SAINT PETER & MUHAMMAD THURSDAY EDITION

Displaced people fleeing violence in Iraq walk toward the Syrian border town of Elierbeh in this Aug.11 file photo. Pope Francis opened a three-day summit Oct. 2 on the violence and persecution underway in the Middle East, saying arms trafficking was the root cause of many problems in the region. (CNS photo/Rodi Said, Reuters) See POPE-MIDEAST Oct. 2, 2014.

Displaced people fleeing violence in Iraq walk toward the Syrian border town of Elierbeh in this Aug.11 file photo. Pope Francis opened a three-day summit Oct. 2 on the violence and persecution underway in the Middle East, saying arms trafficking was the root cause of many problems in the region. (CNS photo/Rodi Said, Reuters) See POPE-MIDEAST Oct. 2, 2014.

Knights of Columbus Bring Attention, Aid to Persecuted Christians

by Matthew Bunson

of OSV Newsweekly

Advocacy Group Seeks Reparations Against Iraq – Eddie O’Neill, OSV Newsweekly
Assyrians File Another Lawsuit Against Turk Bank for Funding Jihad – Christine Williams, J.W.
Video: Why the Muslim Brotherhood Is a Terrorist Organization – Robert Spencer, J.W.
Gag – Donald R. McClarey J.D., The American Catholic
How A 10-Year-Old Refugee Forgave I.S.I.S. – Nikolas Grosfield, The Federalist
“It Is the Italians Themselves Who Want the Invasion” – Magdi Cristiano Allam, Il Giornale
Washington Post: Muslims in Orlando Afraid, Some have been Yelled At – Robert Spencer, J.W.
Christians in Aleppo Offer Food to Poor Muslims During Ramadan – Elise Harris, C.N.A.
Video: The Pact of Umar (What Christians Can Do Under Muslim Rule) – Robert Spencer, J.W.
Egypt: Muslims Loot, Torches Christian Homes Over Rumors of Church Construction – Spencer
Riding Across America for Persecuted Christians in the Middle East – Joseph Pronechen
For the CIVILIZATION MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the Orlando Jihadist Massacre:  What Truth (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE TUESDAY EDITION (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR WEDNESDAY EDITION (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the CIVILIZATION THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the THURSDAY EXTRA (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the FRIDAY EDITION (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the Brexit Aftermath post (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE FRIDAY EDITION (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the Orlando Jihadist Massacre Post Mortem post (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the FRIDAY EXTRA (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the SATURDAY EDITION (June 25, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR SATURDAY EDITION (June 25, 2016) click here.

GOD & CAESAR THURSDAY EDITION

United Kingdom Prime Minister David Cameron and Wife Brexit VoteHow Did Britain Get Here? What Happens Next?

by Joel Weickgenant

of RealClearWorld

Q&A: What Will Happen on June 24 if the U.K. votes for Brexit? – Anand Menon, Mercatornet
E.U. Referendum: the Positive Case for Voting Remain – Anton Muscatelli, Mercatornet
How a Brexit Would Undermine Europe’s Balance of Power – Adriano Bosoni, Gpltcl Wkly
Queen Elizabeth on Brexit: EU Courts Denigrate UK by Protecting Terrorists – Chr. Williams
Why Britain Must Leave the European Union – Alan Sked, Mercatornet
Beware ‘Polite Persecution,’ Archbishop Warns – Matt Hadro, Catholic News Agency
Fed’l Policies on Transgenders: Serves Neither Community, Family or Transgenders – W.J. Dyer
There’s No Excuse For It: Pope Francis on the Death Penalty – epicPew
Free Speech Is So Eighteenth Century! – Donald R. McClarey J.D., The American Catholic
Trump is Right: Muslim Immigration Is a Threat – John Zmirak Ph.D., The Stream
Majority of Americans Now Favor Trump’s Temporary Ban on Muslim Immigration – Rb. Spencer
For the CIVILIZATION MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the Orlando Jihadist Massacre:  What Truth (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE TUESDAY EDITION (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the ST. PETER & MUHAMMAD THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the CIVILIZATION THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the THURSDAY EXTRA (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the FRIDAY EDITION (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the Brexit Aftermath post (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE FRIDAY EDITION (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the Orlando Jihadist Massacre Post Mortem post (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the FRIDAY EXTRA (June 24, 2016) click here.

