Catholics Amassed: news, bloggers, commentary
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
4:30 pm
Jeffrey Miller at Curt Jester : The Weekly Francis – Volume 205 – 13 December 2017
4:02 pm
Catholic News Agency : Former priest to serve life for 1960 murder in Texas
3:17 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ASK FATHER: Baptized but never lived as a Catholic, soon to marry
3:07 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Must view video.   Fr. Gerald Murray and Prof. Robert Royal comment
3:01 pm
Catholic News Agency : Pennsylvania governor promises veto of 20-week abortion limit
2:17 pm
Catholic News Agency : Archbishop Gomez: Find God's voice in the flames
2:08 pm
Catholic News Agency : Peruvian prosecutor requests jail for Sodalitium founder
12:41 pm
Kevin C. Walsh at Mirror of Justice : Cutting it out from the Constitution with a strike-through amendment
11:37 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ASK FATHER: Can divorcees with “annulments” be prevented from marrying if there are young children?
10:39 am
Peter Kwasniewski at Rorate Caeli : A Letter on Charity from Conservative Publisher Neil McCaffrey, February 1977
10:02 am
Catholic News Agency : Vatican communications department will soon unveil new website
9:21 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ASK FATHER: Confessor gave a penance I could not do. Was the absolution invalid?
8:45 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Anonymous “Dictator Pope” author hunted by the Vatican
8:45 am
Catholic News Agency : Founding member of CFRs and EWTN host Fr. Andrew Apostoli dies at age 75
7:57 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : End of year charitable giving and donations – An idea!
4:12 am
matthew archbold at Creative Minority Report : A Beautiful Christmas Video from the Faithful Benedictine College
3:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Video Clip Worth Watching: Ralph Kramden’s Christmas Speech
2:56 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Roy Moore Loses
2:20 am
Catholic News Agency : Pope Francis: Think 'being good' is enough? It’s not. Go to Mass
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : PopeWatch: Dictator
12:10 am
Regis Nicoll at Crisis Magazine : Advent: A View from Down Under… Way Under
12:00 am
John M. Grondelski at Crisis Magazine : On Celebration and Lamentation
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
11:57 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Hey Redmond, WA!
11:27 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Christianist Panic du Jour: Lord’s Prayer Edition
11:02 pm
Catholic News Agency : New York archdiocese stresses commitment to aiding victims of clergy abuse
10:01 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ADVENTCAzT 2017 11: “And the Word was made flesh”
9:02 pm
Guy McClung at The American Catholic : The Son, The Ordained Priest At The Cross
7:49 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Trump and Moore: They did Nazi that coming!
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Don’t Let Judging Others Become Your Hobby
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : What Is the Most Effective Pro-Life Witness?
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Catholic Journalists Talk about the Media
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : The Insights of an Exorcist Priest; A Priest Takes His Parish East, Ad Orientem; and More Links!
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : 7 Ways to Make the Most of Advent
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : The Nights of Advent and the Loving Mother of the Redeemer
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Pro Sports as Substitute Religion
4:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : Youth with special needs rock runway in NYC church
3:10 pm
Catholic News Agency : Companies admit illegal fetal tissue sales, end California operations. Is Planned Parenthood next?
2:23 pm
Catholic News Agency : Thousands gather in LA to honor Our Lady of Guadalupe
12:44 pm
New Catholic at Rorate Caeli : "The Benedict Option" - This is it.
11:42 am
Kevin C. Walsh at Mirror of Justice : Some political and moral dimensions in motivating a constitutional amendment
11:27 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : POLL: Starting your confession: “Bless me, Father…” or “Forgive me, Father…”
11:09 am
Catholic News Agency : These Dominican brothers are releasing a folk album
10:50 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Tactics of the Enemy: hints from Screwtape
10:28 am
Catholic News Agency : Pope: 'La Guadalupana' shows that everyone has a place in the Church
9:17 am
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : The Comprehensive Case Against Roy Moore
8:44 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Millennials and chapel veils
7:42 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Contemplating mysteries in the face of Our Lady of Guadalupe
5:39 am
Marc DeGirolami at Mirror of Justice : Podcast on Oral Argument in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. CCRC
5:16 am
On the Culture : Spiritual abandonment in human care: The “differences” fallacy
4:00 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Festivals of Light
2:01 am
Catholic News Agency : Surprise! Chicago suburb is home to a major Guadalupe shrine
1:35 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Our Lady of Guadalupe: Miracles, Facts and Fancy
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : PopeWatch: Dictator
1:25 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : GoodFacts v. RealFacts
12:47 am
Rocco Palmo at Whispers in the Loggia : As US Celebrates Su Madre, "Guadalupe Is Speaking To the 'Dreamers'"
12:10 am
Anthony Esolen at Crisis Magazine : A Response to Enemies of the Faith
12:00 am
Nicholas Senz at Crisis Magazine : The Tyranny of Tolerance
Monday, December 11, 2017
11:18 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : What is Christianism?
