Archangels Gabriel Michael and Raphael10 Totally Awesome Facts About the Archangels

by Alex R. Haley

of Epic Pew


The Vulnerability of Refugees – Julie Machado, Catholic Stand
The Humility and Hubris of Pope Francis – William Kilpatrick, Crisis Magazine
Saint Junipero Serra & Today’s Bigots – Donald R. McClarey J. D., The Amrcn Catholic
Feast of the Archangels – Liz Estler, Catholic Spiritual Direction
The Most Hilarious Headlines about the Pope’s Visit – Matthew Archbold, The Register
Michael, Raphael, Gabriel; Members of the Family – Elizabeth Scalia, Aleteia
The Pope’s Message Extends Beyond Capitalism & Climate Change – Martijn Cremers
Francis Hittinger, an American Scholar Close to Pope Francis – Rudolph Bush, D. M. N.
R. R. Reno Is Wary of Pope Francis ‘Extremism’ – Fr. Sean Salai S. J., America Magazine
Pope Francis: Women Priests? ‘No.’ – Fr. Z’s Blog
Read the Full Texts of All of Pope Francis’ Addresses During His Visit to the U. S. – Aleteia
For the WED. EXTRA: Pope Francis Met With Kim Davis (Sept. 30, 2015) click here.


Saint Maria Goretti ReliquarySaint Maria Goretti U. S. A. Pilgrimage News

by Father John Zuhlsdorf

of Fr. Z’s Blog


How Do You Know What Belongs in the Bible? – Karl Keating, Catholic Answers
Will Your Parish Have a Catholic Priest in 10 Years? – Taylor Marshall Ph. D.
Secret Confessions of Surrogate Mothers – Rebecca Taylor, Creative Minority Report
A Couple of Thoughts on a Couple of Comments by His Holiness – Edward Peters J.C.D.
Book Review of Pray with Me: 7 Simple Ways to Pray with Your Children – Patrice F. M.
Scientists Should Tell Lawrence Krauss to Zip It Already – Edward Feser Ph. D., Pub Dis
Priestly Preparation Before Mass and Thanksgiving After Mass – Peter Kwasniewski Ph. D.
Marriage: The Enigma in the Room – H. L. Duncan, Catholic Stand
The Novels of Georgette Heyer – Evelyn Birge Vitz, The Civilized Reader
Sacramentals and Holy Water Therapy – Michele Chronister, Ignitum Today
Automatic Censures Should be Eliminated from Church Law – Edward Peters J.D. J.C.D.
Incense and Thuribles in the Dominican Rite – Fr. Augustine Thompson O. P., Nw Lt Mv
Benedict and the Jets: A Lesson from the Monastery to the Modern World – Michael Parisi
Bill Nye the Unscientific Abortion Guy – Trent Horn, Catholic Answers
For the TUESDAY EXTRA (September 29, 2015) click here.


Father Jan Van DaelSouth America Has Become a Safe Haven for the Catholic Church’s Alleged Child Molesters

by Will Carless

of Global Post


Synod’s Turn To Speak, But Decisions Will Be Up To Francis – Sandro Magister, Chiesa
Books Blog: Science and Christianity, a Positive Relationship – Francis Phillips, Cthlc Hrld
How Dorothy Day Will Become a Saint Within Five Years – Carlos X, Super Martyrio
Bill Nye the Science Guy Kills His Brain to Promote a Lie – Tom Riley, Crisis Magazine
Can I Trust Father Thomas Keating? – Connie Rossini, Catholic Spiritual Direction
What God has Joined Together: Divorce, Annulment & Miracle of Marriage – Felix Whelan
The Man Who Founded California (Ignatius Press), Book Rev. – Stuart Dunn, Strt’s Stdy
The Beauty of the Family in the Church – Paul Senz, Catholic Stand
Christ’s New Homeland: Africa; Book Rev., Crd. Sarah Slams Pre-Synod Docs. – M. Hickson
Francis Gave Them Rope to Hang: Synod & Instrumentum Laboris §130 – Fr. Geo. D. Byers
Springtime for Liberal Christianity – Ross Douthat, The New York Times
Pope Francis, Unplugged – Big Pulpit (September 28, 2015)
For the TUESDAY EXTRA (September 29, 2015) click here.

