Monthly Archives: June 2015

Tuesday, 6/30/15

On last week’s OTHER big disappointment to many, some around (not on) the “marriage” decision, and the conceit of sola scriptura. Continue reading

Posted in Calvinism, Evangelicalism, Health Care, History, Justice, Legalia, Marriage (real), Naked Public Square, Orthodoxy

Sunday afternoon, 6/28/15

Modest contributions to the discussion on marriage in America now, plus three other items. Continue reading

Posted in Christianity generally, Discrimination, Evangelicalism, History, Legalia, liberalism, Marriage (real), Nominalism and Realism, Political Matters, progressivism, Religious freedom, Sexualia, Speech & Press, statism, Transvaluation of Values | Tagged

Preliminary thoughts on the putsch

SCOTUS doubles down on dignity Justice Kennedy’s mish-mash American Samizdat Where from here for Churches?

Posted in Discrimination, Evangelicalism, Legalia, Marriage (real), Pinch of Incense, Plutocracy, Political Matters, Religious freedom, Speech & Press

Friday, 6/26/15

Mostly sharing the bon mots of others – Chesteron, Robert Penn Warren, Walker Percy — even Rod Dreher Continue reading

Posted in Calvinism, Christianity generally, conservatism, Creation Care, Damn rackets, Feminism, History, liberalism, Natural Law, Political Matters, Roman Catholicism, Science, Sexualia, Sundry flakes, the worst are full of passionate intensity | Tagged , ,

Wednesday, 6/24/15

Laudato Si praised and panned, Tipsy’s sub-Beta Epitaph, and more. Continue reading

Posted in Christianity generally, Creation Care, Health care, Journalism, Roman Catholicism, Secularism, Sundry flakes

Tuesday, 6/23/15

Why the Charleston shooting haunts Authority and credibility Signs of bankruptcy Complete fools and their child props ABTD Get Cloak and stop taking dumb advice

Posted in Capitalism, Christianity generally, Family, Marriage (real), Nominalism and Realism, Political Matters, Sexualia, Sundry flakes, Technology | Tagged

Father’s Day

Heart of a Father The World’s Most Important Mother

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The insoluble problem behind gay “marriage”

I’m in awe of Brendan O’Neil’s Spiked piece, The Trouble With Gay Marriage. At first, I thought I could add nothing, and truly I can’t add much bulk. But I think I can domesticate some of his examples, and tell … Continue reading

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Friday, 6/19/15

Maybe this trends a little bit grim, but if you’re not a little bit grim these days, you’re not paying attention. Continue reading

Posted in Christendom, conservatism, Creation Care, Evangelicalism, History, Orthodoxy, Political Matters, Scientism, Sexualia, Technology

Wednesday 6/18/15

You can’t un-see it Craven Bastard Update Bernie Sanders takes off Masters of the Cosmos

Posted in Education, Empire, Foreign Affairs, Political Matters, progressivism, Protestantism, Russia, war