MONDAY EDITION

Pope FrancisWhat Pope Francis and Medical Experts Say About the Bathroom Agenda

by Patti Maguire Armstrong

of the National Catholic Register

Bear Growls: Father Rosica – Donald R. McClarey J.D., The American Catholic
This Pontificate Is “Fast Becoming the Most Centralising” in Recent Vatican History – Rrt Cæli
Philosopher Peter Kreeft Offers Advice on Holiness, Saintliness – Jean M. Heimann, The Rgstr
Benedict XVI: Never Told Anyone Publication of 3rd Secret of Fatima was Incomplete – Fr. Z
10 Things No Theology Teacher Ever Misses During Summer Break, Ever – Sara Spitt, epicPew
Europe Starts Their Own ‘Get Religion’ Website – Terry Mattingly, Get Religion
Thoughts on Captain America: Civil War – Kasia I., Ignitum Today
Want to Learn How to Navigate Science in the Light of Faith? – Stacy Trasancos Ph.D.
Serving the World Through Our Children – Todd Nolan, Catholic Stand
Deaconesses: a Reasoned Approach – James Griffin, One Peter 5
Amoris Lætitia Update for May 19 – Big Pulpit (May 19, 2016)
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SUNDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

Desert SunriseWhy Even Faithful Catholics Suffer From Mental Illness

by Melanie Jean Juneau

of Catholic Stand

How to Respond to Obama’s Bathroom Law to Public Schools – 
First Traditional Personal Parish in New England: Nashua, New Hampshire – Rorate Cæli
Synodality? Collegiality? Not So Much – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog
A New and Improved God: A Response to Liberals/Modernists – David Carlin, The Cthlc Thing
Reason #74 for Summorum Pontificum – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog
Cardinal Sarah: Utopia Without God Will Always Fail – Charlotte Hays, National Cthlc Register
Founding Organization of ‘Baby Boxes’ Saves First Life – Eddie O’Neill, OSV Newsweekly
A Return to Female Deacons in the Church? – Michael Heinlein, OSV Newsweekly
Cardinal Says Italian Gov’t Has Effectively Legalised Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ – Catholic Herald
The Moral Wrong of Physician-Assisted Suicide – Alexander Schimpf, Crisis Magazine

Amoris Lætitia Update for May 19 – Big Pulpit (May 19, 2016)
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SUNDAY MORNING EDITION

Pope Francis with Lutheran Pastor PodiumThe Fluid Magisterium of Pope Francis

by Sandro Magister

of Chiesa

Transgenderism and The Emperor’s New Clothes – Marcia Segelstein, Natl Cthlc Register
She Went to One of Most Pro-Abortion Univs. But Became Pro-Life – Micaiah Bilger, Lif Nws
A Subjective Definition of “Death” Would Unleash Great Evil – Wesley J. Smith, First Things
Self-Sorting and Living in a Silo? Well, the Stakes Have Been Raised – Jeffrey A. Mirus Ph.D.
Saintly Defiance On Stage – Alexi Sargeant, First Things
Don’t Let Our Cathedrals Become Museums! – Phil Lawler, Catholic Culture
Growing Older: Live Life to the Fullest Through Prayer and Service to Others – Bill Dodds
Forms of Lay Spirituality – Howard Kainz Ph.D., The Catholic Thing
Strong Daughters Need Strong Fathers – Patty Knap, National Catholic Register
Early Female Mystics and Martyrs: Perpetua and Felicity [Podcast] – Taylor Marshall Ph.D.
Rerum Novarum: One Hundred Twenty-Five Years Later – Jack Quirk, The Distributist Review
Amoris Lætitia Update for May 19 – Big Pulpit (May 19, 2016)
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SATURDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

