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“Good Luck” in German
“Good Luck” in German (photo: Kerstin Riemer / Pixabay/CC0)

Good News After a Very Bad Year – George Weigel at Denver Catholic +1

How to Choose Your Patron Saint, in 4 Easy Steps – ChurchPOP +1

5 Ways Tolkien’s Home and Faith Inspired His Fiction – Julia Golding at Catholic Links

How Can Birth Control Be Wrong? Part II – Patrick Coffin at Catholic Stand

Lost Altars of the Holy Land: Basilica of Gethsemane – J.P. Sonnen at Liturgical Arts Journal

Game Theory in Catholic Perspective – Andrew Cavallo at Ignitum Today

The Foundational (But Largely Ignored) Problem with the Equality Act – Amy Welborn at The Catholic World Report

Passiontide in Other Western Rites – Gregory DiPippo at New Liturgical Movement

Miscarriage and Motherhood: Finding God in Silence and Noise - Chrissie Dunham at Catholic Stand

Hard to Think Clearly about Marriage If You Don’t Speak Clearly about Marriage – Edward N. Peters, J.C.D., J.D., at In the Light of the Law

The Top-10 Traditional or Trad-Leaning YouTube Channels – David L. Gray at

A Land without Faces – Austin Ruse at Crisis Magazine

Want More Great Catholic News Links?  Click Here! - Tito Edwards at Big Pulpit

Rohingya Muslim refugees gather during the Eid al-Fitr holiday inside their temporary settlement on May 14, 2021 in New Delhi, India. A lockdown is in effect as COVID-19 cases have surged in India, causing a shortage of oxygen supplies across the country.

India Needs Our Help

EDITORIAL: How can we, who are called by Jesus to love our neighbors, extend a helping hand to India and other developing world nations whose pandemic plight remains dire?