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Of Cooking, Baking and Saints

By Amy Smith | “Come, have breakfast.” Jesus says just that in the Gospel of John 21:12, and as someone whose favorite meal is generally breakfast, I couldn’t agree more. A decidedly earthy statement from Christ shows what...

RICO Penalties Boost Damages to $2.2 Million in Daleiden Case

By Joan Desmond | SAN FRANCISCO—David Daleiden, the Center for Medical Progress and four co-defendants were found guilty in a civil trial and face actual and punitive damages totaling $2.2 million, his lawyers at the Thomas More...

Archbishop Gomez: USCCB’s Faithful Choice

By The Editors | While the fall gathering of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops in Baltimore had a lengthy agenda, the most momentous decision was the bishops’ choice of the next president of the conference. But what does...

How To Move From Imperfect To Perfect Contrition, Why Jesus Called Mary Woman at Cana, and More!

By Tito Edwards | How To Move From Imperfect To Perfect Contrition – Fr. Tim Finigan at The Hermeneutic  of Continuity +1 Why Jesus Called Mary “Woman” at Cana – J.P. Nunez at Catholic Exchange +1 The...

SDG Reviews ‘Frozen II’: More Sister Time, Less Memorable Songs

By Steven D. Greydanus | “Warmed-over Frozen” is how I described the first Maleficent five years ago: another revisionist take on a classic fairy tale about the relationship between an innocent...

Ordinariates Bring Forth the Joyful ‘Englishness’ of Catholicism

By Peter Jesserer Smith | LONDON — In medieval times, England was called “Our Lady’s Dowry” — a dowry feared lost with the English Reformation. In modern times, the Ordinariates, Catholics dioceses with an English patrimony, are...

Court: David Daleiden’s Videos Caused ‘Substantial Harm’ to Planned Parenthood

By Catholic News Agency | SAN FRANCISCO — A pro-life organization said that “justice was not done,” after federal court found that pro-life advocate David Daleiden’s Center for Medical Progress...

Cardinal Pell’s Appeal and Australia’s High Court: What’s In Play?

By Edward Pentin | VATICAN CITY — What does the decision of Australia’s High Court this week on the appeal of Cardinal George Pell mean for the cardinal, and what is likely to happen next? On Tuesday,...

Chef Evelyn Bunoan’s Filipino Food and Philanthropy

By Alexandra Greeley | In the Washington, DC’s Filipino community, the name Chef Evelyn Bunoan is very familiar. In fact, she has a devoted following of locals who show up regularly at her modest grocery store—Philippine...

Is Australian Public Opinion Shifting in Cardinal Pell’s Favor?

By Edward Pentin | Although a good deal of negative and angry opinion abounds, a number of commentators are beginning to voice doubts about Cardinal Pell's conviction.  One of them is Andrew Bolt, an analyst for Sky News...