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“Sola Scriptura Began in 70 A. D.” – Devin Rose, St. Joseph’s Vanguard

Healthy Societies Need Successful Marriages – Anthony Esolen, Crisis Magazine

Discerning a Vocation – Saint Etheldreda’s Place

Are You Afraid I’ll Turn Muslim?: Encountering Non-Christian Religions – Fr. David J. Endres, Homiletic & Pastoral Review

My New Book *The Eternal City*: About Rome and Catholicism – Dr. Taylor Marshall, Canterbury Tales

Christmas Mass Pics in Des Moines, Iowa – Shawn Tribe, New Liturgical Movement

Pope Addresses Our Truly Confused Age - Donald R. McClarey, The American Catholic

So Who Exactly is Likely to be Offended? – Matthaeus, Sub Umbra Alarum Suarum

It Still Isn’t Not Christmas, Isn’t It? - Nic Davidson, Ignitum Today

Studies Confirm Abortion Increases Pre-Term Birth Risk – Elizabeth Ann M. Johnson MD and Steven Calvin MD, Life News

Catholic School Gives Course Credit for Work at Gay Activist Group – Peter Baklinski, LifeSiteNews

47 Hours Until a Christian Business Owner Risks $1.4 Million a Day – Thomas Peters, Catholic Vote/American Papist

The Post-Sandy Hook Conversation We Should Be Having – Anthony S. Layne, Outside the Asylum

Interview with Tom Peterson: On Catholics Come Home – Brandon Vogt,

Orphan’s New Year’s Resolution: Build a House for Other Orphans – Patti Maguire Armstrong, Catholic Lane

High-Pressure Parenting and Low Birth Rates – Anna Williams, First Things/First Thoughts

Three Reasons Why We Oppose Same-Sex Marriage – David L. Gray,

The New “Blesseds” of 2012 – J. J. Ziegler, Catholic World Report

Newtown and the Holy Innocents – Dominicana

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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