It is clear from Percy’s novels and other published work that he could only have been from the Deep South.
Humanity’s search for understanding, meaning, and purpose haunted Percy and is a major theme of his oeuvre.
Our culture tends toward optimism, but is it a Christian virtue?
My church has entered a period of decline, even stripping, in which its social position is eroding, its institutions are collapsing, and its common life lies in tatters.
It’s a little uncomfortable, perhaps even embarrassing, that the disciples were afraid on Easter Day.
The Taoist influence in Star Wars is undeniable, but Rey’s journey and this film as a whole look a lot more like Christian baptism.
Something new is appearing in the culture: a dissatisfaction with a banal materialism and a nostalgia for a story that gives hope, one that tells of a sacred tree.
In Romans 8, St. Paul develops the contrast between present sufferings and future glory.