THVRSDAY EDITION

Honduran Seminarians Allege Widespread Homosexual Misconduct . . .but to date, Cardinal Maradiaga has not responded publicly to the allegations regarding his archdiocesan seminary. . . by Edward Pentin, of the National Catholic Register Live Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed

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VVEDNESDAY LATE EXTRA

Padre Pio’s Letter to Pope Paul VI on Humanæ Vitæ . . .less than two weeks before Padre Pio died, he sent a letter on Humanæ Vitæ to Blessed Pope Paul VI who is himself due to be canonized 14 October

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VVEDNESDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

Saint James & a Detail for Dating the New Testament . . .there is an interesting detail about St James which helps date the New Testament accurately.  It appears in the work of Justin Martyr.  Justin was one of the

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HUMANÆ VITÆ 50th YEAR ANNIVERSARY EDITION

Humanæ Vitæ: The Reason My Wife & I Returned to the Church . . .when I recently read about the new assault within the Church on Pope Blessed Paul VI’s 1968 encyclical on contraception, I was deeply disturbed.  Humanae Vitae told the truth about

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McCarrick Watch: Monday Edition

Cardinal Farrell & Cardinal O’Malley Pass the Buck on the Cardinal McCarrick Homosexual Predation & Pedophilia Scandal (link repaired) . . .here’s some world-class buck-passing in the form of a McCarrick column by Boston’s Cardinal Sean O’Malley.  The headline itself tells

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VVEDNESDAY MORNING EDITION

A Modest Proposal to End the Vocations Crisis . . .Communion in the hand is an approved practice, but one which is only juridically “tolerated.”  No matter how antediluvian this may sound, it is the reality.  Moreover, no intelligent Catholic

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TVESDAY MORTIFYING EDITION

Bishop Robert McElroy of San Diego Refused the Help of a Leading Expert on Clerical Sexual Behavior & Catholic Sociologist Richard Sipe to Deal with the Cardinal McCarrick Homosexual Predation & Pedophilia Scandal in 2016 . . .today In The

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TVESDAY EDITION

Cardinal McCarrick Homosexual Scandal, Unanswered Questions & Bishops Mentioned: Cardinal Sean O’Malley, Cardinal Joseph Tobin, Cardinal Kevin Farrell, Archbishop William Lori, Archbishop Harry Flynn, Archbishop John Myers, & Bishop Paul Bootkoski . . .from all corners of the Church, questions

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MONDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

An Interview With Bishop Thomas John Paprocki of Springfield, Illinois . . .Thomas John Paprocki is the Bishop of Springfield in Illinois.  The occasion of this interview was the recently-completed Springfield Diocesan Synod, the first since 1963. . . by

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MONDAY EGREGIOVS EDITION

Three Cardinals — Farrell, Tobin, & O’Malley — Have Some Explaining To Do . . .these bureaucrats, I swear.  Father Ramsey took a big risk to try to handle this within the Church, but the best he could get from

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MONDAY MORNING EDITION

Cardinal Arinze Discusses Hallmarks of an Evangelizing Parish . . .the former chief of the Vatican’s office of worship provides deep insights into the centrality of the parish to evangelization in his new book, The Evangelizing Parish. . . by Peter

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MONDAY IGNOMINOVS EDITION

Fatima, the Sun, the Black Banner & a Friar’s Prophecy: “We Can Bring You Down & We Will” . . .Poland.  At the end of the second decade of the 20th century.  A young, conventual, Franciscan Friar is seated at his

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SVNDAY EDITION:

Millenials Don’t Want a Relevant Church, So Stop Embarrassing Us . . .relevancy appears to be little more than a popularity contest.  The men of my generation—the infamous “millennials”—are going to see what they are going to see.  The Catholic

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SATVRDAY EDITION

University Chaplain Sacked after Holding Service of Reparation for Gay Pride . . .Fr. Mark Morris held a Rosary & Benediction service to atone for the ‘gross offence‘ of Glasgow Pride. . . of Catholic Herald Live Perpetual Adoration of

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FRIDAY LATE EDITION

Action Item! Pray for Fr. Mark Morris, Victim of the Homosexualist Agenda . . .it is the duty of every Catholic to make reparation for sins, for one’s own & for the sins of others.  We were clearly asked by Our

