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Two Dozen Catholic Pages Blocked from Facebook Without Explanation

by Mary Rezac

of Catholic News Agency

What to Say When a Friend Asks You to Switch Pronouns for Him or Her – Tom Gilson
If LGBT Activists Are Right, Then Christianity is False – John Zmirak Ph.D., The Stream
The Latest Absurd Manifestations of Transgenderism – Paul Kengor, Crisis Magazine
Qatar & Saudi Arabia Pressuring Spain to Take Over Cordoba Cathedral – Giulio Meotti, GI
Unable To Confront The Migrant Crisis, Europe Is Committing Suicide – John Daniel Davidson
$5 Billion in Student Loans may be Dismissed because Lender Lost Paperwork – T. Loudenback
The Children of Divorce Speak Out – Rachel Lu, Crisis Magazine
The High Cost of “Free” College – Nathan Keeble, Mises Institute
The Latest Inanity: Science Can Measure Which Speech is Violent – William M. Briggs Ph.D.
It’s Time to Clean Up Our Elections – Ken Blackwell, The Stream

The Trouble With National Solutions For Local Problems – Jon Ward, The Federalist
Don’t Let Climate Alarmists Neuter Your Kids’ Desire For A Family – Jessica Burke, The Fdrlst
Watchdog Slams American Media for Essentially Ignoring Charlie Gard’s Plight – Madelein Post
No Matter How Smart Apes Are, Giving Them Legal Rights Like Humans is Silly – M. Goldberg
Amid China-India Border Standoff: China Holds Military Exercise in Tibet – Franz-Stefan Gady
American Scholar Jailed in Iran is Innocent, Professor Says – Adam Schreck, The Stream


Antediluvian Vegetarianism, Did It Exist?

by John C. Wright, J.D.

of Sci Fi Wright

Salt and Light, or Confusion and Obscuration? – Jim Russell, The Dsptch via The Cth Wor Rp
Spadaro, Straw Men and Scapegoats – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, Standing on my Head
Why is Civiltà Cattolica Attacking American Christians? I Have a Theory – Tim Stanley, CH
Can an Atheist Really Be a Christian? A Response to “Catholic” Matthew Dowd – ChurchPop
Media vs. the Church: from Cardinal Barbarin to Cardinal Pell – Andrea Gagliarducci, Mn Vt
Land O’Lakes 50 Years Later: How the Statement Affected Academia – Stephen Beale, NCReg
Ascension Roundtable: Do’s and Don’ts of Catholic Fundraising – Brice Sokolowski
Now Available: Don Pietro Leone’s “The Destruction of the Roman Rite” – F. Romana, R. Cæli
Atheist Deconversion Story Series #2: Lorna – Dave Armstrong, Biblical Evidence for. . .
UK Catholic Weekly Critiques ‘Inciviltà Cattolica’ vs. Americans – Fr. Z’s Blog
Harry’s Pain & Becoming God – Guy McClung Ph.D. J.D., Catholic Stand
Children of Divorce Aren’t “Resilient”; They Just Suffer in Secret – Jim Graves, NC Register
Video: Beautiful Restoration of a Church in Milwaukee – St. Stanislaus – Fr. Z’s Blog
In New School, Byzantine Spirituality Meets Montessori Method – CNA via The CWR
Why is the Jasna Góra Shrine One the Most Popular Pilgrimages in Poland? – Fr. Artur Stopka
The Power of Three Simple Words: We Want God – John Horvat II, Crisis Magazine


Hiding from the Sun: Gender Ideology’s Attack on Truth

by Gerard T. Mundy, Ph.D.

