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When the vote becomes a problem

September 28, 2011 by


As a way to solve the national debt crisis, North Carolina Democratic Gov. Beverly Perdue recommends suspending congressional elections for the next couple of years. “I think we ought to suspend, perhaps, elections for Congress for two years and just tell them we won’t hold it against them, whatever decisions they make, to just let […]

Bible Study club

September 28, 2011 by


Is anyone else interested in starting a daily chronological Bible thread on here? If so, what translation and do we include the apocrypha? I’m thinking this would be a rather painless way for us to incorporate more theology here (Just think, theology on a board named Traditional Christianity!) and to get some of the newbies […]

The tyranny of happiness

September 28, 2011 by


After my conversion to Christianity, and especially since my reversion to Catholicism, I’ve been comforted by the idea of Redemptive Suffering. This basically says: “Yes, your life may suck, and you will eventually die, but then you get to go to Heaven and be with Jesus, so it all works out in the end. For […]

No Apologies For Being A Woman

September 28, 2011 by


In a recent exchange on Dalrock’s most excellent blog, a commenter took to crticizing the female contributors of Traditional Christianity for, among other things: the solipsistic discussions in the comment threads about your butts, breastmilk, cooking, the supposed awesomeness of your marital sex lives etc. I offered a response there but said commenter touched on […]