Gang of Four

Have you noticed how the most aggressive of the new atheists are all British? Left to Right are teh four most famous Christophobes: Scientist Richard Dawkins, Philosopher A.C.Grayling, Journalist Christopher Hitchens and children’s author Philip Pullman. Do authors create a trend in thought or express one that already exists in their society? I think it [Read More...]

Hitchen’s Book

I haven’t read Christopher Hitchen’s (photo of the charming chap to the right) intolerant rant, and enough other people have stood up to defend religion and demolish his sophomoric tirade. Carl Olson does a good job of rounding up the reviews here.There’s something else about it all that troubles me.Books matter. Ideas matter. Popular propaganda [Read More...]

Mass Among the Ruins

Joee Blogs posts some great photos of a recent Mass held in the ruins of St Augustine’s Abbey, in Canterbury, England. They could pull down the churches, but they can’t destroy the Church. [Read more...]

Mountain Mass

More photos here of Mass being said in France. [Read more...]

Cocktails and Canapes on the Titanic

The Owl of the Remove–tucked away in a little Northern Vermont town named for a Royalist loyalist (code for American traitor)–has avoided all skunks to write this interesting post on the gathering forces of darkness in our world. [Read more...]

A Philipino Student…

…writes what is getting to be one of my favorite blogs… [Read more...]