Tag Archive: grace

Jesus: Not Just a “Good Guy”

“Jesus had an enormous impact on human history, whether you’re a believer or not. He was not simply ‘just a good guy’…”

Advertisements

The Mystery of the Mass

“But lo, what is this sacred mystery which hath such great esteem in Christian hearts…?”

The Privilege of Little Words and Mighty Swords: Death, Love, Mystery, and Myth

Read this scholarly article by Bradley J. Birzer on the interconnection of death, love, mystery, and myth viewed through a Christological lens as exemplified in the works of G.K. Chesterton and T.S. Eliot.

Guardian Angels of the Quest: Frodo, Sam, and the Valar

Anne Marie Gazzolo explores the nature of Tolkien’s Valar, who serve as unseen “guardian angels” of Frodo and Sam’s Quest.

Rapture: Bioshock, Andrew Ryan, and Christian Society

Read this insightful review of the video game “Bioshock” and how it relates to lesson we should learn about the nature of Christian Society.

But Wait There’s More

“Just when I thought it was finally over, look what showed up around the corner: another hill to climb, another mile to go…”

Not By the Hand of Man: The Women of The Lord of the Rings

Are you thinking “The Lord of the Rings” falls short when it comes to strong female characters? Think again!