New Webinar: “G.K. Chesterton as Husband and Father”

You’ve likely heard me talk about G.K. Chesterton before. He’s one of my great heroes.The English Catholic writer was a bubbling mix of joy, wit, wonder, and paradox. He was the premier English journalist of the early-twentieth century, as well as a gifted novelist, poet, and essayist.He’s also the most famous Catholic convert of the …

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The Best Translation of St. Augustine’s “Confessions”

In his book Three Philosophies of Life, Dr. Peter Kreeft explains how he rediscovered St. Augustine’s Confessions: “Only once have I ever encountered a translation that made such a difference, that so opened up for me a previously closed book. That was Frank Sheed’s translation of Augustine’s Confessions, which I found to be as living …

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Visiting G.K. Chesterton, C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, and John Henry Newman: An England Pilgrimage (Photos)

In June 2019, my wife and I flew to England on a pilgrimage to celebrate our tenth wedding anniversary. We spent five days in London and three in Oxford. Our goal was to see and pray at all the sites associated with G.K. Chesterton, C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, and John Henry Newman, who have each …

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