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Posts tagged “Inferno”

How To Teach Dante To High Schoolers

Over at the Circe website, Brian Phillips is trying to spark a …

Posted May 15th, 2014

Is Hell Locked From The Inside?

Joshua Gibbs, on Dante’s Inferno: Is Hell locked from the inside? Dante …

Posted April 21st, 2014

Dante, Into The Abyss

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

Posted April 17th, 2014

‘Inferno’ On Holy Thursday

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

Posted April 11th, 2014

Dante For Lent: The Reality Of Sin

Today, the first day of Orthodox Lent, we start preparing for our …

Posted March 3rd, 2014

What Greatness Is, And Is Not

Still on my Tony Woodlief kick, here’s a recent blog he posted …

Posted February 10th, 2014

Hell Is A Spiral

Reflecting on Philip Seymour Hoffman’s overdose, Tony Woodlief notes our spiritual poverty …

Posted February 9th, 2014

Can An Atheist Really Get Dante?

I’m leaving tomorrow for a Liberty Fund conference, and need to finish …

Posted February 5th, 2014

Yo! Dante!

This is fantastic. NSFW, but fantastic. The first 30 seconds are a …

Posted January 30th, 2014

Naugahyde Lucifer Eats Legos In Hell

My son Matthew did not go to his classical homeschooling tutorial on …

Posted January 29th, 2014

A Kid’s Journey Into Dante’s Inferno

A reader sends along this Collin Garbarino post about a Dantean theme …

Posted January 24th, 2014

‘Why Is Hell Pink?’ He Said

“Dad, will you read me another canto from Dante? I want to …

Posted January 20th, 2014

The Dante Quiz: Which Level Of Hell Is For You?

One of you sent an online quiz based on the Divine Comedy, …

Posted January 13th, 2014

Opposing Gay Marriage Does Not A Bigot Make

So says Brandon Ambrosino, who is gay. Excerpt: Then Raushenbush hauled out …

Posted December 16th, 2013

Beatrice As Teacher And Icon

Did you hear the one about the guy who was brought (back) …

Posted November 20th, 2013

The Inferno Expands

  The Onion, as great as ever: CITY OF DIS, NETHER HELL–After …

Posted September 25th, 2013

Idle Words Are The Devil’s Workshop

So says Alan Jacobs, in an essay that ought to be disturbing …

Posted September 3rd, 2013