SATURDAY MORNING EXTRA

Bishop Calls for Ecumenical ‘Truth & Reconciliation Commission’ – Catholic Herald

17 Big Companies That Are Intensely Religious – Kim Bhasin & Melanie Hicken, Bsnss Insdr

International Backlash begins against Obama’s LGBT Agenda – Wendy Wright, Lf St Nws

“Like a Foolish Man Who Built His House on Sand” – Msgr. Charles Pope, Archd. of Wshngt

Liberty or License? – Anthony Esolen, The Catholic Thing

Standing up for Newt? – Brian Burch, Catholic Vote

Stephen Hawking’s Bummer Birthday: Got Exists – John Bergsma, The Sacred Page

SATURDAY EDITION

Not Just Great Books, but Great Music – Peter Kwasniewski, Cowboys-Philosophers-Poets

An Interview with the Author of ‘Confessions of a Recovering Lesbian’ – Pt. Baklinski, LSN

Does the Pope Believe in the Resurrection? – Joe Heschmeyer, Shameless Popery

What’s Wrong Over at Catholic Online? – Glenn Dallaire, St. Gemma Galgani

Europe in Demographic Denial – Samuel Gregg, The American Spectator

Another Writer Misuses “Theocracy” – Anthony S. Layne, Outside the Asylum

51% of Dissident U.S. Catholic Mag Readers will vote for Enemy of God – M. Archbold, CMR

The Jesus and Religion Video – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, First Things/On the Square

When Women Unsexed Themselves – Stacy Trasancos PhD, Catholic Sistas

Vending Machine Morality – Patti Maguire Armstrong

Tired Pride – Simcha Fisher, National Catholic Register

Kateri’s Upcoming Canonization Generates Excitement – EWTN News/CNA

FRIDAY EXTRA: RELIGIOUS FREEDOM

Pope, US Bishops Team Up & Put Religious Freedom on Nat’l Agenda – P. Lawler, Cthlc Cltr

Pope Benedict: Religious Freedom Under Threat in America – Donald R. McClarey, TAC

The Pope’s Alarming Message on American Religious Freedom – Phil Lawler, Cthlc Culture

B16 Discusses Grave Threats to Religious Liberty in US – David Kerr, EWTN News

The Challenges to Religious Freedom – Fr. Robert John Araujo SJ, Mirror of Justice

Obama Makes Persecution of Church Official Policy [Updated] – Jay Anderson, Pro Ecclesia

Outrageous HHS Rule: Catholic Groups Must Cover Contraceptives – Pat. Archbold, CMR

On Religious Freedom & the Public Square, B16 Talks The States – Rocco Palmo, Whispers

Obama HHS Goes for Broke – Matthew J. Franck, First Things/First Thoughts

Breaking: Obama’s Assault on Religious Liberty

“This Mandate Gravely Compromises Religious Liberty” – Daniel Cardinal DiNardo

Obama Administration’s War on Religious Liberty: We Have One Year to Comply! – Fr. Z

A Violation of Religious Liberty, Inconsistent with Catholic Faith – The Motley Monk, TAC

Church Groups Must Provide Contraception – Joan Frawley Desmond, Daily Register

Group-Conscience – Jeffrey Miller, The Curt Jester

U.S. Bishops call Pres. Obama’s Attack “Literally Unconscionable” – Fr. Z, WDTPRS?

The Lord thy God King is a Jealous God – Mark Shea, Patheos/Catholic and Enjoying It!

Requires Catholic Church to Cover Free Contraception, Sterilization – T. Peters, CV/AmP

Obama’s Contempt for Religious Liberty – Bill Donohue, Catholic Lane

Obama Hands GOP a ‘Golden Opportunity’ to Win Back 2012 Catholic Vote – Catholic Vote

Birth Control Mandate is Final; Bishops Vow to Fight – Kathleen Gilbert, LifeSiteNews.com

HHS Rejects Compromise, Embraces Abortion Lobby – The Cardinal Newman Society

FRIDAY AFTERNOON EXTRA

Pope Benedict Creates New Science & Faith Foundation – David Kerr, Cthlc News Agency

Ten More Things the Devil wants us to Believe – Richard Collins, Linen on the Hedgerow

Catholic Quarterback Philip Rivers Passes On the Faith – Trent Beattie, Daily Register

Will Pro-Choicers “Do a 180” Thanks to this Video? – Stephen Herreid, Crisis Magazine

Some Things Moms Can’t Do – Matthew Archbold, National Catholic Register

Praying Before Meals is Not Always Easy, Even for Priests – Carlos Espinosa, LTFOAHW

Speaking of Maggots & Jesus: I was a Total Idiot as a Seminarian – Fr. Byers SSL STD, HSH

FRIDAY U.S. POLITICS EXTRA

Gingrich, Media Bias and the Mainstream Media as Morality Police – Don. R. McClarey, TAC

The Twilight of Protestant America? – Joe Heschmeyer, Shameless Popery

Political Jerk Slams Religious Views of Small & Dwindling Minority – T. Peters, CV/AmP

Does Rick Santorum Support “Murders for Jesus”? – Stephen White, Catholic Vote

Hey, South Carolina Voters – John Burger, National Catholic Register

Colbert’s Egotism Isn’t Fake – L. Brent Bozell III, Crisis Magazine

Romney Battles Abortion Assault – Fox News

FRIDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

Neo-Catechumenal Way Liturgy Not Approved by Pope Benedict XVI – Fr. Z, WDTPRS?

Is Homosexuality Biologically Determined? – Dr. Jeff Mirus, Cthlc Culture/On the Culture

Steve Mosher: A Vision of Hell Brought Him to the Church – Joan F. Desmond, Dly Reg

Same-Sex Science – Stanton L. Jones, First Things

To the Mother With Only One Child – Simcha Fisher, National Catholic Register

Tolerance is Not Enough! You Must Approve of Homosexuality! – Joseph Fuiten, Cthlc Ln

Why I Hate Religion But Love Jesus Music Video, The Perfect Rebuttal – M. Barnes, P/BC

Of Human Dignity and Shoes – Jason Jones, Crisis Magazine

Wealth Inequality “Somebody Else’s Problem” – Anthony S. Layne, Outside the Asylum

“Ireland Stand Up” – Michael Kelly, Catholic World Report

Was St. Peter in Rome or Antioch? The Chronology of Peter’s Papacy – Dr. T. Marshall, CT

Does Morality Inhibit Freedom? – Kathleen Curran Sweeney Homiletic & Pastoral Review

Patron Saint of Big Pulpit: Joaquín Navarro-Valls