Daily Archives: December 19, 2019

Few Words Where Many Could Be Spoken

Sometimes I think we greatly underestimate just how much time and effort is spent in talking to people with whom we share much in common.  It is common for people to lament that people are more likely than ever to … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Thanatos Syndrome

The Thanatos Syndrome, by Walker Percy It appears as if this novel is part of the same series as Love In The Ruins, especially as both have as their lead character one Thomas More, and it would seem a bit … Continue reading

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Book Review: Love In The Ruins

Love In The Ruins, by Walker Percy I must admit that even as a reader of odd books that this author had not came across my radar until I was looking for random books from Roman Catholics.  This book happens … Continue reading

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Book Review: Religion In The Roman Empire

Religion In The Roman Empire, by Ben Holtzer Let’s talk about the good parts of this book first.  It’s a short book (more on that below) so it will give the reader some information about Roman religion–quite a bit actually–while … Continue reading

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