Rod Dreher on Frank Schaeffer

Rod Dreher and Frank Schaeffer are both adult converts to Orthodoxy. Frank is the son of the late evangelical theologian and philosopher, Francis A. Schaeffer, founder of L’Abri. I was a fan of Schaeffer’s writings in college and heard Francis and Edith speak perhaps 25 years ago in Massachusetts. Rod writes briefly and vaguely about…

David Ring

I’ve been at a pastors’ meeting this week, hence the light blogging. One of the highlights was a talk by Baptist evangelist David Ring: “I have cerebral palsy–what’s your problem?”

Case Studies in Catholic Marriages and Canon Law

Former Mrs. Kennedy wins appeal to Rome. She was never informed of the initial decree, and wasn’t informed of her successful appeal for two years. Update: Jimmy Akin and Ed Peters respond to Time, but they never stop to ask if the Catholic system of canon law regarding marriage–its investigations into marital validity, its tribunals…