11:14 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : This is an amazing mashup
11:04 pm
Catholic News Agency : Critics warn against British movement advocating at-home abortion pills
10:01 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ADVENTCAzT 2017 10: “[Justification – restitution – (vocation)]”
9:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : Cardinal Kasper: The controversy surrounding Amoris Laetitia has come to an end
8:22 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : NEWS FLASH! Pope gives public answer about Communion for the divorced and remarried
6:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : Analysis: What is the context of Pope Francis’ words on the Lord’s Prayer?
5:31 pm
Rocco Palmo at Whispers in the Loggia : Sí, Madre, Estás Aquí... Y Estamos Contigo
5:15 pm
Jeffrey Miller at Curt Jester : Translating the Our Father
4:10 pm
Catholic News Agency : Australian Catholic Youth Festival draws tens of thousands
4:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : Soros money means legal trouble for Amnesty's Ireland abortion campaign
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Why Would a Saudi Prince Pay $450M for a Painting of Christ, Consecrated Virginity, and More Links!
2:55 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ASK FATHER: CONFESSIONAL DRAMA! Penitent says, “Bless me, Father” and actually wants a blessing!
2:48 pm
Catholic News Agency : Arlington priest pays restitution for burning KKK cross in family's lawn
2:12 pm
Catholic News Agency : Vatican conference highlights role of laity in addressing modern challenges
2:09 pm
Peter Kwasniewski at Rorate Caeli : Rorate Mass in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, December 16th, 2017
1:32 pm
Rocco Palmo at Whispers in the Loggia : For A Quarter-Century, The Man of This Hour
12:30 pm
Catholic News Agency : Analysis: What the Vatican does to stop money laundering
10:23 am
Catholic News Agency : Court rejects Washington archdiocese's Advent metro ad
10:02 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Fun 2018 Catholic wall calendar
9:48 am
matthew archbold at Creative Minority Report : College Features Care Bears Display for Stressed Students
8:52 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : SPIRITUAL WARFARE! 12 December – Pray the Rosary against Islamic terror and abortion
8:11 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ASK FATHER: Blessed candles for use at home
8:00 am
matthew archbold at Creative Minority Report : Pediatrician: Here’s What I Did When a Little Boy Patient Said He Was a Girl.
7:08 am
OSV Daily Take Blog : OSV's top reads — December 11
6:14 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ASK FATHER: Mass obligation when there’s treacherous ice and I’ve fallen before.
5:48 am
Catholic News Agency : Pope Francis: Health care is part of the Church’s mission
5:24 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Linus and Saint Luke Explain It All
3:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : PopeWatch: Franciscan Friars and Sisters of the Immaculate
3:22 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Moore v. Jones: A Pre-Mortem
12:10 am
William Kilpatrick at Crisis Magazine : Time is Not on Europe’s Side
12:00 am
John Horvat II at Crisis Magazine : The Rage of the New Puritans Is Sweeping America
Sunday, December 10, 2017
11:51 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Beautiful little film on the Orthodox Church in Russia
11:38 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Talking about hatred with a reader
10:01 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ADVENTCAzT 2017 09: Silence v. Noise
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : “All Have Sinned” vs. a Sinless, Immaculate Mary?
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Young Adults Ask Christ, “What Would You Have Me Do With My Life?”
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Seeing the Savior: $450 Million, or Just Priceless?
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : No, Pope Francis Is Not Changing the Lord’s Prayer
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Fr. Z on the Vocation Crisis in the United States, How to Help the Homeless, and More Great Links!
