Category Archives: Sunday Thoughts

There is a Sunday Thought…

…on the Newman page.

Posted in John Henry Newman, Sunday Thoughts | Comments Off

Sunday Thanksgiving

For the past several months I’ve been attending what was, until recently, a Continuing Anglican parish right here in the neighborhood. It goes by the name of the theological mystery which most entrances me: Incarnation Catholic Church. It now belongs … Continue reading

Posted in Catholicism, Prayer, Sunday Thoughts | 4 Comments

Sunday Thought: Love is Not Love

(Yes, it’s a day late.) One of the more frequent effusions masquerading as an argument in support of gay marriage is that “the government shouldn’t be able to tell people whom they can love.” (Which, even in the days of … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity, education, Sunday Thoughts, the marriage wars | 2 Comments

Sunday Thought: A Land Not Yet Found

“Beauty is unbearable, drives us to despair, offering us for a minute the glimpse of an eternity we should like to stretch out over the whole of time.” – Albert Camus (from Notebooks, 1935-1951) …The postmodern skeptic, faced with an … Continue reading

Posted in Art, culture and morality, Sunday Thoughts | 4 Comments

“Fearing the Man from Nazareth”…

…is the title of an essay by Rebecca Bynum at The New English Review. It begins: Something the most vehement non-Muslim defenders of Islam often tell me is they have no fear of the consequences of Islamization, either for themselves … Continue reading

Posted in Sunday Thoughts | 1 Comment

Sunday Reference: Style and substance

On the Newman Page, I take note of an excellent review by Edward Short in The Weekly Standard of a new book by Ian Ker.

Posted in Sunday Thoughts | Comments Off

A Sunday Thought…

…can be found on the Newman page, entitled “A Woman Made High.” It is from a biography containing an excerpt of Newman’s open letter to Dr. Pusey, in which he passionately defends the honor paid to Our Lady by the … Continue reading

Posted in Catholicism, Sunday Thoughts, The Blessed Virgin | Comments Off

No Sunday Thought…

but there is a new Witness excerpt called “All That Life Has to Give,” from my favorite part of the book. Call me a sucker for love.

Posted in Sunday Thoughts, Witness | Comments Off

Faith and the World

There is a Sunday Thought on the Newman page.

Posted in John Henry Newman, Sunday Thoughts | Comments Off

On the Goodness of God

There is a Sunday Thought on the Newman page.

Posted in John Henry Newman, Sunday Thoughts | Comments Off