THURSDAY EDITION

(CNS photo/Michael Alexander, Georgia Bulletin)

(CNS photo/Michael Alexander, Georgia Bulletin)

Bishop Robert Lynch Should Be Forced to Resign His Office: He Has Slandered the Catholic Faith and Misrepresented the Teachings on Homosexuality and Homosexuals

by Fr. Mark A. Philon

of The Dispatch via The Catholic World Report

The Catholic Church has Something to Say about Your Paycheck – Adelaide Mena, C.N.A.
Yet Another Group of U.S. Women Religious Is Being Called to Rome for a Chat – Fr. Z’s Blog
In ‘Shocking’ Move, California Churches Forced to Cover Abortions – Catholic News Agency
Just Too Cool: Bishop Etienne on Wyoming Carmelites – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog
Chinese Bishop Shocks Faithful by Recanting Position on State-Run Church – David V. Barrett
Disabled Author Angry Film Me Without You Used His Work to Promote Euthanasia – Life News
Chinese Faithful Asking Why Vatican Remained Silent Over Ma Daqin Affair – Ber. Cervellera
The Conjuring 2 Makes Worthy Effort of a Great Exorcist Movie, but Has Flaws – Nick Olszyk
Pope’s Marriage Comments Shows Need of Diocesan Rethink of Marriage Prep – P.J. Smith
Crisis Pregnancy Centers Launch App to Save Lives – James Graves, OSV Newsweekly
Saint-Inspired Lawyering: Thomas More Society – Jim Graves, National Catholic Register
For the CIVILIZATION MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the Orlando Jihadist Massacre:  What Truth (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE TUESDAY EDITION (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR WEDNESDAY EDITION (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the ST. PETER & MUHAMMAD THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the CIVILIZATION THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the THURSDAY EXTRA (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the FRIDAY EDITION (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the Brexit Aftermath post (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE FRIDAY EDITION (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the Orlando Jihadist Massacre Post Mortem post (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the FRIDAY EXTRA (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the SATURDAY EDITION (June 25, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR SATURDAY EDITION (June 25, 2016) click here.

WEDNESDAY EXTRA

(Credit: Everett/Art via Shutterstock)

(Credit: Everett/Art via Shutterstock)

A Martyr of the French Revolution Is Almost a Saint

via the Catholic News Agency

St. Thomas More: Defender of Christendom – Stephanie A. Mann, Crisis Magazine
Five Simple Steps to Effective Catholic Fundraising – Brice Sokolowski, Catholic Herald
An Hour for Pope Francis – Help! – Arise! Let Us Be Going!
Let the Dead Bury Their Dead: Mass Readings Explained (13th Sun. in Ordnry Time) – Bre. Pitre
The Time I Didn’t Evangelize My Doctor – Emma King, Ignitum Today
Homosexual Marriage Not a Right Says European Human Rights Court – Stefano Gennarini J.D.
What Francis Forgets About Marriage – Edward N. Peter J.D. J.C.D, First Things
Notes on Laudato si’ and the Theology of the Body – Patrick Malone, Catholic Stand
A Grievous Error in Judge Joseph LaPlante’s Court – Fr. Gordon J. MacRae, These Stone Wlls
Meryl Streep’s Latest Film Is a Parable of Contemporary Transgenderism – Michael Cook
Church of the Nativity’s Face-Lift Reveals Ancient Treasures – Michele Chagin, N.C. Register
For the GOD & CAESAR MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the CIVILIZATION MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the Orlando Jihadist Massacre:  What Truth (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE TUESDAY EDITION (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the WEDNESDAY EDITION (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR WEDNESDAY EDITION (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the ST. PETER & MUHAMMAD THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the CIVILIZATION THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the THURSDAY EXTRA (June 23, 2016) click here.

GOD & CAESAR WEDNESDAY EDITION

Saint John Fisher Bishop and Cardinal King Henry VIII Culture of Death Divorce MarriageSt. John Fisher: Martyr and Model for Bishops

by Stephanie A. Mann

of the National Catholic Register

Hillary Clinton’s Short List of VP Running Mates Includes 3 Abortion Advocates – Steven Ertelt
Forget the Remain Propaganda: This Vote Is About Britain’s Spiritual Identity – William Cash
Trump Tells Pro-Life Leaders: I’ll Pick Pro-Life Judges, Promote Religious Lib. – Steven Ertelt
California’s State Religion – Joel Kotkin, The Orange County Register
Heard About the Attempt to Assassinate Trump? – Donald R. McClarey J.D., The Am Cthlc
New Rule Requires Doctors To Treat Trans Patients As Their Pretend Sex – Maria Servold
Clinton E-Mail Depositions: Stephen Mull – Donald R. McClarey J.D., The American Catholic
There’s a Strong Catholic Case for Sitting on the Fence in This Referendum – Philip Booth
Fortnight For Freedom: Saint Thomas More and Saint John Fisher – Donald R. McClarey J.D.
Christians Have Duty to Vulnerable, Evidence Suggests We Should Vote Remain – Lord Deben
Why Britons Should Vote to Leave the European Union – Dominic Burbidge, Public Discourse
For the GOD & CAESAR MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the CIVILIZATION MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the Orlando Jihadist Massacre:  What Truth (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE TUESDAY EDITION (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the WEDNESDAY EDITION (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the WEDNESDAY EXTRA (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the ST. PETER & MUHAMMAD THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the CIVILIZATION THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the THURSDAY EXTRA (June 23, 2016) click here.

