Day: September 30, 2019


Pope Francis & The Possible German Schism – Archbishop Aquila of Denver at Denver Catholic
Pope Francis Encourages Gay Priest Living With Partner (Paywall) – James Alison at The Tablet
Live Perpetual Adoration Of The Blessed Sacrament Via Adorecast – Team Catholify
Traditional Books Abound Amid Latin Mass Revival – Trent Beattie at National Catholic Register
Cardinal Sarah’s Benedict Option – Rod Dreher at The American Conservative
Saint Leo The Great Explains How To Fundraise – Brice Sokolowski at
Ask Father: Are Permanent Deacons Necessary? – Fr. Z’s Blog
It’s Okay To Be Normal – Rob Marco at Catholic Stand
Ask Father: Mustaches & Receiving The Precious Blood – Fr. Z’s Blog
Closet CheckList SpotLight: The Cardigan – Meghan Ashley Styling
Amazon Online Banned Her Book from Being Sold, Now This Christian Counselor Speaks Out – Josh Shepherd at The Stream
Free-Thinking LGBT Activists Say the ‘Gay Mafia’ Is ‘Harming Gay People’ – Megan Fox at PJ Media
Ironies In The Fire – George Weigel at Denver Catholic
Charles de Foucauld’s Eucharistic Procession Through the Sahara Desert – K.V. Turley at National Catholic Register
Our Lady of Walsingham Can Help Hispanics Return to the Church – Christopher M. Ortega, J.D., at Crisis Magazine

Lifting Up the Torch of Ecclesiastical Latin – Amanda Evinger at National Catholic Register
Millennials Are Moving To The Suburbs, Parishes Are You Ready? – L’Alto Catholic Institute
On the Waves of Feminism with Mona Charen – Ana Samuel, Ph.D., & Mona Charen, J.D., at Public Discourse
Brutal Comparison Between Capitalism & Socialism – Donald R. McClarey, J.D., at The American Catholic
Smart Phones, Computers Creating Generation Of Porn Addicts; Some States Call It ‘Public Health Emergency’ – Ginger Allen
A Study Saying A Religious Upbringing Doesn’t Promote Generosity Is Retracted – Tyler J. VanderWeele, Ph.D., Psychology Today

Cardinal Sarah Reflects On The Meaning Of The Priesthood – Courtney Grogan at Catholic News Agency via Catholic Herald
Poland’s Most “Politically Powerful” Priest – Marc Santora & Joanna Berendt at The New York Times

Hong Kong Cardinal Says Vatican Has Sold Off The Church In China – Michael Gryboski at The Christian Post
Hijacking The JPII Institute In Rome – Richard A. Spinello, Ph.D., at Crisis Magazine
Nationalism as Religion: The Proper Love of Place in Today’s Politics – Jon D. Schaff, Ph.D., at Public Discourse
What it Means to Be Blacklisted by Communist China’s Regime – Wang Anyang at Bitter Winter
Human Embryos are Human Beings: a Scientific & Philosophical Case – Patrick Lee, Ph.D., at Public Discourse
At UN, Holy See Requests Increased Aid For Middle Eastern Christians – Catholic News Agency via National Catholic Register
Russell Kirk’s Guidance on Community & Local Government Is as Necessary As Ever – Gerard T. Mundy at Public Discourse

Why Federal Judges Matter For Catholic Adoption Agency’s – Rod Dreher at The American Conservative

Civ Watch: Monday Edition

Labour Votes To Dissolve Britain – Rod Dreher at The American Conservative
Why Stalin Didn’t Annex Finland During WWII – Boris Egorov at Russian Beyond
Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Classical Music But Were Afraid To Ask – Alan Rusbridger at The Spectator
What the Hapsburg Empire Got Right – Paul Miller-Melamed, Ph.D., & Claire Morelon, Ph.D., at The New York Times
Why Knowing Roman History Is Key To Preserving America’s Future – Steele Brand at The Washington Post via The Hour
The Curious Remainer Coup – Michael Brendan Dougherty at National Review
Why India Is The United States’ Best Bet For Balancing Communist China – Sumantra Maitra at The Federalist
Is England Still Part of Europe? – Victor Davis Hanson, Ph.D., at RealClearPolitics
The Judicial Usurpation Of Parliament – Peter Hitchens at First Things
The Coming Crisis of China’s One-Party Regime – Minxin Pei at Project Syndicate
Britain’s Constitutional Crisis – Paul Yowell at First Things
Britain & The United States – George Friedman at Geopolitical Futures
Time Bomb: How the Growing Hong Kong-Taiwan Axis is Riling Beijing – Ted Galen Carpenter at The American Conservative
America’s China Experts Ignore The Chinese Communist Party – James Durso at The Hill

A Historical Perspective on China’s Southward Advance – Philip Bowring at The Strategist
The European Union Condemns Nazism & Communism As Parallel Evils: But What About Communist China? – Marco Respinti

Democracy For Hong Kong & Taiwan – Humphrey Hawksley at YaleGlobal Online