Tag Archives: justice

Mysteries

A few weeks ago I read a blog post at OfDustAndKings that talked about abortion and some of the hurdles the church faces when it addresses this controversial subject.  I thought the original article was a very thoughtful and gentle discussion … Continue reading

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An Automatic “F” for Plagiarized Quotes of Exceeding Hubris

It should be clear by now that I kinda like getting upset over folks who say things that are demeaning, libelous, cruel, or just plain wrong about marginalized groups of people (including many kind and courteous Christians who’s image is … Continue reading

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Whatever You Did For the Least of These…

I was trolling around the internet tonight looking for something crazy and offensive to write about because my milder post ideas seemed lame and tired.  I think I’m just feeling lame and tired because even when I found really* juicy** … Continue reading

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Pray for the Johns Day, or, Turns Out There Are People I Will Send to Hell

I heard a radio spot today for Pray for the Johns Day.  The radio spot talked about the terrible facts of sex trafficking here in the U.S., an industry that preys on very young women, children actually, and how this … Continue reading

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School Prayer is Allowed. Bullying is Not.

I was super excited when The West Wing became available to stream on Netflix.  As any good Democrat would, I love the show.  I would vote for Bartlett any day.  Wouldn’t you?  I watched the show when it originally aired, … Continue reading

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Wendell Berry and My Atheist Revelation

Wendell Berry values the good life.  He values it enough to stop and ask, “What is it, this good life?  And in what ways can I strive for it?”  His answers are simple, but uncommon. In farming: nurturing the life-giving … Continue reading

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Why Contraception Coverage isn’t a Religious Liberty Issue

I listen to a lot of Catholic radio now that we moved to the Finger Lakes.  We don’t get any TV and sometimes I’m doing housework that doesn’t allow me to drag the computer around with me to watch something … Continue reading

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Execution in America

Today Marvin Wilson of Texas was executed by that same state for murdering a police informant.  Now, I find it troubling generally that we execute people at all, but this case is especially troubling.  Mr. Wilson is black making him … Continue reading

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