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I have friends who are religious (either culturally or in practice), friends who identify as agnostic, and friends who identify as atheist.  I enjoy the company of each one of them for various reasons specific to the individual person, and each of them is more or less benevolent. My friends who enjoy philosophy, religious or […]


I have discovered a website and podcast that I really like called The History of Philosophy without any gaps. It is a product of King’s College London and Prof. Dr. Peter Adamson of LMU Munich. Here are two of the over 300 audio clips that are free to listen to and download. Aristotle’s Ethics Part […]


In December, 2017, there was plenty of general outrage about the FCC repealing the Net Neutrality protections, giving internet service providers (ISPs) the ability to arbitrarily throttle any web page or content.  There is also a lot of buzz about artificial intelligence (AI) and the ways that it can potentially lead to thoughtlessness in life-changing […]

Many Protestants claim that when Catholics address priests as “father,” they are engaging in an unbiblical practice that Jesus forbade: “Call no man your father on earth, for you have one Father, who is in heaven” (Matt. 23:9). To understand why the charge does not work, one must first understand the use of the word […]

Here’s a new online course with Pontifex University for teachers, parish leaders, community leaders, households or just personal use. For just $90 you can take the course and earn continuing education units in the process. No prior experience necessary. If you sing in the shower, then you can do this! Most of the materials for […] […]

Now with online tutorial teaching you sing them, from Pontifex University Every psalm tone can be applied to any psalms – so if you know even one melody, you can sing the whole psalter I am so pleased to offer you a full version of the Coverdale psalter pointed for singing – all 150 psalms […] […]