Why We Should Call Ourselves Christian – Joseph Wood, The Catholic Thing

New TV Program on First Female Pope? – Jimmy Akin, National Catholic Register

Surprising Revival for Men in Religious Life – Trent Beattie, Daily Register

Now All but Certain that ESCR Will Not Deliver Cures – Michael Cook, MercatorNet

Is Doug Kmiec Smarter than a Half-Eaten Sandwich? – Matthew Archbold, CMR

Vatican Hates Newly-Catholic Crystal Cathedral – Adrian Glick Kudler, Curbed Los Angeles

The Phillipian Fast in the Byzantine Rite – Shawn Tribe, New Liturgical Movement

Sympathy for the Devil: A Defense of Wasting Time with Nietzsche – J.C. Sanders, VP

CNN’s Roland Martin Bumbling Attack on Male-only Altar Servers – Fr. Zuhlsdorf, WDTPRS?

Why We Should Give Thanks for the British Empire – H.W. Crocker III, American Spectator

Born to Smile: New Evidence that Laughing & Smiling Begin in the Womb – Pierre Kaldy, LT

We Cannot Excuse Ourselves – Randy Hain, Integrated Catholic Life™


We Proud Sons of Onan – Jason Jones, Crisis Magazine

Looking Up to Heaven – Dawn Eden, The Dawn Patrol

The Theology of Thanksgiving – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, Crisis Magazine

Things to be Thankful For – Rachel Howell,

We Are Fearfully and Wonderfully Made – Donald R. McClarey, The American Catholic

Downsizing won’t Save the Irish Hierarchy – Phil Lawler, Catholic Culture/On the News

George Weigel on the Irish Church’s Crisis – Shane, Lux Occulta

Ireland: Closure of Embassy was an Act of Hostility – John Waters, Ilsussidiario

I Have Duly Boycotted Tesco over ‘Pride Day’, is it Worthwhile? – William Oddie, Cthlc Hrld

Gleeful Subversion – David Quinn, MercatorNet

When the Father of Lies Lies, he Lies Big: Scott Dibble – Mark Shea, Patheos/C&EI!

Is It Too Late? The Vatican Proposes an Architectural Solution – Keyser Soze, Nw Sprngtm!


Young People Fighting for Human Rights at the U.N. – Ilsussidiario

Ought We to Pray for Young Children Who have Died? – Fr. Ryan Erlenbush, New Theo Mov

The Moral Obligation of Reality: Same-Sex Attraction – Dr. Jeff Mirus, Catholic Culture

Which Cardinal has the most Twitter Followers – Paolo Rodari, Diario Vaticano

Chinese-Language Breviary App – UCA News

The Lost Art of Enjoying People – Mitchell Kalpakgian, New Oxford Review

It Really is All About being “Pro-Choice” – The Motley Monk, The American Catholic

Lost in Translation – Anthony Esolen, The Catholic Thing

Why the New Missal Will Be Good for the Mass – Fr. Robert Barron, Daily Register

All or Many? The Real Problem – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, Standing on my Head

Lessons from My Youth Group – Julie Rodrigues,

Fear is Silencing Christians in Pakistan – Catholic Herald


Shakespeare, the Vatican, the Daily Mail, & Mr. Pearce – Mark Brumley, Cthlc World Report

Thirst Quenching – Sarah Babbs,

Mystery of Dead Sea Scroll Authors Possibly Solved – Owen Jarus, LiveScience

Abortion and Mental Health: Science vs Politics – Priscilla K. Coleman, MercatorNet

Girl Guides Considers Dropping God from Members’ Promise – Murray Wardrop, Telegraph

Benetton’s Abuse is about Unfettered Capitalism, Not Sexuality – Dylan Parry, A Rel Snr

Anti-Christian Blitz on Tebow – Robert P. Lockwood, OSV Newsweekly

German Bishops to Quickly Sell Shares in Porn Publisher – David Kerr, Cthlc News Agency

The Shushing Tyranny of “Be Nice!” – Elizabeth Scalia, First Things/On the Square

Fact Checking the Vatican Insider – Sherry Weddell, Intentional Disciples Blog

Pelosi Slams Catholics: They Have This Conscience Thing – Steven Ertelt,

Brussels is Now 25% Muslim – Soeren Kern, Hudson New York


A Moral Approach to Infertility – Denise Hunnell MD, HLI America

On Being African American and Catholic – Msgr. Charles Pope, Archdiocese of Washington

Famous Papal Basilica Saved by a Welshman, Msgr. Dilwyn Lewis – Dylan Parry, A Rel Snr

Delia Smith wants to do for Catholicism what she did for Cooking – Victoria Ward, Tlgrph

Why Do Catholics Call Priests “Father”? – Joe Heschmeyer, Shameless Popery

Unreason, Demagogues and the End of the West – Anthony S. Layne, Outside the Asylum

So, You Want to become a Doctor of the Church? – Teófilo de Jesús, Vivificat

The Well-Ordered Republic – Omar F.A. Gutierrez, Regnum Novum

Fifteen Amazing Things About NCYC 2011 – Jamie, Roman Catholic Cop

Charity for the Holy Souls in Purgatory – Jessamine,

Downsizing-to-Grow in Ireland – George Weigel, Archd. of Denver/The Catholic Difference

Now That’s a Catholic College! – Matthew Archbold, Creative Minority Report


Defending Religious Freedom at Home and Abroad – Joan Frawley Desmond, Daily Register

Bishops’ Conference Focuses on Religious Liberty Threats – Russell Shaw, OSV Newsweekly

Why Can’t the Constitution Protect Unborn Children? – Hadley Arkes, The Catholic Thing

Are You Scared of Spirituality? – Fr. Dwight Longenecker, Standing on my Head

A Reformed Seminarian becomes Catholic – Jason Kettinger, Called to Communion

Find Me Somebody to Organ-Rob–Alive or Dead – Judie Brown, Catholic Lane

Usury and Its Incompatibility with the Faith – Jared Dale Combista,

Ascending – Christopher Paolelli, Dappled Things


Isn’t it Enough that I am Just a Good Person? (video) – Fr. Robert Barron, Cthlc Sprtl Drctn

We are Non-Roman Catholics – Robert Spencer, Crisis Magazine

Servants of the Lord: Permanent Diaconate in the U.S. – Jeff Ziegler, Cthlc World Report

Thanksgiving’s Squanto was Catholic & other Catholic Thanksgiving Trivia – T. Marshall, CT

New Architecture & Music “Team” at the Vatican’s CDW – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, WDTPRS?

Against the Architects of Empire – Nikos Salingaros and James Kalb, Public Discourse

In Order to be Exiled from Sin We Must Undergo Constant Conversion – Carl E. Olson, OSV

Dangerous Books for Teenage Girls – Simcha Fisher, National Catholic Register

Book Review: The Face of God, The Rediscovery of the True Face of Jesus – Florentius, GR

Nun Serving Tribal Peoples Killed in India – Anto Akkara, Daily Register

Wasting Time on Nietzsche – JC Sanders,

There Was a Socialist – G.K. Chesterton, The Distributist Review

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