of Public Discourse

Leading Jesuit Condemns Pro-Life Movement and Other Americans – John Zmirak Ph.D.
The Church of England’s Nietzschean Proposal – Carl R. Trueman, First Things
About Time Someone Spoke Up Against Cristiano Ronaldo’s Use of Surrogacy – Fidem in Terra
Trump-Hatred Is All About Islam – David P. Goldman, Spengler via PJ Media
The French Revolution and the Carmelites of Compiègne – Stephanie Mann, NC Register
Young Americans Love Socialism, Have No Idea What It Is – Donald R. McClarey J.D., TACthlc
Diversity, ie Mandatory Uniformity, at Universities – William M. Briggs Ph.D., Statistician. . .
Why Wage Growth Is So Weak – Frank Shostak, Mises Institute
Jane Austen 200 Years On – Lizzie Rogers, Mercatornet
Slate: Let’s Fix High Maternal Mortality Rates By Killing The Baby Instead – Cheryl Magness
Net Neutrality Strengthens Monopolies, Invites Corruption – Ryan McMaken, Mises Institute
Martin Luther King Jr’s Niece Alveda King: Let’s Pray for the U.S. to End Abortion – Life News
Can U.S. Missile Defenses in Asia Stop a North Korean Nuclear Attack? – Kyle Mizokami, TNI
Senators Need to Fulfill their Planned Parenthood Defund Promises Now – Jeremiah Keenan
Here’s How to Update the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program – David Inserra, The Natl Intrst
Wanted: A Give-And-Take Diplomacy for the North Korea Crisis – Amitai Etzioni, TNI


Increasing Vocations isn’t Rocket Science

by Brian Williams

of Liturgy Guy

Pope Francis’ Next Act – Ross Douthat, The New York Times
Some Good News: His Hermeneuticalness is Back in the Saddle Again – Fr. Z’s Blog
Reply to Daniel Fincke’s Analyses of His Deconversion – Dave Armstrong, Biblical Eviden. . .
Cardinal Meisner was a Fighter, but His Last Hours were Touched by Sadness – Marco Tosatti
American Catholicism is Being Poisoned by Factionalism – Michael Davis, Catholic Herald
Antonio Spadaro has Discovered a Brand of Protestantism He Doesn’t Like – S.B. White Ph.D.
Ascension Roundtable: Do’s and Don’ts of Catholic Fundraising – Brice Sokolowski
Rome Roiled by Recent Scandals, Conflicts – Scott P. Richert, OSV Newsweekly
Exorcist Warns Witches that Casting Spells Will Come Back to Haunt Them – P.M. Armstrong
Russian Byzantine Catholic Church: Caught between Vatican & Russian Orthodox – Rome Reps
4.5 Years of Ad Orientem, So Much Blessing! – Fr. Richard Heilman, Roman Catholic Man
The Surfer Priest – Fr. Donald Calloway – Fr. Donald Calloway M.I.C., Aleteia
Half of Those Pondering Religious Life in U.S. have to Pay Off Student Debt First – Col. Dulle
Holy Homebrew: Catholic Priest Wins Brewing’s Highest Honor – Catholic News Agency
The Relationship of Church and University – Russell Shaw, OSV Newsweekly
Sacramento’s Bp. Gallegos Venerable & Beloved by Many – M. Nelson, Angelus Nws via CNA


A Sterile France in a Muslim Europe: The Harvest of Bastille Day

by John Zmirak, Ph.D.

of The Stream

Pope Benedict’s SOS – Rod Dreher, TAC Blogger
France’s Pres. Wrong On Africa, It Doesn’t Need Fewer Kids, But Better Institutions – Bonicelli
They Hate You, They Really Hate You – Donald R. McClarey J.D., The American Catholic
Post-Christian No More: The Western World Has Its Own Gods Now – Tom Gilson, The Stream
Court Sides with NY Archdiocese in Major Religious Liberty Decision – CNA via The CWR
Two Ways The Church Can Die – Rod Dreher, TAC Blogger
ABC News: Christians Who Defend Religious Liberty are ‘Hate Group’ – Todd Starnes
New Research: Shroud of Turin Bears Blood of a Torture Victim – Cthlc News Agency via Reg
Christian Worldview and The View: Revelation vs. Majority Opinion – John Stonestreet
“Catholic” Melinda Gates Will Spend $375M Pushing Abortion – Micaiah Biler, LifeNews.com
Russia’s Korea Strategy – Samuel Ramani, The Diplomat
Charlie Gard Safe for Now: Will be Spared Until July 25 – Micaiah Bilger, LifeNews.com
Why is Equality & Human Rts Commission Playing Down Role of Disabled People? – F. Davis
Will U.S. Challenge China’s Sweeping Sovereignty Claims? – Joseph A. Bosco, The Natl Intrst
You’re the Next Charlie Gard if Govt Decides Whether Your Quality of Life is Good Enough – LN
Indonesia Stakes Its Claim in the South China Sea – The American Interest


