Daily Archives: 14/03/2012

Pic of the day: ‘The Road Across the Wolds’ by David Hockney

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Melvyn Bragg attacks Richard Dawkins’ atheist fundamentalism

Melvyn Bragg attacks Richard Dawkins’ ‘atheist fundamentalism’ Melvyn Bragg, the broadcaster, has launched a withering attack on Richard Dawkins, accusing him of “ignorance” and of showing “no respect” for religion. “What’s changed recently is the animus and the ignorance that has … Continue reading

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“You could hardly have been more anti-Nazi than the Ratzinger family”

In the past, we have experienced various attempts to reduce Pope Benedict’s past to the Nazi era.  How does this book [Msgr. Georg Ratzinger’s new book, My Brother, the Pope] help to address that mischaracterization of the Ratzinger family’s values and … Continue reading

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Quote of the day: Fulton Sheen on avoiding the Cross

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