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Successful Executive Leaves Everything Behind To Enter Ancient Mountain Monastery, and More Links!

By Tito Edwards | Successful Executive Leaves Everything Behind To Enter Ancient Mountain Monastery – Matthew Green & D. Massot at Aleteia +1 Long Lost Poem by J. R. R. Tolkien Is a Beautiful Christmas...

Archbishop Broglio Discusses Religious Freedom and Religious Persecution

By Lauretta Brown | Archbishop Timothy Broglio of the Archdiocese for the Military Services spoke this week with the Register at the State Department’s Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom in...

Lessons From Mary and Martha: Jesus Must Be the Center of All Charity and Service

By Omar Gutierrez | Sunday, July 21, 2019, is the 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C). Mass readings: Genesis 18:1-10A; Psalm 15:2-3, 3-4, 5; Colossians 1:24-28; Luke 10:38-42. Today’s readings remind...

‘Conquerors of the Moon’: Documentaries Commemorate the Apollo Project

By Steven D. Greydanus | The audacity of the thing was matched only by the unseemly speed of its arrival. It took humanity thousands of years to go from Icarus and Daedalus and other myths of human...

Hidden Tabernacles and 8 More Liturgical Crotchets

By Kevin Di Camillo | Two years ago I wrote a piece in the Register (“9 of My Liturgical Crotchets—and Yours”) about things that distract me at Mass. While none of these are “diriment impediments,” I do find them disturbing. For...

Vatican Announces New Restrictions on Disgraced Bishop Bransfield

By Christine Rousselle/CNA | WHEELING - Bishop Michael J. Bransfield, Bishop emeritus of Wheeling-Charleston, will no longer be allowed to participate in public Masses or live within his...

Catholic Husband Decides He’s a Woman

By Patti Armstrong | Elizabeth K. (not her real name) was confident she had secured a good Catholic husband that would never leave her, unlike her father had done. “My perceptions were correct,” she said. “He has appealed the...

If You’re a Christian, You’re a Pilgrim — So Go On a Pilgrimage

By Fr. Dwight Longenecker | Me? I’ve given up on vacations. I get bored at the beach. There’s sand everywhere — even in the sandwiches. Amusement parks don’t amuse me and the mountains are too high. I’m for pilgrimages instead....

The Truth About the Priest Abuse Data, The Saint Who Was the Mother of 5 Incredible Saints, + More!

By Tito Edwards | The Truth About the Priest Abuse Data—Fr. Paul Sullins, Ph.D. – Patrick Coffin at Catholic Stand +1 Honoring Holy Motherhood: The Saint Who Was the Mother of 5 Incredible Saints -...

English Bishop: Let's Be Cautious Responding to Comatose Girl's Situation

By Catholic News Agency | LONDON - The English and Welsh bishops' representative on life issues urged Thursday that the public be reserved in judgement on the case of Tafida Raqeeb, a comatose...