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Posts in category “Benedict Option”

Lesson Of The Sand Palace

This Florida beach house withstood the full force of Hurricane Michael

Posted October 15th, 2018

‘The Rubicon Is A Very Narrow Stream’

The prophetic role of metaphysical thinkers in our time

Posted October 15th, 2018

BBC To Identify Haters Within

Don’t want to wear a badge declaring yourself an LGBT ‘ally’? The Beeb is going to get you sorted, bigot

Posted October 15th, 2018

The Joy Of Sequitur

What a classical Christian school can give

Posted October 12th, 2018

The Wreckage Of The Church

Pope Francis, Padre Pio, and the task of rebuilding, soul by soul

Posted October 11th, 2018

Houellebecq & The Benedict Option

Contrary to Houllebecqian despair, Italian church historian finds hope in the Ben Op

Posted October 11th, 2018

Is ‘The Benedict Option’ Insufficiently Radical?

An argument that Christians really do need to head for the hills

Posted October 10th, 2018

Google, The ‘Good Censor’

Leaked internal company study calls on Internet giant to suppress ‘evil’

Posted October 10th, 2018

Catholic Thoughtcriminal Forced Out At OU Law

Law school administrator Brian McCall believes old-fashioned things about modesty. He was tarred as an anti-Semite and sexist on campus

Posted October 8th, 2018

Kavanaugh Fight & Declining Institutions

Our institutions are hemorrhaging authority — and nobody knows how to stop the bleeding

Posted October 4th, 2018

LGBT Ideology Abolishes Man

The fight over sex and sexuality is not just a moral conflict, but also an anthropological one

Posted October 4th, 2018

The Terrible Snow Falling In The Temple

‘Andrei Rublev’ message: when the barbarians annihilate, look upward and beyond

Posted October 2nd, 2018

Sequitur: A Lighthouse

In Baton Rouge, come meet some people who are not cursing the educational darkness, but lighting candles

Posted September 30th, 2018

Kavanaugh: America’s Dreyfus Affair

A time of ideological spite and division is upon us in Weimar America. Be ready for it

Posted September 28th, 2018

Could The Catholic Church Collapse?

A Catholic management consultant warns that corruption is eating away at the institution’s foundations

Posted September 25th, 2018

Luca Daum & St. Galgano

An artist wants to know: What role do artists have in the Benedict Option?

Posted September 21st, 2018

Defiance, a l’Opzione Benedetto

Italian priests quietly withdraw from a town’s festival to protest progressivist sacrilege

Posted September 21st, 2018