So St. Peter Says to Frankenstein…

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This Is Totally How I Imagined It …

Frank

… when I was little. We were Monster Kids: our brains were rewired by the 4:30 movie. [Read more...]

Among The Catholic Writers and Marketers

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Yesterday I took a day and traveled into the wilds of central Jersey to attend the Catholic Writers Conference and Catholic Marketing Network. I was invited by the wonderful Margaret Rose Realy … well, actually, my daughter’s cupcakes were invited, and I had to tag along to set them up. Margaret had seen my girl’s award-winning [Read More...]

Comments Off / Ite Ad Franciscum

Comments will be off for the foreseeable future as I deal with the final illness of my father. Posts will begin again when we are through. Prayers are always appreciated Meanwhile, you have better things to read. The irrepressible Brandon Vogt has made the new encyclical, Lumen Fidei, available in multiple downloadable and online readable [Read More...]

A Brief But Essential Interview With Peter Kreeft

On “diversity,” Islam, Christianity, the homosexual rights movement, love, fighting, and more. Dispatches from the frontlines of the culture wars, courtesy of Lifesite. This is how you do it, folks: Love fights. Love cares. Love discriminates. And therefore there is in Scripture, very clearly, a thing called the ‘wrath of God’. God hates all enemies [Read More...]

Catholic Techie Interview

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Sarah Reinhard at CatholicMom.com has run out of interesting Catholic Techies to interview, so she let me rattle on like a pompous ass for a couple hundreds words. Here’s a bit of it: For me, the new evangelization has two parts. As a Catechist, I know that I’m essentially now in mission territory, with only [Read More...]

I Can’t Write Cursive…

Thomas

… and apparently that makes me some kinda idjit. Here’s all I have to say about that: UPDATE: I should clarify that the comments weren’t directed at me personally, but on various conversations I’ve seen more than one person say it is not possible to consider yourself literate unless you master cursive. I don’t disagree [Read More...]

A Very Short Post on the Seriously Important News of the Day

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Black Sabbath lands at #1 on the Billboard chart for the first time in their career. Let me just say: OZZZZZY! Dial up 13 on your music streaming service of choice. It’s a great album. Classic Sabbath. And don’t get all weird about the first single, “God is Dead?” Note the question mark, and remember that [Read More...]


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