Saturday “Text & Talk” Sessions Begin April 13

In Remembrance of Dr. James Patrick: His Insights, Thought, and Teaching

NOTE FROM THE CHAIRMAN Friends and Patrons of the Lewis Tolkien Society:  As Dr. Patrick would say, we’re still in the business of saving Western Civilization. In that unflagging, irrepressible spirit, I’m writing to affirm that every program you’ve loved—every program Dr. P cared about, stood for, and set in place, continues. Specifically that means:
  • Text & Talk on Saturdays
  • The Lewis Tolkien Society dinner in November
  • Rofters (Readers of First Things)
  • Annual honorary lectures, such as the Thomas More, Thomas Howard, and John Henry Newman lectures.
Dr. Patrick’s presence is keenly felt in programs featuring a lineup of scholars and speakers who knew and admired him. Join us to meet the people, share the ideas, and continue ...
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Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Many Things in Christ All are sons of God because of faith in Christ Jesus. Whoever has been baptized has put on Christ. There neither Jew nor Greek, slave nor free, male nor female. For all are one in Christ ...
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The Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

Uncomfortable Enthusiasms She stood behind Him at His feet weeping And began to wet His feet with her tears. Then she wiped them with her hair, kissed them and anointed then with ointment Your faith has saved you, go in ...
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Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

The Authority of Sight Let me tell you, brothers, about the gospel I preached to you, that it is not from man, nor indeed did I receive it from man, nor was I taught it, but I received it by ...
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Thoughts on the Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ

This is My Body I received from the Lord what I also handed on to you, that the Lord Jesus, on the night He was handed over, took bread and, after He had given thanks, broke it and said this ...
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Thoughts on the Readings for Trinity Sunday

Ever-living, Informing, Loving “God so loved the world that he sent his Son” John 3:16 So across the expanse of planet earth there are this day many millions who live in civilizations in which in ways often obscure, sometimes evident, ...
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Pentecost

Two Promises The Spirit Himself bears witness with our spirit that we are children of God. Romans 8:16 I have told you this while I am with you. The Advocate, the Holy Spirit whom the Father will send in my ...
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Thoughts on the Second Reading for the Seventh Sunday of Easter

Good Works Behold, I am coming soon. I bring with me the recompense. To repay each for what he has done. Revelation 22:12 If I give away all I have, and if I deliver my body to ...
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Thoughts on the First Reading for the Sixth Sunday in Easter

Some of our number who went out without any mandate from us have upset you with their teachings…. We have with one accord decided to choose representatives and send them to you. Acts 15:24, 27 The wall of the city ...
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