The Friday Link Fry – The Chair of Moses edition
Broken Family Films (Steven Greydanus on NCR)
Cardinal Joseph Zen, the bishop emeritus of Hong Kong, recently began a hunger strike to defend the right to freedom of education.
New: "In Defense Of Sanity: The Best Essays of G.K. Chesterton" (Insight Scoop)
Now available from Ignatius Press: In Defense Of Sanity: The Best Essays of G.K. Chesterton G.K. Chesterton was a master essayist. But reading his essays is not just an exercise in studying a literary form at its finest, it is an encounter with timeless truths that jump off the page as fresh and powerful as the day they were written.
The only problem with Chesterton's essays is that there are too many of them. Over five thousand! For most GKC readers it is not even possible to know where to start or how to begin to approach them.
“Through My Most Grievous Fault” Dr. Edward Sri on (CERC)
Freewill and Predestination Peter Kreeft on (CERC)
Sts. Simon and Jude October 28th (American Catholic Saint of the Day)
Saints in our midst: Ss. Simon and Jude (The Catholic Sun)
St. Simon, "the Canaanite" not from Canaan and "the Zealot" who was no Zealot Fr. Erlenbush (TNTM)
More on the De-Gendering of Children (Touchstone)
Trick or Tract: Satan, Jack Chick, and Other Halloween Horrors (First Thoughts)
Use of a Hand Missal at Mass? Answered by Legionary of Christ Father Edward McNamara for (Zenit)
Opting Out of the Hook Up Culture (First Thoughts) What the Breast Cancer Awareness Campaigns Won’t Tell You (First Things links to Mercator)
The Way Not to Die Elizabeth Duffy writes her way from crucifixion to Walker Percy on (Patheos)