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Does the Church Know How to Reach the Modern World? - Brandon Vogt, Catholic Exchange

Going Through the Roof (Mark 2:1-12) - Fr. John Bartunek, Catholic Spiritual Direction

New Book: The True Icon: From Shroud of Turin to Veil of Manopello - Carl Olson, Ignatius Insight Scoop

Pope Pius II: 7 Quotes On Educating Young Catholic Men - Saint Peter’s List

The Night Dickens had a Marian Vision - William Oddie, Catholic Herald

A Protestant Historian Discovers the Catholic Church - A. David Anders PhD, the Coming Home Network

A Tale of Two Concerts - Anthony Esolen, The Catholic Thing

Woe to the Solitary Man - Msgr. Charles Pope, Archdiocese of Washington

6 Reasons Why Contraception is Sinful & Contrary to God’s Will - Dr. Taylor Marshall, Canterbury Tales

Failing to Connect the Dots on Contraception - Howard P. Kainz, First Things

The Death of Reason: Same-Sex “Marriage” in Washington State - Joseph Backholm, Catholic Lane

The Militant Secularists Shows Their Cards - Dave Hartline, The American Catholic

Cardinal Ratzinger Paraphrased: A Bishop Who Avoids Problems is a Bishop I Find Repulsive - Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, What Does The Prayer Really Say?

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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.”