Do secular and devout millennials borrow from the Dark and Middle Ages because they lack the ingenuity to produce new forms of art? Hopefully, they will make progress by the Holy Spirit.Read More
Author: Rev. Gerard Lessard, OP
Christopher Dawson taught that every religion embodies an attitude to life and a conception of reality, and any change in these brings with it a change in the whole character of the culture. Thus, the prophet and the religious reformer are perhaps the greatest of all agents of social change.Read More
The limit of our liberty To shape ourselves the way we choose Is much like weather’s destiny, Imposed with scarce a thing to lose.
Though old and gray, I am embraced By nature, like a vibrant vine. That’s why my background may be faced, Fermented like an aged wine.
. . . community is better than individuality,
reaping is more joyful than sowing,
spirits are more substantial than bodies,
eternity is more perfect than time.
The caster seldom sees the crops that grow,
Yet trusting his brethren and the One who prunes,
He performs his part among many who sow,
Until the dawn of sheaves and playful tunes!