Kristina Keneally Wide PicAnother Unhappy Feminist Turns on Francis

by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf

of Fr. Z’s Blog

New Portable Altar In Action! – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog
I Woke Up Today and Decided That I Am a Mermaid, Affirm Me! – Paul McCusker, N.C. Register
Feminism and the War on Masculinity – Benedict Augustine, Maccabee Society
An Intellectually Robust Case for Christianity – Jack Carrigan, Catholic Herald
An Inexpensive Pilgrimage? – Dan Byron, Catholic Stand
In One Way the Church Really Is the Successor of the Roman Empire – Fr. Ale. Lucie-Smith
Chants from the Recent Mozarabic Mass in Rome – Gregory DiPippo, New Liturgical Mvmnt
Africa Could Teach England a Lot about Building a Culture of Life – Francis Phillips, Cthlc Hrld
Distributism: An Awkward, Accurate Name – David J. McGinty, The Distributist Review
The Old Man and the New Man – Mitchell Kalpakgian Ph.D., Truth and Charity Forum
Audio: Samuel Gregg on God, Profit, and the Common Good – Marc Vander Maas, PowerBlog
Amoris Lætitia Update for May 19 – Big Pulpit (May 19, 2016)
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SATURDAY MORNING EDITION

Jan van Helmont 1650-1714 Portrait of the Black Canon Augustinian Nuns in Antwerp

Jan van Helmont 1650-1714 Portrait of the Black Canon Augustinian Nuns in Antwerp

Why This Sister Started Wearing a Traditional Habit Again

by Patti Maguire Armstrong

of the National Catholic Register

Come Out Virginia, Don’t Let ‘Em Wait (Catholic Girls Start Much Too Late) – Kelly Thomas
Pro-Life Doctor Purchased an Abortion Clinic and Kicked Out the Abortion Doctor – Jay Hobbs
Hook-Up Culture Is Making Women Miserable, Study Finds – Catholic News Agency
What to Look for in a Catholic University? – Maryann Gogniat Eidemiller, OSV Newsweekly
The Top Five Ways Catholics Evangelize Today – Nick Alexander
Descended Into Hell & Today You Will Be With Me in Paradise: How This Fits? – Marshall Ph.D.
Mary O’Regan: Why I Wouldn’t Want to be a Female Deacon – Mary O’Regan, Catholic Herald
Wives of Priests Reveal Their Unique Vocation as Spiritual Mothers – Peter Jesserer Smith
The Most Holy Rosary: Our Simple Breviary (Part 5) – Cynthia Millen, Catholic Stand
The Solemnity of the Holy Trinity – John Bergsma Ph.D., The Sacred Page
‘To Ignore the Poor Is to Despise God,’ Pope Francis Says – Elise Harris, Catholic News Agency
Amoris Lætitia Update for May 19 – Big Pulpit (May 19, 2016)
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GOD & CAESAR FRIDAY EDITION

Hillary Clinton Love Abortion US American FlagHillary Clinton Blasts Donald Trump’s Supreme Court List: I Want Judges Who Love Abortion

by Steven Ertelt

of LifeNews.com

Dear Mr. Trump: Want to Make America Great Again? Start w/ Marriage – La Ruffa & Towers
The Dying of the Third-Party Dream – Ross Douthat, The New York Times
Beware the Populist Leader Promising a New Dawn, Disaster Will Follow – Fr. Ale. Lucie-Smith
A Christian Response to Europe’s Crisis – Joseph Pearce, Catholic Herald
As Venezuela Crumbles, Will America’s New ‘Socialists’ Pay Attention? – Joseph Sunde, P.B.
Transgender Controversy Engulfs Religious-Freedom Bills – Peter Jesserer Smith, N.C. Rgstr
Atheists Against Freedom – Dave Griffey, Daffey Thoughts
Marxism: The Most Destructive Superstition – Donald R. McClarey J.D., The Amrcn Catholic
When Engaging in Politics, Keep the Four (4) C’s: Civility, Compassi. . . – Abp. Joseph E. Kurtz
Donald Trump Names His 11 Top Picks to Replace Antonin Scalia – Peter Jesserer Smith
How Authoritarian Socialism Caused Venezuela’s Collapse – Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry, The Wk
Amoris Lætitia Update for May 19 – Big Pulpit (May 19, 2016)
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FRIDAY EDITION

