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This blog used to be hosted at Patheos, but I created my own site because I wanted to get away from the increased commercialism. I also wanted to return to the more personal and relational style that I first had when blogging. As the readership increased at Patheos we lost the personal contact. I had to close the comments box because there were simply too many comments to moderate and extremists were using my combox as their soapbox.

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Standing on My Head

“A scene is often most clearly seen when it is seen upside down.” G.K.Chesterton

The Benedict Not Optional…

June 4th, 2019|

Rod Dreher has popularized "The Benedict Option" and someone has nudged him with, "Yeh. Rod, but all you're really saying is that we should...y'know...be good Christians." I think he did not disagree. In other

Taylor Marshall’s “Infiltration”

June 1st, 2019|

I was sent a pre-publication copy of Taylor Marshall's Infiltration. I read the book with interest, but didn't discover anything new. What's the book about? It "exposes" nefarious influences in the contemporary Catholic Church. Taylor

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