Category Archives: Reason


But, What If I Really Am Doing What I Don’t Want To Do? BY: Frater Bovious (CARROLLTON, TX – Cradle of Civilization) I need to make clear that the two previous columns specifically did not address addiction. With regard to … Continue reading

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Black Lives Matter

Yes. Yes they do. As I am a bit slow on the uptake, when I first heard the phrase, “Black lives matter,” my first thought was, “All lives matter.” Yet, somehow it felt wrong when I said it. If all … Continue reading

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The Supreme Court Decision–Does It Matter?

The Morning After, Has Anything Changed? By: FRATER BOVIOUS For anyone surprised by the recent Supreme Court decision in OBERGEFELL ET AL. v. HODGES, DIRECTOR, OHIO DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, ET AL., I would like to say, “Wake up and smell the coffee.” Except … Continue reading

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Why I Remain Catholic

By: FRATER BOVIOUS So, there is this person that blogs by the name The Anchoress and she asked a question which I believe was prompted by a Pew Report that Catholics are bailing on the faith in droves. The question: Why … Continue reading

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Knowledge v Information

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “We Can Be Taught!.” By: FRATER BOVIOUS (CARROLLTON, TX – Cradle of Civilization) You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make him think. Give a man a fish, and you … Continue reading

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Black and White Mary

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Just a Dream.” By FRATER BOVIOUS So, I was having this nightmare, and there were these three doors, and I picked the door in the middle and found… BLACK AND WHITE MARY! … Continue reading

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5 people mashup

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Circle of Five.” I really don’t like this prompt. On the one hand there is the temptation to go big or go home. Jesus, Mary, GK Chesterton, Aquinas, Bonaventure, Cindy Crawford, etc. … Continue reading

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