Pope Francis, Unplugged

Pope Francis Clapping Happy Sitting Down SmilingPopemania Souvenirs!

by Chloe Mooradian

of Epic Pew


Pope Francis’ Diagnosis: Consumerist Culture of Facebook ‘Friendships’ – Zelda Caldwell
The Confusing and Conflicting Chastisement by Pope Francis – Robert Royal Ph. D., TCT
Picture Gallery: Memorable Moments of Pope Francis in America – Catholic Herald
Pope Francis v. Donald Trump, and More! 13 U. S. Political Cartoons – Saint Peter’s List
Full Transcript of Pope Francis’ In-Flight Press Conference – CWR Staff, The Dispatch
Canonization of St. Junipero Serra, My Pope Francis Pic Collection – Matt Vander Vennet
Pope Francis: Priests That Abuse Minors Have ‘Betrayed Their Vocation’ – Ann Schneible
Augustine, Aquinas, or Kant? Pope Francis at the U. N. – Samuel Gregg, Crisis Magazine
Pope Called for More Work from Priests, But 20%t of Parishes Don’t Have One – L. Libresco
Catholic Divorce Doesn’t Exist, Pope Francis Says on Return Flight From U.S. – Elise Harris
Thus Saith The N.Y. Times: Compassion Is the Opposite of Catholic Doctrine – T. Mattingly
Pope Francis and the Not-Quite-Secular West – Ross Douthat, Evaluations Blog
I Saw the Pope in Paris When I Was an Atheist; It Changed Me – Sister Theresa A. Noble
Pope Francis’ Grand Finale. . . To Synod’s Run Up  – Rocco Palmo, Whsprs in the Loggia
For the MONDAY EXTRA (September 28, 2015) click here.
For the TUESDAY EXTRA (September 29, 2015) click here.
For the WED. EXTRA: Pope Francis Met With Kim Davis (Sept. 30, 2015) click here.


Pope Francis Philadelphia WMOF HomilyHow Pope Francis Shocks Us on Life

by Scott Eric Alt

of Catholic Stand


As WMOF 2015 Ends, Pope Appeals: Be Open to Miracles of Love for Families – The Reg
Pope’s Homily at World Meeting of Families Mass: Full Text – Catholic Herald Magazine
Pope to Prisoners: Jesus Washes Your Wounds, and Ours – Register Staff, The Register
Pope’s Speech to Philadelphia Prisoners: Full Text – Staff Reporter, Catholic Herald
Help Youth be Brave in Opting for Marriage & Family, Pope tells Bishops – The Ct Wr Rp
Our Families & Homes are True Domestic Churches, Says Pope at Last Mass – D. Sadowski
Pope Francis: ‘Child Abusers in the Church Will be Held Accountable’ – Catholic Herald
Pope’s Speech to Abuse Survivors: Full Text – Staff Reporter, Catholic Herald Magazine
The Synod on the Family, Hope of a Divorcee – Strahlen Smith, Catholic Stand
Ten Encouraging Things to Remember About the Pope – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, SomH
12 Times Pope Francis Dropped the Mic During His U. S. Visit – Ryan Mayer, Epic Pew
Germany: Communion for Divorced & Remarried, Not Who Refuse Church Tax – Finigan
Cardinal Danneels’ Biographers Retract Comments on Saint Gallen Group – Edward Pentin
Why Is the England & Wales Bishops’ Conf. Promoting Cohabitation? – Madeleine Teahan
Pope Francis, Unplugged – Big Pulpit (September 28, 2015)
For the MONDAY EXTRA (September 28, 2015) click here.
For the TUESDAY EDITION (September 29, 2015) click here.
For the TUESDAY EXTRA (September 29, 2015) click here.


