Day: October 9, 2018


Adoration of Our Lady of Perpetual Help (Credit: Screen Shot via PXHere)

Quæritur: I Struggle with Despair at the Future of the Church

. . .off up your suffering in reparation for sins that offend God & the Blessed Virgin. . .

by Father John Zuhlsdorf,

of Fr. Z’s Blog

Live Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament – Adorecast
Catholic Thought Criminal Forced Out at Oklahoma University Law – Rod Dreher
By 2050 the Traditional Latin Mass Will be the Dominant Liturgy – Liturgy Guy
Turning Prison Cells into Monastic Cells – David Clayton, New Liturgical Movement
Who Says the Mass is a Sacrifice? – Steve Ray, Defenders of the Catholic Faith
False Teachers, What is a Catholic to Do? – Msgr. Charles Pope, Community in Mission
The Hidden Eucharistic Meaning of “Not by Bread Alone” – Joe Heschmeyer, Shmlss Ppry
A New Team, or Rather Two, at the Vatican, on Life & Family – Sandro Magister
St. Thaïs, the Prostitute Who Became a Nun – Angelo Stagnaro, National Cthlc Register
The Suffering of Cardinal Zen – Alejandro A. Chafuen, Acton Institute
Teaching Kids the Truth About Marriage – Leila Miller, Catholic Answers Magazine
Saint-Denis, Liturgy, & a Royal Nun – Rick Yoder, The Amish Catholic
Can Fasting Make You Feel Younger & Live Longer? – Calah Alexander, Aleteia
Are Catholics Cannibals? – Dan Burke, Catholic Spiritual Direction
New Traditional Latin Mass in NYC: a New Home for the TLM in Queens – Rorate Cæli
Weighty Truths on Beauty: The Seriousness of the Liturgy – Bishop Conley of Lincoln
How to Teach Human Dignity & Modesty to Kids from an Early Age – Aleteia
Kim Jong Un Invites Pope Francis to Meet in Pyongyang – Courtney Grogan, NC Register
Aid Groups, Bishop Sound Alarm Over a Humanitarian Crisis in Yemen – D. Gavlak, Crux
Note: A new post is published daily at 12:01 am U.S. Central Time


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Asia Bibi Death Sentence Appeal: Pakistani Christians Call for a Day of Fasting & Prayer

. . .she was condemned after drinking water from a supply used by Muslims. . .

by David V. Barrett,

of Catholic Herald

Live Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament – Adorecast
Abp. Mk. Coleridge of Brisbane Unsure if Jesus is King –  Abp. Coleridge via Twitter
The Route of the Magi Rediscovered – Fr. Dwight Longenecker
Force Fathers to Stay at Home? A Warning from Europe – Transatlantic Blog
16 Things You Should Never Say to a Seminarian – Matt Vander Vennet, epicPew
The Rosary vs. the Sexual Revolution – Tom Hoopes, Aleteia
Exclusive Interview w/Abp Sample: Why Youth Attracted to Traditional Liturgy – NLM
The Only Store to Shop at this Fall – Meghan Ashley Styling (Catholic)
7 Odd Catholic Patron Saints You Probably Don’t Know About – Billy Ryan, uCatholic
When Having a Difficult Conversation on Faith, Try This Prayer – Aleteia
Why Don’t We Talk About Peru’s Forced Sterilizations? – Jacquelyn Kovarik
Facebook Censors Ads for New Gosnell Movie – Micaiah Bilger, Life News
Marriage is about What is Best for Children – Msgr. Charles Pope, Community in Mission
Why I Remain Catholic in Spite of The Church’s Latest Scandal – David Breitenbeck
Opus Dei Celebrates 90th Anniversary with a New Book About Its Founder – John Burger
Escalating the War on Crisis Pregnancy Centers – Anne Hendershott, The CWR
Let’s Drop Common Core & Let All Families Truly Choose Their Schools – Jenni White
The Thomist Method of Fundraising – Brice Sokolowski,
Pakistani Scrutiny for Multiple NGOs Could Close Catholic Relief Services – The CWR
Note: A new post is published daily at 12:01 am U.S. Central Time


Gerhard Cardinal Muller (Credit: Screen Shot from World Over via De Omnibus Dubitandum Est.)

Gerhard Cardinal Müller ≈ Who Will Save the Church from Pope Francis & His Friends?

. . .Gerhard Cardinal Müller former prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF) at the Vatican speaks at length about the cover-up of sex abuse by clergy, the Youth Synod getting underway in Rome this week, & much more in this interview. . .

by Mark Lambert

of De Omnibus Dubitandum Est.

Cardinal Ouellet’s Oily Anti-Viganò Letter – Rod Dreher
“The Church’s Greatest Crisis” – Fr. James V. Schall S.J., Crisis Magazine
Courage Founder Pushed Bishops to Resist Zero Tolerance on Abuse – Rod Dreher
Allegations Against Priest Who Helped Lead Football Team to Irish National Title – Crux
There are Hopeful Signs from Rome, But Stay Vigilant – Msgr. Charles Pope, NC Register
On McCarrick, Vatican Responses are Tardy, Not Reassuring – Phil Lawler, Cthlc Culture
Do Vatican Officials See Abuse Crisis as a Referendum on the Pope? – NC Register
Scicluna on Pope: “Give Him Time” – Mark Lambert, De Omnibus Dubitandum Est.
Canadian Bishops Release Lengthy New Document on Abuse – A.A.J. DeVille, The CWR
Bishop Barber of Oakland: We Have Nothing to Hide – California Catholic Daily
Archbishop Scicluna: Don’t Look to Youth Synod for Answers on Abuse Crisis – CNA
Card. DiNardo Welcomes Vatican Inquiry into McCarrick Files – National Cthlc Register
Archbishop Cox of Santiago Becomes Latest Chilean Cleric to Face Charges – Crux
Note: A new post is published daily at 12:01 am U.S. Central Time