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Posts tagged “Dante”

WSJ: Dante For Easter

That’s a great View From Your Table, sent by a friend in …

Posted April 19th, 2014

How I Got Up The Butter Mountain

There are things in the Psalms that you don’t know about until …

Posted April 19th, 2014

Dante In The Vatican On Good Friday

Dante is everywhere! Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa, preacher of the papal household, preached in …

Posted April 18th, 2014

Dante’s Purpose-Driven Poem

Welcome readers of my Wall Street Journal essay about how Dante saved …

Posted April 18th, 2014

Dante, Into The Abyss

As the sun sets this evening, Holy Thursday, you might give a …

Posted April 17th, 2014

What The Law Is For

David Brooks, in a Passover frame of mind, writes about the virtues …

Posted April 15th, 2014

View From Your Dante Sepulchre

The peripatetic James C. is in Ravenna today, and visited the tomb …

Posted April 13th, 2014

The Blinding Wrath Of The Righteous

Longtime commenter Matt in VA, who is gay and married, put a …

Posted April 11th, 2014

‘Inferno’ On Holy Thursday

This, in an Episcopal church in Tucson, is fantastic: A tradition on …

Posted April 11th, 2014

Purgatorio, Canto XXXIII

  And so, tonight we reach the end of our journey up …

Posted April 7th, 2014

Purgatorio, Canto XXXII

  Peter S. Hawkins, in his essay collection Dante’s Testaments, writes about …

Posted April 6th, 2014

Purgatorio, Canto XXXI

When we left Dante yesterday, he stood rapt before the figure of …

Posted April 5th, 2014

Purgatorio, Canto XXX

  A bit more about Canto XXIX, in which Dante beheld an …

Posted April 4th, 2014

Purgatorio, Canto XXVIII

I warn you, readers: it’s about to get weird on this mountain. …

Posted April 3rd, 2014

Why Philosophy Still Matters

Philosopher Clancy Martin writes enthusiastically about a new book attempting to engage …

Posted April 2nd, 2014

Purgatorio, Canto XXVII

Dante is now at the end of the terrace of Lust, the …

Posted April 1st, 2014

Christian Schlock And Awe

Michael Gerson, an Evangelical, can’t get over the awfulness of the new …

Posted April 1st, 2014