Thou art Peter… And upon this rock I will build my new movement within Judaism that is to evolve into Christianity. (Somebody named Rev. Edward Franks, an Episcopalian engaged in (surprise!) “gay” causes (support for “gay marriage”) corrects John Mallon for taking Jesus seriously.) [Read more...]

From our bulging “Relapsed Catholic is Back” file [Read more...]

Memo to Jew Haters: Buh-bye! I’m not a complete libertarian in the realm of ideas. There are conversations I don’t believe it is worth my time to have–or moderate. If somebody wants to fill up my comments boxes on the “question” of whether Hitler got a bad rap, or “Incest: A Sensitive Reappraisal” or “Let’s [Read More...]

It’s the weekend, so I’m mostly outta here However, you can read my piece on The Uncle Walt Fallacy over on Catholic Exchange. Also, if you live in Seattle, why not stop by Blessed Sacrament parish today (just north of 50th on 9th, in the U District) for our annual Greenspire Medieval Faire. We’ll be [Read More...]

When I read stuff like this It reminds me of this: Since the modern world began in the sixteenth century, nobody’s system of philosophy has really corresponded to everybody’s sense of reality: to what, if left to themselves, common men would call common sense. Each started with a paradox: a peculiar point of view demanding [Read More...]

JPII Points out Obvious to AmChurch Types Who are Too Clever and Brilliant to See the Obvious Here, here, and here. In other news, Richard “Set my Superior Chromosomes Free!” McBrien condescendingly explains to aging, unpopular, out-of-touch Pope why superior Americans don’t need the sacrament of reconciliation any more. [Read more...]

Fellow Blogger John Mallon Has an Editorial on VOTF in the Boston Globe [Read more...]

Selections from Sungenis’ Piece on the Jews for People who Don’t have Time to Read Endless Internet Tomes Numerous people have briefly scanned the Sungenis piece and then written me asking, “What’s the big deal? He’s critical of the bishop’s dumb “Reflections” document which wiggle waggle all over the place and can’t seem to make [Read More...]

Then again, there are saintly priests, even in California [Read more...]

Why I find Cardinal Mahony’s behavior so revolting A well-placed source told this digit that Mahony’s minions had these anti-protest protesters brought in to make it appear that the archdiocese’s hugely Hispanic membership supports the cardinal. When one of the protesters was asked in Spanish what the sign he was carrying proclaimed, he said he [Read More...]

Girl power! [Read more...]

You ask and It is Done! Behold, a web site, written by Jews who actually know something about the Talmud. [Read more...]