Tag Archives: postaday

The Outlet Trail

This week’s weather, with temps down in the single digits, has not been conducive to getting outside much.  Cooped inside all week makes me long for some sunshine and fresh air.  Since the only fresh air to be had is … Continue reading

Posted in Truth | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

March for Life, Maybe, But Not Truth

Today is the March for Life, a mostly religiously impelled protest against abortion (and occasionally on various kinds of euthanasia) in D.C..  In honor of all the women and men who are hurt by the false-witness and libel that this … Continue reading

Posted in America's Confusion, Christianity's Confusion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Slouching Towards Hell

Both sects of Christianity I was part of believed in a literal hell.  I did too, for a while.  But I always had a hard time imagining actual people in the fiery pits.  Hitler, yes, and maybe the villains from … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity's Confusion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Cayuga’s Solitude

In the summer boats are infrequent, in winter they are thoroughly absent.  The far shore is a long two miles away, though, in the brilliant but short January light, it looks much closer.  Sometimes the curtain of snow comes down … Continue reading

Posted in Truth | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Oh, You Brassy Hussy – Part 2

Let’s get back to dismantling the misconceptions and false dichotomies of “The Cult of the Orgasm”.  You can read part one here.  I highly recommend reading both the original article on Her.meneutics and my first post before moving on to … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity's Confusion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Oh, You Brassy Hussy

Way back in June the blog Her.meneutics (part of Christianity Today) ran an article titled, The Cult of the Orgasm and written by Anna Broadway.  You should go read it because it will help explain how blitheringly angry it has made me. … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity's Confusion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

This is Not a Food Blog

I do however, really like cooking and baking.  I also find a lot of inspiration and pleasure reading food blogs.  Smitten Kitchen is my current obsession.  Smitten’s author, Deb Perelman, is a fantastic food photographer in addition to her witty writing … Continue reading

Posted in Truth | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Tyndale and Treason

The publishing company, Tyndale, has recently won a reprieve from the federal mandate requiring all employers offering health insurance to offer contraception coverage as well.  You can read a good discussion of Tyndale’s legal argument here. Tyndale’s basic argument is … Continue reading

Posted in America's Confusion, Christianity's Confusion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

This is My Bible

This is my Bible. It has obviously seen a lot of wear and tear. I got it in 2001 from my youth minster. I had finished reading all of it within a year. See in the upper right-hand corner?  That’s … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity's Confusion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Is Yoga Occult? Does it Matter to Catholics?

I am currently listening to Women of Grace on EWTN.  In this episode they are discussing the practice of yoga and how that impacts Catholics.  Their suggestion is that because yoga originated in the spiritual practices of another religion it cannot … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity's Confusion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment