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His real name was Matthew, known in the universe of Catholic blogging as zippycatholic. Having mostly retired from blogging, I am not at the moment well-equipped to write this, but I will not let Zippy go without saying goodbye. As … Continue reading
A place I thought lost is becoming, or has become, a bright spot in Catholic higher education. The Catholic University of America, formerly known as Fr. Charles Curran’s heretical playground, is rediscovering, or has rediscovered, its Catholic identity; if, that … Continue reading
I should trouble myself to wish the few who visit here a Merry Christmas, even though [He] was the true Light, which lighteth every man that cometh into the world. He was in the world, and the world was made … Continue reading
Heard a Protestant preacher fielding questions on the radio the other day. He was an expert on something, though I can’t remember what. Maybe God’s justice and the reality of hell. Anyway, he’d written a book he hoped people would … Continue reading
My daughter’s daughter, my granddaughter. She’s now one year old, and when she looks at me, I’m like a dead man come to life again.
[Update: two more articles went up at Crisis on the same topic, and Zippy makes his appearance in comments to both. Sorry, you'll have to find them yourself. It's easy.] In case you didn’t get your fill of the atom … Continue reading
…is the title of an article by George Will, one I can finally agree with. I can’t help but wonder, though, if a man who has described himself as “an amiable, low-voltage atheist” fully appreciates the implications of the truth … Continue reading
We will not, this time anyway, have our first woman president. On a list of a hundred reasons why I might support someone for president, this one wouldn’t even make the list.
the secret soldiers of Benghazi. Watched it last night. Now I really hate her.