Category Archives: Newsworthy

Synod on the Family

There are many (far, far too many) on the Internet who are gushing angst over the Synod on the Family, especially the politicized Catholics (who think Pope Francis may be the Antichrist),  and  narcissistic hedonists whose hubris convinces them Rome … Continue reading

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NPR Profile of Bishop Robert Barron

It is in sound bites, and has to be a bit shallow because of their time constraints, but it is fair, and a good introduction to Bishop Robert.

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Euthanasia: The Next Battleground

A disturbing “meme” showed up on my FB the other day. My response was “bullshit!” It sparked an argument with an old friend who is susceptible to emotivist cries for “compassion” without thinking through the consequences of an action. The … Continue reading

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Clockwork, Like Clockwork

I am most pleased to report Saint John Baptist is reliable as always. First thunderstorm (with the necessary accoutrements of wind and thunder) arrived at 2:30 PM local time. Thanks, Saint Jack.

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News, News, Everywhere The News

Another horrific multiple murder in the news. Doesn’t matter what day it is, of late, there is bound to be a horrific multiple murder in the news every few days. Of course, the current (ephemeral) Media Narrative is that the … Continue reading

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He Really Did Say It

“I expect to die in bed, my successor will die in prison and his successor will die a martyr in the public square. His successor will pick up the shards of a ruined society and slowly help rebuild civilization, as … Continue reading

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Another Good Website

These folks are in the apologetics game.  Not something I could easily do, since my rebuttal usually occurs to me in the middle of the night, rather than at the time I need it. But they seem to do good … Continue reading

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