Wednesday, 18 April 2018
Traditionalism, the Past, and Permanent Things
The affirmation of tradition against modernity cannot be simply a matter of wishing to turn back the clock to a former period of histor...
Friday, 13 April 2018
I have a short article up at Peregrine Magazine on Liturgy and the Common Good . This article was partially inspired by reading Pope Benedi...
Friday, 6 April 2018
A Note on Reductionism
Reductionism is a perverted tendency linked to the discovery of something that is, often genuinely, good or important. The problem with the...
Sunday, 1 April 2018
The Traditional Vigil of Easter – Part 2: From the Blessing of the Font to the Vigil Mass; General Conclusion
The Harrowing of Hell (Continued from Part 1.) Following the twelve prophecies, in the traditional rite, the baptismal water is ble...
Saturday, 31 March 2018
The Traditional Vigil of Easter – Part 1: From the Lucernarium to the Prophecies
This is, again, a reposted article, in two parts, from my previous blog , with some minor modifications. Last year, I wrote an arti...
Sunday, 25 March 2018
Notes on "Rigidity" and "Spontaneity"
The Lesson of The Merchant of Venice: "Rigidity, thou art a heartless wench!!!" ( Video ) In the histories of science, phil...
Saturday, 24 March 2018
On the Traditional Rite of Palm Sunday
As we enter into Holy Week, it is good for traditionalists to reflect upon the liturgical reforms that have transpired in the 20th cen...
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