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The Gentle Traditionalist – Available Now at Amazon!

All about The Gentle Traditionalist by Roger Buck from Angelico Press – now available at Amazon!

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Praise for the Gentle Traditionalist

Reviews for The Gentle Traditionalist a new book by Roger Buck from Angelico Press in paperback by November 30th.

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Famished for Christendom

Why certains souls in this world reject secularism: They are famished for Christendom. Contains a small extract from The Gentle Traditionalist my upcoming book from Angelico Press.

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Brighton Rock by Graham Greene (Review)

Reflections on the first of Graham Greene’s Catholic novels – Brighton Rock from 1938.

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All Things Made New by Stratford Caldecott (Review)

Stratford Caldecott’s All Things Made New serves to wonderfully restore symbolism and numerological correspondences to the Catholic imagination.

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The White Cockade by Charles A. Coulombe (Review)

  For reasons that should shortly become clear, the term ‘Book Review’ may be a misnomer here. But first, let me just say that what we have to do with here, is a reprint of a very slim volume of poems by Charles A. Coulombe, written in his youth, back in the 1980’s. Also included […]

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Book Review: Monsignor Quixote by Graham Greene

  For centuries now, our world has been increasingly filled by purely humanistic culture. And the majority of what we regard as great literature turns on very worldly themes. In the novels of Jane Austen or E. M. Forster, for instance, we do not have profound explorations of Divine Grace in our lives, nor matters […]

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Imaging the Sacred

(Illustration by Ariel Agemian. Note: It is only since and through publishing this picture that I discovered the identity of this wonderful artist. For more, please see discussion in comments below.) I was happy to discover this old image of the Mystery of Ordination on the web. And I am doubly happy to republish it […]

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Circle of Friends (Review)

Circle of Friends with Minnie Driver and Chris O’Donnell is a flawed, they fond Evocation of Catholic Ireland

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The Power and the Glory by Graham Greene (Review)

A short unusual review of that heartbreaking, beautiful Catholic Masterpiece of Grahame Greene: The Power and the Glory.

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Ugly As Sin: Why They Changed Our Churches from Sacred Places to Meeting Spaces – Michael S. Rose (Review)

Ugly As Sin: Why They Changed Our Churches from Sacred Places to Meeting Spaces – Michael S. Rose offers a powerful and accessible account of how Catholic Churches are succumbing to ugliness.

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The Portal of the Mystery of Hope – Charles Péguy (Review)

An unusual perspective on a genuine classic, Charles Peguy’s heartbreakingly beautiful The Portal of the Mystery of Hope

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