Monthly Archives: October 2016

Reformation day dissent

The Reformers’ errant anthropology and resultant worship and even architectural novelties produced a substantially new and novel religion … Continue reading

Posted in Orthodoxy, Protestantism, Roman Catholicism, Sacramental Tapestry, Secularism, Worship

Sunday 10/30/16

Immortality of the Soul? — Doing God’s heavy lifting for him — “Changing history” — The Al Smith Dinner — Erasmus, Moore, Dreher and Libresco — Gospel plagiarizes The Matrix Continue reading

Posted in History, Humor, Orthodoxy, Roman Catholicism, Sacramental Tapestry

Friday 10/28/16

Economics and politics. Nothing earth-shattering. Continue reading

Posted in Damn rackets, Economia, Globalization, Journalism, Naked Emperors, Political Matters

Thursday 10/27/16

New! Improved! 50% more items than usual! Continue reading

Posted in Declinism, Discrimination, Ecclesiology, Faith & Ideology, Foreign Affairs, grievance mongering, Health care, Internet, Journalism, Naked Public Square, Orthodoxy, Political Matters, populism, Religious freedom, Rights Talk, Roman Catholicism, Russia, statism, Sundry flakes, the worst are full of passionate intensity, Tipsy's Law, Transvaluation of Values | Tagged , , ,

Wednesday 10/26/16

“Highest and Best” – A sickly sub-pagan state – Liberal ultramontanism – BLM – More than a little ironic – Religious Right: theological liberals – Jack Chick, RIP Continue reading

Posted in Benedict Option, Consumerism, Damn rackets, Duly noted, Economia, Evangelicalism, Faith & Ideology, Heckler's Veto, Legalia, Political Matters, Protestantism, Roman Catholicism, Sexualia, Speech & Press, Sundry flakes, Transvaluation of Values, Worship | Tagged ,

Monday 10/24/16

As sympathetic to Trump’s candidacy as any blog yet. Continue reading

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Sunday 10/23/16

Good without God? Tipsy’s “Evangelicalism” Category gets a meaningful name change. And, of course, dread political hypocrisy and corruption. Continue reading

Posted in Abortion distortion factor, Capitalism, Christianity generally, Civil Religion, Dispensationalism, Distributism, Economia, Evangelicalism, Free-range Christians, History, Journalism, Life political issues, Naked Public Square, Orthodoxy, Political Matters, Protestantism, Roman Catholicism, Secularism, Sexualia, Small is Beautiful | Tagged

Friday evening, 10/21/16

Which God don’t you believe in? Shoring up The Imperium Lumpy. That’s what we are. An unexpectedly Safe (Internet) Space Realism versus Ideology Never say die Sane Donald Judicial Confirmation Question #1

Posted in Abortion distortion factor, Atheism, Dignitary harm, Empire, Foreign Affairs, Internet, Legalia, Life political issues, Literature, Religious freedom, Rights Talk, Speech & Press, terrorism, ThingsThatFrustrateMeAbout2016

Friday Supplement

Just when I finished up a ten-item blog and turned to Facebook, another comes up. Continue reading

Posted in Humor, ThingsThatFrustrateMeAbout2016

Friday 10/21/16

My sabbatical reminds me that some things are primary, others aren’t. But I’m still a citizen, hence back to work. Continue reading

Posted in Evangelicalism, Free-range Christians, Justice, Legalia, Life political issues, Orthodoxy, Roman Catholicism, ThingsThatFrustrateMeAbout2016