffey, Cth Her
God’s Scars – Nicholas Senz, Catholic Stand
When Repentance Looks Like A Shower – Sarah Babbs, Ignitum Today
Italian Health Minister: “We are a Dying Country” – Matthew Archbold, Crt Min Rep
Controversy Over Female Altar Servers – Jeff Ostrowski, Views from the Choir Loft
The Red and Lowering Sky – Patrick Archbold, The National Catholic Regsiter
New Vermont Bishop’s Controversial Comments about Transgender Persons – D. Warren
Prepare for Lent – BigPulpit.com (2-16-15)
For the TUESDAY AFTERNOON EDITION (2-17-15) click here.


Padre Pio Tom at San Giovanni Rotondo Wide PicPope Francis and a Curious Encounter

at the Tomb of Padre Pio

by Thomas L. McDonald

of God and the Machine


Grey Pixels Square Pic  Fifty Shades of Madness: No Gray Area Here

  by Jennifer Hartline

  of Catholic Stand



Shame Square Pic  The Death of Shame

  by Diane McKelva

  of Catholic Stand



Funny Baptism Square Pic  Searched ‘Funny Baptism’, Was Not Disappointed

  by Ryan Mayer

  of Epic Pew



The University of Scranton: Reclaiming its Catholic & Jesuit heritage – The Motley Monk
Some Wisdom from John of the Cross – Ryan Kraeger, Ignitum Today
Gonzaga: “We Hide the Word ‘Catholic’ From Prospective Students” – Jim Infantine, FT
Protecting Students from Catholicism At Marquette – Anne Hendershott, Crisis Mgzn
An Atheist Haunted by God: My Conversion to Catholicism – Jennifer Fulwiler, Aleteia∝
Pittsburgh’s ‘Church Alive’ Fundraising Campaign Sets Record – Peter Jesserer Smith
What Is It About the Virgin Mary that Enrages Feminists? – Father Robert McTeigue SJ
12 Things to Remember If You Keep Falling Into the Same Sin – Fr. Dwight Longenecker
Prepare for Lent – BigPulpit.com (2-16-15)
I. S. I. S. Declares War on Civilization – BigPulpit.com (2-17-15)
For the WEDNESDAY BYZANTINE EDITION (2-11-15) click here.
For the TUESDAY MORNING EDITION (2-17-15) click here.
For the TUESDAY AFTERNOON EDITION (2-17-15) click here.

Prepare for Lent

Lenten Bucket List Wide PicYour Lenten Bucket List: Five Ways to Prepare

by Robert Barbry II

of Epic Pew


Keeping Lent  Four  Steps for the Best Lent Yet

  by Adele Findlay

  of Restless Press



Free Activities for Lent Square Pic  Enter Lent, Insert Apps: Three Lenten Apps to Consider

  by Sarah Reinhard

  of The National Catholic Register



Three Big and Beautiful Benefits of Lent – Tom Hoopes, Aleteia∝
Why Catholics Practice Fast and Abstinence? – Deacon Michael Bickerstaff, The ICL™
15 Strategies For A Better And Holier Lent, Part 1: Almsgiving – John Clark, Seton
Praying the Divine Office This Lent – Father David M. Friel, Views from the Choir Loft
Quiz: What Should You Give Up For Lent? – Chloe Mooradian, Epic Pew
Top Ten Catholic Films for Lent 2015 – Jean M. Heimann, Catholic Fire
Printable Lenten Calendar for Kids – Lacy, Catholic Icing
Spending Lent w/ the Devil: Slubgrip Instructs a Challenging Lenten Read – Sa. Reinhard
Free Crown Of Thorns Printable For Lent – Lacy, Catholic Icing
For the WEDNESDAY BYZANTINE EDITION (2-11-15) click here.
For the MONDAY AFTERNOON EDITION (2-16-15) click here.
For the TUESDAY AFTERNOON EDITION (2-17-15) click here.


Evolution Chart Transparent PicThe Hazards of Creationism

by Thomas P. Sheahen

of Catholic Stand


99 Ways  99 Ways to Teach Like the Master, Jesus

  by T. J. Burdick

  of Ignitum Today



Top Ten Books to Give Fallen Away Catholics – Sister Theresa Aletheia Noble, Aleteia∝
How did Saint Thérèse Conquer Satan and Attain Perfection? – Philip Kosloski
German Bishops’ Conference’s Dance With the Material World – Edward Pentin
Prepare for a Successful Marriage by Following God’s Plan for Courtship – Fr. Morrow
Reclaiming the Fifth Way – James Iovino, Homiletic & Pastoral Review
Crd Schönborn: Pope Francis Has Strong Will to Push Reforms – Andrea Gagliarducci
Why “Relaxing Pastoral Practice” Is a Bad Idea – Russell Shaw, The Catholic Thing
A Trap Set for Practicing Catholic – Austin Ruse, Crisis Magazine
Prosecutor of T. L. M.7 Franciscans Admits Guilt of Defamation and Lies – Rorate Cæli
Ex-Porn Star Crissy Moran: How I Left Pornography for Christianity – Mark Stricherz
Prepare for Lent – BigPulpit.com (2-16-15)
For the WEDNESDAY BYZANTINE EDITION (2-11-15) click here.
For the MONDAY AFTERNOON EDITION (2-16-15) click here.


A Day With Carmel Nuns

courtesy ChurchPOP


Rediscovering Preaching within the Liturgy of the Hours – Colleen R. Vermeulen, H&PR
Movie Review: “Old Fashioned”, Love Is an Open Door! – Katie Sciba, The Catholic Wife
Love Calls Us to Empathy – Megan Twomey, Ignitum Today
Quiz: Which Male Religious Founder Are You? – Epic Pew
Pope Francis Creates 20 New Cardinals – Edward Pentin, The National Cthlc Register
Preaching, Music, and Acoustics – Deacon W. Patrick Cunningham, Hom & Pas Rev
Full Text of Pope’s Homily at Mass for New Cardinals – Edward Pentin, The Register
50 Shades of Chastity and Saint Valentine – Birgit Jones, Catholic Stand
Book Review: The Great Reformer by Austen Ivereigh – Father C. John McCloskey
Love and 50 Shades of Grey – Julie Machado, Catholic Stand
The Conversion We Think We Want – Stephen Beale, Catholic Exchange
The Clash of Civilizations: Christianity and Islam – BigPulpit.com (2-10-15)
For the WEDNESDAY BYZANTINE EDITION (2-11-15) click here.


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