Theology & Spirituality

Weekly Reads {October 17}

Time to cosy up with some cider and a few thoughtful articles from the week. Enjoy your October weekend!


Conciliar Post:

Fr Gregory Owen: “Become Merciful”

Chris Casberg“A Christian Defense of Video Games”

Joseph Green: “Flash Flood Fiasco and the Virtue of Detachment”

Jeff Reid: “Go Set a Watchman—Book Review”

Charles Heyworth: “The Humble Church”


From Our Authors:

Drew McIntyre: “Strangers Before Schism”  —Plowshares into Swords

Jacob Prahlow: “Blogging Ecumenically part 1” Part 2, Part 3  —Pursuing Veritas


Running Across the Web:

Gracy Olmstead: “The Beauty of Books” —The American Conservative

Nathan Huffstutler: “Three Ways Reading T. S. Eliot Can Help You Make Great Art”  —Humane Pursuits

Kevin Bywater: “Suffering and a Vocabulary of Faith”By Living Waters



“Oh God, whose wonders and wisdom are more than we can fathom, whose ways transcend our own, grant us a new glimpse of your goodness, glory, and grace, that we might know who you are and what you’ve done, and in that light…” —Bill Haley


These articles do not necessarily reflect the views or mission of Conciliar Post. These articles have been selected based on their prevalence across popular blogs and social media and their relevance to current events. We invite you to engage in friendly and positive discussion about these articles.

Under the Mercy,
~ Johanna Byrkett, Senior Editor

Conciliar Post Weekly Reads

Conciliar Post Weekly Reads

Weekly reads is a gathering together of articles that hit the internet in the past week—from Conciliar Post authors and from other authors around the world. The Conciliar Post authors and editors work together to make this a weekly resource on Conciliar Post.

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