Joseph Pearce in conversation with a former IRA prisoner with whom he would have been a mortal enemy in the dark days when both of them supported rival terrorist groups in Northern Ireland.... https://jpearce.co/in-conversation-with-my-former-enemy/
About Joseph PearceJoseph Pearce is a Catholic author and biographer who has written about subjects as various as GK Chesterton, economics, and Shakespeare. His latest book, Race with the Devil, chronicles his conversion from racial hatred to Catholicism. He is also the Director of the Center for Faith & Culture and Writer-in-Residence at Aquinas College in Nashville as well as the editor of St. Austin Review.
Join Joseph Pearce for a new five-week course which goes behind and beyond The Lord of the Rings.... https://jpearce.co/behind-beyond-the-lord-of-the-rings/
The video of two talks given by Joseph Pearce at a conference in Kentucky last week are now available for watching online: https://jpearce.co/chesterton-literature-suffering-and-happiness/
Parents of students of high school age might want to enroll them in an online course that Joseph Pearce is teaching this September and October on Hilaire Belloc's classic work, The Path to Rome. Please spread the word. The link to the course can be found here: https://jpearce.co/join-me-on-the-path-to-rome/
The reason for Walsingham’s importance is its association with the Marian apparitions to a pious English noblewoman in 1061. By the middle of the fourteenth century, people considered England to be “Our Lady’s dowry” and that she was, in some special sense, the protectress of the English people…. https://jpearce.co/the-other-queen-of-england-2/
Though known to posterity as a wit, a controversialist, and a Christian apologist, G.K. Chesterton considered himself primarily to be merely a “jolly journalist” and it was through the writing of essays for newspapers and magazines that he made both his reputation and his living…. https://jpearce.co/the-jolly-journalist/
Within a few years of the first publication of Oscar Wilde's novel, a young G. K. Chesterton had a creepy meeting with someone who could have been the real-life Dorian Gray.... https://jpearce.co/g-k-chesterton-meets-dorian-gray/