If Christ Has Not Been Raised

Here’s a little piece I did a few years back on why I think it obvious the Resurrection really happened.  Exalted Felicitations of the Day! I’m told the latest trend among professional atheists, who read each other but not actual New Testament scholarship except from the hothouse of court prophets for atheism like Bob Price [Read More...]

It’s St. Urho’s Day!

And who among us is immune to the excitement? St. Urho, Epic Hero of the Finns since, oh, the 1950s or so! St.  Urho, who drove the crickets from Finland with the mystic words, “Grasshopper, grasshopper, go away!” St. Urho, subject of a marketing campaign by Finns jealous of all the press St. Patrick gets! As [Read More...]

Firefly Valentines!

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Alveda King Continues…

the fight MLK began. Who looks more interested in the fruitful prospering of African-Americans: King or Margaret Sanger, founder of Planned Parenthood, seen here addressing some of her close friends and kindred spirits on the vital need to eliminate “human weeds” like… Martin Luther King, Jr. and similar useless eaters: [Read more...]

Happy New Years Day!

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Farewell 2012!

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As we head into Christmas…

…blogging gets lighter over the holidays (or stops altogether if the Mayans turn out to be right today). But before I go/Ragnarok occurs/Jesus plays the ultimate prank by returning just to mess with New Age heads I thought I would say thanks to youse guys for being such great readers, great people, and great Catholics. [Read More...]

25 Years Ago

Sherry Weddell and I entered the Catholic Church at Sacred Heart parish in Seattle, in the shadow of the Space Needle. Happy Anniversary, Sherry! What a long strange trip it’s been! Sherry has written a lovely account of that long-ago day and the days that led up to it in “The Advent of the Three [Read More...]

Give thanks!

I’m taking off for Thanksgiving, but before I go I want to give thanks–for youse guys! I’m typically in the thick of arguing about some idea or other and don’t take as much time as I ought to simply say how much I appreciate all you faithful readers who have been so generous with your [Read More...]

Monsters vs. Monstrance

A little something from a couple of years ago in honor of the day. [Read more...]

Jimmy and Simcha and Me on Halloween

Jimmy Akin put up a fun vid on scary Halloween costumes here. And then Simcha wrote a piece which, for me, needs nothing more than the title to make it the greatest Catholic Halloween post of all time: “Do Brains Break the Communion Fast?” For my own take on Halloween, go here. And, by the [Read More...]