Saturday, September 05, 2015

How True?

My fellow Ranger School graduates have been following the many women who have been trying to graduate from Ranger...

Posted by John T. Reed on Monday, August 17, 2015

Encouraging the Papal Cult

How many of the articles and stories in Catholic news media are centered on the pope? And if there is a connection with dogma, how many of those stories give an exaggerated ecclesiology centered on the bishop of Rome? How many of these news agencies could stay in business once cheap energy goes away?

A short video of African pilgrims greeting Pope Francis!

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Thanks to Bush II

Christians At Risk: Fr. Bazi Asks for Help to End Genocide in ...

In this powerful 60 second video, Father Bazi, an Iraqi priest tortured by extremists, tells his story and pleads for help to stop genocide against Christians in the Middle East. You can make a difference by donating to the KofC Christian Refugee Relief Fund at ChristiansAtRisk.org#ChristiansAtRisk

Posted by Knights of Columbus on Thursday, September 3, 2015

The Schoenstatt Movement

Pope Francis on Thursday met with the priests attending the general chapter of the Schoenstatt movement.See our story...

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Friday, September 4, 2015

Still around...

Pope Francis on Thursday met with priests of the Schoenstatt Movement who are in Rome for their General Chapter.The...

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Friday, September 4, 2015

Is there any apostolic Christian who would not claim to a strong devotion to the Theotokos?

Why Disney?

Pope Francis had a piece of advice for the Americans he spoke to during a virtual audience hosted by ABC News: “Be courageous.”

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Saturday, September 5, 2015

Fr. Z: Pope Francis in a “town hall” TV broadcast on ABC

When Sister Norma Pimentel participated in a virtual papal audience hosted by ABC News this week, she was excited to see...

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Saturday, September 5, 2015

Here is the full Virtual Audience with Pope Francis which just finished airing on ABC News' 20/20 in the United States.

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Friday, September 4, 2015

Parish Evangelizing Cell Movement

ope Francis greeted an estimated 5000 members of the Parish Evangelizing Cell movement on Saturday in the Paul the VI...

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Saturday, September 5, 2015

Pope Francis greeted an estimated 5000 members of the Parish Evangelizing Cell movement on Saturday in the Paul the VI Hall.

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Saturday, September 5, 2015

Pope Francis meets members of Parish Evangelization Cells. Watch LIVE now!

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Saturday, September 5, 2015

161 Aspects of Self-Reliance

161 Aspects of Self-Reliance In One Massive Chart
By Dan West Big Picture
The Self-Reliance Matrix

Aoife O'Donovan - Red & White & Blue & Gold Official Music Video

Dr. Wilson on the Causes of the Late Unpleasantness

The War for Southern Independence: My Myth or Yours?

Time to Move to Oregon?

Did you miss the big announcement yesterday? Check out TAVERNA, Cappella Romana's new group for ages 21-40. Join today and come to the TAVERNA party after Rachmaninoff's All-Night Vigil!

Posted by Cappella Romana on Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Friday, September 04, 2015

Early Music America Reviews...

“[Good Friday in Jerusalem] shot to the top of Amazon.com and Billboard charts when released, and it takes only a few...

Posted by Cappella Romana on Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Newspapers!

An editorial in the Vatican newspaper on the Jubilee of Mercy.

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Thursday, September 3, 2015

Writing Icons

Lovely article with great illustrations! #ibelieve

Posted by Orthodox Christian Network on Thursday, September 3, 2015

Doing Jobs American's Can't Do?

What agenda?

The altar cloths to be used by Pope Francis during his upcoming visit to New York City are being made by immigrants and refugees in the city.

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Thursday, September 3, 2015

Thursday, September 03, 2015

Trilingual Mass?

The Archdiocese of Washington has announced the Mass of Canonization for Junípero Serra will be celebrated by Pope Francis in Spanish.

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Thursday, September 3, 2015

No agenda here...

