COOKERY, CUISINE, AND THE SOUL by Charles A. Coulombe

COOKERY, CUISINE, AND THE SOUL by Charles A. Coulombe

We live in a culture and an era that – for all it obsesses over sexual issues – hates the body. Indeed, the very nature of those obsession, as reflected in a desire to “liberate” the individual from whatever gender he or she was in, coupled with much older effort to divorce sex entirely from procreation, shows the dualist atmosphere of our time. Continue reading COOKERY, CUISINE, AND THE SOUL by Charles A. Coulombe

FINDING PEACE AMIDST CONFLICT by Charles A. Coulombe

FINDING PEACE AMIDST CONFLICT by Charles A. Coulombe

The past few days, weeks, and months have seen these United States, the World at large, and the Catholic Church (and the Orthodox Churches) passing through an extraordinary share of wars, rumours of wars, acts of terrorism and mayhem, and general nastiness above the usual range of such annoyances. Against this unpleasant backdrop, individuals are living lives with their usual rounds of death, sickness, economic difficulties, and sundry heartburn-inducing inconveniences. How, amidst all of this, are we to find at least personal peace? Continue reading FINDING PEACE AMIDST CONFLICT by Charles A. Coulombe