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Calling After The First Date - Anthony Buono, 6 Stone Jars

Why Did Benedict Establish an Ordinariate for Former Anglicans - Tracy Rowland, Ordinariate Portal

The Installation of Archbishop George Stack, Seventh Archbishop of Cardiff - Dylan Parry, A Simple Sinner

The Princess Who Forswore Sleep in Order to Pray at Night: Saint Etheldreda - Catholic Herald

How the Holy See Conducts Diplomacy - John Thavis, Catholic News Service

How Can I Know the Will of God in My Life? -Father John Bartunek, Catholic Spiritual Direction

Saint Silverius, Pope and Martyr - Catholic Lane

Constructing the Rhetoric for the New Evangelization - Kate Edwards, Australia Incognita

The ‘Simple English Propers’, Sacred Music Revolution? - Denys Powlett-Jones, Catholic Phoenix

Two Babylons, An Alternate History - The Catholic Knight

Offense and Criticism in the Marriage Debates - R. J. Snell, Public Discourse

A Father to Everyone - DarwinCatholic

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The Earth is Not Our Mother

“The main point of Christianity was this: that Nature is not our mother: Nature is our sister. We can be proud of her beauty, since we have the same father; but she has no authority over us; we have to admire, but not to imitate.”—G.K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy