Tag Archives: Theotokos

Rediscovering imaginary Mary

It’s Advent, drawing nigh to Christmas, so religion writers turn in desperation for new angles, giving this fan of the old angles an occasional case of the heebie-jeebies. For instance, there’s something weird and a little creepy about Evangelicals trying … Continue reading

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Sunday, 8/2/15

Reuben, Faerie-Seer The CEO Whiperer Venerating Mary Jesus Prayer for an anxious age Wrestling with Paul Happy Warriors

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Godbaby (and mom)

Back in my Conscientious Objector days, I had a passionate pacifist quote from Menno Simons (whence Mennonite, I believe) on my wall for several years, and even tried attending a Mennonite church because of their historic pacifism. I was kindly disposed … Continue reading

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Tasty Tidbits 8/20/11

Banned Book hypothetical Roll over, Beethoven Winston Bullies and their victims in Spain. A rare disagreement with Fr. Pat. Police blotter.

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Tasty Tidbits 8/13/11 – Curmudgeon Special

Anathema (Corporatism I) Can you top this I? A golden anniversary Catholicism/Americanism mish-mash. Rick Perry’s Crony Capitalism Problem. Can you top this II? Food police (Corporatism II). Corporatism III A Feast of the Mother of God. (I seem to detect … Continue reading

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