Category Archives: politics

Chesterton on the Councils of Christendom…

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“Nobody will ever write a history of Europe that will make any sort of sense, until he does justice to the Councils of the Church, those vast and yet subtle collaborations for thrashing out a thousand thoughts to find the true thought of the Church.  The great religious Councils of the Church are far more practical and important than the… Read more »

An Open Question for Christians

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When is the Christian community going to stand together and make a commitment to homeschool all our children?  For too long Christian families have willingly handed their children over to the hands of the State (into the hands of moral strangers) for seven hours a day, five days a week, ten months a year.  Think about that.  Handing your kids… Read more »

To confuse teaching with learning…

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” Many students, especially those who are poor, intuitively know what the schools do for them. They school them to confuse process and substance. Once these become blurred, a new logic is assumed: the more treatment there is, the better are the results; or, escalation leads to success. The pupil is thereby “schooled” to confuse teaching with learning, grade advancement… Read more »

Prisons and people…

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” Prisons do not disappear social problems, they disappear human beings. Homelessness, unemployment, drug addiction, mental illness, and illiteracy are only a few of the problems that disappear from public view when the human beings contending with them are relegated to cages ” – Angela Davis

The condition of social amelioration…

“…we live in a moral universe, that evil is self-defeating, that good is self-preserving; that the basic troubles of the world are not in politics or economics but in our hearts and our souls, and that spiritual regeneration is the condition of social amelioration.” – Archbishop Fulton Sheen

We need to talk about an injustice

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We need to talk about an injustice…: http://youtu.be/c2tOp7OxyQ8 You need to see this.  Please, dear reader, take the time to watch this in full.  

Your “justice” system, America

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To bring the prisoners from the dungeon

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I have given you as a covenant to the people, a light to the nations, to open the eyes that are blind, to bring out the prisoners from the dungeon, from the prison those who sit in darkness.  I am the LORD, that is my name; my glory I give to no other Proverbs 42 Glory be to Adonai

The Christian Penumbra

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http://mobile.nytimes.com/2014/03/30/opinion/sunday/douthat-the-christian-penumbra.html?_r=0&referrer= An excellent article talking about what happens when “Christians” aren’t always (or truly) Christians.

Come together in unity…

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Let us strive for unity in our Faith, dear readers. Here’s one way we can ask God to bring our churches back together: Jesus, Son of God, Christ the Savior: Remember Your most Holy Catholic and Apostolic Church, which You have purchased with Your precious blood; Confirm and strengthen it, enlarge and multiply it, keep it in peace- and preserve… Read more »