09/26/16

My College Succumbed to the Totalitarian Diversity Cult – Crisis Magazine

On my way to work at Providence College, I pass by two notable murals painted on concrete retaining walls to edify motorists passing by. One of them is executed in the brightly colored style of a cartoon, with exaggerated circles and curlicues for eyes and hair and ears and noses. It cries out in big …

Source: My College Succumbed to the Totalitarian Diversity Cult – Crisis Magazine

09/23/16

On Allowing the Unworthy Reception of the Eucharist – Crisis Magazine

Dostoyevsky’s Grand Inquisitor accused Christ of insufficiently loving the “weak, ever sinful and ignoble race of man.” Christ, he declared, cared only for those “great and strong” souls who would freely obey him for the sake of the bread of Heaven. So the Grand Inquisitor would “care for the weak too”—the “millions” who are too …

Source: On Allowing the Unworthy Reception of the Eucharist – Crisis Magazine

09/22/16

Applying Catholic Social Teaching is the Duty of Laymen – Crisis Magazine

In baseball, there are “unwritten rules.” They cover things like how you react after hitting a home run, what you do after your star player is hit by a pitch, and whether you can bunt in the late innings of a no-hitter. As the name suggests, these “rules” are vaguely defined; fans will debate what …

Source: Applying Catholic Social Teaching is the Duty of Laymen – Crisis Magazine