SVNDAY EDITION

A Franciscan University of Steubenville Group Sends 50 Missionaries Worldwide . . .prayer is the driving force & the strength of all our missionary efforts. . . by Jim Graves, of the National Catholic Register Live Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament –

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SATVRDAY EDITION

The “Protestant” Catholics . . .Newman wrote & delivered an immense number of sermons in both the Protestant half of his life & the Catholic half.  The other day I happened to read one of his Catholic sermons, titled “Faith and Private

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FRIDAY EDITION

2 Prayers That Dads Should Memorize & Use Daily . . .a Baptized man shares in the offices of Christ of priest, prophet, & king.  A Baptized man who is the father of children is a priest, prophet, & king in a

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THVRSDAY EDITION

This is a Novus Ordo, the Vision Will Not Disappoint . . .this photo was taken four years ago.  It was our first Christmas with the Communion rail. . . by Father Richard Heilmann, of Roman Catholic Man Live Perpetual Adoration of

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THVRSDAY CIVILIZATION VVATCH EDITION

The Culture War Neutron Bomb . . .Ross Douthat recently wrote that Aldous Huxley was the real prophet who foresaw what we’ve become: a society of tech-addled wankers. . . by Rod Dreher, Aztecs, Human Sacrifice & the Catholic Faith – Steve Ray,

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THVRSDAY ANGLICAN ORDINARIATE EDITION

Support the Anglican Patrimony Within the Catholic Church . . .a number of Catholics have asked me if there are traditional, orthodox, & reverent societies that celebrate the Holy Mass in English.  The answer, of course, is yes! . . . by Shane Schaetzel,

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THVRSDAY GOD & CAESAR EDITION

Democrat Representative Ted Lieu: ‘I Would Love’ To Regulate Speech . . .“I would love to be able to regulate the content of speech,” Lieu said.  “The First Amendment prevents me from doing so & that’s simply a function of the First

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VVEDNESDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

Parish Priest Faced With Declining Parish Gives Homily Every Priest Needs To Hear . . .it is no secret that in many (if not most) Catholic diocese across the county, attendance for Sunday Mass has been in steep decline for the last

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VVEDNESDAY CIVILIZATION VVATCH EDITION

The Return of Paganism . . .maybe there actually is a genuinely post-Christian future for America. . . by Ross Douthat, of The New York Times Refuting a Pastor’s ‘Dark Ages’ Myths – Trent Horn, Catholic Answers Magazine Riots In France Not

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VVEDNESDAY GOD & CAESAR EDITION

The Vlaming Children’s Christmas . . .I wrote the other day about a Virginia school board firing veteran teacher Peter Vlaming over his refusal to call a biological girl by a masculine pronoun.  He was willing to use the child’s new masculine name,

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VVEDNESDAY MORNING EDITION

Why Traditional Hymns are Superior to Modern Ones . . .I’m sometimes accused, when I write about bad hymns, of wanting to impose a single style upon everyone.  That’s strange.  It’s like saying that all classical music sounds the same; Bach, Brahms, Dvorak,

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TVESDAY LATE EVENING EDITION

5 More Books of Classic Fiction That You Should Know . . .classic works from Tolstoy, Milton, Cervantes, Brontë, & Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. . . by Father John P. Cush, S.T.D., of the National Catholic Register Live Perpetual Adoration of the

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SVNDAY EDITION

The Quiet Man Headed Home . . .Josephine’s example & prayers had their intended effect. According to his biographies, John Wayne was a spiritual person who hand-wrote letters to God as a way of praying.  He also befriended Archbishop Tomas Clavel of

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SATVRDAY EDITION

7 Facts You May Not Have Known About Advent . . .we all know of Lent, but what is Advent?  What is it’s history?  Here are seven facts you might not have known on the subject. . . by Dominic Cassella, of

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FRIDAY EDITION

Why Did John Paul II Said This Prayer Every Day? . . .Saint John Paul II knew the importance of prayer:  he was known to pray for many hours each day, interceding for both the Church & the world & growing ever

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FRIDAY GOD & CAESAR EDITION

Dozens of Irish Doctors Storm Out of Meeting After Told They Must Do Abortions . . .dozens walked out after complaining that leaders have been ramming through the pro-abortion legislation without consulting the medical community or giving it ample time to prepare.

