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The Higher Law

We must fall back on Christianity, which embraces man’s whole nature, and though not a code of philosophy, is something better; for it proposes to lead us through the trials and intricacies of life, not by the mere cool calculations … Continue reading

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The European’s Moment on the Heath

There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, Than are dreamt of in our philosophy. –Hamlet __________________ The citizen of the Canton of Uri was dangling just by the door. On the table there was a scrap of paper … Continue reading

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Feminism Is from Hell

Come, you spirits That tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me here, And fill me from the crown to the toe top-full Of direst cruelty! Make thick my blood; Stop up th’ access and passage to remorse, That no compunctious visitings … Continue reading

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Breaking Free of the Pagan Wheel of Fire

You do me wrong to take me out o’ th’ grave Thou art a soul in bliss; but I am bound Upon a wheel of fire, that mine own tears Do scald like molten lead. -King Lear _________________ And the … Continue reading

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Blessed Provincialism

And let us not be hard on him, if at that moment his soul is fuller of the tomb and him who lies there than of the altar and Him of whom it speaks. Such stages have to be gone … Continue reading

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The Greatest of These

­Charity never faileth: but whether there be prophecies, they shall fail; whether there be tongues, they shall cease; whether there be knowledge, it shall vanish away. 1 Corinthians 13: 8 Last week an English boy, about 9 years old, committed … Continue reading

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The Sacred Heritage

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