VVEDNESDAY EDITION

MORNING ISSUE:
“Storm Heaven”: Dan Burke, Former EWTN News Pres., in ICU with Coronavirus – ChurchPOP
Doctor Sentenced to 14 Months in Prison for Refusing to Kill Baby in Abortion – Life News
Don’t Cancel Easter – Michael Warren Davis at Crisis Magazine
Aquinas Anticipated Everything: Social Distance – Edward Feser, Ph.D.
Martyr to Married Love: Catherine of Aragon – K.V. Turley at National Catholic Register
What Is the December Massacre, Interview with Patrick Coffin – Jn. Gravino at New Walden
Lt. Gov. & Aspiring Jesuit Has Long Record on ‘Abortion Rights’ – CNA via Newsman
Is Covid-19 a Punishment from God? – Trent Horn at Catholic Answers Magazine
A Word in Defense of the Bishops – Gerard M. Nadal at Ignitum Today
The Year There Was No Easter – Anonymous at Clarifying Catholicism
“Beauty Attracts. . .Beauty Also Wounds” – Paul Senz at The Catholic World Report
A Booklist For Quarantine – John Wilson at First Things
Op-Ed: Suspending Public Mass is Not New – Fr. Carl Gismondi, F.S.S.P., at Rorate Cæli
The State of Grace In Times Of War – Rob Marco at Catholic Stand
A 15th Century Lectionary – Gregory DiPippo at New Liturgical Movement
Support Your Parish, Love Your Neighbor – Gene Van Son at Catholic Stand
Our Lady of Walsingham & the Resurrection of England – Joseph Pearce at NC Register
Lives Worth Living? Why Healthcare Rationing Must Be Ethical – Mt. Hadro at CNA via Newsman
A Catholic Pastoral Care Mode For Those Affected by Gender Incongruity – S Selner-Wright, PhD
Mass Appeal: The Floral Midi Easter Dress (Catholic Fashion Blog) – Meghan Ashley Styling
New York Priest Blesses Entire City by Dropping Holy Water From a Plane – uCatholic
How to Fundraise During the Covid-19 Pandemic – Brice Sokolowski at CatholicFundraiser.net
Patron Saint Against Plague & the Great Art He Inspired – J. Staudt, Ph.D., at Building Cthlc Cltr
The Virus – & Other Moral Hazards – Hadley P. Arkes, Ph.D., at The Catholic Thing
The Origins of Quarantine in Lent – John Panteleimon Manoussakis at Church Life Journal
Catholic Groups Step Up to Help Most Vulnerable During Pandemic – Jack Lyons at Crux

THE SAMIZDAT HERALD:
Tucker Carlson Guest Dismantles Red China’s No New Cases Virus Lies – T. Justice at The Fdrlst
We Need to Rethink Nursing Homes – Matthew Walther at The Week
Lose Your Job Thanks To Coronavirus? These Companies Hiring – H. DeRansis at The Ntnl Intrst

CHINESE CORONA VIRUS:
Fr. Berardelli Was Man of Self-Sacrifice; Reports of Donated Respirator Untrue – CNA via CWR
When Coronavirus & Moral Relativism Collide – Jennifer Roback Morse at National Cthlc Register
Why Should Anyone Believe Red China’s Coronavirus Statistics? – H. Raleigh at The Federalist
Christian Studios Release New, Free Videos for Quarantined Families – J. Shepherd at The Strm
Two Catholic Doctors in Bergamo Urgently Ask for Your Prayers – Edward Pentin at NC Register
Vatican City Has 4 Cases of Coronavirus – Hannah Brockhaus at CNA via Newsman

Quick Link(s):
Anti-Funeral Drivel: “He’s Better Off Now” – Christopher J. Malloy, Ph.D., at Theological Flint
Did You Know? You Can Take a Virtual Tour of Vatican Museums Online – Billy Ryan at uCatholic

Video(s):
False Compassion: A Prophetic Sermon by Fulton Sheen All Catholics Need to Hear – uCatholic

Resource(s):
Tools for Parishes to Weather the Coronavirus Pandemic – Peter Jesserer Smith at NC Register

Announcement(s):
UK Bishops Close All Churches in Response to Coronavirus Pandemic – CNA via NC Register

TVESDAY EDITION

AFTERNOON UPDATE:
Dan Burke, Former EWTN News Pres./COO Tests Positive for Virus, In ICU – Facebook
Dan Burke, Former EWTN News Pres./COO Tests Positive for Virus, In ICU – Twitter
Louisiana Governor: Day of Prayer & Fasting for Coronavirus Victims Today – CNA via Newsman

