How Peasants in the Middle Ages had More Vacation Time Than We Do

by Zelda Caldwell

of Aleteia

The Poisoning of Robert Spencer – Mark Steyn
Many Corporations Taking Pride in Sodomy – William M. Briggs Ph.D., Statistician to the. . .
Why Do Intellectuals Fall in Love with Dictators and Totalitarians? – Theodore Dalrymple, CJ
These are the 5 Most Fearsome Russian Weapons of War America Should Fear – Dave Majumdar
Why Russia Gave up Alaska, America’s Gateway to the Arctic – William L. Iggiagruk Hensley
How to Stop Your Dog Getting Heatstroke – According to Science – Anne Carter & Emily Hall
How to Build the Perfect Sandcastle – According to Science – Matthew Robert Bennett
Prisoners Save Guard’s Life, Get Sentences Cut by 25% – Eric Lieberman, The Stream
I Checked out Tesla Autopilot & There’s No Way It Can Drive a Car by Itself – Mat. DeBord
Marvel Cancels Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Black Lives Matter Comic Due to Poor Sales – Ian M. Cheong
Growing Family Culture Locally: The Church – Patrick F. Fagan Ph.D., Mercatornet
For the MONDAY SÆCVLARIA EXTRA (26 June, AD 2017) click here.
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The Devil Preys on Idle Souls

by Todd Nolan

of Catholic Stand

Quæritur: Priest Puts too Much Water into the Chalice, Valid? – Fr. Z’s Blog
Cleveland’s ‘Avilas’ Quietly Nurture Vocations – Jerri Donohue, National Catholic Register
Must a Latin Church Catholic Going to an Eastern Church Still Obey Latin Laws? – Fr. Z’s Blog
Are Most Christians Clueless About Their True Identity? – Melanie Jean Juneau, Cthlc Stand
The Lost Virtue of Christian Hospitality – Nada Mazzei, Catholic Stand
Infielder Has Major Reasons to Be Better Man and Baseball Player – Trent Beattie, NC Register
The 16th Century’s Saintly Six – Susan Klemond, National Catholic Register
The Gift of Priestly Celibacy – Fr. Brian Mullady O.P., National Catholic Register
Practice Makes Perfect in Life and Prayer – David Torkington, Catholic Stand
Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati: A Saint of Lofty Goals – Emily Stimpson Chapman, NC Register
Tradition is for the Young (Part VII) – Gregory DiPippo, New Liturgical Movement
Of Mountains and Molehills – Rebekah Andrews, Ignitum Today
Inspiring Faith Amid Trial – Nick Manetto, National Catholic Register
Sacred Music from the Land of Fátima – Peter A. Kwasniewski Ph.D., New Liturgical Mvmnt
The Abundant Life – Mitchell Kalpakgian Ph.D., Truth and Charity Forum
The Mature Witness of Child Saints – Brian O’Neel, National Catholic Register
For the MONDAY SÆCVLARIA EXTRA (26 June, AD 2017) click here.
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The Secret to Protecting Yourself from the Antichrist’s Deception

by Karlo Broussard

of Catholic Answers Magazine

Quæritur: In Confession, Instead of Act of Contrition, Father Asked Questions – Fr. Z’s Blog
Fr. James Martin, “Bridges” & the Triumph of the Therapeutic Mentality – Eduardo Echeverria
Why Do Priests Wear a Chasuble at Mass? And What’s a Chasuble? – Philip Kosloski, Aleteia
Have the People Recline – Suellen Brewster, Catholic Stand
How to Help Our Elder Brothers the Jews – Cale Clarke, Catholic Answers Magazine
Churches Worth Driving To – California Catholic Daily
An Update on the Drowned Toddler Who Made a Miraculously Recovery – Lori Hadacek Chaplin
Here’s Why There are Dolphins in the Christian Catacombs – Philip Kosloski, Aleteia
Three Reasons Why Catholic Classical Education is a Tough Sell – Mark Langley, Lion & Ox
What is Sacred Music? The History Is More Complex Than You Might Think – Msgr. Charles Pope
Only 3 Birthdays Celebrated on the Liturgical Calendar? (1 Is Coming Up!) – Aleteia
Corpus Christ 2017 Photopost (Part I) – Gregory DiPippo, New Liturgical Movement
Depicting the Stars & Planets, St. Alban’s Style – Alison Hudson, Medieval manuscripts blog
The Stories Behind the Bell Names in the Cathedral of Notre Dame – Daniel Esparza, Aleteia
What is a Monstrance? – Philip Kosloski, Aleteia
Videos of the Ambrosian Rite at Sacra Liturgia 2017 – Gregory DiPippo, New Ltrgcl Mvmnt
For the MONDAY SÆCVLARIA EXTRA (26 June, AD 2017) click here.
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Robert Cardinal Sarah