Quæritur: Liturgy Director Tries to Forbid Altar Boys From Wearing Cassock & Surplice – Z
On Use & Abuse of Terms Ord. & Extraordinary in Summorum Pontificum – Kwasniewski
Quæritur: Giving Latin Church Children Sacraments Before the Usual Ages – Fr. Z’s Blog
Greek & Latin Commentaries on Revelation (I.V.P. Academic) – Stuart Dunn, Strt’s Stdy
The Art of Typesetting & Layout: A Gallery of Pages – Peter Kwasniewski Ph. D., NLM
Christ the Sun, Mary the Moon – Mark Cyprian Chapman Obl. S. B, CDOLD
How to Teach Children the Faith with the. . . Parish Bulletin! – Debbie Gaudino, Seton
The Moral Boats of C. S. Lewis – Two Catholic Men and a Blog
Controlling Thought in French Schools & Beyond – Fr. George W. Butler, Crisis Magazine
Book Review: Bread from Heaven: English Eucharistic Motets – Peter Kwasniewski Ph. D.
‘What Is Truth?’ Said the Scientist to the Theologian – Bog Kurland Ph. D., RoaCS
Recent Discoveries on the Origins of the Stabat Mater – Fr. Augustine Thompson O. P.
The Cross, Our Only Hope – Michele Chronister, Catholic Exchange
Spiritual Infidelity: A Crisis in Catholic Marriage – Gregory K. Popcak Ph. D.
Book Review: The Silmarillion & Tales from the Perilous Realm (H. M. H.) – Stuart Dunn
Pope Francis, Unplugged – Big Pulpit (September 28, 2015)
For the MONDAY EXTRA (September 28, 2015) click here.


The Family as Domestic Church: How She Hands on Faith – Liz Estler, Cthlc Sprtl Drctn
What Makes a Society Thrive? – James Stoner and Harold James, Public Discourse
How Christian Relationships Create Authority – Jeffrey A. Mirus Ph. D., Catholic Culture
The Gift of St. John Chrysostom’s Eloquent Teaching – Constance T. Hull, Cthlc Exchng
Her Enduring Charm: Reading Jane Austen – Suzie Andres, The Civilized Reader
The Traditional Latin Mass and the Active Participation of the Laity – John R. T. Lamont
Ten Reasons to Pray the Rosary – Father Ed Broom O. M. V., The Catholic Gentleman
The Islamic Philosopher Every Catholic Should Know About – Ed West, Catholic Herald
Speaking Truth – David Mills, Ethika Politika
Who Is Saint Januarius – Diana Von Glahn, Catholic Spiritual Direction
15 Non-Toy Gift Ideas for Children – Katie Sciba, The Catholic Wife
Isn’t It Ironic? Grace in the Wages of Sin – Kent Lasnoski, Dappled Things
The Four Mini-Gospels – Frank Rega, The Shield of Faith
Prayer That Pleases God – Daniel Burke, Catholic Spiritual Direction
La Serenissima and Her Patriarch – Laura Giomini, Regina Magazine


Pope Francis and Swiss GuardProtecting the Pope: Insights from a Former Swiss Guard

by John Paul Shimek

of The Dispatch


The Folly of Cardinal Schönborn’s Lifestyle Ecumenism – Michael Pakaluk, First Things
What Pope Francis Does the Other 95% of September – Mel West, Epic Pew
A Response to Janet Smith’s Benign Reading of Paragraph 137 – Crawford & Kampowksi
Scrap the New Annulment Rules – Father Gerald E. Murray, The Catholic Thing
Book Review: 16 Marriages That Made History – Stuart Dunn, Stuart’s Study
Fox News Show Spotlights Crd. Dolan, Dominican Sisters & Steubenville! – Kathy Schiffer
The Unexpected Ways of God: The 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time – John Kincaid
Did Sup. Court Take Tennessee Courts Out of Marriage Business? – McFarland & MacLeod
Cardinal Danneels Part of ‘Mafia’ Club Opposed to Benedict XVI – Edward Pentin, The Reg
Three Virtues For A Happier Family Life & Better Relationship with God – Annie Deddens
The Limits of Consent: What Is Truly Good for Us as Human Beings – Timothy Hsiao, Pb Ds
Sex and Campus – Mark Bauerlin, First Things
Passing the ‘Redemption Point’: The Limits of Prophecy – Fr. Robert McTeigue S. J., Alt
C. C. H. D. Recipient Campaigned Against True Marriage – Truth About C. C. H. D.
Thursday Review of Pope Francis in America – Big Pulpit (September 24, 2015)


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