Category Archives: Pretexting

Infidel text-picking solely to belabor believers. A subset of mau-mauing.

Bearing reality

I anticipated reading in Monday’s newspapers some analysis of how Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s potential corroborating witnesses (those she said were at the party where Brett Kavanaugh allegedly assaulted her) have all failed to corroborate anything about the party, including … Continue reading

Posted in Heckler's Veto, Justice, Miscellany, myth, Naked Emperors, Pretexting, progressivism | Tagged , ,

Not just another warring Hobbesian voice

Force is not a tool of the Kingdom of God. Continue reading

Posted in Dispensationalism, Faith & Ideology, Integralism, Pretexting, progressivism

Tuesday, 11/7/17

Christian Philosophy Choosing against choice Culture normalizes Thoughts, prayers, tweets Asian Junket Haiku

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Calvinism, Civil Religion, grievance mongering, Poetry, Political Matters, Prayer, Pretexting, Secularism, Sundry flakes, the worst are full of passionate intensity, Virtue signaling | Tagged , , ,

Christian Worldview® processing

Christian Worldview® Education Putting Choice First Benedict or Constantine?

Posted in Benedict Option, Creationism, Education, Evangelicalism, Faith & Ideology, Naked Emperors, Political Matters, Pretexting, Religious freedom, Thrown down gauntlet, Virtue signaling | Tagged

Liberal Protestantism & more

Rod Dreher on liberal protestantism, Thomas Sowell on changes in his lifetime, George Will on questions for SCOTUS nominees, and John McCain tips his hand. Continue reading

Posted in Benedict Option, Christianity generally, Education, Evangelicalism, Foreign Affairs, History, Journalism, Moralistic therapeutic deism, Political Matters, Pretexting, Protestantism, Russia, Secularism, Selma Envy, the worst are full of passionate intensity, Virtue signaling | Tagged

BenOp perception versus reality

Far more Benedict Option buzz today than I can survey, but Andy Crouch may have the pithiest and most timely. Continue reading

Posted in 9th Commandment Watch, Benedict Option, Christianity generally, Civil Religion, Evangelicalism, Internet, Journalism, Moralistic therapeutic deism, Political Matters, Pretexting, Religious freedom, Secularism, Sexualia, Sundry flakes, Transvaluation of Values | Tagged ,

Monday 12/5/16

Full Circle; The ban on Catholic Marriage; Butcher, Baker, Calligrapher; Trump Maximizing Personal Power; Inevitable isn’t what it used to be. Continue reading

Posted in Creationism, Dignitary harm, Discrimination, Legalia, Marriage (real), Natural Law, populism, Pretexting, Religious freedom, Rights Talk, Science, Secularism, Sexualia, Speech & Press

Friday, 11/4/16

Minimal politics. Some mockery in a non-political vein. Continue reading

Posted in Abortion distortion factor, Evangelicalism, Faith & Ideology, Gaying away the Pray, Life political issues, Pretexting, Roman Catholicism, Russia, Salvation, Sexualia, subsidiarity

Hillary: The Rod of God’s Anger

Two (or more) can play “who’s got the most outlandish Old Testament typology for his candidate?” I’ll see your Samson and raise you an Assyrian. Continue reading

Posted in Evangelicalism, Political Matters, Pretexting, Sundry flakes

Friday 9/2/16

Electoral College; You’re so lame (you probably think this même is about you); Stay, Marco, stay!; Garbage-can literature; SETI; National Right to Life (sigh!) endorses Trump; Landmark political day Continue reading

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