Monthly Archives: April 2014

The Return to Our Blood Faith

“Speculation performs the feat of understanding all Christianity, but, please note, it does not understand it Christianly but speculatively, which is precisely the misunderstanding, since Christianity is the very opposite of speculation.” – Soren Kierkegaard “It is only the liberals … Continue reading

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Easter

So when this corruptible shall have put on incorruption, and this mortal shall have put on immortality, then shall be brought to pass the saying that is written, Death is swallowed up in victory. – 1 Corinthians 15:54 A brilliant … Continue reading

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The Lay of the European Minstrel

Hush’d is the harp: the Minstrel gone. And did he wander forth alone? Alone, in indigence and age, To linger out his pilgrimage? No; close beneath proud Newark’s tower, Arose the Minstrel’s lowly bower; A simple hut; but there was … Continue reading

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The Christ Bearing People

Before the Altar kneeled the saint in prayer, Fixed on the Crucified his steadfast gaze– How hard his way with danger and contempt! Sudden, with rapture thrilled, his heart beat stayed. Was it a miracle or but a dream? The … Continue reading

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