Tag Archives: martyrdom

Clippings, 2/16/19

1 If you subscribe to First Things, don’t miss Baptism of Blood in the March edition. If you don’t, save the link for 30 days or so and the paywall will drop: [W]hen they saw the video and knew with … Continue reading

Posted in Declinism, grievance mongering, Orthodoxy, Political Matters, progressivism, realignment, Russia, war | Tagged , ,

Jonathan Chau

There’s a fair amount of buzz about the death of American Jonathan Chau at the hands of Sentinelese islanders near India. Here’s the New York Times, for instance. A secularist blogger at Patheos seized the opportunity to mock and vilify … Continue reading

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Friday, 11/10/17

Quite a potpourri, from folk theodicy and folk Calvinism though gender reassignment and untreated mental illness. Continue reading

Posted in Anodynes & Nostrums, Calvinism, Christianity generally, Film, Health care, History, Justice, Literature, Naked Emperors, Pinch of Incense, Political correctness, Political Matters, progressivism, Protestantism, Religiopreneurs, Salvation, Science, Sexualia, solidarity, Sundry flakes, transgenderism | Tagged , , , , , , ,

Thursday, 7/28/16

Père Jacques, ora pro nobis. Tim Kaine & Donald Trump demolition jobs. Conscience and the very rule of law is on the line. And how about a little ISIS backlash? Continue reading

Posted in Distributism, Economia, Legalia, Naked Emperors, Natural Law, Political Matters, Roman Catholicism | Tagged , , , , ,

Friday, 5/15/15

Martyrdom, persecution, complicity, the non-observance of Christ’s Ascension, a high-level Indiana RFRA post-mortem and, finally, beautiful music. Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Christianity generally, Corporatism, Damn rackets, Demographics, Ecclesiology, Evangelicalism, Gaying away the Pray, Libertarianism, Marriage (real), Moralistic therapeutic deism, Natural Law, Nominalism and Realism, Orthodoxy, Pinch of Incense, Protestantism, Religious freedom, Roman Catholicism, Secularism, Sexualia, Sundry flakes, The best lack all conviction, the worst are full of passionate intensity | Tagged , ,

Tuesday, 2/24/15

Musings on our policies in the Middle East and Africa, with an emphasis on the obsession to distinguish true religion from false. Continue reading

Posted in "Spiritual" (maybe Religious), Dispensationalism, eulogy, Foreign Affairs, Islam, progressivism, Salvation | Tagged , ,

Monday, July 22, 2013

Soggy Sweat’s Whiskey Speech Hobby Lobby gets its injunction Cross Mother Theresa and Princes Di

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Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Barbarians inside the schoolhouse gate. Cheer up. It could (and will) be worse. An ideology that thinks it’s The Truth. Imagine that!

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