Pope Francis Question Press Conference AfricaMy Realistic Solution to the Problems in Amoris Laetitia: Possibly Withdraw the Document or Revise It

by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf

of Fr. Z’s Blog

Flanders Diocese Demands Priestesses Now! – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog
Facebook Criticized for Changing Patricia Heaton’s Pro-Life Post to Anti-Abortion – M. Bilger
That Time Jesus Appeared in the Sky of Mexico – Catholic News Agency
Gender Ideology: Personal Disorder & Personal Sin – Jeffrey A. Mirus Ph.D., Catholic Culture
Marianist Priest Suspended after Sex Abuse Allegations at Long Island School – N.C. Register
Doctors are Calling Patients Like Her “Brain Dead,” But It Turns Out That’s False – D. Andrusko
Restoring a Christian Culture Depends on How You Live, Not Where You Live – Brianna Heldt
How One Small Community Lived the Works of Mercy – Gretchen R. Crowe, OSV Newsweekly
Learning to Appreciate Church Documents – Ramon Antonio A. Aldana, Catholic Stand
Why Is the Vatican Audit Still on Hold? – Phil Lawler, Catholic Culture
Amoris Lætitia Update for May 19 – Big Pulpit (May 19, 2016)
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THURSDAY EXTRA

Priest Laptop Computer SeminarianBlessed are the Bloggers

by Stephen Bullivant

of Catholic Herald

New Baby? Chicago Archd. Has Working Moms & Dads w/ 12 Week Paid Leave – N.C. Register
Living for Likes: The Danger of Living to Please Others – Sam Guzman, The Cthlc Gentleman
O Joyful Catholics, Where Are You? – Randy Hain, Integrated Catholic Life
In Praise of Carl E. Olson – Donald R. McClarey J.D., The American Catholic
The Four Hooks On Which Pope Francis Hangs His Thought – Sandro Magister, Chiesa
Insurance Refuses to Pay for Lifesaving Surgery for Baby Born w/ Trisomy 18 – Micaiah Bilger
Church Officials Criticise Mexican Prez Proposal to Legalise Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ – Cthlc Herald
Abortion Activist Assaults Pro-Life Advocate, Screams “This Is Not Violence” – Micaiah Bilger
Biblical Preaching and Healing the Culture – George Weigel, The Dispatch
A Christian Response to Europe’s Crisis – Joseph Pearce, Catholic Herald
Newspapers Sift Rumors of a Brewing United Methodist Church Split – Jim Davis, Get Religion
Amoris Lætitia Update for May 19 – Big Pulpit (May 19, 2016)
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Amoris Lætitia Update for May 19

Communion of ApostlesNo Power to Redefine Marriage

by Fr. Gerald E. Murray

of The Catholic Thing

Francis: “I Can Say: Yes, Period” – Sandro Magister, Chiesa
Professor Thomas Stark Interviews Cardinal Burke on ‘Amoris Laetitia’ – Fr. Z’s Blog
Love, Mercy, Justice: Communion for the Divorced & Remarried – Fr. Noah Carter, One Ptr 5
Cardinal Müller’s Remarks on Amoris Lætitia, Some Analysis – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog
On Exhortation, Müller Resists and Fernández Reveals – Maike Hickson, One Peter 5
Does Amoris Laetitia Retreat from Absolute Moral Norms? – Richard A. Spinello, Crisis Mgzn
The “Amoris Laetitia” of Cardinal Müller – Sandro Magister, Chiesa
Podcazt 146: Spinello: Does Amoris Laetitia Retreat from Absolute Moral Norms? – Fr. Z’s Blog
Amoris Laetitia, Beyond the Controversy – Luke Arredondo, Ignitum Today
Bp. Paul Hinder: Amoris Laetitia Unlikely To Have a Big Impact in the Muslim World – Asia News
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THURSDAY EDITION