WEDNESDAY EDITION

St Thomas More English Saint King Henry VIII Culture of DeathNow Touring America: Two English Saints Who Died for Their Faith

via Catholic News Agency

The Da Vinci Code All Over Again – Grant Kaplan, First Things
Cardinal Cañizares Persecuted for Defending Common Sense Against “Gender Theory” – Fr. Z
21 Benefits of Making the Sign of the Cross – epicPew
California Bill Would Ultimately Erase Religious Schools – Holly Scheer, The Federalist
Fortnight For Freedom: Getting in Bed With Caesar – Donald R. McClarey J.D., The Am Cth
Abstinence Ed. Successful as Number of Teens Having Sex Has Dramatically Declined – V. Huber
Many Invalid Marriages? Principles to Remember – Benedict Nguyen J.C.L. J.D. D.Min.
“Angel of the Trenches” – Donald R. McClarey J.D., Catholic Stand
Shocking New Study: Teens Get Pregnant in Schools That Distribute Condoms – Mic. New Ph.D.
Where You Store Your Treasure of Time – Denise J. Hunnell M.D., Catholic Stand
Vatican Marks Laudato Si’ Anniversary with New Website – Cindy Wooden, Catholic Herald
For the GOD & CAESAR MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the CIVILIZATION MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the Orlando Jihadist Massacre:  What Truth (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE TUESDAY EDITION (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR WEDNESDAY EDITION (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the WEDNESDAY EXTRA (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the ST. PETER & MUHAMMAD THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the CIVILIZATION THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the THURSDAY EXTRA (June 23, 2016) click here.

BYZANTINE TUESDAY EDITION

(Photo by Milos Bicanski/Getty Images)

(Photo by Milos Bicanski/Getty Images)

Metropolitan Tarasios on the Orthodox Council in Crete and Catholic-Orthodox Relations

by John Couretas

of the PowerBlog

via the Acton Institute

Troubles Facing Pan-Orthodox Council Confirm the Need for the Petrine Office – Phil Lawler
Patriarchs Call for Liberation of Iraqi Lands Where Christians Lived – Catholic Herald
Pope Sends Top Vatican officials to Pan-Orthodox Council – Cindy Wooden, Catholic Herald
Gut-Check Time in June for Both Orthodox and Catholics – John L. Allen Jr., Crux
Maronite Monks Work to Establish Monastery in Washington State – Jim Graves, The C.W.R.
Hypnotizingly Beautiful: Video of Byzantine Church Taken with Drone – ChurchPOP
World Orthodox Leaders Meet Despite Russia’s Boycott – Catholic Herald
The Great Orthodox Council: Antioch Is Different – Andrew S. Damick & Samuel Noble
Deep Fears about Modernity Behind Unravelling of Orthodox Council – Fr. Ale. Lucie-Smith
How to Have a Great and Holy Council – Dylan Pahman, PowerBlog
The Orthodox Council: Will It Split the Orthodox World or Unite? – Orthodoxy Cognate Page
For the GOD & CAESAR MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the CIVILIZATION MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the Orlando Jihadist Massacre:  What Truth (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the WEDNESDAY EDITION (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR WEDNESDAY EDITION (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the WEDNESDAY EXTRA (June 22, 2016) click here.

Orlando Jihadist Massacre:  What Truth

(CNS photo/Kevin Lamarque, Reuters)

(CNS photo/Kevin Lamarque, Reuters)

