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Chesterton on Homosexuality

February 21, 2013

 

AT Crisis Magazine, Dale Ahlquist writes:

In Heretics, Chesterton almost makes a prophecy of the misuse of the word “gay.” He writes of “the very powerful and very desolate philosophy of Oscar Wilde. It is the carpe diem religion.” Read More »

 

The Incomparable Cloisters

February 21, 2013

 

The terrace of The Cloisters

At her interesting new blog Reclaiming Beauty, Kidist Paulos Asrat writes, here and here, about The Cloisters in New York City and its inspiring collection of medieval art.

Sarcophagus of Armengol VII, Count of Urgell

 

Will We Survive?

February 21, 2013

 

LEAH writes:

My husband and I have just found out that I am pregnant again. It’s my third pregnancy; the other two ended in miscarriage. My husband has just taken a job with a 50 percent pay cut and no benefits because it allows him time to build his own business. I’m 24 years old, we’re newlyweds in a new city, and I’m very scared, albeit happy. I am worried about how we’ll manage. Please pray for me, the baby, the understanding of our family and friends, that I will be able to quit work and stay home, and the success of my husband’s business venture. Thank you.

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Still Here

February 21, 2013

 

I AM sorry I have not been able to post recent comments and respond to e-mails. Due to the dire illness of a friend, I have been caught up in the medical matrix. I am catching up on my mail now.