Category: Linkage

Weekend Reading

Patrick Deneen, Moral Minority, First Things Marc Mason in On Not Conserving Liberalism reviews Patrick Deneen’s Conserving America?: Essays on Present Discontents, The University Bookroom Peter Mommsen interviews Rod Dreher, Building a Communal Church, Plough Nicole Russell, The Transgender Bathroom Debate Has…

Weekend Reading

Drew Oliver, Why “Civilisation” matters, The New Criterion Edward Feser, How to be a pervert, Ed Feser’s blog Rod Dreher, Bias, Bigotry & The Benedict Option & Benedict’s Ark, The American Conservative John Horvat II, Why Treating Everyone Equally Is a Problem, Crisis Michael…

Weekend Reading

Will Heaven, I’m taking no chances with hell, Catholic Herald Justin Dyer, Nature in the dock reviews R. H. Helmholz’s Natural Law in Court: A History of Legal Theory in Practice, Claremont Review of Books Fr. George W. Rutler, Dignitas: The Manners of Humility,…

Weekend Reading

Jeremy Hausotter,The Unborn Child Is Never the Aggressor, Ethika Politika Ana Maria Dumitru,Science, Embryonic Autonomy, and the Question of When Life Begins, Public Discourse Matthew J. Franck, Kermit Gosnell and the Ideology of Abortion on Demand, Public Discourse Samuel Gregg, Shedding Light…

Christmas Reading

It is a matter of convention, that politics and religion are the two subjects to avoid in polite company. Humbug! I’m going to arm you with the appropriate reasons to persuade, awaken, or at the very least, humble, that contrary friend…

Weekday Reading

Jacques Maritain, Aquinas on the final end of human person, The Catholic Thing Bill Vallicella, A Note on Ayn Rand’s Misunderstanding of Kant, Maverick Philosopher Edward Feser, Denial flows into the Tiber, Ed Feser’s blog William Briggs, Summary Against Modern Thought: The Intellect…

Weekend Reading

Edward Feser, Why Not Annihilation? Ed Feser’s blog David Albert Jones, The injustice of destroying embryonic human beings, Mercatornet Tim Bradley, Unconscionable: Threats to Religious Freedom and Rights of Conscience in the Abortion Debate, Public Discourse R. J. Snell, Against Pious Nihilism: C.S.…

Weekend Reading

Bill Vallicella, On Flag Burning, Maverick Philosopher Anthony Esolen, The Church is not Putty in the Hands of ‘History‘, Crisis Michael J. Rubin, Providence College and Dr. Anthony Esolen: An Alumnus Speaks Out, Catholic World Report Robert Royal, Semper Fidel, Crisis Jim…

Weekday Reading

Fr. George W. Rutler, Advent: In My End Is My Beginning, Crisis Alan Piper, O.P., Religion is not Race, Dominicana Aquinas Guilbeau, O.P., Thomism Is Ready for Its Close-Up, Real Clear Religion J. Budziszewski, Mean Moralists, The Underground Thomist James Chastek, Reversing the modal…

Weekend Reading

James Bowman, Celebrity opportunity, New Criterion George Weigel, On Our Need for the Real Thomas More, First Things Bishop Athanasius Schneider, A Prophetic Voice of Four Cardinals of the Holy Roman Catholic Church, Rorate Caeli Ed Condon, The Pope’s abortion comments have provoked…