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There Hasn’t Been A Bearded Pope In More Than 300 Years, There Is A Reason For It – Daniel Esparza at Aleteia +1

Newman’s Children: John Senior – Michael Pakaluk at The Catholic Thing +1

Mind-Blowing Profundity At The Reconstituted John Paul II Institute 2.0 – Fr. Z’s Blog

Attracting “Low Church” Folks To The Beautiful Divine Worship In The Ordinariates – Deborah Gyapong at The Anglicanorum Coetibus Society

Fr. James Martin & the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day – One Mad Mom

The Real Threat Of Schism Comes From Germany – Philip Lawler at Catholic Culture

General Patton & God: Blood & Guts’ Prayer – Daniel Demers at Catholic Stand

St. Thomas Aquinas Teaches Us How to Be Happy – Caleb Whitmer at Catholic Exchange

The Religious Left Just Doesn’t Get It: Socialism Is Anti-Christian – Paul G. Kengor, Ph.D., at Crisis Magazine

A Catholic Priest Blessing Of So Called Same-Sex "Marriage" In Switzerland? – The Motley Monk

The Loneliness of the Prodigal Son – Paul Kniaz at Catholic Stand

Pete ‘Angel of Light’ Buttigieg Has His Very Own Kermit Gosnell – John Zmirak, Ph.D., at The Stream

The Polish Church Is Under Attack, But It Is Standing Firm – Jonathan Luxmoore at Catholic Herald

On Hong Kong the Vatican Is Silent, Tractable to Beijing – Sandro Magister at Settimo Cielo

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Tens of thousands gathered for a pre-march rally and concert at the National Mall for the 2022 March for Life in Washington, D.C.

March for Life Underway, with Hopes Rising that the Days of ‘Roe’ are Numbered

Speaking to the tens of thousands gathered in Washington, D.C., Father Mike Schmitz said, "I know that we‘re surrounded by men and women who have chosen abortion. Listen, you need to know you’re supposed to be here. You matter, you belong here. No matter what your past is, you are still loved. You need to know this. You are still loved and you still matter.”