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How to Make Perfect Coffee

The science of what makes coffee great<p><i>Coffee has become recognized as a human necessity. It is no longer a luxury or an indulgence; it is a corollary of human energy and human efficiency.</i><p><i>-</i> William H. Ukers, <i>All About Coffee</i> (1922)<p>It was November 23, 2010. We were in Surf City, North Carolina, …

How to Make Small Talk | The Art of Manliness

Are you already kind of dreading meeting your freshman dorm roommate for the first time, wondering what you’re going to say?<p>When you spot an …

The Things We Share

Rights & Freedoms

HURT: Obamacare exemption — none dare call it treason

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p><b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p>Even by the standards of Washington, this is one sick, twisted and deceitful deal. Quite possibly, it is a whole …

The Ultimate Guide to this Fall's Science Fiction and Fantasy TV!

Is this the most insane television season for science fiction and fantasy fans ever? There are tons of new genre shows. But also, a surprisingly high …

TV

How to Read a Book | The Art of Manliness

1. Open book.<p>2. Read words.<p>3. Close book.<p>4. Move on to next book.<p>Reading a book seems like a pretty straightforward task, doesn’t it? And in some …

How to Create a Lifelong Brotherhood | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This a guest post from Jonathan Mead</i>.<p>The responses from my closest male friends surprised me when I asked them this question: “What’s …

38 Vintage Conversation Rules | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The excerpt below comes from a book published in 1875:</i> A Gentleman’s Guide to Etiquette <i>by Cecil B. Hartley. Hartley’s rules may be</i> …

The Libraries of 15 Famous Men | The Art of Manliness

Just about two years ago, we wrote a post called 14 Famous Man Rooms, which offered a look at the rooms where over a dozen famous men wrote classic …

The Power of Habit | Art of Manliness

The Art of Grilling: How to Grill a Steak

The Art of Grilling: How to Grill a Burger

Pastors are not Interchangeable Parts

<b>A few weeks ago I came upon the odd fact</b> that, before and during World War II, the Royal Navy built battleships with 14-inch main battery guns, …

Pope Francis

Jesus, Marriage, and Homosexuality

Freedom, Faith and Responsibility, The Anchor, June 21, 2013

Fr. Roger J. Landry<br>The Anchor<br>Putting into the Deep<br>June 21, 2013<p>I wanted to write on the Fortnight for Freedom that begins today and lasts through the …

Religion

Faithful Lay People and the Defense of Religious Freedom, The Anchor, June 28, 2013

Fr. Roger J. Landry<br>The Anchor<br>Putting into the Deep<br>June 28, 2013<p>Have you heard how the Alabama legislature made it illegal to give any assistance at …

Religion

St. Joseph and the Prayer of the Mass, The Anchor, July 5, 2013

Fr. Roger J. Landry<br>The Anchor<br>Putting into the Deep<br>July 5, 2013<p>Priests in general aren’t supposed to like liturgical abuses, but I remember one that …

Pope Francis

How Benedict Strengthened His Priest Brothers, National Catholic Register, March 1, 2013

Fr. Roger J. Landry<br>National Catholic Register Print Edition<br>March 1, 2013<p>As much as we know that Jesus is the Supreme Pastor of the Church and will …

Pope Francis and the Reform of the Priesthood, National Catholic Register, April 1, 2013

Fr. Roger J. Landry<br>National Catholic Register Print Edition<br>April 1, 2013<p>If there were any doubt that Pope Francis was elected by the Cardinals to …

Pope Francis

Pope Francis and the Reform of the Laity, National Catholic Register, April 12, 2013

Fr. Roger J. Landry<br>National Catholic Register Print Edition<br>April 12, 2013<p>The reform of the Church already evident in the words and witness of Pope …

Christianity

Field recording of Archbishop Sample's Plenary Address

This recording was made earlier today in the Salt Lake City Cathedral. Thank you so much to Richard Chonak and the recording team.

Should We Bring Back Young Marriage?

Marriage

The art of preaching, The Anchor, April 19, 2013

Fr. Roger J. Landry<br>The Anchor<br>Putting Out Into The Deep<br>April 19, 2013<p>Every Easter Week since 2005 I’ve been organizing a Seminar for Priests at the …

Holy Week

"Our Grateful and Charitable Remembrance"

Upon the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior of the Revolution are inscribed these indelible words....<p><i>Beneath this stone rests<br>a soldier of Washington's</i> …

The cure for the decline of Mass attendance - CNA Columns: The New (& the Old) Evangelization

In the 1950s, on his Emmy Award winning series, "Life is Worth Living," Bishop Fulton Sheen warned believers – but especially Catholics – that during …

How to Be a Gentleman Behind the Wheel | The Art of Manliness

We’ve covered the art of being a gentleman at work, on the field, in the air, and at a party. But there’s one area of well-mannered comportment that …

80 Frugal Tips to Save Money | The Art of Manliness

The manliness of frugality cannot be overstated. Frugality cultivates the manly qualities of independence, self-reliance, self-sufficiency, …

Theodore Roosevelt Motivational Posters | The Art of Manliness

If you’ve been reading this blog for awhile, you’ll know that we’re big fans of Theodore Roosevelt. No one preached the art of manliness more …

10 paths to painless pizza-making

As you may have noticed, we’re <i>kind of</i> into pizza in the smitten kitchen. I mean, just a little. I can’t help it–in my mind, it combines the best …