Will Evangelicals Fight for Religious Liberty? – Rob.Schwarzwalder & Julia Kiewit, 1st Thngs

Of New Things – Robert Royal, The Catholic Thing

Recommended: Fairbairn’s Guide for Beginning Greek & Latin Students – Dr. Ed Peters

Why Contraception Mandate Should be Scrapped – Richard W. Garnett, USA Today

Where Have All the Catholic Writers Gone? – Robert Fay, The Millions

Peter Kreeft: Catholic Kennedy Advisers Wicked, Dishonest People – Crd Nwm Soc

What if the Priest Misspeaks the Words of Consecration? – Fr. Ryan Erlenbush, Nw Th Mv

Outdated Liturgical Books Need Proper Disposal – Catholic News Agency/EWTN News

Deer Season Half Century Ago, How Society Changed Since Then – Dr. Paul Kengor, Ct Ln

What I Learned from Making Sunday a Day of Rest – Jennifer Fulwiler, Ntnl Cthlc Register

Benedict Signs, Bertone Stamps – Sandro Magister, Chiesa

Vatican Names New Nuncio to Ireland – John Thavis, Catholic Herald


Reflections on the New Translation – Jake Tawney, Roma locuta est

The Spectacular Success of the New Missal Translation – Jeffrey A. Tucker, Chant Café

The New Roman Missal: A Direct Hit – LarryD, Acts of the Apostasy

Praise for the New, Corrected Translation coming in – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, WDTPRS?

Interview with Abp. Naumann on Spiritual Direction – Dan Burke, National Cthlc Register

For Man, It is Impossible – Randall Smith, The Catholic Thing

The Guild System – Hilaire Belloc, The Distributist Review

Little-Known Fact that the USCCB Doesn’t Want You to Know – Keyser Soze, Nw Sprngtm!

Christian Loses Her Job after being Targeted by Muslims – Jon. Wynne-Jones, Telegraph

Steve Jobs: Thanks Mom For Not Aborting Me! – Donald R. McClarey, The American Cthlc

Jesus Makes the National Catholic Reporter Feel Like Losers? – Joe Heschmeyer, Shm Ppr

The Way of Salvation – John Whitehead, Once I Was A Clever Boy


The Essence of Advent – Carl Olson, Ignatius Insight Scoop

CTS People’s Edition of the Roman Missal (“hand missal” for Ordinary Form) – Fr. Z.

12-Step Pride-Elimination Plan – Donald DeMarco, Daily Register

Call-to-Action: “Apparition Of Martin Luther Worthy Of Belief” – LarryD, The Amrcn Cthlc

Seeking the Common Good – John M. DeJak, The Distributist Review

First Mass With the New Missal: Vatican II Not Eradicated – D Mac, Creative Minority Rprt

The Four Liturgists of the Apocalypse – Jimmy Akin, National Catholic Register

Moral Hazards in the Marketplace – Charlie Douglas, Integrated Catholic Life™

Crying Out For the Savior – Msgr. Charles Pope, Archdiocese of Washington

Healing the Scandal of Denominationalism – Joe Heschmeyer, Shameless Popery

Former Slave and Convert: Julia Greeley – Nissa LaPoint, Catholic News Agency

Flight (poem) – J. B. Toner, Dappled Things


Vainglory: Seeking the Praise of Men – Dr. Edward Sri, Integrated Catholic Life™

New Translation: An Opportunity for Prayer – Jake Tawney, Roma locuta est

Steve Jobs Epitomized the Self-obsession of the Modern World – Wm. Oddie, Cthlc Herald

Philosophy, the Handmaid of Judicial Review – Francis J. Beckwith, The Catholic Thing

Cameron’s Big Society needs Christian values behind it, says Blond – M. Beckford, Tlgrph

Should I Teach the Kids Medieval Sword Fighting? – David Werling, Ars Orandi

The Man who Kept the Latin Mass Alive in England & Wales. . .  – Richard Collins, Linen otH

How Post-conciliar Liturgical Episode Unfolded – Chris Gillibrand, Cthlc Church Conservation

Support For Girl Altar Servers. . . Fail – LarryD, Acts of the Apostasy

Planned Parenthood: Agent of Destruction – Ken Connor, Catholic Lane

Revealing the Lie of the “Quick Fix” – Msgr. Charles Pope, Archdiocese of Washington

A Carved Gospel Book Cover By Andrew Gould & Jonathan Pageau – David Clayton, NLM


Why Didn’t Jesus Tell Us the Day & the Hour of His Return? – Fr. Ryan Erlenbush, NTM

Scorsese to Adapt Jesuit-Drama “Silence” – Matthew, By Way of Beauty

Le Chiese Delle Cittá: The Churches of Brugge – Nathaniel Gotcher,

Thoughts On Preferential Option for Poor & Vulnerable – Teresa Rice, Catholibertarian

More Thoughts on Infants Who Die Without Being Baptized – Jay Boyd, Philothea on Phire

The Myth Of Being Non-Judgemental – The Ordinary Catholic

Same-sex “Marriage” v. Grandma – Joseph Backholm, Catholic Lane


The New Roman Missal: The Mystery of Eucharist Union – Dr. Edward Sri, Catholic Lane

New Translation or how Star Wars takes on New Meaning for Catholics – Kerri, Cthlc Sistas

The Pill: Health Risks in Reproductive Health – Arland K. Nichols, HLI America

Pope Benedict is No Liberation Theologian – Omar F. A. Gutierrez, Regnum Novum

Bp. Lori: Immediate & Palpable Threats to Religious Freedom – Matthew Archbold, CMR

USCCB’s Unsavory Relationship with Girl Scouts USA – Tancred, Eponymous Flower

Study: USCCB’ Lobbying Expenses Exceeded $26,000,000 – Catholic Culture

Iraqi Christians Live Between Fear and Hope – ACN-USA News

5 Simple Ways We Returned to Celebrating Christmas – Stacy Trasancos, Accptng Abndnc

Clare and Francis (poem) – J.B. Toner, Dappled Things


Agribusiness and the Fall of Rome – John Moody, Catholic Lane

Saint C.S. Lewis? – Brandon Vogt, The Thin Veil

Cardinal Law Retires, now give a Guy a Break – Kathy Schiffer, Seasons of Grace

It Takes Courage to Stand in Front of a Firing Squad – Richard Collins, Linen on the Hdgrw

Nancy Pelosi, Devout Catholic – Matthew Hennessey, First Things/On the Square

Pelosi’s Dismissive Taunt to Catholics: They Have This Conscience Thing – Th. Peters, CV

Half a Million Russians Queue to See Belt of the Virgin Mary – Daily Telegraph

Eucharistic Consistency: Is it Time to Deny Pelosi? – Omar F. A. Gutierrez, Regnum Novum

New Study Connects The Pill & Prostrate Cancer in Men – Arland K. Nichols, HLI America

Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Bans E.F. of the Mass – Dylan Parry, A Reluctant Sinner

Life in the Post-College World – Bob Waruszewski,

Define “Religious Campus,” Please – Terry Mattingly, Get Religion

Patron Saint of Big Pulpit: Joaquín Navarro-Valls