Category Archives: Natural Law


As if on cue, an example of today’s version of satanic banality. I’m really sticking my neck out on this, but here goes. But first, remember the conclusion to my latest blog when you parse “satanic”: The man who approaches … Continue reading

Posted in deathworks, Legalia, Marriage (civil), Marriage (real), Moralistic therapeutic deism, Natural Law, Nominalism and Realism, Sacramental Tapestry | Tagged ,

Potpourri (mostly political) 9/25/18

1 I apologize if I’ve quoted this before, but I’m a retired lawyer, I’ve watched SCOTUS for decades, and I can’t stop mulling this over. Here goes: I can imagine two operative standards for a nominee in Kavanaugh’s shoes. One … Continue reading

Posted in Abortion distortion factor, Gnosticism, Marriage (real), Natural Law, Political Matters | Tagged , ,

Creed and deed

Are Christian ethics separable from Christian doctrine? Continue reading

Posted in Christianity generally, Duly noted, Ecclesiology, Faith & Ideology, Natural Law, Thrown down gauntlet

The mind that dare not speak its name

The mind that dare not speak its name is what makes Albert Mohler interesting. Continue reading

Posted in Evangelicalism, Faith & Ideology, Natural Law, Science, Sexualia, Thrown down gauntlet, transgenderism

Monday, 11/27/17

A couple of things with a little substance plus some cut-and-paste fun items. Continue reading

Posted in alt-right, conservatism, Demographics, Faith & Ideology, Marriage (real), Natural Law, Orthodoxy, paganism, Poverty, progressivism, Sexualia

Tryptophan reading

The stuff I omitted in this morning’s post. Continue reading

Posted in Anodynes & Nostrums, Bread & Circuses, conservatism, Evangelicalism, Foreign Affairs, Free-range Christians, Humor, Journalism, Natural Law, Orthodoxy, progressivism, Sexualia, Virtue signaling

Monday, 9/18/17

Notably, NYT’s Ryan Liptak tries to do a fair job on the Masterpiece Cake case, and comes pretty close. More. Continue reading

Posted in death, Dignitary harm, Discrimination, Evangelicalism, Gaying away the Pray, Natural Law, Nominalism and Realism, Political Matters, Religious freedom, Rights Talk, Speech & Press

May the dogma live loudly within you

I’m learning that there’s a lot to rant about besides politics. Continue reading

Posted in Christendom, Damn rackets, Declinism, Evangelicalism, Faith & Ideology, Health care, Moralistic therapeutic deism, Natural Law, Orthodoxy, Political Matters, Roman Catholicism, Sexualia, Technology, Uncategorized

Friday, 8/11/17

Two from the news, two from deeper. Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, Heckler's Veto, Journalism, Justice, Natural Law, Speech & Press, Uncategorized | Tagged ,

Mélange 7/6/17

Wretched excess in America; Due process banished from campus; The Return of Angelism; Race and IQ. Continue reading

Posted in Evangelicalism, Faith & Ideology, Food, Gnosticism, Justice, Legalia, Natural Law, Patriotic Correctness, Political Matters, progressivism, Sexualia, Sport, Sundry flakes