No More Christian Nice Guy



Paul Coughlin's website
The Protectors

Power to Change
Crosswalk: Q&A With "No More Christian Nice Guy" Author Paul Coughlin
Bethany House Publishers: No More Nice: Q&A with Paul Coughlin

Related:
RS McCain: Testicles Are Not a Social Construct
Focus on the Family: Being a Good Man, Not Just a Nice Guy (Part 1 of 2), Part 2
How to Be Asssertive

Wednesday, September 02, 2015

First, There's the Title of the Article

Then the actual thing being promoted. Shouldn't Korean Catholics be focusing more on other things, given the state of the Church in that country? It's not all that healthy.

Inspired by the recent encyclical of Pope Francis, Laudato Si the young people of the diocese of Myeongdon Seoul have...

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Ugly Papal Furniture?

The Archdiocese of New York has unveiled the large wooden armchair that's been built for Pope Francis when he celebrates Mass at Madison Square Garden.

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Jack Donovan Interviews Greg Hamilton

STW Podcast Episode #10 – Greg Hamilton

Patriarchs of Alexandria and Moscow serve Divine Liturgy



Fr. Rutler on Pews

Get rid of them in the Roman rite! The Problem with Pews

Counterpunch Articles

Global Capitalism and the Culture of Mad Violence by Henry Giroux (Disposable Futures)
How Wall Street Parasites Have Devoured Their Hosts, Your Retirement Plan and the U.S. Economy by Pam Martens
Return to Crisis: Things Keep Getting Worse by Mike Whitney
The Moral Hazards of Capitalism by Michael Schwalbe

Nothing from a Catholic distributist or republican perspective?

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

ToT Silicon Valley Fall Schedule

Our Fall 2015 TOTSV lineup is out. Mark your calendars and stay tuned for details!

Posted by Theology on Tap Silicon Valley on Thursday, August 27, 2015

The Future of the American Church?

The new class of seminarians at Rome's North American College just finished their week-long orientation. Keep them in your prayers!

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Sunday, August 30, 2015

Seminarians and a Vatican official at the Pontifical North American College describe the importance of brotherhood in preparing for the priesthood.

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Saturday, August 29, 2015

More Talking About the Immigration Crisis

The European Union has announced emergency talks on 14 September to deal with the escalating refugee and forced...

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Related:

Some soccer-playing migrant teenagers prepare to meet Pope Francis in New York City.

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Monday, August 31, 2015

Score One for...

James Lenahan from University of Notre Dame School of Architecture, is the winner of a "Papal Sanctuary Design Contest",...

Posted by Vatican Radio - English Section on Tuesday, September 1, 2015

New Macbeth Trailer

AICN Interview with Sam Elliott and Paul Weitz

AICN: Capone talks regrets, Lily Tomlin, and the mustache with GRANDMA star Sam Elliott and writer-director Paul Weitz!!!

Monday, August 31, 2015

Orthodox in Beijing

CHINESE ORTHODOX COMMUNITY IN BEIJING CELEBRATE ASSUMPTION DAYOn August 28, 2015, the rector of the church of the...

Posted by Митрополит Иларион Алфеев. Служба коммуникации ОВЦС on Monday, August 31, 2015

Chinese Orthodox community in Beijing celebrate Assumption Day

The Feast of the Dormition in Beijing

Posted by Orthodoxy and the World on Monday, August 31, 2015

A Fair Characterization of the Current Pope?

This Pope Does Not “Do” Doctrine by Dr. William Oddie

Contra the Neocons: A Sensible Grand Strategy

One Presidential Debate You Won’t Hear: Why It is Time to Adopt a Sensible Grand Strategy by Franklin Spinney

Wishful Thinking?

That American police could be more like European police forces? (But how much confrontation of non-whites do these police forces do?)

What’s Wrong with Police in America by Dave Lindorff

Last Season of Downton Abbey

via AICN

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Old Europeans Were Old School Thugs by Razib Khan

Were there any societies that were purely matrilocal (or matrilineal), or was this a pattern that characterized most of those societies except for the elites, who were patrilocal? (See the posts on the Mosuo: Elusive Wapiti: How to Tell If You're In a Patriarchy, Damien Perrotin: Family Values, The truth about the Mosuo.)

"t"radition, Not "T"radition

Are the traditions in Orthodoxy burdensome?

Posted by Orthodox Christian Network on Saturday, August 29, 2015
Another long day ahead...