Category Archives: Creation Care

Mother Nature winds up

I have a sinking feeling that Mother Nature is gearing up to show us, yet again, that it’s not nice to try to fool her or to abuse her. The toll could be billions. I’m not just talking about climate … Continue reading

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Toxic or Tonic?

What happened to our Arcadia? We stopped listening to it. We stopped dancing, we moved away, we started listening to the chant of the Machine instead. It is debt we chase now, not the moon. We are individuals, not parts … Continue reading

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3 clips, 1 comment

1 The first major policy intervention from Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the noted social-media personality and future dictator-for-life of the Americas (I believe she’s also a congresswoman of some sort), is a quite-extraordinary document: a blueprint for fighting climate change that manages … Continue reading

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Clippings and commentary, 12/1/18

Andrew Sullivan was on fire yesterday. On this lousy grey day, I’ve found other bright spots on the net. Continue reading

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Monday Potpourri, 8/27/18

Humanae Vitae revisited, Alan Jacobs on why Trump and Francis are going nowhere, and response to “do GMOs go to heaven?” Continue reading

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Wrong language for the job

The most radical influence of reductive science has been the virtually universal adoption of the idea that the world, its creatures, and all the parts of its creatures are machines – that is, that there is no difference between creature … Continue reading

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Sunday, 11/5/17

If you don’t have enough time to read this today, that’s really okay. Continue reading

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Thursday 1/5/17

Points for integrity, anyway Virginitas in partu? ConLawProf’s Ironic Legacy What Trial Lawyers Know That Ubiquitous Resolution Wendell Berry’s hierarchy of evil Taking the Federalist Cure

Posted in Atheism, Creation Care, Dignitary harm, Discrimination, Evangelicalism, Food, Legalia, Orthodoxy, Religious freedom, Rights Talk, Roman Catholicism, Secularism, Sundry flakes

Wednesday 12/28/16

Conformity; The Temptation of Every Civilization; Them wicked crackers are at it again; Christmas Scandals now and then Continue reading

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Christmas Eve 2016

Kristof and Keller; Pieper on Sophistry; Joel Salatin’s Benediction; Unpollable; Zero-Sum America Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), 9th Commandment Watch, Capitalism, Corporatism, Creation Care, Economia, Food, Free-range Christians, Health care, Health Care, Humor, Political Matters, Rhetorical fallacies, Small is Beautiful, Sundry flakes, Technology, the worst are full of passionate intensity