Robert Cardinal Sarah, Terror of Modernists

by Father John Zuhlsdorf

of Fr. Z’s Blog

Why Do Protestants Reject the Notion of “One True Church”? – Dave Armstrong, NC Register
Quæritur: Priest Says “For All” in Consecration; Invalid? – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog
Quæritur: Is There an Archangel Uriel? – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog
Pack Your Bags, Are You Prepared to Leave Your Affairs in Order? – Matthew Hennessey, FT
The Bible, the Reformation, and G.K. Chesterton – Dale Ahlquist, The Catholic World Report
St. Thomas More and London Bridge – K.V. Turley, Crisis Magazine
How to Fundraise for Your Pro-Life Charity – Brice Sokolowski,
Why I Learned the Traditional Latin Mass – Fr. Richard Heilman, Roman Catholic Man
A “One Flesh” Sacramental Union – Eduardo J. Echeverria, The Catholic Thing
The Catholic Church and Science – Ray Sullivan, Catholic Stand
FSSP Ordinations in England – Gregory DiPippo, New Liturgical Movement
St. John Fisher, Cardinal-Martyr of England – Stephanie Mann, National Catholic Register
‘A Saint for Our Times’ – the Inspiring Story of Chiara Corbella Petrillo – CNA via The CWR
Memory: Human and Divine – Fr. Paul Scalia, The Catholic Thing
Matins Readings During the Octave of Corpus Christi – Gregory DiPippo, New Ltrgcl Mvmnt
El Salvador’s First Cardinal a Friend of Blessed Óscar Romero – Cthlc Nws Agncy via The CWR
For the MONDAY SÆCVLARIA EXTRA (26 June, AD 2017) click here.
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Pro Life Activist Stephanie Gray Talks at Google April 20, 2017. (Photo Credit: The Catholic World Report)

This Pro-Life Talk at Google’s Headquarters was a Hit

from the Catholic News Agency

via The Catholic World Report

5 Weapons Russia Would Not Want to Face in a War with America – Zachary Keck, TNI
Statehood for Puerto Rico? Lessons from Last Time U.S. Added a State – David Stebenne
Too Many Young People Think Life is a Reality Show – Barbara Lilley, Mercatornet
From Gay-Phobic to Gay-Friendly Evangelicals; NY Times Repeats Familiar Narrative – Julia Duin
Report: New Treatment for Children With Gender Issues Not Supported by Science – Desmond
The Cold War Is Over, but the Fight Against Communism Is Not – Charlotte Downing
The Party of the Poor? – Regis Nicoll, Crisis Magazine
Reviving Plutarch’s “Lives” – Steve Donoghue, The Imaginative. . .
Trump’s Problematic Gender Policy in Schools – Matthew Archbold, Natl Catholic Register
Euthanasia Mindset Looms Over Disabled Baby’s Legal Fight, Ethicist Warns – CNA via The CWR
One China, Dual Recognition: A Solution to the Taiwan Impasse – Edward A. McCord
For the MONDAY SÆCVLARIA EXTRA (26 June, AD 2017) click here.
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On the Island of Guam, Is the Eighth Commandment Discarded?

by Father Gordon J. MacRae

These Stone Walls

The Spiritual Womb: Thomas Aquinas on Parent and Child – Gregory Brown, Public Discourse
Leo and Luther—The Real Story of the Pope and the Heretic – Steve Weidenkopf, CA
Extraordinary Form Ordinations Take Place in England for ‘First Time in Decades’ – Cthlc Hrld
Another Huge Reason for Summorum Pontificum! – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog
No Mention of Catholic Schools Promise in Queen’s Speech – Nick Hallett, Catholic Herald
Announcing Our Next Book: The Lord by Romano Guardini – Catholic Exchange
Peru Fights Back Against Gender Ideology – Victor Gaetan, National Catholic Register
New Book: Noble Beauty, Transcendent Holiness: Why the Modern Age Needs the Mass. . . – RC
China’s Catholics: Perseverance Under Peter – Anthony E. Clark Ph.D., The Cthlc World Rprt
Ancient Christian Manuscripts Saved from Muslim Terrorists, Exhibited in Rome – A. Herlin
5 Must-See Missions on the California Mission Trail – Daniel Esparza, Aleteia
Do Not Fear Those Who Can Kill You (Sun. Mass Readings Explained Video) – Brant Pitre, TSP
Four Years of Grace – Cecily Lowe, Catholic Stand
‘The Cardinal Muller Report’ Expands on Christian Hope – Edward Pentin, NC Register
Can Relics Unite Catholics and Orthodox? Pope Francis Thinks So – CNA via The CWR
Meeting with NFL Hall-of-Famers, Pope Francis Promotes Teamwork – Catholic News Agency
For the THVRSDAY SÆCVLARIA EDITION (22 June, AD 2017) click here.


Hospital Holding Boy Hostage, Won’t Let Parents Seek Treatment Elsewhere

by Kathy Ostrowski


Court Dismisses Charges Against David Daleiden for Exposing Planned Parenthood – S. Ertelt
Nike Close to Amazon Deal That Should Terrify Dick’s, Foot Locker & Under Armour – D. Green
The Little-Known Final Interview of Ted Bundy: Adult Films Motivated Me – Cthlc News Agency
America & the Geopolitics of Upheaval – Hal Brands & Eric Edelman, The National Interest
Open Marriages Happier? Not So Fast, Family Research Expert Says – Liberty McArtor
iPhone Happened because Steve Jobs Hated a Microsoft Worker – Matt Weinberger, BI
The Reason for Human Reason – Fr. Jerry Pokorsky, Catholic Culture
Outdoor Clothing Company Patagonia Funds Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz – Micaiah Bilger
ls Large Scale Immigration the Only Answer to Population Decline? – Marcus Roberts, Mrctrnt
Dynastic Demolition in Singapore? – Michael D. Barr, East Asia Forum
How Elon Musk Will Recoup $1 Billion SpaceX’s Reusable Rockets – Dave Mosher, Bsnss Insdr
For the THVRSDAY CATHOLICA EDITION (22 June, AD 2017) click here.


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