Category Archives: 7 Quick Takes

7 Quick Takes Friday (My Icon Corner)

  A common fixture of the Eastern Christian home is the Icon Corner: a space, either a literal corner or a wall, used for daily prayer and meditation, usually adorned like a Church with numerous icons important to the persons … Continue reading

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5 Quick Takes (The Patriarch, Fairy Tales, and Holy Cows)

— 1 — The Synod of the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church released a letter this week thanking their fellow Catholics, Orthodox Christians, and all people of good will for their love, support, and prayers in the past months of Ukrainian turmoil. … Continue reading

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Quick Takes (Fatima and Finales)

— 1 — Camille Paglia strikes again!  Okay, it was like three weeks ago, but it’s news to me so I’m mentioning it anyway.  First it was ignorant gender theories, then it was gay fascisms, now it’s the fear mongering … Continue reading

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Quick Takes Friday (Blade Runner, Lady Gaga, Annunciation)

— 1 — I started reading Philip K. Dick’s Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? this week.  His short novel is famously the basis for Ridley Scott’s science fiction masterpiece Blade Runner.  The 2007 “Final Cut” of Blade Runner is absolutely one of … Continue reading

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Quick Takes (St. Patrick and Daria Morgendorffer)

— 1 — As I’m sure everyone West of the Dnieper river knows, this past Monday was the feast day of our Holy Father St. Patrick, Apostle and Enlightener of Ireland.  He has also posthumously become the the Lord of … Continue reading

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