The Friday Link Fry: Loaves and Fishes Edition
Green Birth Control (Rachel Balducci on Faith and Family Live!)
NFP: Throwing Down The Gauntlet (Pia de Solenni) Pia thinks NFP Awareness week is such a well-kept Church secret that someone ought to tell Dan Brown.
Memo to Dan Brown: I think you could come up with a great story here. This might be bigger than your tired Da Vinci Code.
We need more than an awareness week. The whole Catholic approach to NFP needs a massive overhaul. It simply isn’t working.
No Flip-Flops in the King's House (Deacon Kandra on Patheos)
"Moderate" Islam keeps distance from fight against "Radical" Islam (The Lair of the Catholic Cavemen)
Bishop Hubbard to Celebrate Mass for Dissenting Gay/Lesbian Group (Thomas Peters on CatholicVote)
Bishop Hubbard turns 75 in a little over two years, but he seems intent on continuing to inflict pastoral damage on his diocese until he retires.
Fr.Z on Cremation (WDTPRS)
The Man and the Mongoose (Jordan J. Ballor writing at Mere Comments blog) asks about Kipling's Rikki-Tikki-Tavi
Could the mongoose be a type of Christ?
A book suggestion from First Thoughts: The Holiness of G. K. Chesterton
St. Martha (Saint of the Day on American Catholic)
Readings for the Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (USCCB)
Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: July 31, 2011 (Scripture Speaks)
The Mystery of Eating Jesus’ Flesh (Fallible Blogma)
Never, Never, Never Give Up Chuck Colson's Breakpoint Commentary on the defense of marriage.
And finally, for your weekend enjoyment: Zero Hour, The 1957 Film That Airplane! Was Based On (Laughing Squid) http://youtu.be/-BjU-e01zQ4