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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 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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‘The Crusader’s Tale’ – In Production

Friday has finally come and gone. It might not sound like much, but with college classes and homework occupying the week, I look forward to the weekend with a warm welcome. Considering the week finished, I also have a bit … 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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