Catholics Amassed: news, bloggers, commentary
Monday, February 19, 2018
12:15 am
Richard A. Spinello at Crisis Magazine : Cardinal Cupich Misreads Vatican II on Conscience
12:10 am
K. V. Turley at Crisis Magazine : What Ireland’s Abortion Referendum is Really About
12:00 am
Sean Fitzpatrick at Crisis Magazine : 10 Books That Every Boy Should Hazard
Sunday, February 18, 2018
11:10 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Now this is using your charism for the least of these!
10:01 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : LENTCAzT 2018 06 – Monday in the 1st Week of Lent: “I warned you!”
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : The Beauty of the Devout Life; Tips for the Best Lent; Is Centering Prayer Catholic; and More Links!
2:45 pm
Catholic News Agency : Why did we forget how to date? New documentary aims to find out
10:40 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Wherein Fr Longenecker schools @JamesMartinSJ
9:40 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Your Sunday Sermon Notes
9:11 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : WDTPRS 1st Sunday of Lent (N.O.): The Lenten “Sacrament”
8:10 am
Catholic News Agency : Pope on first Sunday of Lent: Now is the time for conversion
5:04 am
Catholic News Agency : Young US adults are not trying the knot, recent study shows
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Divini Redemptoris
Saturday, February 17, 2018
10:01 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : LENTCAzT 2018 05 – 1st Sunday of Lent: Anger and Reason
7:21 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Commandments are NOT mere “ideals” from which some are excused because, “They’re tooo haaard!” Wherein Fr. Z rants.
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : The Art of Cultivating a Heavenly Perspective, Properly Preparing for Lent, and More Great Links!
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Men Without Conviction, Churches Without People; Slaughter of Holy Innocents; and More Great Links!
3:30 pm
Adfero. at Rorate Caeli : The Canonization of Vatican II: The case for Pacelli, revisited
2:17 pm
Catholic News Agency : Don't muzzle peaceful pro-life outreach, UK bishop says
1:58 pm
Robert George at Mirror of Justice : On the cancellation of Professor Rosen's course at Princeton
9:27 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : JUST TOO COOL – Cops, ashes, and podcasts
9:12 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : VIDEO Fr. Murray and Prof. Royal on some tough issues
7:53 am
Catholic News Agency : Pope Francis says Paul VI will be canonized this year
5:01 am
Catholic News Agency : Women religious in Nigeria hold National Day of Prayer and Fasting
4:23 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Gun Confiscation: Go For It Liberals
4:10 am
Catholic News Agency : Pope reappoints O’Malley to head further work of safeguarding commission
3:10 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Incredibles 2
2:24 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : The Russians Were Coming! The Russians Were Coming!
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Hail to the Chief
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : PopeWatch: Lenten Calculations
Friday, February 16, 2018
11:50 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : The Trick
11:20 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Christianism and its Legacy of Heresy and Phony Hagiography
11:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : Bolivia: Bishops call for 'thorough investigation' of explosions in Oruro
10:01 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : LENTCAzT 2018 04 – Ash Saturday: Getting ready for… it.
5:40 pm
Cardinal Seán at Cardinal Sean's Blog : Praying for Parkland
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Pope Francis: Blessed Paul VI to Be Canonized This Year
3:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : Commentary: The Vatican gap between theory and practice
2:40 pm
Catholic News Agency : Mary Ann Glendon resigns from Vatican Bank oversight board
2:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : Palestine asks Vatican to defend Jerusalem’s status quo
1:22 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Pontifical Requiem Mass for a great lover of the Church’s sacred liturgy
1:03 pm
matthew archbold at Creative Minority Report : Ohio Christian Parents Lose Custody of Daughter For Refusing Her Transgender Drugs
12:41 pm
Catholic News Agency : Science – not sabotage – behind Filipino 'Rash Wednesday' mystery
11:01 am
Catholic News Agency : Catholic Studies founder Don Briel remembered for his fidelity to Christ
10:37 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Quotes Suitable for Framing: Tucker Carlson
10:24 am
Catholic News Agency : Youth look forward to sharing hopes, concerns in pre-synod meeting
8:38 am
Catholic News Agency : From North Korea to Catholicism: Mi Jin’s answered prayer
8:03 am
On the News : What’s happening in Vatican-China talks? The necessary background
7:16 am
Peter Kwasniewski at Rorate Caeli : Event: Lecture by Dr. Peter Kwasniewski in Naples, Florida, February 24
6:38 am
Catholic News Agency : Priesthood isn't an assignment – it's a mission, Pope tells seminarians
5:00 am
Emily Sanna at U.S. Catholic : How to add empathy to your library
3:23 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Ghouls, the Slaying of Innocents and Prayer
2:28 am
Catholic News Agency : Senator: Extreme EEOC nominee puts religious liberty at risk
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : PopeWatch: Rist
12:10 am
R. Jared Staudt at Crisis Magazine : Cardinal Cupich’s Modernist View of the Family
12:00 am
Fr. Tim McCauley at Crisis Magazine : Appeal to St. Joseph to Fight the Devil
Thursday, February 15, 2018
11:55 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Photos of the Kids Killed in Parkland…
11:46 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : If you want vocations, make disciples
11:29 pm
Catholic News Agency : Slander lawsuit against Guam's suspended archbishop dismissed
10:01 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : LENTCAzT 2018 03 – Ash Friday: Grant me a little more time
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : 10 Ways to Fall in Love with the Eucharist; Autism: Tolerance to Empowerment; and More Great Links!
