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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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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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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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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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FTN Get-Together in Review

My weekend trip to the 2nd (Annual?) Fairy Tale Novel Get-Together has come to an end.  And I look back at the experience with many a fond memory, of which I hope this post can give you an insightful comprehension. … Continue reading

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Each Man is His Own

I’m sure you’ve all heard me around the blog in several of my past posts condemn the 2005 film Kingdom of Heaven.  I feel the need to praise Harry Gregson-Williams (many of you know him for his work with the … Continue reading

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“What Can Men Do Against Such Reckless Hate?”

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