Jezebel Has Thrown Down the Gauntlet

By Peter Darcy | On Sep 19, 2018 | No Comments

The story of the wicked Queen Jezebel in the Bible (1 Kings 21) may be instructive for understanding the most recent obscenity of our political theatre, the atrocious rape accusation against Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh. The only difference between the two accounts is that the biblical story features the evil of a single wicked woman; today we are surrounded…

Broken Harp: The Deadly Abortion Deal in Ireland

By Peter Darcy | On Jul 1, 2018 | No Comments

Ireland has always been known as a place of enchantment, particularly in its poetry, music, and dance. As if to remind us of this, the Emerald Isle itself is even shaped like a harp! But to adopt the metaphor of Don McLean’s classic song, American Pie, May 25 was “the day the music died” in Ireland. Figuratively speaking, Ireland is…