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Friday, August 19, 2022

Making the urgent case for men

The pressing task for Catholic universities: An interview with Dr. Jonathan Sanford

By Jesse Russell on Aug 18, 2022 09:17 pm
Dr. Jonathan J. Sanford is President of the University of Dallas as well as a Professor of Philosophy. Sanford was at Franciscan University of Steubenville for thirteen years before joining the University of Dallas in [...]
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Atheism, Poetry, and the Bible

By Chilton Williamson, Jr. on Aug 18, 2022 07:37 pm
For atheists, the Old Testament is a collection of ancient myths, and the New Testament an inconsistent and plainly fraudulent record presented as objective history, the work of many lying hands shamelessly proffered by the [...]
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The gas chamber in a little white pill

By Judie Brown on Aug 18, 2022 05:59 pm
During the horrific era of Nazi brutality, a gas known as Zyklon B was used to terminate the lives of alleged unwanted human beings. The gas was invented to be a pesticide, not the means [...]
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Why the Vatican’s Secretariat of State is set to face a trial in the UK over the London property deal

By Andrea Gagliarducci, Catholic News Agency on Aug 18, 2022 09:31 am
The Court of Appeal is based at the Royal Courts of Justice in London. / Anthony M. from Rome, Italy - Flickr via Wikimedia (CC BY 2.0). Rome Newsroom, Aug 18, 2022 / 07:31 am (CNA). Can a department of the Vatican, a sovereign state, be forced... [...]
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Pope Francis and Canada, Gen Z, Humanae Vitae, and adventures in synodality

By Carl E. Olson on Aug 17, 2022 11:20 pm

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What you need to know about Pope Francis’ next consistory

By Catholic News Agency on Aug 17, 2022 07:31 am
A consistory for the creation of new cardinals in St. Peter’s Basilica Nov. 28, 2020. / Vatican Media. Rome Newsroom, Aug 17, 2022 / 05:31 am (CNA). On Saturday, Aug. 27, Pope Francis will place a red biretta on the heads of 18 bishops and two ... [...]
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Extra, extra! News and views for August 17, 2022

By CWR Staff on Aug 17, 2022 05:00 am
Catholic Journalism – Every act of teaching or communication, as Augustine addresses in his De catechizandis rudibus, must be attentive to the desires of the listener. The Future of Catholic Journalism (Church Life Journal, Notre Dame [...]
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“Matthew 25 Catholics”?

By George Weigel on Aug 17, 2022 03:06 am
Barring a startling lurch to starboard in the Empire State, Kathy Hochul, who as lieutenant governor succeeded the unlamented Andrew Cuomo on his political demise, will be chosen governor of New York in November — [...]
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Start the new school year with pro-life education

By Susan Ciancio on Aug 16, 2022 06:27 pm
Judie Brown, president of American Life League, is not just passionate about protecting preborn babies, the sick, and the vulnerable. She’s passionate about teaching the importance of protecting preborn babies, the sick, and the vulnerable. [...]
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Responding to falsehoods about the Virgin Mary and the Rosary

By Peter M.J. Stravinskas on Aug 16, 2022 11:38 am
Editor’s note: The following homily was preached by the Reverend Peter M. J. Stravinskas, Ph.D., S.T.D., at the Church of the Holy Rosary, Bronx, New York, on the occasion of their patronal feast, October 6, [...]
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Swiss bishops’ Synod report: Catholic Church denies equality to women and excludes LGBT people

By Catholic News Agency on Aug 16, 2022 11:20 am
The Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus in Lungern, Switzerland / Shutterstock CNA Newsroom, Aug 16, 2022 / 09:02 am (CNA). On Monday, the Swiss Bishops' Conference published a document for the upcoming Synod on Synodality in Rome reporting the... [...]
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“Jesus is the reason there is a priesthood and a Church”

