Category Archives: Christianity

Rod Dreher’s Monastic Vision

In The New Yorker, Joshua Rothman has a profile of “Rod Dreher’s Monastic Vision”. It’s a fairly empathetic take on Dreher, although Rothman does go off an overly-lengthy “Why are Dreher-types still opposed to gay marriage” rant. As I’ve mentioned … Continue reading

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Reno: Return of the Strong Gods

Writing in First Things, R. R. Reno has a beautifully written piece titled “Return of the Strong Gods”. Reno puts forth a basic ‘Death of the West’ case, albeit one that has unfolded (especially after 1945) as a growing sense … Continue reading

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The New Normal – Pt. 52,915

With everything else going on, we had a few more instances of the so-called ‘New Normal’. In Sweden: STOCKHOLM –  The Stockholm truck attack suspect from Uzbekistan was a rejected asylum-seeker who eluded authorities’ attempts to deport him by giving … Continue reading

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French Catholics’ Political Awakening

Philip Jenkins reports on an interesting turn in France: Something quite un­expected is happening in France: in what has long been regarded as one of the world’s most secular societies, Catholics are now re­emerging as a potent force in public … Continue reading

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Mexican Archdiocese: Those Who Work on Trump’s Wall are “Immoral”

In case you needed one, here is reason #2,193 that Christianity ultimately undermines white identity: In a powerfully worded editorial, the Catholic archdiocese of Mexico City has condemned all companies and individuals who would work on Donald Trump’s border wall, … Continue reading

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Reason #3,192 for Trump’s Election Win

The Atlantic has a brief piece titled “White Evangelicals Believe They Face More Discrimination Than Muslims”. Donald “Grab ‘Em By The P*ssy” Trump won 80% of the evangelical vote, to HRC’s 20%. That should be a wake up call, no?

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Clark: Is Contemporary Christianity a Suicide Cult?

Alfred Clark asks “Is Contemporary Christianity a Suicide Cult?”: Athough I’m not very religious, religion interests me, especially the current trajectory of Christianity in the West.  What I mean here is mainstream Christianity in the United States and Europe, not … Continue reading

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Pope v. Populism

The Commie Pope implicitly compares Trump to… drumroll…. Madrid (AFP) – Pope Francis warned against populism, saying it could lead to the election of “saviours” like Hitler. In an hour-long interview with Spanish newspaper El Pais conducted as Donald Trump … Continue reading

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Ghosts of Christmas Past (Annual Redux)

I’m reposting (again) this nice summary from Richard Spencer discussing the Germanic pagan influence on medieval Christianity (“Ghosts of Christmas Past“): We have become so accustomed to Christmas rituals—and so accustomed to them in the form of kitsch—that we forget … Continue reading

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“Happy Easter!” from Religion of Peace™

The RoP hands out its version of an Easter gift: AP’s latest on casualty count: “A spokesman for the Punjab government says that a bomb attack on a park in the Pakistani city of Lahore has killed 60 people and … Continue reading

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