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Same-Sex Marriage, Part 9: The Ultimate Goals of Both Sides

Same-Sex Marriage, Part 9: The Ultimate Goals of Both Sides

Same-sex marriage is one of the most significant cultural issues of our day. This series has attempted to illuminate the tremendous negative consequences that affirming gay marriage would have on the institution of marriage itself, and on our culture as a whole. Read the other parts of the series here:   Part 1: What is […]

The 31st

The 31st

The 31st of March is Easter. And my birthday. And the day Dominic would have been 8 months old. Kind of a lot for one date. This Easter the concepts of life and death are just so very…poignant. The death of a son, the celebration of life, the redemption of suffering… This 31st, this Easter, […]

Easter’s Message of…Not Tolerance

Easter’s Message of…Not Tolerance

I hate tolerance. Wikipedia (the source for all things cultural, of course), defines tolerance as “a fair, objective, and permissive attitude toward those whose opinions, practices, race, religion, nationality, etc., differ from one’s own; freedom from bigotry.” The United Nations’ Declaration of Principles on Tolerance defines tolerance as “respect, acceptance and appreciation of the rich […]

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