Monthly Archives: October 2014

Halloween 2014

If you find religious discussions boring, skip this one. Every item is franky and openly religious, not just religiously informed. Continue reading

Posted in Ecclesiology, Evangelicalism, Orthodoxy, Pinch of Incense, Prayer, Protestantism, Religious freedom, Rights Talk, Sexualia, Speech & Press | Tagged

Wednesday 10/29/14

Too parochial to see the obvious The truth about evil Secularism’s Church Liberation from sanity Unpatriotic Conservatives Rick Perry: Stupid in Nature

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Sunday, 10/25/14

I’m convinced that the perfectly logical, Star Trek Spock figure doesn’t exist, and if he did, he’d miss part of what it means to be human. What prompts that musing (“I write to see what I think,” someone wrote) is … Continue reading

Posted in Marriage (real), Orthodoxy, Roman Catholicism, Salvation

Saturday, 10/25/14

More absolute than the Puritans Catastrophic victory TGI Yuval Levin What’s next for non-gnostic Churches? At home in exile Lipstick can’t obscure the misogyny

Posted in Christendom, Christianity generally, Civil Religion, Education, Journalism, Marriage (real), Moralistic therapeutic deism, Secularism, Sexualia

Thursday, 10/23/14

Naked public universities, naked foreign policy, Churches that don’t know what they’re about and churches that pander (because the customer is always right) Continue reading

Posted in Built Environment and Infrastructure, Capitalism, Christianity generally, Consumerism, Ecclesiology, Education, Foreign Affairs, Moralistic therapeutic deism, Naked Public Square, progressivism, Roman Catholicism, Russia, Small is Beautiful | 1 Comment

Wednesday, 10/22/14

More on the Synod and … Still More on the Synod Elma Mae Wombat and the Zither Kings More pressing things on their mind Consumers of Bandaids and Genders One ipse dixit on Prayer Books

Posted in Consumerism, Marriage (real), Orthodoxy, Prayer, Roman Catholicism, Sexualia

Synod wrap-up of sorts

A few thoughts related to the synod recently concluded. I think they’re original, or at least I didn’t plagiarize them. Also, an “I told you so.” Continue reading

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Sunday, 10/19/14

Higher ratio than usual of good news, including the 2014 SCOTUS term on religious liberty Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Built Environment and Infrastructure, Christianity generally, Creation Care, Damn rackets, Evangelicalism, Moralistic therapeutic deism, Natural Law, Orthodoxy, Protestantism, Religious freedom, Roman Catholicism, Small is Beautiful

Friday, 10/17/14

I’ll consider not writing about this when the propaganda from the other side ceases and the arguments from my allies cease being, so often, misguided or totally ineffectual. (And when Princes of the Roman Church stop lying.) Continue reading

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Tuesday, 10/14/14

Political anthrax Brian Howey, judicial ignoramus Pro Tip (too late) for Richard Roberts

Posted in Journalism, Legalia, Marriage (real), Political Matters, Religiopreneurs, Religious freedom, Sundry flakes | Tagged