Eighteen Years on the Inside, by David Warren

Dems’ Dim Future, by Hunter Bradford
December 31, 2021
Daily Scripture Reading and Meditation: The Word Became Flesh and Dwelt Among Us
December 31, 2021

*Image: The Conversion of St. Augustine by Fra Angelico, c. 1430-35 [Musée des beaux-arts Thomas Henry, Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, France]

By David Warren, The Catholic Thing, Dec. 31, 2021

David Warren is a former editor of the Idler magazine and columnist in Canadian newspapers. He has extensive experience in the Near and Far East. …


David WarrenMy confessor had been patient with me over a few months. He was Jonathan Robinson of the Oratory in Toronto, and when I told him I wished to become a Catholic, he looked relieved, as if I had decided to give up on a life of crime.

Curiously, I had, although I was not a criminal in the conventional, “lower class” sense. I was just an Anglican, and had been one since earlier in my adulthood. My motive for transferring my allegiance to Rome was not grand; I’d simply had enough of Anglican politics, and doctrinal decay, and could not take Protestant claims seriously anymore. …

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