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Barkings, no. 2

In God, Religion, Thoughts on June 19, 2007 at 08:57
  • In the end, say the Scriptures, God will be all in all. What then is heaven? The presence of God. What then is hell? The presence of God. The difference lies within; for, as Epictetus tells us, prison is wherever we chose not to be.


Letter to a Pro-Choice Activist

In Abortion, Christianity, Family, God, Life, Philosophy, Politics, Religion, Science, Thoughts on June 3, 2007 at 03:56

Dear E____,

Thank you very much for your letter, which was very informative and, truth be told, very well-argued.  I am glad that you made a serious and informed effort to educate others-particularly us, the Catholic moralists-of your views on abortion and of your reasons for maintaining them.  In response, I hope to be able to give a similarly serious and informed explanation of our views on the issue, and why we think “pro-choice” views are not correct. 

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Barkings, no. 1

In Religion, Thoughts on June 1, 2007 at 09:43
  • Only these have courage: the one who dies for faith, and the one who slays him.