Mike Flynn is such a fine writer

Here is his beautiful, heartbeaking memorial to his brother Dennis.  Someday I hope to shake that man’s hand and thank him for all the gifts he’s given me through his labors with his pen. [Read more…]

Ancilla Domini…

…continues her post-abortion walk. [Read more…]

When I Think of Good and Holy People I’ve Run Across in Cyberspace…

Terry Nelson is somewhere near the top of the list. He’s a better man than I am. [Read more…]

If you are looking for a delightful book review site…

…try The Catholic Reader, who is not only thrilled at the prospect of a film adaptation of Charles Williams All Hallow’s Eve and jam-packed with reviews of everything from Scripture scholarship to A Canticle for Leibowitz, but who even signs off posts with “Read well and prosper”. My heart skipped a beat. That’s my kinda [Read More…]

The Indomitable Brandon Vogt writes:

Dr. Matthew Ramage, assistant professor of theology at Benedictine College, has just released an important new book titled Dark Passages of the Bible: Engaging Scripture with Benedict XVI and St. Thomas Aquinas (The Catholic University of America Press, 2013). Check out my interview with him here. Check thou it out. [Read more…]

If you are stumped for Christmas gift ideas…

…Lizzie Scalia has a boatload of ’em over on her blog! [Read more…]

Anybody who goes to the Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology

…is okay by me. Reader Nicholas Senz has started a new blog: DomiNickan Here’s a sample of a few posts: on liturgical music; how “love your enemies” includes the guy who cuts you off in traffic; on people who end up being “religious but not spiritual”; distinguishing celibacy, chastity, and continence; a reminder to pray [Read More…]

When Kevin O’Brien writes about how people argue on the internet

…he reminds me of ADOLF HITLER HATING PUPPIES AND BABIES LIKE A KENYAN DEMONCRAT ISLAMIC COMMIE NAZI WHO WANTS TO IMPOSE A SHARIA ATHEIST REGIME ON US AND TAKE AWAY ALL THE GUNS. [Read more…]

Jason Stellman has way too much fun…

dialing back the annual panic over the WAR ON CHRISTMAS!!!! [Read more…]

J. Budziszewski…

is a fine Catholic writer (author of the wonderful book on natural law called What We Can’t Not Know). He is a teacher of government and philosophy at the University of Texas, and a Catholic convert, specializing in natural law, with a particular interest in how we tell ourselves we don’t know what we really [Read More…]