Published Mar 26, 2012 in Uncategorized ~ Approx 7 mins
Whence the desire of the young for more? What of the intimacy of fact and opinion? Jeff Johnson combats our thousand little fascisms by appealing to the aims of a liberal arts education.
Published Feb 29, 2012 in Uncategorized ~ Approx 8 mins
How did Latin become a sacred Language? And why? And what do the blending of comic and tragic styles have to do with the Incarnation? Jeff Johnson plumbs the depths in Part 2 of his incisive essay on the language of the new Roman Missal.
Published Jan 22, 2012 in Uncategorized ~ Approx 7 mins
In the first of this two-part series Jeff Johnson graces us with a history of the battle over what constitutes poetry in the English language, and shows us how, with the implementation of the New Roman Missal, our Church has taken a stand in this still-hot debate.