Michael Ruse

Give Thanks for Guy Fawkes

Philosopher of science Michael Ruse writes at the Chronicle: I grew up in England, so of course I knew nothing of Thanksgiving.  Our fall celebration was November Fifth, Guy Fawkes Night, when we used to light bonfires and let off fireworks—no safety restrictions in those days—and celebrate the foiling of the Catholic plot to blow…

Blessed John Henry Newman.

Blessed John Henry’s Religious Opinions

Saints are not literary men.

Killing the Buddha

The Little Servant of God

A new BBC documentary introduces the gospel’s most adorable foot soldier.