Tag Archives: Personal/Autobiography - Roger

Getting Personal: Ireland and More

Getting more personal at this blog – about Ireland and more.

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Paray-le-Monial (Sometimes Saying Yes Really Does Mean Saying No)

About saying yes to the Church and no to the New Age: How Paray-le-Monial changed my life forever.

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Cor Jesu Sacratissimum: Book Details – Now Available from Amazon worldwide!

Roger Buck, former member of the New Age community Findhorn, announces his new book: Cor Jesu Sacratissimum: From Secularism and the New Age to Christendom Renewed. It is a book with an unusual debt to both Valentin Tomberg and Hilaire Belloc.

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A Personal Ramble – and Possible Movie of The Gentle Traditionalist!

Rambling on Catholic Ireland, the Legion of Mary, the Chesterbelloc and more …

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Illness, Providence, Ireland – and H. J. A. Sire

Normally, I resist speaking too personally at this site. However, after long weeks of absence from it, some sort of explanation seems in order. Thus, I begin by pasting in a very personal notice I originally wrote for Facebook: Some of you may have wondered what happened to me – given that I’ve neither been on Facebook, nor been blogging, […]

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Taking TIME OUT this Christmastide

Personal greetings and notices this Christmas Eve …

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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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Book Cover, Launch and a Favour (or Two) to Ask …

On the launch of my book The Gentle Traditionalist: A Catholic Fairy-Tale from Ireland (with front and back covers!).

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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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Paray-le-Monial: Portal into the Catholic Mystery

Photo essay of Paray-le-Monial, town in Eastern France, where St. Margaret Mary Alacoque, once beheld the Sacred Heart of Jesus …

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Public Confessional: The Sins of This Blogger

Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner.

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A Tale of Two Books …

From Ireland: A personal tale of how my two books came to be written … Books about the Sacred Heart, the Catholic Mystery, Catholic Ireland – and the threat of both secular and New Age ideology.

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Catholic Counter-Revolution and the Counter-Revolutionary Mind

How the Counter-Revolutionary mind views history … Features a small extract from my upcoming book, The Gentle Traditionalist.

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God Now Has a Human Heart …

At the centre of the devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus lies the staggering realisation that since the Incarnation, God now has a human heart …

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On the Eve of My Half-Centenary: Losing My Ecumenism

An uncomfortable, personal post about the need for courage …

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The Institute of Christ the King – and its Praises

Praise be the Institute of Christ the King. Some recollections of the Institute in Madrid, Liverpool and in Catholic Ireland.

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From Findhorn to the Catholic Mystery: On Leaving the New Age Behind

The story of how a former member of the Findhorn community discovered the Catholic Mystery and left the New Age behind …

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Returning to Life — and Catholic Ireland

  Some fairly personal notices for the moment. Around Advent last year, weblog entries here abruptly ceased, without explanation. What explanation there is for that fact lies in a crisis in Kim’s and my immediate family which I will say little of here. (Although I will note that while things remain very personally difficult, I […]

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An Unusual Catholic-New Age Dialogue (Long Years after Leaving Findhorn)

Twenty five years ago, I was an enthusiastic young member of the Findhorn Community in Northern Scotland. Findhorn: it remains today one of the major world centres of the New Age movement, or as a Vatican document puts it: ‘The two centres which were the initial power-houses of the New Age, and to a certain […]

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