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Insanity is a Lack of Judgment, Not a Lack of Brains
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : ‘The Angel of the Lord Declared Unto Mary’
3:01 pm
Catholic News Agency : Why 'Silence Breakers' are key in any abuse crisis
1:15 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Your Sunday Sermon Notes
10:31 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : NEW BOOK: Heroism and Genius: How Catholic Priests Helped Build—and Can Help Rebuild—Western Civilization
10:27 am
Ben Butera at The American Catholic : Mass in Santiago, Chile Today
9:15 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Behind every fancy title, there’s a person with a story
8:34 am
Catholic News Agency : Vatican voices concern over Trump's Jerusalem move
4:49 am
Catholic News Agency : In Advent, prepare your heart like your hearth, Pope says
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Advent Sermons of Saint Augustine: the Son Became Man
1:25 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Messianic Prophesies: Amos: 9: 11-12
Saturday, December 9, 2017
10:01 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ADVENTCAzT 2017 08: “Femininity is clearly threatened”
7:42 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ASK FATHER: Does Pope Francis really want to change the Lord’s Prayer?
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Famous Last Words of Famous People
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Little-Known Facts About 7 North American Bishops
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Sister Miriam’s Amazing Reversion Back to Catholicism, How Poland is Winning, and More Links!
4:00 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Why I Oppose Changing the English Translation of the Our Father
3:01 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Please help a little girl with serious health issues
2:37 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ADVENTCAzT 2017 07: “If you have never before prayed with Mary…”
2:29 pm
Catholic News Agency : US bishops call for solidarity with migrants on Our Lady of Guadalupe's feast day
1:09 pm
Richard Cipolla at Rorate Caeli : Sermon for the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
11:59 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Oath of fidelity made by all Bishops, some considerations, and YOU
11:59 am
Peter Kwasniewski at Rorate Caeli : New Reprints of Three Theological Classics
9:34 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : UPDATED: Daniel Mitsui’s new altar cards for the TLM – HOLY COW!
8:28 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Latin, can. 249, and our Catholic identity. Wherein Fr. Z rants.
5:41 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : The Beauty Queen and the Priest
5:08 am
Catholic News Agency : Due to violence, Mexican diocese avoids Christmas Masses at high-risk times
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : PopeWatch: Saint Santa
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Lo How a Rose E’er Blooming
12:00 am
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : While the West Disregards Christmas, Dare to Celebrate Advent
12:00 am
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Reformation Reconsidered: On Re-Discovering the Word of God
Friday, December 8, 2017
11:44 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Bravo to Dave Armstrong!
11:41 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Doug O’Brien and I talk about helping the least of these
10:29 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Mary Wore This When She Gave Birth to Jesus, Fr. James Martin & the Gay Nativity, and More!
5:53 pm
Cardinal Seán at Cardinal Sean's Blog : Presenting the Cheverus Awards
4:01 pm
Catholic News Agency : 'Crown Jewel' of nation's basilica blessed in DC
3:45 pm
Catholic News Agency : With prayer and aid, Catholics rally around California wildfire victims
2:49 pm
Catholic News Agency : The devastating but little-noticed DRC refugee crisis
2:43 pm
Catholic News Agency : DOJ investigates Planned Parenthood for fetal tissue sales
1:53 pm
Mary Helen at Conversion Diary : I share my thoughts on St. Nicholas Day failures,”Double Mass” and Amazon Key!
1:09 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : VIDEO: Live TLM for Feast of Immaculate Conception
1:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : In US, abortion rates reach new low
11:36 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Happy Birthday Blog!
11:27 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Tota pulchra es, Maria
11:24 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ASK FATHER: What Happens to Professed Religious in Orders that Don’t Make It?
11:19 am
Rick Garnett at Mirror of Justice : Scott Gerber on Law and Catholicism in Colonial Maryland
11:02 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : WDTPRS 2nd Sunday of Advent: “we escape neither the Enemy lion nor the glorious Lion of Judah”
9:57 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Canonist Ed Peters performs an autopsy.
9:50 am
Peter Kwasniewski at Rorate Caeli : Event: Rorate Mass in Kokomo, Indiana, Saturday, December 9
9:40 am
Catholic News Agency : Pope Francis says Our Father is poorly translated
8:43 am
Foxfier at The American Catholic : Moore News
7:55 am
Catholic News Agency : Vatican nativity scene, Christmas tree unveiled
7:53 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : A limerick about a famous modern churchman
7:01 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Fr. Blake on That Book – “The Dictator Pope”
6:41 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : Relics of St. Francis Xavier to go on tour in….