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THVRSDAY LATE AFTERNOON EDITION

Saint Nicholas: Bishop of Myra, Decker of Heretics, Giver of Gifts . . .I came to present gifts to kids & to punch heretics & I just ran out of gifts. . . by Donald R. McClarey, J.D., of The American Catholic

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THVRSDAY MORNING EDITION

8 Simple (But Not Easy) Steps to Happiness . . .the reason the beatitudes will make us happy is because they will make us more like Christ.  Being unified with God through Jesus is the ultimate happiness human beings could possibly hope

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THVRSDAY CIVILIZATION VVATCH EDITION

Archaeologists Discover Ring of Pontius Pilate Near Bethlehem . . .with the help of a special camera from the Israel Antiquities Authority, a team of archaeologists lead by Professor Danny Schwartz from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem discovered a ring that bears the Greek

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THVRSDAY GOD & CAESAR EDITION

Peterson & Solzhenitsyn Speak Truth to Power . . .It is not hard to see why Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, whose 100th birthday will be celebrated on December 11, would be such a compelling figure for Jordan Peterson, the Jungian psychologist who has become an international

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SEX SCANDAL & COVER-UP: THVRSDAY EDITION

“Gay” Priests & Indulgence of Homosexuality . . .I’m thinking of the fairly widespread tendency found among Church leaders to speak as though our problem is sexual “abuse,” not homosexuality. . . by David Carlin, of The Catholic Thing Sex Abuse Scandals: Catholic,

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VVEDNESDAY LATE EVENING EDITION

Boring Traditions? Check Out What the Real Von Trapp Family Did . . .while known best for the movie, The Sound of Music, Georg, Maria von Trapp & her 10 kids (7 were from Georg & his previous wife who died of Scarlet fever,

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MONDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

Pope Francis’ ‘Paradigm Shift’: What it Means & How to Respond to It . . . “The evolution in the Church’s understanding of the Gospel over the centuries is not a question of a paradigm shift, but of the development of doctrine,

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MONDAY MORNING EDITION

Pope Francis: Homosexuals “Should Not Be Accepted Into the Ministry Or Consecrated Life” . . .we find that [Pope] Francis says that pastoral care must be given to homosexuals, but that they should not be admitted to formation as religious or as

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SVNDAY EDITION

Happy Traddies at Clear Creek . . .it was a joy to spend a week at Clear Creek Monastery in Oklahoma.  It was a joy because I spent my week with a gang of guys who show us the positive & powerful

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SATVRDAY EDITION

15 Moments All Catholic Theology Majors Will Understand by Amy O’Connell, of epicPew Live Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament – Adorecast Cardinal Cupich to the Kids’ Table – Matthew Archbold, Creative Minority Report The Missing Key Piece from Youth Catechesis? It’s Philosophy –

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FRIDAY EDITION

Where’s Fr. James Martin SJ? . . .Out @ St. Paul is one of James Martin, SJ’s favorite clubs.  He re-tweets his pride for them quite often.  He portrays them as just a benign, loving support group for those who are so oppressed

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THVRSDAY EDITION

Tattoos & Catholic Morality . . .Difficult Moral Questions: How the craze for tattoos seems to be ‘sinptomatic’ in the post-Christian West. . . by E. Christian Brugger, of the National Catholic Register Live Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament – Adorecast This

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THVRSDAY ANGLICAN ORDINARIATE EDITION

