Commanded not to be silent.
In which a Calvinist agrees with a Tridentine Catholic. Because my Catholic brother speaks the truth. The truth accepts all who live it as their friends. It is not confined to the divisions in churches. But then, neither is heresy, and FrancisChurch is an ancient error: that if I give all my goods to the […] Read More
For the marriage of the godly.
It is not often that I need to give a warning, but the ugly truth of this post is not suitable for work. I also not my experience. Though I will note that almost all the bloggers that Sigma Frame quotes have been through the divorce industrial complex and survived it. And turned to faith. […] Read More
Pray more [Democracy is a dinosaur].
As this year stumbles towards its inevitable decline and the summer holidays start in the Antipodes, many journals and blogs are reflecting on the year. As if things will change in 2018. What is clear is that we are in a generational crisis, and this does not follow neat divisions in time. The pressure is […] Read More
The patterns are here. I am not a prophet.
I am not a shepherd or a dresser of sycamore trees. I am an academic psychiatrist, sitting in an airport lounge. Sweet life, you say. But over the last two days… The first thing I saw in Sydney was a sharps dispenser The number of hipsters was too high, and their lives are spent on […] Read More
Stumbling blocks and war.
On a day when I am using the first letter of St Peter as the text, let us begin with my favourite feral Papist. He is talking about warrior ants exposing the lies that exist in the Curia, For they have gutted Catholicism, and wear the body as a skin suit, demanding fealty. There will […] Read More