FRIDAY EXTRA

Joseph Bernstein (Credit: Breitbart)

BuzzFeed Hit Piece on Father John Zuhlsdorf

from One Mad Mom

Tim Kaine Says ‘No’ to His Church & His Conscience – Deacon Keith Fournier, The Strm
Transgenderism: Mutilating the Reproductive Function – Jn. M. Grondelski Ph.D., Crisis
Have Good & Evil Changed, Pontifical Academy for Life Wants To Know – J. Mirus Ph.D.
The Question Crying For an Answer: Why Be Catholic? – Matt Chicoine, Catholic Stand
“A Sword Will Pierce Your Soul” – Fr. George W. Rutler S.T.D. Th.D., NC Register
The Moral Blind Spot Continues – Ben Butera, The American Catholic
Going Pro with Your Fundraising – Brice Sokolowski, CatholicFundraiser.net
Pope’s Reforms Have Been Frustrated, How Did This Happen? – Ed Condon J.C.D., CH
Georgetown: Pro-Marriage Gp’s Donations Rerouted to Pro-Gay Grps – Dan. Payne, TCF
The Vatican & Communist China ‘Ready to Sign Deal on Bishops’ – Catholic Herald
What Is Candlemas? – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Catholic Herald
Interview: Jim Caviezel Goes Back to the Bible in ‘Paul, Apostle of Christ’ – Greydanus

Turkey & al Qaeda Wage Jihad Against U.S. Allies, Syrian Christians – J. De Jong, Strm
Canada: Court Tells Doctors They Must Refer Euthanasia – Michael Cook, Mercatornet
The Presentation of Christ & Purification of the Virgin 2018 – Gregory DiPippo, NLM
Catholic Schools are Instruments of the New Evangelization, NCEA Pres. Says – CWR
For the FRIDAY EDITION (2 February, AD 2018) click here.
For the VVEDNESDAY EDITION (7 February, AD 2018) click here.
For the VVEDNESDAY EXTRA I (7 February, AD 2018) click here.
For the VVEDNESDAY EXTRA II (7 February, AD 2018) click here.
For the THVRSDAY EDITION (8 February, AD 2018) click here.
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FRIDAY EDITION

Genderbread Person (Credit: Public Discourse)

The Philosophical Contradictions of the Transgender Worldview

by Ryan T. Anderson, Ph.D.,

of Public Discourse

For Excommunicated Group, Bishop Conley Discusses Path to Unity – CNA via The CWR
Bishop: Let’s Re-Examine Church Marriage Rules After Pope’s Airplane Wedding – LSN
Chilean Court Dismisses Case of Bishop Accused of Abuse – CNA via The CWR
Nothing to Celebrate: The Bolshevik Revolution & Millenials – Pie. Yared, City Journal
Where Have All the Babies Gone: U.S. Fertility Rate Continues To Drop – J. Clark, Reg
Caviezel to Play St. Luke in Upcoming St. Paul Biopic – CNA/EWTN News via The CWR
To Bring People to Jesus: Interview w/Fr. Larry Richards – N. LaBanca, Catholic Stand
Epic Pew Monthly Challenge- Redemptive Exercise – T.J. Burdick, epicPew
Jesus, Healer of the Broken-Hearted: 5th Sun. of Ord. Time – John Bergsma Ph.D., TSP
Unprincipled Politics Mark Another Irish Referendum, Abortion – J. Bradshaw, Mrctrnt
A Tale Of Two Moons – Carlos Caso-Rosendi
Explainer: What Germany’s Political Parties Believe – Mary R. Royce, Transatlantic Blog
God Gad His Hand On Us: Interview w/Real Heroes of ‘15:17 to Paris’ – CNA via CWR
Pope Francis to Bow to China With Concession on Bishops – F.X. Rocca & E. Dou, WSJ
A Consistent Ethic of Life Must Begin with Defending Life Itself – Ste. P. White, CNA
Promoting International Religious Liberty Provides Stability, Fight Terrorism – R. Shaw
For the FRIDAY EXTRA (2 February, AD 2018) click here.