2:07 pm
Catholic News Agency : Priest in Idaho faces drug, child pornography charges
1:58 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Role of #MSM in mass shootings: If it bleeds, it leads. Angry @fatherz asks fearful questions
12:33 pm
Catholic News Agency : Vatican denies rumors that Benedict XVI has degenerative nerve disorder
12:09 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Wherein Fr. Z rants in the wake of the Florida school mass murder
12:02 pm
Catholic News Agency : Lunar New Year bumps Friday abstinence for some Asian Catholics
11:50 am
Catholic News Agency : Pope says he prays for those who call him a heretic
11:34 am
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : The good news is that we belong to a Teaching Church
11:13 am
Catholic News Agency : Catholic institutions aim for mission fidelity, not discrimination, defenders say
10:48 am
Catholic News Agency : South African bishops welcome president's resignation
10:03 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Friday after Ash Wednesday: Feast of the Crown of Thorns
9:36 am
Catholic News Agency : Hundreds rally in support of Ireland's pro-life amendment
9:22 am
Catholic News Agency : Francis modifies norms for the resignation of bishops
9:05 am
Catholic News Agency : Court likely to withdraw charge of key accuser in Cardinal Pell abuse case
5:04 am
Marc DeGirolami at Mirror of Justice : Announcing the Fourth Biennial Colloquium in Law and Religion
4:45 am
Catholic News Agency : Pope Francis regularly meets with abuse victims on Fridays
4:01 am
Catholic News Agency : Pope Francis voices sorrow for 'devastating' Florida school attack
4:00 am
Catholic News Agency : Catholic aid organizations respond to Oxfam prostitution scandal in Haiti
2:54 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Vincible Ignorance
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : PopeWatch: Father George Rutler
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Two Minutes to Change the World
12:45 am
John Hittinger at Crisis Magazine : New Law Defends Poland’s Honor During World War II
12:40 am
John M. Grondelski at Crisis Magazine : Prepare Well in Advance for Divine Mercy Sunday
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
11:15 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : The Accomplice-in-Chief
11:13 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Amazing What a Pretty Face Can Get Away With
11:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : Curial reform as a matter of pastoral concern
10:01 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : LENTCAzT 2018 02 – Ash Thursday: What you are I was, what I am you shall be.
8:20 pm
Catholic News Agency : 'Senseless violence and horrifying evil'—Archbishop Wenski urges prayers for Parkland
4:53 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Scripture for an Ash Wednesday Massacre
4:23 pm
Jeffrey Miller at Curt Jester : The Weekly Francis – Volume 214 – 14 February 2018
4:09 pm
Catholic News Agency : Respect freedom of speech, Kenyan bishops say after media restrictions
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : In London Stands a Statue of the Long-Forgotten Lenten King
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : We Need to Take Back “You Shall Not Judge”
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : 3 Types of People Who Secretly Enjoy Being Miserable
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : How to Make Sense of all the “Ologies” in Theology
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Blessed Paul VI and the Unborn Child
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Transgenderism: A State-Sponsored Religion; Keeping the Faith on the Secular Campus; and More Links!
