Tagged: Saints

God’s Spice and 1st Discourse

In King Lear’s Last Speech on Dappled Things the author, Michael Rennier, places some lines of Father Robert Southwell side by side with the poignant speech of Shakespeare’s King Lear.  Considered together, the works...

Who Are the Fanatics?

Crisis Magazine’s Fanatical Ideas and Reasonable Convictions by Dr. Mitchell Kalpakgian will leave you with the conviction that we live in a world rife with fanatics. “In this narrow pursuit of one ruling idea,...

News Roundup: Sept. 10, 2013

Francis set off a firestorm today by accusing some Christians of being “triumphalist”.  As in the previous situation, where he accused some of Pelagianism, his remarks make no sense, and everyone is scrambling to...