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Posts tagged “Czeslaw Milosz”

‘All Of Them Passionate And Deceived’

Czeslaw Milosz on the misery of certain idealistic artists

Posted May 10th, 2019

Why Did Czeslaw Milosz Believe?

‘It would be useless for man to try to touch fire with his bare hands; the same is true of the mysterious, sacral dimension of being’

Posted April 20th, 2019

Love Just Keeps On Winning

How the Sexual Revolution institutionalizes itself through conformist merchants and the Pill of Murti-Bing

Posted August 9th, 2016

Mark Driscoll & the Pill of Murti-Bing

Why self-narcotized believers let the tyrannical megachurch pastor get away with it for so long

Posted September 18th, 2014

To See Is To Love Is To See

From Dante’s Paradiso, Canto V (trans. Mark Musa). The speaker in the …

Posted February 9th, 2014

When The Cause Is More Important Than People

A little more about the Mrs. Jellyby example. Jim Forest, who helps …

Posted August 1st, 2013

Two Cheers For Hell!

There’s a great new blog, Cosmos The In Lost, dedicated to “dynamic …

Posted July 31st, 2013

The Lie That Helps Us Sleep At Night

I’ve been thinking lately about a serious situation I’ve learned about recently …

Posted July 21st, 2013

American Innocence

Czeslaw Milosz, the great Polish intellectual and anti-communist dissident, writes in his …

Posted July 15th, 2013

‘The Hunger For Strangeness

I’m reading the anti-communist Polish dissident poet Czeslaw Milosz’s great book The …

Posted July 8th, 2013

Writing Straight With Crooked Hearts

The Emperor Constantine I could have lived in the time of Constantine. …

Posted July 2nd, 2013