Tag Archives: GK-Chesterton

Making Friends and Influencing People

Jollyblogger has called me his favorite papist and added me to his blogroll. He has great taste in writers. C.S. Lewis and G.K. Chesterton are among his favorites. I heartily recommend his blog.

Chesterton vs Postmodernists

“My attitude toward progress has passed from antagonism to boredom. I have long ceased to argue with people who prefer Thursday to Wednesday because it is Thursday.” Ya gotta love a guy who posts lengthy quotes from Chesterton. Go, Jollyblogger, go!

Good Ol’ Gilbert

Here’s some info on an Catholic author for whom I gain more respect every time I read another of his books. “Who is this guy and why haven?t I heard of him?” A pithy bio of G.K. Chesterton by Dale Ahlquist President, American Chesterton Society I’ve heard the question more than once. It is asked […]

Wise Old Gilbert

Sometimes it’s enlightening to soak up some of G.K.Chesterton’s wisdom, especially when it’s obviously still applicable after 80 years. “You can never have a revolution in order to establish a democracy. You must have a democracy in order to have a revolution.” – Tremendous Trifles, 1909 “The whole modern world has divided itself into Conservatives […]

Shea Rules

I think this satire by Mark Shea just about sums up the abuses of Vatican II. Chesterton: A Spirit of Vatican II Bibliography "Many people know that G.K. Chesterton, a famous defender of the Catholic faith as well as a prolific writer in fields as diverse as murder mysteries, literary criticism, biography, and political, theological […]