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Chartreuse: The Famous Green Liquor and Saint Bruno.  Click on the link by Taylor Marshall to learn more about this emerald libation.
Chartreuse: The Famous Green Liquor and Saint Bruno. Click on the link by Taylor Marshall to learn more about this emerald libation. (photo: Gift of God)

Christians Need Not Apply? - George J. Marlin, The Catholic Thing

Exploring Four Myths About the Crusades - Msgr. Charles Pope, Archdiocese of Washington

St. John Chrysostom & St. Augustine on Matthew 16:18 & Papacy - Joe Heschmeyer, Shameless Popery

The Decline in Vocations: Celibacy Isn’t the Issue - The Motley Monk, The American Catholic

Study: Contraceptives Double Risk of HIV/AIDS - Susan Yoshihara PhD, Turtle Bay & Beyond

US Supreme Ct. Hears Most Important Religious Freedom Case in Decades - Catholic Lane

‘The Playboy Club’ TV Show Cancelled Following Outcry - Kathleen Gilbert, LifeSiteNews.com

God’s Spaghetti Is Not Our Spaghetti - John Zmirak, Crisis Magazine

Chartreuse: The Famous Green Liquor and Saint Bruno - Taylor Marshall, Canterbury Tales

Single for a Season - Bob Waruszewski, VirtuousPla.net

Normalizing Polygamy - Carson Holloway, Catholic Vote

“Economic Consequences of Contraception” - Fr. Joseph Illo, Pastors Laptop

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Pope Francis waves to pilgrims during his Angelus address August 30, 2020.

Pope Francis: The Path to Holiness Requires Spiritual Combat

Reflecting on Sunday’s Gospel, the pope said that “living a Christian life is not made up of dreams or beautiful aspirations, but of concrete commitments, in order to open ourselves ever more to God's will and to love for our brothers and sisters.”