How Civilizations Rise & Fall in Eight Stages – Msgr. Charles Pope at Community in Mission +1

The Real Story of St. Junípero Serra – Steve Weidenkopf at Catholic Answers Magazine +1

Oblates of St. Benedict: Living the Monastic Rhythm in Prison – Dom Cingoranelli at Catholic Stand

Will Someone Please Explain What’s Going Down in Germany? – Philippa Martyr, Ph.D., at The Catholic Weekly

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How to Stop the Civil Unrest – Shane Schaetzel at Complete Christianity

Analysis: Pope’s Hong Kong Omission Complicates All the Narratives – Christopher Altieri at Catholic Herald

Laws that Prohibit State Scholarships to Religious Schools are Unconstitutional – Ann Bryner at Public Square Magazine

Half a Dozen Catholic Statues Beheaded in Sudbury, Ontario – Molly Frommer at CTV News

The Deformation of the Priesthood Post-Vatican II – Fr. Alan J. McDonald at Southern Orders

Story of the Day: The Boy with the Burnt Hand – Anthony M. Esolen, Ph.D., at Jasper at Magdalen College

Activism Without Principles – Sohrab Ahmari at First Things

Armenian Leader in Turkey Suggests Muslims & Christians Share Hagia Sophia – John Burger at Aleteia

Liturgical Notes on the Commemoration of St. Paul – Gregory DiPippo at New Liturgical Movement

How Ordinary Christians have been Betrayed by Their Own Bishops – Damian Thompson at Holy Smoke via Audio Boom

Misdirected Religion & the Motives of the “Black Lives Matter” Movement – Sebastian Morello at The Catholic World Report