From What Is Left Over: The Christian Roots of European Culture

by Rémi Brague, Ph.D.

of First Things

Benedict XVI’s Words for Cardinal Meisner’s Funeral – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog
Cardinal Sarah: One Holy Catholic Liturgy—One Holy Catholic Church – Robert Cardinal Sarah
8 Incredible Facts You May Not Know About Father Benedict – Chloe Langr, epicPew
“The Harvest is Ready”: 14 Tips for Catholic Evangelism – Dave Armstrong, NC Register
The Four Stages of Loving by St. Francis de Sales – Fr. John Crossin, OSV Newsweekly
Why Do You Confess Your Sins to a Priest? – Deacon Michael Bickerstaff, Intgrtd Cthlc Life™
This Zealous Wisconsin Missionary Heard Confessions for 14 Hours a Day – Philip Kosloski
Biblical Resurrection Reports Are Not “Hopelessly Contradictory” – Karlo Broussard, CAM
Words That Perform Spiritual Works of Mercy – Mitchell Kalpakgian Ph.D., Trth & Chrty Frm
Why Do Monks and Nuns wear Different Colors? – Philip Kosloski, Aleteia
John 23’s Quiet Theology of Noble Pipe Organ with Liturgical Implications – McNamara Ph.D.
Where Did the Bible Come From? – Philip Kosloski, Aleteia
5 Practical Parenting Tips from Sts. Louis & Zelie Martin, Saints Who Raised Saints – P. Kosloski
The Catholic Church: God’s Rehabilitation Center – Fr. John Calloway M.I.C., Cthlc Exchng
Family Strategies for Living a Prayerful Life During Summer Vacation – Megan Dahle, Cth Std
Finding True Goodness as a Christian – Paul Kniaz, Catholic Stand


Jesuit Fr. Antonio Spadaro, Jesuit-run Civiltà Cattolica Attacks Americans

by Father John Zuhlsdorf

of Fr. Z’s Blog

Don’t be Deceived: Christ Forbids Homosexual Acts & Church Can’t Teach Otherwise – Pope
Quæritur: Corruption, Sodomy, Drugs, Infidelit. . . How Can We Trust Anything from Rome? – Z
Fr. Martin’s Grammar Problem – Robert B. Greving, Crisis Magazine
Schönborn Accuses Dubia Cardinals of Forcing Public Response from Pope – CNS via CH
Nepalese Dalits Abandon Hindu Faith En Masse; Convert to Christianity – Christopher Sharma
Quotes Suitable for Framing: Pope Leo XIII – Donald R. McClarey J.D., The Amrcn Catholic
Why Card. Schönborn Not Likely to be Named Vatican Doctrinal Chief – Andrea Gagliarducci
Take a Peek Inside a Historic “Painted Church” of Texas – Marge Fenelon, NC Register
Wherein Fr. Z Endorses Fr. Cipolla’s Call to Action:Promote the TLM! – Fr. Z’s Blog
ICK to Save Another Historic Church in England – Gregory DiPippo, New Liturgical Mvmnt
Archaeologists Find the Cell of St. Columba, one of the “12 Apostles of Ireland” – D. Esparza
Science Is Great, but It’s Not Always Enough – Matt Nelson, Catholic Answers Magazine
Cleveland, Juneau Dioceses Receive New Bishops – Hannah Brockhaus, Cthlc News Agency
Why Catholics Should Love Our Parishes as Much as We Love Our Homeland – J.M. Howting II
Ascension Roundtable: Do’s and Don’ts of Catholic Fundraising – Brice Sokolowski


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