Warning Signs in Orlando

by William Kilpatrick

of The Catholic World Report

A President In Denial – William Doino Jr., First Things
Why No “Je Suis Orlando”? Did I Miss the “America Unites” Moment? – Tom Hoopes, Aleteia
Obama Admin Deletes I.S.I.S. References From Orlando 911 Calls – Mollie Hemingway
Politically Correct (P.C.) in Orlando and in Our Future – William Kilpatrick, Crisis Magazine
Pray For Those Who Blame Christians For the Orlando Massacre – Rebecca Hamilton, N.C. Reg
Obama Connected Pro-Lifers to Tiller’s Death, Why Can’t He Connect Muslims to Terror? – CMR
If Jihadist Doesn’t Represent All Muslims, Why Does He Represent All Gun Owners? – D. Griffey
How the Media Treats Trump, Guns, Romney, and Deceptive Editing – The Federalist
What If the Orlando Murderer Were a Christian? – Dennis Prager, Townhall
Abortionists Blames Massacre on Pro-Lifers for “Inciting Hatred & Violence” – Micaiah Bilger
Orlando Shooting: Florida Media Scrambling to Decide What It was About – Jim Davis, Get Rlgn
For the GOD & CAESAR MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the CIVILIZATION MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE TUESDAY EDITION (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the WEDNESDAY EDITION (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR WEDNESDAY EDITION (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the WEDNESDAY EXTRA (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the ST. PETER & MUHAMMAD THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the CIVILIZATION THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE THURSDAY EDITION (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the THURSDAY EXTRA (June 23, 2016) click here.
For the FRIDAY EDITION (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the Brexit Aftermath post (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE FRIDAY EDITION (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the Orlando Jihadist Massacre Post Mortem post (June 24, 2016) click here.
For the FRIDAY EXTRA (June 24, 2016) click here.

TUESDAY EDITION

Caritas Athens Greece Soup Kitchen Catholic Relief ServicesThere are 21 Million Refugees Around the World in Need of Solidarity

by Matt Hadro

of the Catholic News Agency

Why I Am Never Leaving the Catholic Church, and Neither Should You – Scott Eric Alt, epicPew
Pray for the Graves Family, Victims of the Disney Alligator Attack – Jacqueline Burkepile
Dan Brown’s Theories at Harvard Divinity School: the Tale of a Scam – Phil Lawler, Cthlc Cltr
Are Persecuted Middle East Christians Martyrs Rather Than Victims of Genocide? – Edw. Pentin
St. John Paul II Adviser’s ‘Amoris Laetitia’ Follow-Up – National Catholic Register
On Criticizing Bishops—or Even the Pope – Jeffrey A. Mirus Ph.D., Catholic Culture
Are Mormons Christian? In a Word: No – Kathy Schiffer, Seasons of Grace
Canada Is Already Looking at Expanding Assisted Suicide – Catholic News Agency
Ugly Churches Win Awards – Gregory DiPippo, New Liturgical Movement
Getting Home Is a Game Plan All Christians Can Embrace – Gabriel Garnica, Catholic Stand
Remembering “Mr. Hockey”, Gordie Howe – Tom Nash, National Catholic Register
For the GOD & CAESAR MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the CIVILIZATION MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the Orlando Jihadist Massacre:  What Truth (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE TUESDAY EDITION (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the WEDNESDAY EDITION (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR WEDNESDAY EDITION (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the WEDNESDAY EXTRA (June 22, 2016) click here.

MONDAY EXTRA

Luke Jacob and Vincent Strand All Brothers and Now PriestsThree Brothers Who Are Priests Show the Power of a Family Dedicated to God

by Philip Kosloski

of Aleteia

Pope Francis to Canonize Five New Saints – Diane Montagna, Aleteia
Seven Family Focussed Prayers Every Parent Must Memorize – Doug Johnson, epicPew
Blaming Christianity for Islamic Terrorism: Bishop Robert N. Lynch – Anne Hendershott, Crisis
Catholic Social Justice Is Not What the SJWs Are Pitching – Gene Van Son, Catholic Stand
The Next Step in the Sexual Revolution – David Carlin, Catholic Answers
Is a Showdown between the Vatican & Rome’s New Mayor Imminent? – Fr. Ale. Lucie-Smith
Canad Passes Bill Allows Anyone to Kill Anyone by Euthanasia, Assisted Suicide – Schadenberg
Regret Isn’t Rare: The Dangerous Lie of Sex Change Surgery’s Success – Walt Heyer, Pblc Dscrs
The Great Majority of Christian Marriages are Valid – Edward N. Peters J.D. J.C.D., ItLotL
The Curious Case of the Lipa Marian Apparitions – Mary Rezac, Catholic News Agency
Dear New York Times, The Epistle to the Romans Didn’t Say ‘Execute Gays’ – Terry Mattingly
For the MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the CIVILIZATION MONDAY EDITION (June 20, 2016) click here.
For the Orlando Jihadist Massacre:  What Truth (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the BYZANTINE TUESDAY EDITION (June 21, 2016) click here.
For the WEDNESDAY EDITION (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the GOD & CAESAR WEDNESDAY EDITION (June 22, 2016) click here.
For the WEDNESDAY EXTRA (June 22, 2016) click here.

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