No Popery!

Watching some of Mr. Kavanaugh’s attempted rebuttal steeped in Catholic references, Dicken’s Barnaby Rudge came to mind and that 1780’s Puritan chant – “No Popery”. Advertisements

Sacrifices and Trades

  Sacrifices and Trades Reviewing a TVO Big Ideas dicussion on Sunday some years ago, I was puzzled by a reference to the idea of sacrifice. I recall that the speaker had drawn attention to the fact that the meaning of sacrifice had become rather obscure to modern man. In order to clarify the significance … More Sacrifices and Trades

President Trump, Journalism and Religion

It’s weird how the media and the movie-star-entertainment community have made me want to defend President Trump, whose offensive “Your Fired” image  and widely reported hapless victim of bankruptcy character determined my first impressions of him, against insults meant to shame him out of public life.  Maybe despite my sociopolitical tendencies that lean left of … More President Trump, Journalism and Religion