Should Girls Wear Bikinis? Boys wearing bikinis?

boys wearing bikinis – I am always bothered by the modesty issue surrounding girls’ swimwear and most specifically the bikini. Should girls wear to what amounts to being little more than water proof undies?  Well, I’m not going to answer that question.  I’m a guy, and I really think the bikini issues should not be … Read more

The Church and the University

[Continuing prepping for next school year by doing a chapter by chapter summary of Thomas E. Woods’s How the Catholic Church Built Western Civilization.] Chapter 4: The Church and the University Intro Woods begins the chapter by telling the reader that the Middle Ages was not an age of “ignorance, superstition, and intellectual repression” (47).  Instead, … Read more

How the Monks Saved Civilization

[Continuing prepping for next school year by doing a chapter by chapter summary of Thomas E. Woods’s How the Catholic Church Built Western Civilization.] Summary of Chapter 3 “How Monks Saved Civilization” Woods writes that the “history of monks” can be summarized in “Christ’s words: ‘Seek ye first the kingdom of heaven, and all these … Read more

A Light in the Darkness

[I am doing brief Summaries of “How the Catholic Church Built Western Civilization” by Thomas  E. Woods, Jr., Ph.D.   There isn’t much to the first chapter, so I am starting with Chapter two.] How the Catholic Church built Western Civilization Chapter 2 Summary “A light in the Darkness” The author begins this chapter explicitly stating that … Read more