THVRSDAY EXTRA

Pietro Cardinal Parolin (Credit: Fr. Dwight Longenecker)

Parolin’s Paradigm Shift: Division Or Development?

by Father Dwight Longenecker

The Row Shaking the Church in Poland – Jonathan Luxmoore, Catholic Herald
Is Jordan Peterson a Gateway to Christianity or a Highbrow Joel Osteen – Pt. Burfeind
When Does Nudity in Art Become Inappropriate? – Fr. Alexander Lucie-Smith Ph.D., CH
The Benedict Experiment – Damian Thompson, Catholic Herald
How ‘Legit’ Was This Airborne Wedding? – Fr. Raymond de Souza, Catholic Herald

Off the Shelf with Adam Blai: Hauntings, Possessions & Exorcisms – P. Socks, Cthlc Stnd
Going Pro with Your Fundraising – Brice Sokolowski, CatholicFundraiser.net
Why are Young Nigerians Abandoning the Church for Pentecostalism? – F. Iyorah, Ct Hd
New G’town Gender & Sexuality Housing Plan Sparks Questions – Peter Jesserer Smith
Red China is Manipulating the Vatican as It Bulldozes Churches – Robert Royal, LfStNws
A Word on that John Paul II Address – P.J. Smith, Semiduplex
Why the Medical Profession Should Embrace Natural Family Planning – Joa. Bullivant
Pope’s Briefing System Under Scrutiny After Chile Gaffe – N. Winfield, AP via Cthlc Hrld
Conf. Addresses Catholic Journalism, Fake News & a ‘Post-Truth’ Era – CNA via CWR
China Imposes Strict New Religious Affairs Legislation – Catholic News Service via CH
Christians in Nigeria Suffer Under the Yoke of the African Taliban – Paul de Dinechin
For the THVRSDAY LATE EDITION (1 February, AD 2018) click here.
For the FRIDAY EDITION (2 February, AD 2018) click here.
For the FRIDAY EXTRA (2 February, AD 2018) click here.

THVRSDAY LATE EDITION

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia (Credit: The Nation)

The Bloody 14 & the Question of Excommunication

by Father John Zuhlsdorf,

of Fr. Z’s Blog

Jordan Peterson is a Prophet—& a Problem for Secularists – Anne Hendershott, CWR
10 Crazy Things Inside Lawsuit Against Marquette – Margot Cleveland, The Federalist
Significant Rise in Marriage Annulment Requests – David V. Barrett, Catholic Herald
The Decision to Investigate Bishop Barros is Too Little Too Late – Fr. Lucie-Smith Ph.D.
The Catholic Church Doesn’t Do “Paradigm Shifts” – George Weigel, The CWR
Bishop Schneider: ‘Discernment’ Now Means To ‘Allow to Sin’ – Pete Baklinski, LfStNws
The Letter American Bishops Should Write – Francis X. Maier, First Things
8 States Try to Force Little Sisters of the Poor to Pay for Abortions – T. Perkins, LfNws
Casualties of a Social, Psychological & Medical Fad – Daniel Payne, Public Discourse
Shhh! Why Pope Francis Wants You To Stop Talking During Mass – K. Hattrup, Aleteia
Arguing for Late-Term Abortions in the Catholic Blogosphere – Dave Griffey, Dffy Thts
The Reported Spike In Anti-LGBT Homicides Is Fake News – Chad F. Greene, The Fdrlst
Euthanasia Activists Bully Hospitals & Hospice to Kill Patients – Will Johnston M.D., LN
The Gift of the African-American Catholic Tradition – Msgr. Charles Pope, CiM
Will Pope’s Project Result in Real Reform – Christopher R. Altieri, The CWR
Love in the Time of the Internet: from Emotions to Emojis – Ilaria De Paolo, Mrctrnet
For the VVEDNESDAY LATE EXTRA (31 January, AD 2018) click here.
For the THVRSDAY EXTRA (1 February, AD 2018) click here.
For the FRIDAY EDITION (2 February, AD 2018) click here.
For the FRIDAY EXTRA (2 February, AD 2018) click here.

