ABC News Outrageous Anti-Christian Smear

by Rod Dreher

Game of Thrones is Filth – Donald R. McClarey J.D., The American Catholic
Cardinal Tobin is Mirroring George Soros’ Talking Points – John Zmirak Ph.D., The Stream
Student Riots Slashed Mizzou Enrollment 35% in 2 Years; Watch for More – Joy Pullmann
AP Tells Reporters to Never Use the Term “Pro-Life” – MIcaiah Bilger,
Despite Melinda Gates’ Wishes, the Pope Can’t Change Church Teaching – Mary Rezac, CNA
We Are All Poles Now: The Battle is for Western Civilization – Wanda Skowronska, Crisis
Books Versus Screens – K.E. Colombini, First Things
The Insidious Influence of the SPLC – Jeryl Bier, The Wall Street Journal
Art Experts Solve Renaissance Mystery in Papal Palace – Catholic News Agency
The Sufis: Islam’s Anti-Terrorists – Robert Carle, Public Discourse
Hawaii Will Force Pro-Life Pregnancy Centers to Advertise Free Abortions – Jay Hobbs, LN
Doctors Across the World are Fighting to Treat Charlie Gard; Will UK Let Them? – Arn. Grossu
Why China Is Afraid Of Ailing Dissident Liu Xiaobo – Helen Raleigh, The Federalist
The West’s Imposition of Abortion is ‘Cultural Supremacy’, Says Nigerian Activist – S. Caldwell
Cardinal Leads Prayers in Hong Kong for Dying Chinese Dissident – John Burger, Aleteia
British Court to Hear New Evidence in Charlie Gard Case Thursday – Celeste McGovern, NCRg


Important – Read This: What is the Appeal to “Build a Bridge” Really About?

by Father John Zuhlsdorf

of Fr. Z’s Blog

Quo Vadis? Whispers to Pull the Plug? – Rocco Palmo, Whispers in the Loggia
Pastor of America’s Largest Parish Takes Shots at Practicing Catholics – Terry Mattingly, GR
Catholic Mom Confident Pretty Girl Behind Her at Mass Is Perfect For Her Deadbeat Son – EotT
Saying Goodbye to a Man For All Seasons – Joan Lewis, Joan’s Rome
Truth Held Hostage—A Review of “Hostage to the Devil” on Netflix – Laura Ricketts, epicPew
The Martin Chronicles – One Mad Mom
Getting Back on Track with Your Fundraising Goal – Brice Sokolowski,
Pontifex Minimus: A Review of Fr. James Martin Controversial New Book – P.V. Mankowski
An Answer to Prayers: Priestly Ordinations Reach New Peak in Scotland – Cthlc News Agency
The Category in Maiorem Hac Dilectionem Looks Sound, the Criteria Less So – Ed Peters
Christianity is Growing in Eastern Europe – John Burger, Aleteia
Wanting Purgatory Now – A Journey Towards Holiness – Michael Cretaro, Catholic Stand
Cardinal Müller on Personal Encounter and Doctrine – Eduardo Echeverria, The Dispatch
So You Want to Be a Catholic Writer? Help Is On the Way! – Kathy Schiffer, NC Register
Dueling and the Church – Darwin Catholic
Burying Mom: Grief, Temptation, Grace – Kathleen Beckman, Catholic Exchange


When the Church of England Celebrates Sex-Change Surgery

by Michael Brown, Ph.D.

of The Stream

The Atlantic Publishes All You Need to Know About the Themselves – The Stream
New England Journal of Medicine Trashes Pro-Lifers, No Science Published – M. New Ph.D.
Best-Run States are Low-Tax, Worst-Run Are High-Tax, Study Finds – John Merline, IBD
First Church of Intersectionality – Elizabeth C. Corey, First Things
President Trump Makes a Powerful (and Very Catholic) Speech in Poland – Kathy Schiffer
Love Your Enemy, Even When It’s Your Duty to Kill Him – John Zmirak Ph.D., The Stream
Moralistic Therapeutic Deism, What Is It? – Fr. Bill Peckman, Roman Catholic Man
Dying of Despair: The Rise of Teen Suicide in Wealthy Neighborhoods – Aaron Kheriaty, FT
Turn Left and Go Over the Top – Stefan Kanfer, City Journal
Mother Tried to Abort, But Abortion Failed, Now She Absolutely Loves Her Son – LN
Let’s Stop With the ‘Abortion is Healthcare’ Nonsense – Valerie Millsapps,
Jihad Means More than “A Peaceful Self-Struggle”! – Maher Gabra, Gatestone Institute
Global Economy Myths and Realities – Guy Sorman, City Journal
Illinois Finally Gets a Budget, Without Addressing Fiscal Dysfunction – Steven Malanga, CJ
Ukraine Reaffirms Push West in Visits by NATO, EU Leaders – David M.Herszenhorn
Toward a Reconciliation of Communitarianism & Libertarianism – Rachel Lu Ph.D., PD

Pray for the Life of Charlie Gard

Charles Krauthammer Under Fire for Calling Efforts to Save Charlie Gard a “Cruel Hoax”

by Micaiah Bilger


The Little-Noticed Horror in the Charlie Gard Case – Michael Brown Ph.D., The Stream
The Catholic Leaders Who Left Charlie Gard for Dead – Stephen Herreid, Catholic Vote
Will Charlie Gard Bring Down the European (Soviet) Union? – Jason Jones & Jn. Zmirak Ph.D.
Why Do People Think It’s OK to Kill Charlie Gard If He Can’t be Cured – Dave Andrusko, LN
Je Suis Charlie, Once More – R.R. Reno, First Things
5 World Specialists Recommend Charlie Gard Receive Experimental Treatment – Kt. Ostrowski
Every State Needs to Pass ‘Simon’s Law’ to Prevent Charlie Gard Cases Stateside – Grc. Stark
How Can Government Tell Parents When Their Child Should Die? – John Stonestreet, Lif Nws
Charlie Gard and the Age of “Do Harm” Medicine – Lori Hadacek Chaplin, Natl Cth Register
Charlie Gard’s Mom: This Has Been Absolute Hell, We Have No Say in His Life Whatsoever – LN
Pro-Life Leaders: Pro-Lifers Must Speak Up for Patients Like Charlie Gard – Katie Yoder
Hospital: Charlie’s “Existence Offers Him No Benefit,” It’s “Inhuman” for Him to Live – LN


