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The Impossible! – Jacqueline St. Clare at Catholic Stand +1

8 Catholic Stars from Hollywood’s Golden Era – Cerith Gardiner at Aleteia +1

Who Created the First Nativity Scene? – Get Fed

Dorothy Day and Elizabeth Ann Seton: New York Converts On Fire – Katherine J. Lopez at Seton Shrine Blog

Of Workers and Talents: Two Classic Parables With a Christmas Lesson - Gabriel Garnica at Catholic Stand

On Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris – Amy Welborn at Charlotte Was Both

My Conversation with Bethel McGrew – Joseph Sciambra at Sons of St. Joseph Blog

A Simple Lesson in Christian Consistency – David L. Griffey at Daffey Thoughts

We Don’t “Do Santa Claus”—We “Do Christmas” - Tom McFadden at Crisis Magazine

Why Gregorian Chant is Supreme – John Paul Sonnen at TAN Direction Blog

Wrong Move could Trigger New Seminary Standoff with US Bishops – Edward Condon at The Pillar

Notre Dame 2.0 and Missale Romanum 2.0 – Peter A. Kwasniewski, Ph.D., at New Liturgical Movement

When a Pope Dies, what happens to Motu Proprios He Wrote – Fr. Z’s Blog

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

Ivan Aivazovsky, “Walking on Water,” ca. 1890

10 Scripture Verses to Strengthen You in Hardship

“The witness of Scripture is unanimous that the solicitude of divine providence is concrete and immediate; God cares for all, from the least things to the great events of the world and its history. The sacred books powerfully affirm God's absolute sovereignty over the course of events …” (CCC 303)