Monthly Archives: November 2016

Wednesday 11/30/16

The King’s Banquet Francis and The Dubia What use is “middle ages”? How convenient! France’s wart

Posted in Christendom, Discrimination, History, Orthodoxy, Prayer, Roman Catholicism, Sacramental Tapestry, Sexualia, Travel, Worship

Tuesday 11/29/16

How lovely to be Your guest; More, more, more!; Provincial Brooklynite rants against provincials; Foreign reactions to Trump; Obamacare; Recount’s Silver Lining; The Trumpista Monster Responds Continue reading

Posted in grievance mongering, Health care, Health Care, irony, Jeremiad, Orthodoxy, Poetry, Political Matters, progressivism, Small is Beautiful, Worship

Sunday 11/27/16

Divine ascent; Appalachian Trump Voters; Better than Federalism; Self-Identified Christians Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Asceticism, chicken hawks, Christianity generally, Economia, Evangelicalism, Fasting, Foreign Affairs, Globalization, Health care, Health Care, Holy Tradition, Plutocracy, Political Matters, populism, subsidiarity | Tagged

Saturday 11/26/16

Principal verities; Presumptuous election post-mortem; Pro-life’s “old guard”; Price of Freedom. Plus, a recitation of Rudyard Kipling’s “The Gods of the Copybook Page.” Continue reading

Posted in conservatism, Gnosticism, Nominalism and Realism, Plutocracy, Poetry, Political Matters, Sexualia

Friday 11/25/16

Pro forma spiritual “care”; No permanent failure; Diversity and Inclusion cant; The New Cargo Cult; #HRC_Fail (for a change); Down a fundy rabbit hole; Wyoming Catholic College Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Capitalism, Education, Evangelicalism, Free-range Christians, Health care, Roman Catholicism, Sexualia, Sundry flakes

Thanksgiving Day 2016

In the Gnostic Dream world History doesn’t repeat, but … Nationalisms There oughta be a law How privacy gets lost

Posted in Abortion distortion factor, Demographics, Economia, Faith & Ideology, Gnosticism, History, Legalia, Life political issues, Natural Law, Nominalism and Realism, Political Matters, Rights Talk, Sexualia, Speech & Press, Sundry flakes | Tagged

Wednesday 11/23/16

Comfort for the logorrheic; Is this your lucky day?; The Truth about Post-Truth Politics: Like “racist” from SPLC; Another reason to love Mitch; Applied Distributism Continue reading

Posted in 9th Commandment Watch, conservatism, Declinism, Distributism, Ecclesiology, Economia, Evangelicalism, Faith & Ideology, Free-range Christians, Holy Tradition, Journalism, Orthodoxy, Political Matters, Protestantism, Small is Beautiful | 1 Comment

Tuesday 11/22/16

Reality check; Angry at the politics of anger; A slap and a girlfriend; Both parties blown up; America’s “conservatism”; Becoming what you condemn; Distractor-in-Chief Continue reading

Posted in 9th Commandment Watch, conservatism, irony, Journalism, Orthodoxy, Political Matters

Monday 11/21/16

Racists and existential threats; Forensic science on parade; The illiberal foundations of liberalism; All they want for Christmas is a white ethno-state; “Christians” felt great on 11/9/16? Continue reading

Posted in conservatism, Evangelicalism, Family, Foreign Affairs, liberalism, Political Matters, Protestantism, Science, ThingsThatFrustrateMeAbout2016

Sunday 11/20/16

Can we simply gain our souls?; The consumerist narrative; Constantly moving happiness machines; The experience of veneration Continue reading

Posted in Consumerism, Economia, Faith & Ideology, Marriage (real), Protestantism, Salvation, Thrown down gauntlet, Transvaluation of Values, Worship