VVEDNESDAY LATE EXTRA

Evangelicals Praying (Credit: The Tower)

Evangelicals Are Rejecting Sacramental Unity with the Catholic Church, Good for Them

by Father Dwight Longenecker,

of the Catholic Herald

Jordan Peterson: Fix Yourself – Donald R. McClarey J.D., The American Catholic
Senate Democrats Reject Medical Science in Abortion Vote – Nicholas Senz, Crisis Mgzn
Transgender & Peer Pressure – Rod Dreher, TAC Blogger
Court Forces Doctors to Refer Patients to Euthanasia Doctors – Will Johnston M.D., LN
Trump’s First State of the Union Was a Snoozefest – Matthew Walther, The Week
The Pontifical Academy of Anything Goes – One Mad Mom
Why More Catholic Schools are Looking to Minimize Screen Time – CNA via The CWR
Romantic Thoughts for Ash Wednesday – Cristina Montes, Ignitum Today
An Encounter with the Forearm of St. Francis Xavier – Patrick Malone, Catholic Stand
The Work of the Sacristan – Karen Reep, Catholic Stand
Cardinal Parolin Defends His Strategy in China – Catholic Herald
Help! Purify the Church & Hearts on February 2 – Joseph Pronechen, NC Register
One Team, One People & One American Family, Trump’s Speech – Mt. Bunson, NCRgstr
French Catholic Agrarianism – Rod Dreher, TAC Blogger
Bishops Call for ‘Humane, Proportionate & Just’ Immigration Plan – CNA/EWTN News
Bishops in the Philippines Fear a “Creeping Dictatorship” Under Duterte – AsiaNews.it
For the VVEDNESDAY EDITION (31 January, AD 2018) click here.
For the THVRSDAY LATE EDITION (1 February, AD 2018) click here.
For the THVRSDAY EXTRA (1 February, AD 2018) click here.
For the FRIDAY EDITION (2 February, AD 2018) click here.
For the FRIDAY EXTRA (2 February, AD 2018) click here.

VVEDNESDAY EDITION

Summer of Love, circa AD 1967 (Credit: Awestruck Wanderer)

Fr. Alesandro’s Honest Call for Revolution: Approving Sex Before Indissolubility of Marriage

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

of In the Light of the Law

The Vatican ‘Clarification’ on China Talks Only Makes Things Worse – Phil Lawler, CC
Jim Caviezel Promises Passion of the Christ Sequel to Be Biggest Film in History – CP
When Bad Marriages Happen to Good People – Patti Maguire Armstrong, NC Register
Euro Smartphone App Feels Reproductive Rights Industry Wrath – C. McGovern, NCReg
A Brief Story About the Need for Prudence – Msgr. Charles Pope, Community in Mission
Catholic Hospital Authorizes Euthanasia & Other Crisis – Dave Griffey, Daffey Thoughts
On the Size of the Universe – Fr. James V. Schall S.J., The Catholic Thing
Cardinal Erdo: Democracy’s Foundations are ‘Shaking’ – Christine Rousselle, CNA
How to Talk to Your Kids About Sex in a Sex-Obsessed Culture – M. Segelstein, NC Rgstr
Tiny Thomists: How One Catholic Curriculum Offers Big Ideas to Little Kids – Per. West
Bishop: Anti-Foreign Influence Law Could Silence Australian Catholics – CNA

Falling for God: When Crosses Become Ladders – Gabriel Garnica, Catholic Stand
Can We Stop Fighting Over Schools? – Charles L. Glenn Ed.D. Ph.D., Public Discourse

Reported Message from Kidnapped Nun Calls on Pope for Help – ACI Prensa via CNA
Clear Discrimination: Knights of Columbus Slam Trudeau’s Pro-Abortion Pledge – LSN
Getting Your Online Presence Right – Brice Sokolowski, CatholicFundraiser.net

For the VVEDNESDAY LATE EXTRA (31 January, AD 2018) click here.
For the THVRSDAY LATE EDITION (1 February, AD 2018) click here.
For the THVRSDAY EXTRA (1 February, AD 2018) click here.

