*This is not Daniel or William, but I didn’t have a picture of either of them. Nor is that animal a lamb. It looks like a pig from here, but I can’t really tell… Great news! Daniel Lower was FINALLY recieved into the Catholic Church within the last few weeks. Here he is, writing about…Details
Your holy hearsay is not evidence
Give me the good news in the present tense. . .
So shut the Bible up and show me how
The Christ you talk about is living now.
An InsideCatholic article addresses just this truth: Scarry’s analysis goes further. In The Body in Pain, she shows how torture violates every single aspect of the created world: “The contents of the [torture] room, its furnishings, are converted into weapons: the most common instance of this is the bathtub that figures prominently in the reports…Details
Give me an African-American president who knows that because his ancestors lived in Africa, they were deemed non-persons and unworthy of human rights and dignity. Give me an African-American president whose ancestors were derided as ‘monkeys’ and ‘apes’ because of their skin color and facial features. Such a president would know that a person’s humanity…Details
Obama continues to allow the assassination of U.S. citizens. Reminds me of a picture: Aaaaaand other things: Nerdy as it is, I am fascinated by the WOW! signal, a signal from space that could have been transmitted by intelligent life. Read a rundown of it here. I don’t know what I think of the moral…Details
Mark Shea had a response to some of the anti-Catholicism in the recent Church scandal, mainly the idea that an Institution must be wrong if its leadership is sinful. It reminded me of Tolstoy: …”What about you…You preach very well, but do you carry out what you preach?” This to me is the most natural…Details