5:19 am
Rick Garnett at Mirror of Justice : Prof. Stephen Sugarman on the constitutionality of religious charter schools
5:11 am
Adfero. at Rorate Caeli : Mother knows best! Support the seminarians of the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest
4:36 am
Bob Kurland, Ph.D. at The American Catholic : PopeWatch: Pope Francis Wants to Change “The Lord’s Prayer”
3:37 am
Catholic News Agency : Beauty advice from Pope Francis: Be virtuous like Mary
3:23 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Our “Allies” the French
1:35 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Ineffabilis Deus
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Pope Francis: Latin
12:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Saint Nicholas: Bishop of Myra, Decker of Heretics, Giver of Gifts
12:10 am
Msgr. Robert Batule at Crisis Magazine : The Best Preachers are Signs of Contradiction
12:00 am
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Just Like Narnia: Winter Without Christmas
12:00 am
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Lifting the Veil on Nostra Aetate: How Jewish-Catholic History Changed
12:00 am
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : How to Explain the Immaculate Conception to a Skeptic
12:00 am
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : The Blame Game and the Immaculate Conception
12:00 am
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : Was Mary's Immaculate Conception Absolutely Necessary?
12:00 am
Kevin Clark at Crisis Magazine : Does God Command the Impossible?
12:00 am
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : First Sorrowful Mystery: The Agony in the Garden
Thursday, December 7, 2017
11:38 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Why Marian Dogmas?
11:27 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Missing the Wry Christ
11:26 pm
Catholic News Agency : Nearly 80 prisoners baptized in Argentina
10:29 pm
NCRegister at National Catholic Register : A Beginner’s Guide to Celebrating Advent; Satan’s Achilles’ Heel: Woman; and More!
10:01 pm
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : ADVENTCAzT 2017 06: Trembling with holy fear because we are so damaged
9:38 pm
Guy McClung at The American Catholic : How To Know & Deal With Heresy Today – Part III
7:15 pm
matthew archbold at Creative Minority Report : Matt Archbold is the Uncool Dad
7:04 pm
Mark Shea at Catholic and Enjoying It : Christianist Roy Moore Conspiracy Theorists
5:32 pm
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Worse Than Murder Inc Under Federal Investigation
4:09 pm
Catholic News Agency : Orange's Vietnam-born Auxiliary Bishop Luong dies at age 77
4:00 pm
New Catholic at Rorate Caeli : "I am the Immaculate Conception"
3:28 pm
Catholic News Agency : Marriage redefined in Australia despite religious freedom fears
3:00 pm
Catholic News Agency : NM bishop prays for student victims of school shooting
2:21 pm
Catholic News Agency : Hormonal birth control still increases breast cancer risk, study finds
1:35 pm
Bob Kurland, Ph.D. at The American Catholic : Words of Hope from St. Ambrose
11:26 am
Catholic News Agency : This priest is going to be on The Great American Baking Show
10:45 am
First Things - First Thoughts : Failure of Fatherhood
10:34 am
Catholic News Agency : Christians in Holy Land voice fear over Trump's Jerusalem move
10:11 am
Catholic News Agency : Commentary: Tolerance, wedding cakes, and a free society
9:59 am
Erika Bachiochi at Mirror of Justice : Clucking Like a Chicken at Faulkner Law
9:37 am
Catholic News Agency : Pope names new archbishops for Paris, Mexico City dioceses
8:09 am
matthew archbold at Creative Minority Report : NY Times: Uhm, It Turns Out That Contraception Does Cause Cancer.
6:29 am
On the Culture : On Freedom and Progress and...Vulgarity
4:00 am
Fr. John Zuhlsdorf at What Does the Prayer Really Say? : 7 Ambrose: St. Edith Stein’s dialogue between Ambrose and Augustine
3:17 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Sad Clown Departs?
2:41 am
Rocco Palmo at Whispers in the Loggia : Habemus POPEQUAKE – In Stunning Twin Shot, Francis Flips Mexico. And Paris.
2:10 am
Rev. James V. Schall, S.J. at Crisis Magazine : When the “Reformers” Abandoned the Eucharist
2:04 am
Catholic News Agency : Narni: Italy's inspiration for the magical realm of C. S. Lewis
2:00 am
Ines A. Murzaku at Crisis Magazine : Poland Keeps the Lord’s Day Holy
1:30 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : PopeWatch: Dictator
1:29 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Seventy-Six Years Ago: A Date Which Will Live in Infamy
1:25 am
Donald R. McClarey at The American Catholic : Rousing a Sleeping Giant