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Ringwraiths – Fanny Jean Jones at Ignitum Today +1

Hauntings, Possessions, & Exorcisms – Pete Socks at Catholic Stand +1

Fr. Rothrock Is Right – Matt Rowe at Crisis Magazine

Jane Austen, Parents Yelling at Kids, & the Beatitudes – Paul Kniaz at Catholic Stand

Yes, The Church Received Relief Funds, & That’s Fair – David Mills at Our Sunday Visitor

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Chinese ‘Underground’ Bishop Presumed Dead 17 Years After Mysterious Disappearance – Billy Ryan at uCatholic

Jude 3 & Sola Scriptura: The Faith Once for All Delivered – Jimmy Akin at JimmyAkin.com +1

7 Ways To Deepen Your Devotion To The Precious Blood This July – Erin Rebar at epicPew

Two Beautiful Offerings from Watts & Co. & Sacra Domus Aurea – Shawn R. Tribe at Liturgical Arts Journal

China-Vatican Accord, Part II – Mimi Lau at South China Morning Post

More Communion Disaster at Pax Christi Community Church; Updated – Fr. Z’s Blog

A Bishop & Theologian Breaks the Silence Over the Banality of Viganò & Company – Sandro Magister at Settimo Cielo via L'Espresso

It Won’t Stop With Statues – Fr. Dwight Longenecker at The Stream

The Minor Options of the Old Rite & How They Avoid “Optionitis” – Peter A. Kwasniewski, Ph.D., at New Liturgical Movement

The Long Shadow of the Chinese Dictatorship Over the Vatican & Italy – Marco Tosatti at STILVM CVRIÆ

McCarrick on Bergoglio’s Election: “We Did It!” – Steven O’Reilly at Roma Locuta Est

It Appears Rome is the Place to Go for a Cheap, Quick Laicization – Fr. Allan J. McDonald at Southern Orders

Mapping Catholic Hierarchy Influence Scandal In Uncle Ted’s Social Network – Rod Dreher

‘The West Wing’ had a Disastrous Influence on Catholics – Elizabeth Lev at Catholic Herald

Sister Scholastica Radel (left) and Mother Abbess Cecilia Snell of the Benedictines of Mary, Queen of Apostles, discuss the recent exhumation of the order's foundress, Sister Wilhelmina Lancaster, in an interview with ‘EWTN News In Depth’ on May 30 at their abbey in Gower, Missouri.

‘Sister Wilhelmina Is Bringing Everyone Together’: Nuns Share Their Story in Exclusive TV Interview on EWTN

On ‘EWTN News In Depth,’ two sisters shared details of their remarkable discovery — revealing, among other things, that Sister Wilhelmina’s body doesn’t exhibit the muscular stiffness of rigor mortis and how the traditional habit of their African American foundress also is surprisingly well-preserved — and reflected on the deeper significance of the drama still unfolding.