By Jim Graves on Aug 15, 2022 10:55 pm
Bishop David Konderla, 62, has led the Diocese of Tulsa, Oklahoma since 2016. He grew up in Bryan, Texas, the second oldest of twelve children. He entered seminary for the Diocese of Austin, and was [...]
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‘The Atlantic’ publishes article on the rosary as symbol of far-right, violent extremism

By Catholic News Agency on Aug 15, 2022 09:50 pm
null / CNA Washington D.C., Aug 15, 2022 / 16:06 pm (CNA). An article published Sunday in The Atlantic magazine suggests the rosary has become a symbol of violent, right-wing extremism in the United States.The article set off a frenzy of reacti... [...]
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Seeing and saying what divorce is and does

By Rob Marco on Aug 15, 2022 09:13 pm
I met recently with a friend who is going through a divorce the other day for a few beers at the riverfront. He is not a Christian, nor is his wife, but he is a [...]
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Ortega regime continues attacks on the Church in Nicaragua

By Catholic News Agency on Aug 15, 2022 03:58 pm
A brief procession of the Virgin of Fatima in the atrium of the Cathedral of Managua, Nicaragua, was held on Saturday, Aug. 13, 2022, to close a Marian congress. A larger procession was scheduled but prohibited by the regime of President Daniel ... [...]
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The Blessed Virgin Mary: Sinless by grace, saved by grace, assumed by grace

By Carl E. Olson on Aug 15, 2022 04:00 am
On the Readings for the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, August 15, 2018 [...]
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“The book confirms that all roads lead to Rome”

By Conor Dugan on Aug 14, 2022 11:49 pm
Stephen Schmalhofer observes at the beginning of his wonderful book Delightful People, that we all know a striking person whose presence draws us in and lights up a party. Schmalhofer hopes with his book to [...]
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The Martyrs of August

By Peter M.J. Stravinskas on Aug 14, 2022 03:00 pm
Some months, like August, seem to be populated by a very long procession of martyrs: The Holy Maccabees (1), Sixtus and his companions (7), Edith Stein (9), Lawrence (10), Pontian and Hippolytus (13), Maximilian Kolbe [...]
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Warsaw’s Mt 5:14 Museum of John Paul II and Primate Wyszyński

By Filip Mazurczak on Aug 13, 2022 11:16 pm
For the Catholic tourist with an interest in history, Poland is an attractive destination, home to world-famous Marian shrines, illuminating museums, and sites that witnessed some of the most tragic – and inspiring – events [...]
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What does it mean to “host” Jesus in the Eucharist?

By Fr. Charles Fox on Aug 13, 2022 10:32 pm
It is a proverbial truth that if you really want to clean your house, plan a dinner party. The pressure of hosting your family or friends will force you to do what you otherwise might [...]
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Victim of Bishop Zanchetta: ‘Don’t turn your back on us; we didn’t deserve such treatment’

By Catholic News Agency on Aug 13, 2022 06:00 am
Former Bishop Gustavo Zanchetta of the Diocese of Oran, Argentina. / ACI Prensa ACI Prensa Staff, Aug 13, 2022 / 04:00 am (CNA). A former seminarian and victim of the bishop emeritus of Oran, Argentina, Gustavo Zanchetta — who was sentenced to ... [...]
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The purifying fire of dividing, divine Love

By Carl E. Olson on Aug 13, 2022 03:20 am
Readings: • Jer 38:4-6, 8-10 • Ps 40:2, 3, 4, 18 • Heb 12:1-4 • Lk 12:49-53 In the summer of 2007, the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith released a document containing “responses [...]
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Making the urgent case for men

By Russell Shaw on Aug 13, 2022 01:51 am
These are not the best of times for America’s men and boys. Recent data suggest the extent of the problem, without getting at its roots. Men now make up only 40.5% of college enrollment. Men’s [...]
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Rejecting the “low-bar Thomism” of revisionist moral theologians

By Larry Chapp on Aug 12, 2022 10:47 pm
Having reviewed the republication of Henri de Lubac’s book The Church: Paradox and Mystery, I had to accept that space constraints prevented me from discussing at more length a part of the text that moved [...]
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