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TVESDAY EDITION

This Prayer to St. Anthony is Said to Have “Never Been Known to Fail” . . .provided it is said in faith & for a particular spiritual benefit. . . by Philip Kosloski of Aleteia Live Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed

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MONDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

Novus Quodlibet: The New Whatever Liturgy . . .I have attended the Novus Ordo Mass all my life.  I do not believe it was necessarily a mistake to have the Mass translated into the vernacular so that people could more readily

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SVNDAY EDITION

10 Quotes About Hell from the Saints that Just Might Scare You Into Heaven . . .all of us will eventually die & face judgment before God.  If we die in Christ, we’ll go to heaven (with perhaps a temporary

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SATVRDAY EDITION

This is the First Known Apparition of Our Lady after the Assumption . . .France’s love for Our Lady dates many centuries before Lourdes & La Salette. . . by Larry Peterson, of Aleteia Live Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed

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FRIDAY EDITION

This Might be the Best Trick the Devil has Up His Sleeve . . .do you remember this proverb?  “Idle hands are the Devil’s workshop.”  What about an idle mind?  What kind of mischief can the Devil stir up in

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THVRSDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

The Curious Case of the Protestant Bible . . .perhaps no area in Catholic-Protestant apologetics involves as many outright falsehoods as the history of the Bible.  To be sure, there are lots of theological topics on which Catholics and Protestants

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THVRSDAY MORNING EDITION

Discouragement is Not an Option: Weigel on the Fragility of Order . . .I’ve just finished reading a fine collection of essays by George Weigel entitled The Fragility of Order which covers a number of fascinating topics from the late nineteenth century

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Dr. Peter Kreeft

VVEDNESDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

Acton University: Ecumenism 101 with Peter Kreeft . . .four practical rules for anyone in an ecumenical setting . . . “Don’t idolize anything (even reunion). . . by Kate Poortenga, of the Acton Institute Blog Live Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament –

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VVEDNESDAY MORNING EDITION

Priests & Marriage Preparation . . .rather than being an insurmountable handicap, my priesthood is actually an asset. . . by Father Roger Landry, of the National Catholic Register Live Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament – Adorecast Michael Sean Winters

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TVESDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

“We Have to Learn How to be Roman Priests Again”; Wherein Fr. Z Rants . . .our Catholic identity was devastated after the Council, particularly due to a loss of the sense of the transcendent in our worship & our

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TVESDAY MORNING EDITION

An Idiosyncratic Guide to Papally-Minimalist, Free-Market Catholicism . . .John Zmirak’s Politically Incorrect Guide to Catholicism is a witty, acerbic, & clear book that shows up the ongoing crisis in contemporary Catholicism. . . by Leroy Huizenga, Ph.D., of The Catholic World Report Live

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MONDAY AFTERNOON EDITION

Steubenville Prof Sets the Record Straight on the Middle Ages . . .“The view of the Middle Ages as a dark time comes from a very anti-Catholic modern skepticism”. . . by Anna Abbott, of the National Catholic Register Live

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MONDAY MORNING EDITION

On Defying the Majority When They Are Wrong . . .Mr. Mulaney said he told his grandmother, who lives in Mr. Gerry’s hometown of Marblehead, Mass., that “everyone & I mean everyone, says gerrymander” with a soft ‘G’. . .

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SVNDAY EDITION

You Won’t Believe What We Know About the House of the Holy Family! . . .the house of the Holy Family is where Jesus, Mary, & St. Joseph lived for a time in Galilee.  It’s also believed to be the

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SATVRDAY LATE EDITION

The Greatest Challenge to the Catholic Faith . . .the greatest challenge to the Church is Postmodernism, which is more commonly known as Political Correctness (PC). While there are those who have intentionally chosen to be PC, there are many

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FRIDAY EDITION

Ecclesiae Sponsae Imago (ESI) Punts on One Problem, Fixes a Second, But Greatly Worsens a Third . . .now, according to the plain terms of Ecclesiae Sponsae Imago, the Blessed Virgin Mary would not be eligible for admission to the order of virgins,

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