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The Moral Virtue of Temperance - Part 4 of 5

Continuing Father Pegues’ discussion of virtues associated with temperance, we now discuss modesty and two of its species.

The virtue of modesty « restrains the sensitive appetite in things that are less difficult to regulate than those which are the object of temperance, continence, clemency, and meekness. 333 mots de plus


British attitudes on national identity and religious minorities not unique in EU

Source: Pew Research Center


Two women watch a 2017 parade in honor of St. George, England’s patron saint. His emblem, a red cross on a white background, is the flag of England. 238 mots de plus


The little-noticed transformation of Islam in the West

Source: The Economist

Islam frightens many in the West. Jihadists kill in the name of their religion. Some Muslim conservatives believe it lets them force their daughters to marry. 93 mots de plus


Queen of Peace

After God had cleansed the world of the iniquity in which it had been steeped, by sending the universal deluge which destroyed the whole human race with the exception of Noe and his family, He promised that patriarch that a similar scourge should never more come upon the earth. 507 mots de plus


Westport, Westwood And 1960s Anti-Semitism

Alert « 06880 » reader, longtime Westporter — and current Californian — Fred Cantor writes:

A new book, Hollywood’s Eve by Lili Anolik, is generating plenty of media attention. 281 mots de plus