Jesus Praised Celibacy! Are You Smarter Than Jesus?

It’s one thing to be an atheist and pin the blame on celibacy for the priest  scandal, which is exactly what the New Atheists did.  And so did an Australian Royal Commission, which published a massive report on sexual abuse last December.  In this video, I document how so many of the headlines on the Australian […]

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Good Reasons Not to Be an Optimist

A small group of people is trying to persuade the world that, “Everything is awesome!”  Time Magazine devoted a recent issue to these apostles of optimism.  They include Bill Gates, who acted as guest editor for Time’s optimistic edition.  And the Pied Piper of this merry band of optimists is the author of Bill Gates’s […]

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Is Boycotting Immoral?

The boycott seems to be the hot topic in the comments section, and because it has received so much criticism, I thought I should say something in its defense. First I need to correct some FAKE NEWS that is circulating.  There is not a shred of evidence that Fr. Long was forced out or pressured […]

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The Big Picture at St. Andrew’s

medium picture First, the medium picture.  I have expressed to friends privately my opinion that this “resignation” is not a done deal.  If I am right, this is good news for Fr. Long’s supporters and bad news for his opponents (like me).  My past experiences with the diocese lead me to this conclusion.  We thought, […]

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