6 Amazing Facts About Catherine of Aragon That Will Blow You Away . . .did you know she was an incredible, strong, Catholic woman who supported the arts & defended the faith? . . . by Chloe Langr, of epicPew Anglican Groups

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THVRSDAY GOD & CAESAR EDITION

Why Integralism Is an Ideology of Despair . . .Patrick Deneen’s powerful critique of American liberal democracy has moved several Catholic writers to reconsider their church’s relation to it.  Among the best of these efforts since Deneen’s Why Liberalism Failedcame out earlier this

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SEX SCANDAL & COVER-UP: THVRSDAY EDITION

The Cardinal Cupich Appointment Shows: February Conference in Rome Will Be Damage Control . . .if you held out any hope that the Vatican might finally respond effectively to the sex-abuse scandal—that the February meeting could possibly prompt some real action—those hopes

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VVEDNESDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

He Called Pope Francis a Dictator; Now Pope Francis Proves Him ‘Wrong’ by Punishing Him . . .an interview with Henry Sire, author of “The Dictator Pope”. . . by John Zmirak, Ph.D., of The Stream Live Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed

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VVEDNESDAY MORNING EDITION

Baltimore Catholics, Why Do You Tolerate These Charades? . . .this sacrilege happened at Sacred Heart of Mary Church in the Dundalk area of Baltimore. . . from Restore-DC-Catholicism Live Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament – Adorecast The Catholic Gentleman Gift List 2018

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VVEDNESDAY GOD & CAESAR EDITION

Pro-Life Group Lists 24 Companies That Fund Planned Parenthood . . .this Christmas season, countless people will be purchasing items for their loved ones.  With so much money being spent, it is important to know what the companies you purchase from do

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TVESDAY EVENING EDITION

A Nursery Rhyme Pope Francis Would Do Well to Read “Will you walk into my parlour?” said the Spider to the Fly, “’Tis the prettiest little parlour that ever you did spy; The way into my parlour is up a winding stair,

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SEX SCANDAL & COVER-UP: TVESDAY EDITION

A Sanctuary Fight & Another Cover-Up . . .by now it should be clear to Catholics that when it comes to proclaiming the Faith, our biggest fight today is within our own Church, & the dissension is about sexual morality & gay

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TVESDAY MORNING EDITION

50 Years of Effete & Infertile Liturgical Culture Is Enough . . .the inside of the church resembled the lobby of a 3-star hotel trying to be 4.  It was a flattened ellipse, with entry on the broad side, so that there

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TVESDAY CIVILIZATION VVATCH EDITION

Man Martyred; Facebook Erupts in Anti-Christian Hatred . . .a sad picture of the world we live in, especially online. . . by Tom Gilson, of The Stream New Population Research Shows Half the World’s Countries are Disappearing – Tom Hoopes The

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TVESDAY GOD & CAESAR EDITION

New Political Party Says Its Roots are in Catholic Social Teaching . . .the American Solidarity Party, which draws its influence from European Christian democracy. . . by Charles C. Camosy, of Crux PBS Carries an Anti-Socialist Documentary. . .from Sweden (Video) –

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MONDAY EDITION

The New York Times Reveals Painful Truths about Transgender Lives . . .why should a doctor perform surgery when it won’t make the patient happy, it won’t accomplish its intended goal, it won’t improve the underlying condition, it might make the underlying condition

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SEX SCANDAL & COVER-UP: MONDAY EDITION

The Cupich Summit . . .Cupich, who locked parishioners out of their TLM parish during the Easter Triduum, pressured his own priests not to participate in pro-life activities, works with pro-abortion politicians, has said he would give communion to remarried & gay couples & promoters of abortion, dismissed the

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SVNDAY EDITION

True Repentance Doesn’t Mean Tormenting Yourself; Padre Pio has a Better Idea . . .we should despise our shortcomings, but if we’re getting anxious about it, we need a different route. . . by Anna O’Neil, of Aleteia Live Perpetual Adoration of

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