Kevin O’Brien has an interesting look…

at Fr. Richard Rohr and his Immortal Diamond. By the way, Kevin has a series of videos out for homeschoolers you should check out.  Here’s one of them, illustrating the pretty dang highbrow type nature of his work: [Read more…]

If you are interested in faith and film, check this out

Go here to enter. [Read more…]

Baby Christian and New Constantine American Christian Hero Trump

…just issued a blackmail threat to Comey: James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 12, 2017 This is actually happening and Rod Dreher gives the details. Next up: Super Duper Real[TM] Christians fan out across St. Blog’s [Read More…]

The Great Seduction

A reader writes: Rod Dreher has a pretty good takedown of the executive order that came out of the White House recently. Between this and the AHCA, as Ross Douthat tweeted it, “This has not been a particularly good day for the Catholic case for Trump.” So far it looks like the Trump administration will [Read More…]

One of the great (accidentally) prolife movies now has a sequel

Looking forward to it. [Read more…]

Where we are in salvation history

Only about 25% of the human race was baptized in the 2000 years since Pentecost and only 36% of all human beings who have lived over the past 2,000 years had a chance to hear the Gospel and be baptized. Granting fully that God is God and the Second Coming could be at any moment, [Read More…]

Jeeper Creepers! Corporate Peepers!

A reader who is a lawyer writes: Remember the “cute” Burger King snafu with its commercials triggering personal electronic devices? It was a test, apparently, of a feature they deliberately put into your cell phones. And there’s no problem with remote-control technology being used to control your life at whim, with no requirement of justification [Read More…]

I hate being right all the time

Pope Francis just upped the ante on the “debate” (so-called) over the death penalty. I use scare quotes and say “so-called” because in reality the “debate” consists of three popes, all the bishops of the world, and the rest of the civilized world vs. Communist China, North Korea, a smattering of backward Islamic Bronze Age [Read More…]

Everything the Postmodern Right used to oppose it now embodies

Death panels, for instance. A White House death panel just declared that I do not deserve health insurance because I am a diabetic. And the best part is that I know for certain that Good Catholic and Evangelical court prophets will instantly step up to reassert the Bronze Age belief that illness is God’s punishment [Read More…]

On the bright side, we live in a Golden Age for comedy

Since Christian Trump supporters are too busy disgracing themselves with lying defenses of the indefensible, God has given the task of telling the truth to clowns: [Read more…]