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Posts tagged “Benedict”

Marilynne Robinson on Fear

The novelist says we are afraid to say what we really think about the sacred

Posted October 16th, 2014

‘What We Need Are Men Like St. Benedict’

A short documentary about the Benedictine monks of Norcia

Posted October 12th, 2014

Jeremiah Option Vs. Benedict Option

My TAC colleague Samuel Goldman penned a good piece yesterday positing the …

Posted August 14th, 2014

Paradiso, Canto XXII

Finally! I packed my Dante books in a bag before the move, …

Posted August 11th, 2014

What Does The Benedict Option Look Like?

Your Working Boy looks at a couple of examples of intentional (more …

Posted December 12th, 2013

John Senior On Getting Kids To Heaven

For the magazine piece I’m working on about the Benedict Option, I’m …

Posted October 10th, 2013

‘Demonic’? Moi?

Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry has une vacheĀ over my qualified criticism of Pope Francis’s interview. …

Posted September 20th, 2013

The Achievement Of Ratzinger

If you think Catholicism is in trouble today, you should have been …

Posted March 3rd, 2013

The Lavender Mafia

The Guardian brings us startling but, for insiders, unsurprising news: A potentially …

Posted February 21st, 2013

Is The Pope Infallible?

The Times has an interesting report on the theological problems caused by …

Posted February 17th, 2013

‘Sexual Careers’ In Late Roman America

This world, I swear. Hanna Rosin’s piece in The Atlantic starts like …

Posted August 24th, 2012

Fin De Regime at The Vatican

Spiegel has a lengthy piece on the intrigue around the court of …

Posted June 18th, 2012