MORNING ISSUE:
Ten Growing Catholic Blogs You Should Check Out! – Faith Kowitz at Clarifying Catholicism
Well, That Was Different Because Shut Up – Donald R. McClarey, J.D., at The American Catholic
Coronavirus, But the Church Also Suffers From the Contagion of Empty Rhetoric – S. Magister
Catholic Architect Shows Why Churches Should Be Truly Beautiful – Trent Beattie at NC Register
Wanted: Spiritual Leadership During a Medical Crisis – Phil Lawler at Catholic Culture
Douthat: Decadent Societies Lack Babies, & Hope – CNA via Newsman
Do We have a Right to the Sacraments? – Msgr. Charles Pope at Our Sunday Visitor
‘Hitler’s Pope’? Not So Fast – Marek Jan Chodakiewicz, Ph.D., at Crisis Magazine
The Secular World Needs Good Catholic Fiction – Alicia Connolly-Lohr, J.D., at Catholic Stand
Classic Literature Helps Put the Pandemic in Perspective – Russell Shaw at Our Sunday Visitor
Taking the Time for Great Literature – Thomas M. Doran at The Catholic World Report
If a Priest Keeps Hearing Confessions, Contracts Virus, & Dies, is He a Martyr? – Fr. Z’s Blog
Israel: Bishop Says Schools are Incubating Anti-Christian Intolerance – CNA via Newsman
Educating Kids at Home: Off the Shelf with Fr. Robert McTeigue – Pete Socks at Catholic Stand
God Preserve Us From godless Philanthropy – Joseph Pearce at The Catholic World Report
The Daily Sacrifice – Fr. Joseph Gill at Ignitum Today
Advances in Carbon Dating Could Help Solidify Biblical Timeline – J.P. Mauro at Aleteia
Mass Appeal: The Floral Midi Easter Dress (Catholic Fashion Blog) – Meghan Ashley Styling
Say “No” To Death’s Dominion – R.R. Reno at First Things
How to Fundraise During the Covid-19 Pandemic – Brice Sokolowski at CatholicFundraiser.net
Telling the Story of the Mideast’s ‘Disappearing People’, Christians – Ed Pentin at NC Register
New Orleans Archbishop Tests Positive for Coronavirus – ChurchPOP
Nigeria School Blast & Tragedy: Sister Died but Rescued Students – P. Samasumo at Vtcn News
A Brief Consideration of the Historical Use of Oriental Silks in European Vestments – Lit Arts Jrnl
Red China’s Suppression of Religion Not Eased Amid the Pandemic – Bai Lin at Bitter Winter

CHINESE CORONA VIRUS:
Piety in the Time of Coronavirus – Ben Reinhard, Ph.D., at Crisis Magazine
Priests in India Face Charges for Breaking Covid-19 Restrictions on Mass Gatherings – Crux
Coronavirus: The Women Religious on the Frontlines – F. Piana & L. Bordoni at Vatican News

Video(s):
Communist China Peril – Donald R. McClarey, J.D., at The American Catholic

MONDAY EDITION

MORNING ISSUE:
The Insidious James Martin, SJ – One Mad Mom
Pope Francis’s Respectful Critics Deserve Better Than Scorn – Francis X. Maier at National Rvw
Response to a Southern Baptist – Steve Ray at Defenders of the Catholic Faith
Cardinal Kung Pin-mei: Sainthood Blocked by Vatican to Appease Red China – M. Introvigne
Questioning the Shutdown – R.R. Reno at First Things
Where the Boys Are: A Reevaluation – Joseph Sciambra at Sons of St. Joseph
Priests Without People – Fr. Paul D. Scalia at The Catholic Thing
Contemplate the Mysteries of the Rosary with These Aids – Dom Cingoranelli at Catholic Stand
Auxiliary Bishop Gerard Battersby Gently Corrects Dissident ‘Dignity Detroit’ – CNA via The CWR
Update: Construction of a New Swiss Guard Helmet – Fr. Z’s Blog
‘Mary’s Dowry’ Invokes a Most Timely National Act of Piety – K.V. Turley at NC Register
After 175 Years, Pittsburgh Dioc. Shutters Newspaper – L. Wimbley at Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Now I Can See – Fr. Gerald Musa at Ignitum Today
Justification in Catholicism – Briana Huddleston at Catholic Stand
On Frequent Communion – Rick Yoder at The Amish Catholic
Syria’s Hidden Victims: The Ancient Christian Community – A. Tawaifi at CNA via Newsman
Christians Will Get Thru This, Better Than Others, & For Them – P. Wolfgang, J.D., at The Stream
Mass Appeal: The Floral Midi Easter Dress (Catholic Fashion Blog) – Meghan Ashley Styling
What Kind Of Progress Does Progressivism Want – JBudziszewski, PhD, at Underground Thomist
If I Have Not Love, I Am Nothing – Kendra Von Esh at Catholic Stand
Atlanta Man Installs Portable Washing Stations for the Homeless – Cerith Gardiner at Aleteia
How to Fundraise During the Covid-19 Pandemic – Brice Sokolowski at CatholicFundraiser.net
Craig Contra the Truthmaker Objection to Presentism – Edward Feser, Ph.D.
Celibacy Is a Gift to Priests—& the Laity – Michael Warren Davis at Crisis Magazine
Christians Suffer Police Brutality, Illegal Arrests in Uttar Pradesh, India – Morning Star News

POLITICS:
Bill Gates Sends Over $11M to Pro-Abort Gp. Pushing Population Control Worldwide
– Life News
Media & Corporate Elites Act As PR Machine For Chinese Communist Party – The Federalist

CHINESE CORONA VIRUS:
A Franciscan Friar is DC’s First Known Coronavirus Fatality – J. McKeown at CNA via The CWR
Coronavirus Latest From Rome – Edward Pentin at National Catholic Register
Ask Father: Questions about Anointing, Extreme Unction, Absolution in Time of Pandemic – Fr. Z
Oberammergau Passion Play to be Postponed for Two Years – John Burger at Aleteia
Catholic Charities Continue to Serve Amid Coronavirus Threat in U.S. – Peter Jesserer Smith
Catholic-Run Soup Kitchens Serve Carryout Meals Amid Coronavirus – G. Patti at CNS via Crux

Quick Link(s):
Ray Family Favorite Movies Update (While Locked Away at Home) – Steve Ray at Defenders of. . .
A Latin Note – Fr. Z’s Blog

Announcement(s):
Help Fr. Z Get 1000 Subscribers on YouTube to Live Stream TLM – JT Zuhlsdorf YouTube Chnnl
Knights of Columbus Starts Investment Fund That Follows USCCB Guidelines – CNS via Crux

Poll(s):
Lætare Sunday 2020 Rose Vestment Poll – Fr. Z’s Blog

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