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  • Chesterton: Why Catholic?

    It is Wednesday, and it seems about the right time for a little Gilbert Keith Chesterton. Today, I am posting an essay Chesterton wrote in 1926 which is titled, Why I Am a Catholic. I like the bit in the middle where he describes the Church as a kind of safety net which surrounds the playground of life (paraphrase). Enjoy! Additionally, today, the Church…