01/13/16

Dad is Fat: The Comedy of Catholicism | Word on Fire

Jacob Bearer reviews Catholic comedian Jim Gaffigan’s new book, “Dad is Fat,” which shows how Catholic faith draws together extremes in a stream of paradoxes, including humor and profundity. Perhaps this is the crackling mirth behind Tertullian’s claim “I believe because it is absurd.”

Source: Dad is Fat: The Comedy of Catholicism | Word on Fire