Thursday, May 30, 2019

Science and the Ascension of Christ - Crisis Magazine

Science and the Ascension of Christ - Crisis Magazine: A legion of publishers will attest that Father Stanley Jaki (1924-2009) did not suffer fools gladly, and under that category he filed virtually all editors. He wrote in perfect English but with a discernible Hungarian syntax so that his footnotes could be longer than the main text, and verbs often were fugitive. His patience with …

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

A Remedy for the Abuse of Language - Crisis Magazine

A Remedy for the Abuse of Language - Crisis Magazine: The line between medicine and poison is a fine one. The same drug can cure when administered by an expert and harm, if not kill, when misapplied. Some drugs always cause harm, but are consumed for some apparent benefit; they, too, are pseudo-medicinal. This is true for souls as much as it is for bodies. …