The Christian Mind Revisited – Part II – 07.10.2015 –

Last week I started on a new journalistic series entitled, “The Christian Mind Revisited.” A little more than 50 years ago, a great scholar / theologian by the name of Harry Blamires – a man who was a protege of the great C.S. Lewis – wrote a book by this title. Mr. Blamires demented and … Continue reading The Christian Mind Revisited – Part II – 07.10.2015 –

Voices of the Catholic Radio Symposium Cecilia Portilla of the Kolping society of NY

I spoke to Cecilia Portilla of the Kolping Society of NY at the Catholic Radio Symposium. It was the last interview I did before my camera broke. Their web site is here. You can find out more about Blessed Fr. Kolping here I have one more interview to post but that's part of a longer piece … Continue reading Voices of the Catholic Radio Symposium Cecilia Portilla of the Kolping society of NY

Two books that don’t exist for the NYT

It's summertime reading-list season. National Review has its annual list out, and so do many others. The New York Times, as always, continues to list its NYT Bestsellers, a very influential list for public library and bookstore buyers, not just for private book groups and the general public. There's one book missing: The New York … Continue reading Two books that don’t exist for the NYT

The Vampires of The Buzz Lightyear Generation

Buzz: Don't talk to me about importance! Because of you, the security of this entire universe is in jeopardy! Woody: WHAT?!! What are you talkin' about?! Buzz: Right now, poised at the edge of the galaxy, Emperor Zurg has been secretly building a weapon with the destructive capacity to annihilate an entire planet! I alone … Continue reading The Vampires of The Buzz Lightyear Generation