I started blogging in 2006 when blogs were something new. I wanted to stand things on their head in a Chestertonian spirit but figured the material was unlikely to get published elsewhere. I was surprised when the blog readership took off, so I kept going– considering it to be a ministry in the new media.
All that archived material from twelve years of blogging is available without charge at Patheos here. Also, all my new blog posts continue to be free of charge at this location. In the Archived Articles section of the website there is much more from years of writing for other magazines, papers, journals and websites.
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I’ve now added to the blog a podcasting stream. My podcast homilies and a regular history podcast are free for all listeners on our parish website and at BreadBox Media and other podcast outlets. My latest history podcast is not quite history. Instead it is a predictive look into the future with a chapter by chapter discussion of John Allen’s book The Future Church. You can listen to the shortened version of this weekly podcast free at Breadbox along with my channel True Fairytales and check out the archived podcasts here on the blog.
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