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Converts and their love affair
The University of Notre Dame has acquired the G.K. Chesterton Collection for its London Global Gateway
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Notre Dame dedicates G.K. Chesterton collection in London

Led by President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., the University of Notre Dame hosted a dedication ceremony Oct. 27 at its London Global Gateway …
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Too bad Norte Dame is no longer Catholic
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Pornography is not a thing to be argued about with one's intellect, but to be stamped on with one's heel. - GK Chesterton

Francis Receives Priests To Talk About…. PORN

Internet pornography is a vice that "so many people have, even priests and nuns", Francis seems to know. He came up with the topic on his own when he spoke to Roman clergy on 26 October. The original …
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Lepanto by GK Chesterton

WHITE FOUNTS falling in the Courts of the sun, And the Soldan of Byzantium is smiling as they run; There is laughter like the fountains in that face of all men feared, It stirs the forest darkness, …
This triangle of truisms, of father, mother and child, cannot be destroyed; it can only destroy those civilizations which disregard it.

"Keeping to one woman is a small price for so much as seeing one woman."

I could never mix in the common murmur of that rising generation against monogamy, because no restriction on sex seemed so odd and unexpected as sex itself. To be allowed, like Endymion, to make love …

Evolution doesn't destroy religion, but reason

Evolution is a good example of that modern intelligence which, if it destroys anything, destroys itself. Evolution is either an innocent scientific description of how certain earthly things came about …
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Evolutionists are anti God ,they also can not see themselves loving anybody or obeying anybody but themselves
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So true. The “evolutionists” couldn’t care less about the truth of any of their theories. They only want an acknowledgment that there is no God. …More
So true. The “evolutionists” couldn’t care less about the truth of any of their theories. They only want an acknowledgment that there is no God. Evolutionism is a pseudo religion.
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Chesterton: l'idolatria è idiozia

Nel mese di agosto sospendiamo le video-lezioni di catechismo, ma proponiamo alcune letture che approfondiscono alcuni dei temi già trattati in questi mesi. Dopo il …
“God is like the sun; you cannot look at it, but without it you cannot look at anything else.” – G.K Chesterton
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G. K. Chesterton! He died 86 years ago on June 14th, 1936.
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GK Chesterton's Palm Sunday poem 'The Donkey'

The Donkey by GK Chesterton When fishes flew and forests walked And figs grew upon thorn, Some moment when the moon was blood Then surely I was born. With monstrous head and sickening cry And ears like …
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Heroes
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As always with Chesterton, spot on
Materialism makes citizens as such merely passive. Irreligion is the opium of the people. (G.K.’s Weekly, Aug. 6, 1927)More
Materialism makes citizens as such merely passive. Irreligion is the opium of the people.
(G.K.’s Weekly, Aug. 6, 1927)
C.S. Lewis on the worst tyranny
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The important thing in life is not to keep a steady system of pleasure and composure (which can be done quite well by hardening one’s heart or thickening one’s head), but to keep alive in oneself the …More
The important thing in life is not to keep a steady system of pleasure and composure (which can be done quite well by hardening one’s heart or thickening one’s head), but to keep alive in oneself the immortal power of astonishment and laughter, and a kind of young reverence.
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Too Much Light!
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On J.J.R. Tolkien's birthday (03/01/1892) "Out of the darkness of my life, so much frustrated, I put before you the one great thing to love on earth: the Blessed Sacrament… There you will find romance …More
On J.J.R. Tolkien's birthday (03/01/1892) "Out of the darkness of my life, so much frustrated, I put before you the one great thing to love on earth: the Blessed Sacrament… There you will find romance, glory, honour, fidelity, and the true way of all your loves upon earth."
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And having a mother who basically died a slow death after converting to Catholicism—leaving him an orphan at 12.
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Birthday one day after Therese of Lisieux (January 2)

10 herausragende Zitate

„Das Unglaublichste an Wundern ist, dass sie tatsächlich geschehen.“ „Die Bibel sagt uns, dass wir unsere Nächsten lieben sollen und auch unsere Feinde; wahrscheinlich deshalb, weil es sich im Allgemeinen …
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Keeping The Spirit of Christmas by GK Chesterton

The following essay was first published by The Illustrated London News on St. Stephen’s Day in 1925 and it conveys GK Chesterton’s thoughts on commercial efforts at trying to create a Christmas without …
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Why 'radical Islam' is not a mutant form of Islam

From Chesterton's 1917 biography of Lord Kitchener: "There is in Islam a paradox which is perhaps a permanent menace. The great creed born in the desert creates a kind of ecstasy out of the very …