Month: March 2013

Easter

“When the disciples saw the risen Christ, they beheld him as a reality in the world, though no longer of it, respecting the order of the world, but Lord …

Holy Saturday

Nyssa, Tolkien, and Gibson By killing Jesus, Satan had swallowed God’s bait. He didn’t know he had swallowed the Godhead, thereby inviting Full Being into his fortress of nothingness …

Wednesday

On Jesuits “Vincent O’Keefe, an American Jesuit and a former acting Father General, used to joke that Catholics believe ‘the Jesuits know everything — but nothing else.'” You’ll find …

Tuesday

Background: When I was the editor of Gilbert Magazine, I was responsible for the “Tremendous Trifles” column. It was occasionally hard to find a sufficient amount of interesting GKC …

Monday

Holy Week is here. Consistent with TDE tradition, blogging will be light. Long-time readers will notice some repeat materials (hey, if Schall reads the collected works of Shakespeare every …

Friday

BYCU Public service announcement: The Ohio Craft Brewers Association is looking for an Executive Director. Go here for more information. I would apply, but I fear my gluten disorder …

Thursday

Background: When I was the editor of Gilbert Magazine, I was responsible for the “Tremendous Trifles” column. It was occasionally hard to find a sufficient amount of interesting GKC …

Wednesday

Random March Madness. Perhaps the greatest sporting event of the year, if you don’t count the WNBA finals (chuckle). Of course, we have to hear “bracketology,” “bracketology,” “bracketology,” which …

Tuesday

Miscellany Public service announcement: According to at least one respected commentator, only the following teams have what it takes to win the Tournament: Louisville, Gonzaga, Indiana, MSU, Florida, Kansas, …