Black Smoke Spirit of Vatican IIFr. Z Rants About the Church Losing Her Moorings

by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf

of Fr. Z’s Blog

Pope Compares Islam’s Inherent Drive for Conquest to Christ’s Great Commission – Cr. E. Olson
Fr. Thomas Rosica: Catholics Have Filled the Internet with Venom and Vitriol – Catholic Herald
The Fact-Free Universe of Transgender Activism – Kevin Clark, Crisis Magazine
‘Judge Not’ Doesn’t Mean Don’t Make Judgments – David Carlin, Catholic Answers
Cardinal Sarah Rebukes ‘Demonic’ Attacks on Family at Washington Breakfast – Claire Chretien
Full text: Cardinal Sarah at the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast – Catherine Harmon
Video: Clarity f/ Card. Burke on Marriage, Indissolubility & the Challenges We Face – Fr. Z’s Blg
To Acknowledge the Existence of Sin Is to Claim We Understand – Bob Drury, Catholic Stand
Our Lady Said “Yes!” – Marissa Standage, Ignitum Today
Video: S.S.P.X.’s Bishop Fellay Speaks Exclusively to the Register – Edward Pentin, N.C. Rgstr
Amazing Promise of Adult Stem Cells & How the Church Supports It – Eli. Harris & Kv. J. Jones
Amoris Lætitia Update for May 19 – Big Pulpit (May 19, 2016)

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WEDNESDAY EDITION

Rima Fakih Convert from Islam to CatholicWhy Are Millions of Muslims Becoming Christian?

by Sherry Weddell

of the National Catholic Register

23 More Catholic Facts That Will Make You Look Even Smarter – Matt Vander Vennet, epicPew
A Young Woman Chose to be Euthanized, and the Reason Why Is Awful – Mary Rezac, Ct Nw Ag
On Needlessly Problematizing Our Situation, i.e., Bad Liturgical Music – Ptr. Kwasniewski Ph.D.
Jim & Jeannie Gaffigan’s Commencement Speech at Catholic Univ. of America – S. McAfee O.P.
A Four-Point Plan for a Great Marriage (Hint: It’s Not “Low Expectations”) – Kathy Schiffer
Hoax or History? The Communist Smearing of Cardinal Stepinac – Kevin J. Jones, Cth Nws Agy
Identity Lies & Where Your Identity Lies – Nic Davidson, Ignitum Today
Come and See Catholic Bible Studies (Emmaus Road Publishing) – Stuart Dunn, Stuart’s Study
Fetal Tissue Research: What Really Works May Surprise You! – Judie Brown, Catholic Lane
Murder Most Foul, Abortion – Ann Casey, Catholic Stand
St. Louis Planned Parenthood Hospitalizes 31st Abortion Patient in 7 Years – Cheryl Sullenger
Amoris Lætitia Update for May 19 – Big Pulpit (May 19, 2016)
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GOD & CAESAR TUESDAY EDITION

Colosseum RomeAre We Going the Way of Rome?

by Michael Auslin

Media Makes Sure You Never Hear About The Little Sisters Of The Poor – M. Hemingway
Remember The Fake Whole Foods ‘Hate Cake’? Pastor Apologizes, Admits He Lied – M.K. Ham
Transgenderism Is Worse for Your Health than Soda or Smoking – Matthew Archbold, C.M.R.
Facebook’s Big Meeting With Conservatives Is A Textbook Con Job – Sean Davis, The Fdrlst
Pope Francis: ‘Everyone Must Have the Freedom to Externalize His or Her Own Faith’ – The Reg
TX Baptist Univs. Claim Supreme Court Victory, Houston & Dallas Papers Go Mum – B. Ross Jr.
Is It Time for a U.S. Christian Democracy Party? – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, Aleteia
Regarding the Trumpenproletariat – Ross Douthat, Evaluations Blog via The N.Y. Times
Little Sisters Decision Highlights the Critical Need for a Pro-Life President – Fr. Frank Pavone
Former Political Prisoner in Cuba: Everything Can Be Taken From You – Matt Hadro, Ct Nw Ag
Dying Infants & No Medicine: Inside Venezuela’s Failing Hospitals – Nicholas Casey, N.Y. Times
Amoris Lætitia Update for May 19 – Big Pulpit (May 19, 2016)
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