Category Archives: Religion

The Dark Knight of the Soul

It seems there is an underlying condemnation among several Christian groups for Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark Knight.” The condemnations tend to focus on the sinister aspect of the Joker’s character, as well as how dark, gritty, and violent the film … Continue reading

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The Forgotten Face of the Master Race

An Introduction One of the most  controversial aspects of the 20th Century has been the Nazi attempt at formulating the “Master Race.” That is, a pure breed of artificially selected individuals who would work for the enhancement of German society … Continue reading

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Brothers in Christ – Road to Cavalry

Every soldier has two families.  The one he raises; and the one he raises hell with.   Life is the ultimate test of virtue.  Courage, fidelity, faith, honor, and trust.  All these virtues attest to the natural capability of men to … Continue reading

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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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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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Call To Arms

The question we all must answer, when we come down to the what matters most, is “Will you be a man?” The modern world has presented with itself, a degeneration of the knightly and chivalrous qualities of the past world. … Continue reading

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Inglourious Basterds

Quentin Tarentino’s new film brings to my mind something worth a little discussion.  Shedding light on the backdrop of the story, his new movie, Inglourious Basterds, is about a Special Forces squad of Jewish-Americans which lands in Nazi Occupied France … Continue reading

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Kings and Queens in Disguise

I’ve been reflecting a bit on the nature of this topic, which has been recently brought back into the spotlight by Regina Doman and her fantastic works, The Fairy Tale Novels. though this isn’t hasn’t been the first time such … Continue reading

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