3:08 pm
Catholic News Agency : Bishops in Tanzania denounce government for suppressing freedoms
2:37 pm
Jeffrey Miller at Curt Jester : Live Lent and Prosper (LLAP)
2:02 pm
Catholic News Agency : Irish bishop calls for protection of the unborn ahead of abortion referendum
1:44 pm
Catholic News Agency : US bishops urge day of prayer and fasting for peace in DRC, S Sudan
12:14 pm
Rocco Palmo at Whispers in the Loggia : For These 40 Days, Francis Pushes "Pause"
12:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : Archbishop Lori: MLK’s principles of nonviolence have 'enduring power'
10:37 am
Guy McClung at The American Catholic : Dear Jorge, You Have Provided Me The Justification For Virtuously Disobeying  Everything You Say & Strolling Into Heaven, Head Held High
10:06 am
Catholic News Agency : Expert says religious freedom critical for Vatican-China bishop deal
9:41 am
Catholic News Agency : English bishop: marriage is God's gift, let us foster it
9:09 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Ash Wednesday, Fasting, Abstaining, and You – with notes on alligator, endothermic moonfish, and muskrat
9:01 am
Kevin C. Walsh at Mirror of Justice : "How to keep 'em content in Lent"?
8:33 am
Catholic News Agency : Pope on Ash Wednesday: Lent is the perfect time to 'come home'
6:01 am
Rocco Palmo at Whispers in the Loggia : "Repent and Believe"
4:32 am
Catholic News Agency : Mass-goers have a right to a well-prepared homily, Pope says
3:57 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Destroy the Constitution in Order to Save It
3:00 am
Adfero. at Rorate Caeli : Guest Op-Ed: Penance for the sake of Heaven -- Reflections for Ash Wednesday
1:35 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Larry and Ash Wednesday
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : PopeWatch: Discernment
12:10 am
Fr. George W. Rutler at Crisis Magazine : The Clarity of Cardinal Cupich
12:03 am
Catholic News Agency : Where do Ash Wednesday ashes come from?
12:00 am
J. Douglas Johnson at Crisis Magazine : Peggy Noonan Calls for a Revival of the American Gentleman
12:00 am
J. Douglas Johnson at Crisis Magazine : Peggy Noonan Calls for a Revival of the American Gentlemen
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
11:54 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Jason Bach’s Got You Covered
11:41 pm
Catholic News Agency : Rocket launch prompts talk of living on Mars – what’s a Catholic to think?
11:00 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Scott Stantis on “Connecting the Dots”
11:00 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Your #AshWednesday Sermon Notes #ashtag – AUDIO Fr Z
10:01 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : LENTCAzT 2018 01: Ash Wednesday – Unto dust thou shalt return.
4:02 pm
Catholic News Agency : Florida bishop supports bill to limit criminally charging minors as adults
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : The Death of a ‘Beggar Saint’ is Announced
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Fr. Longenecker Missed a Big Reason Catholics Don’t Evangelize
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : The Fight Between St. Valentine’s Day and Lent
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : How Can I Help Someone Forgive Me?
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : 20 Holy Hacks for Lent
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : How to Prepare for the Next 40 Days
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : God Alone is the Author of True Love
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Lesson One in Prayer, The Spirituality of Waiting, Six Principles of Discernment, and More Links!
3:16 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Fun with @OneMadMomBlog – BuzzFeed – Alt-Right and @SebGorka
3:01 pm
Catholic News Agency : Coptic Orthodox to dedicate church to New Martyrs of Libya
2:35 pm
Catholic News Agency : LA Archbishop calls for compromise and compassion in Senate immigration debate
2:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : Break ‘concordats with sin’ this Lent, Chaput says
1:52 pm
Mary Helen at Conversion Diary : Opinions on ‘This Is Us’, Dog Contracts and Detractors and the new Gerber Baby
1:31 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : LENTCAzT 2018 00: Shrove Tuesday – Get out your armor, pilgrim’s shoes and cloaks
1:00 pm
Bob Kurland, Ph.D. at The American Catholic : Lenten Prayers: Stay on Hold for God
1:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : Commentary: Holiness, not despair
12:48 pm
Catholic News Agency : Supreme Court delays execution of inmate over dementia claims
11:08 am
Catholic News Agency : Catholic leaders voice concern over federal budget proposal
10:29 am
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Hey Everett, Washington!
9:31 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Singing and confession – Just Too Cool!
8:28 am
Ben Butera at The American Catholic : Lent with a Medieval Wheel
7:27 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Writing to Fr. Z
7:15 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Excellent Letter for Lent from Archbp. Chaput of @ArchPhilly – Fr. Z rants, gives 3 points of advice about sin.