TVESDAY EXTRA

Catholic & Virginia Senator Tim Kaine (Credit: Fr. Dwight Longenecker)

Let’s Name the Abortion Providing Catholic Politicians

by Father Dwight Longenecker

Fr. Jm. Martin Demands Bishops Censor His Critics for “Hate” – Jn. Zmirak Ph.D., Strm
Vatican: Despite Regrettable Reports, Pope Well-Informed on China – E. Pentin, NCReg
What Does Pope Francis’s New Document Mean for the Church? – Ed Condon J.C.D., CH
Why Americans’ Comfort Levels w/LGBTers Dropped Last Year – CF Greene, The Fdrlst
Modernists Looks at Jordan Peterson – Dave Griffey, Daffey Thoughts
Church Critics Have Long Abandoned the Real World – Anthony M. Esolen Ph.D., Crisis
Explaining Why the Vatican Seems So Eager for a Deal w/China – John L. Allen Jr., Crux
There Shall Be One Fold & One Shepherd – Dan Byron, Catholic Stand

Transgender Ideology Hurts Kids – Ryan T. Anderson Ph.D., The Stream
Returning to Confession After Many Years Can Be a Joyful Experience – F. Phillips, CH
Proposed New Australian Law Could Label Priests Agents of the Vatican – S. Byron, CH
Vatican & China: Card. Zen’s Intervention Raises Tense Questions – Michael Davis, CH

St. Thomas Would Oppose Changing the Lord’s Prayer – David Arias, Crisis Magazine
Pete Socks: From Book Reviews & Podcasts to Full-Time for God – M.J. Juneau, Cth Std
Canadian Cardinal Slams Trudeau’s Abortion Pledge – Lianne Laurence, LifeSiteNews
Pope Will Send Delegate to Investigate Bishop Barros Accusations in Chile – Elise Harris
For the TVESDAY ANGLICAN ORDINARIATE EDITION (30 January, AD 2018) click here.
For the TVESDAY EDITION (30 January, AD 2018) click here.
For the VVEDNESDAY EDITION (31 January, AD 2018) click here.
For the VVEDNESDAY LATE EXTRA (31 January, AD 2018) click here.
For the THVRSDAY LATE EDITION (1 February, AD 2018) click here.
For the THVRSDAY EXTRA (1 February, AD 2018) click here.

TVESDAY EDITION

Call Me By Your Name Film (Credit: LifeSiteNews)

‘Abuse’: The Boston Globe Slams Academy-Award Nominated Gay Film That Normalizes Man-Boy Sex

by Doug Mainwaring,

of LifeSiteNews

ThinkProgress’s Proves Points on Ryan Anderson’s Book on Transgenderism – Hasson
What Every Catholic Should Know About Obadiah – Jimmy Akin, NC Register
MacDonald, Peterson, Paglia . . . The New Sources Mark Bauerlein, First Things

The China Syndrome – Robert Royal, The Catholic Thing
Turning Dutch Doctors Into Executioners Has Led to Suicide on Demand – J. Van Moren
Planned Parenthood Tweets on Baby Doctors Saved While in Womb – Fr. M Hodges, LSN
Getting Your Online Presence Right – Brice Sokolowski, CatholicFundraiser.net
There’s No Consistent Atheist System of Morality or Ethics – Wil. M. Briggs Ph.D., SttS!
Spanish Law Mandates Gay Indoctrination for Catholic Schools, Families – MC Hoffman
Utilitarianism Goes on a Charm Offensive – Michael Cook, Mercatornet
Musings of a Young Millennial Parent – Cameron Edman, Catholic Stand
A “Common Word” Versus Common Sense – William Kilpatrick Ph.D., Crisis Magazine
Church of Scientology Forced Abortion on Member – Micaiah Bilger, LifeNews.com
The Greatest Foe of Poverty – Joe Carter, Acton Institute
Enlightenment Origins of Contemporary Atheism – Clifford Staples Ph.D., Crisis Mgzn

Cuban Priests Wrote to Raúl Castro Calling for Free Elections – Alberto de la Cruz, BB
For the MONDAY LATE EXTRA (29 January, AD 2018) click here.
For the TVESDAY ANGLICAN ORDINARIATE EDITION (30 January, AD 2018) click here.
For the TVESDAY EXTRA (30 January, AD 2018) click here.
For the VVEDNESDAY EDITION (31 January, AD 2018) click here.
For the VVEDNESDAY LATE EXTRA (31 January, AD 2018) click here.
For the THVRSDAY LATE EDITION (1 February, AD 2018) click here.
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