Flannery’s Faithful Fiction

Speed, not death, is the great leveller today. Travellers dash around the globe destroying by their visits the very sites and cultures they have...

Depression Skyrockets: Why?

“I the Lord your God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children to the third and the fourth...

Calvary: A Film Review

Directed by John Michael McDonagh Written by John Michael McDonagh In the credits at the end of Calvary (2014), interspersed among the endless lists of names, are still...

Intolerant of Truth

“For the time will come when people will not put up with sound doctrine. Instead, to suit their own desires, they will gather around...

Licking the Earth

Although they knew God they did not honour him as God or give thanks to him, but they became futile in their thinking and...

Elizabeth Anscombe on Hating God

Elizabeth Anscombe (1919-2001) was a British analytic philosopher who early in life met and was deeply influenced by the great Austrian logician and linguist...

Why War?

As the credits after the film roll by, another army appears—of technicians, musicians, stunt men, cinematographers in England, France, Holland and the United States—active...

Ontario’s Paradise Lost

“Better to reign in Hell, than serve in Heaven.”                  Lucifer in John Milton’s Paradise Lost On June 7, Kathleen Wynne will be held accountable for the precipitous...

The Paradox of Freedom in Christ

Veritas vos Liberabit- the Truth Will Set You Free (John 8:32). What does it mean to be free? Freedom is an objective good, and a...

Christ is Risen! The Resurrection as the Foundation of our Faith

The fifty days between Easter and Pentecost are devoted to meditation on the mystery of the resurrection, which is the foundation of Christianity. Just...