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About that ‘Humanae Vitae’ Rumor

by Edward N. Peters, J.C.D., J.D.

of The Dispatch

via The Catholic World Report

Jesuit Responds to Chaput’s Critique of Fr. James Martin Scandalous New Book – Js. Sciambra
Tosatti about Burke about Müller – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog
A Priest Exposes 5 Tenets of America’s Most Popular Feel-Good Heresy – Fr. Bill Peckman
Wherein Another Priest Rants: Hypocritical Priests and Bishops – Fr. Z’s Blog
Parting Shots From the Pastor of America’s Largest Parish – Brian Williams, Liturgy Guy
Cardinal Müllers Comments on How He was Dismissed by Pope Francis – Catholic Herald
Pope Establishes a New Path to Beatification with New Criteria: Offering of Life – Fr. Z’s Blg
The Seven Deadly Sins in “The Jungle Book” – Jean Elizabeth Seah, Ignitum Today
A Pro-Life Philosophy – Peter Kreeft Ph.D., Integrated Catholic Life™
Gluten and Communion: What’s a Celiac To Do? – Mary Rezac, Catholic News Agency
Why Most of Us Are Scapegoats, Not Saintly Martyrs – Melanie Jean Juneau, Catholic Stand
Ten Ways to Grow in Friendship with Jesus & Mary – Fr. Ed Broom O.M.V., Catholic Exchange
How can I Practice Charity in the Face of Worldly Ideas of Love? – Sister Theresa A. Noble
The Ministry in Matrimony & the Destruction of Divorce – Denise Renner, Catholic Exchange
Sacred Heart: Love that Crushes Evil – Kathleen Beckman, Catholic Exchange
Another Priest is Killed in Mexico; Are Clergy being Targeted? – J. Septién & Kt. N. Hattrup


President Trump’s Warsaw Speech

by Father George W. Rutler

of Crisis Magazine

4 Slurs That Need to Stop Being Used as Political Weapons – Henry Scanlon, The Federalist
Why THAAD Is North Korea’s Worst Nightmare – Harry J. Kazianis, The National Interest
Pope Francis and Pope Benedict on Europe’s Future – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog
House of Roman Army Officer Discovered Underground 1,800 Years Later – John Burger
The Real Benedict Option – Scott P. Richert, Crisis Magazine
The Mainstream Media is Fake News – Donald R. McClarey J.D., The American Catholic
The Secularist’s Revealing Freakout Over Trump’s Defense of the West – Mike Gonzalez
No, America Doesn’t Have Highest Maternal Mortality Rate In Developed World – Leslie Loftis
Answering Ben Santer’s Trickle-Down Ignorance. . .; Santer Responds Update! – Briggs Ph.D.
Whose West? Which Values? – Rod Dreher, TAC Blogger
Render Unto Caesar: The Death of Reason and the Triumph of Feelings – Chad Judice
How Erasing Sex Distinctions From Law Kills Privacy And Consent – Paul Dirks, The Federalist
Answering Ben Santer’s Trickle-Down Ignorance on Climate – William M. Briggs Ph.D.
Why Many Republicans View America’s Colleges & Universities Negatively – Gracy Olmstead
Can Health Care be Left to the Free Market? – Joe Carter, Acton Institute
Dorothy Sayers, School Choice, and Long Run Student Success – Elizabeth Yeh, Acton Inst.


Review: Fr. Gerald Murray v. Jesuit Homosexualist Activist Fr. James Martin

by Father John Zuhlsdorf

of Fr. Z’s Blog

F.S.S.P. Sets Own Record for Most Ordinations in a Year – Adfero, Rorate Cæli
A Tragedy Either Way; Regarding Cardinal Pell – Philippa Martyr, First Things
Cardinal Müller’s Exit: The Official ‘Term-Limits’ Explanation – Phil Lawler, Catholic Culture
Fr. James Martin Explains His Vision Regarding ‘LGBT’ Catholics – Judy Roberts, NC Register
Re-Building a Bridge: Connection between Contraception & “LGBT Community” – Dcn. Russell
Fr. James Martin’s ‘LGBT’ Approach Sparks Concerns – Judy Roberts, Natl Catholic Register
Getting Back on Track with Your Fundraising Goal – Brice Sokolowski,
Catholic Classical Education on the Rise – Jay Boren, First Things
Traditionalist Institute Saves Second Church in Preston – Catholic Herald
St. Kateri Tekakwitha & a Promise Kept: Part I & Part II – Alita Maria Covel Ngo, Cthlc Stand
The Assault on Catholic Language & the Rebellion of the Poets – Peter A. Kwasniewski Ph.D.
The Extraordinary Synod of 1985 – Eduardo J. Echeverria, The Catholic Thing
Ordained a Priest, Former Manchester United Footballer’s Goal is Christ – Cthlc News Agency
Are Christians Always Supposed to be Hated? – Shaun McAfee O.P., Natl Catholic Register
Big News: Liturgy Guy the Book Now Available! – Brian Williams, Liturgy Guy
Don’t Send Chaldeans Back to Persecution in Iraq, Advocates Plead – Matt Hadro, CNA


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