Category Archives: Books

Motherless by Brian J. Gail

Motherless, the sequel to Fatherless, opens about 20 years after the original book.  Again readers join Father Sweeney in his parish life during the time surrounding the 2008 elections.  While Fatherless focused on modern society’s loss of stable father figures, … Continue reading

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Chivalrous Romance

An essay written by my friend Mr. Smith on the nature of Chivalrous romance within Sir Walter Scott’s historical adventure, “Ivanhoe.”  It provides some interesting analysis on the nature of Ivanhoe’s character. Enjoy! ———————————————————————————— Did Ivanhoe Marry the Right Woman? … Continue reading

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Ask the Master – Dating

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The Social Secularization

Social secularization is a process which the modern world has been  undergoing through the last  50 years.  Though the movement might be traced back through the 19th Century, the 20th Century has seen the fruit of these radical ideologies which … Continue reading

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The Secret of Knighthood II

I wrote a post over a year ago, in which I discussed the importance of becoming the perfect knight. Stressing that perfection was not an attainable status, and that the path of knighthood was a constant and never-ending struggle with … Continue reading

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The Return of Robin Hood

Need I say anymore?  Director Ridley Scott is teaming up with Russell Crowe as we see the return of a historical classic, Robin Hood.  The Legend returns with a grittier and more realistic approach to the story.  With a cast … Continue reading

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Separation of Church and State – Revisited

My first semester at Rhode Island College is finally coming to a close.  With a mixture of relief and anticipation, I look forward to the spring.  Among my list of classes, I’ve had Western History, Writing 100, and American Government.  … Continue reading

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