7:08 am
OSV Daily Take Blog : OSV's top reads — February 12
5:55 am
Catholic News Agency : Pope offers Mass alongside patriarch of Melkite Greek Church
4:54 am
Adfero. at Rorate Caeli : Lent is coming: Time to prepare
4:12 am
matthew archbold at Creative Minority Report : How to be a Pro-Life Democrat. Psst. You can't
4:00 am
Catholic News Agency : Amidst the Pyeongchang Games, remembering Korea’s martyrs
2:24 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Why Trump?
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : PopeWatch: Mercy for Cronies
12:10 am
Regis Nicoll at Crisis Magazine : Preparing for a God Encounter this Lent
12:00 am
Fr. John A. Perricone at Crisis Magazine : Escaping the Cross: The Ugliest Temptation
Monday, February 12, 2018
11:58 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Yesterday I was on Scott Stantis’ podcast
11:16 pm
Catholic News Agency : Australian bishops dedicate start of Lent to abuse victims
11:07 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Imaginary Good and Real Evil
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : ‘Call Me By Your Name’ Q&A
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Amazing Parallels Between Mary and the Ark of the Covenant
4:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : Bishop Rhoades: 'I strongly disagree' with Notre Dame contraception decision
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Without Christ, Every Work is an Unfinished Work
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : In an Age of Moral Confusion, We Must Be Clear About the True Meaning of Conscience
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : The Philosophical Contradictions of the Transgender Worldview, BuzzFeed on Fr. Z, and More Links!
3:55 pm
Catholic News Agency : Florida resolution could label pornography a 'public health risk'
3:05 pm
Catholic News Agency : Cardinal Cupich launches Amoris Laetitia seminars for US bishops
2:56 pm
Rick Garnett at Mirror of Justice : Fr. Christiansen's unconvincing defense of "Vatican's potential deal with China is a good thing."
2:21 pm
Catholic News Agency : Pope Francis: To fight human trafficking, listening to survivors is key
2:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : Analysis: Two former IOR senior managers found guilty of mismanagement
1:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : It’s a miracle: Lourdes healing officially declared supernatural
1:00 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ASK FATHER: Why can lay people read at Mass?
12:08 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ASK FATHER: When should babies be baptized?
11:50 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : OLYMPICS 2018 12 Feb: CURLING!
11:00 am
Catholic News Agency : The historically black Catholic university founded by a saint
10:51 am
matthew archbold at Creative Minority Report : If Only Anglican Priests Could Marry
8:55 am
First Things - First Thoughts : The Administrative Threat
8:20 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Five Years
8:16 am
On the News : Leper Colonies
7:43 am
matthew archbold at Creative Minority Report : ACLU Demands All Americans Deny Reality
7:39 am
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : For Lepers Outside the Camp
7:05 am
Catholic News Agency : Pope, Bangladesh Prime Minister discuss Rohingya crisis at Vatican
7:01 am
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Remember, O Valentine…
7:00 am
Peter Kwasniewski at Rorate Caeli : Fine new edition of Bouyer's Christian Initiation
3:36 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Go and Sin No More
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : PopeWatch: Making a Mess
1:25 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : What If Abraham Lincoln Had Died Young?
12:10 am
Paul Kengor at Crisis Magazine : Pope Francis and the Cardinal Mindszenty Treatment in China
12:00 am
Mary Cuff at Crisis Magazine : A Spiritually Meaningful Lent After Mardi Gras
Sunday, February 11, 2018
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : The Japanese Martyrs for Christ
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Britain to Follow Poland and Ireland with Rosary on the Coast
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : How to Find a Method in Theology
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Discovering Real Life in Christ as a Religious, Parolin’s Paradigm Shift, and More Links!
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : 14 Reasons I Returned to the Church
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Vatican Museums Host ‘Divine Creatures’ Photographic Exhibition
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : A Catholic Doctor Looks at 17 Misconceptions About Sex
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : The Good, the Beautiful, the True — and the Family
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : For Your Lenten Reading: Lift Up Your Heart
12:06 pm
New Catholic at Rorate Caeli : Ecce ascendimus Ierosolymam: Lent Is coming...
10:05 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : BOOKS RECEIVED: @DouthatNYT on state the Church under Francis (terrific) – John Rist in Reading Augustine series (a scream)