Today is the 800th anniversary of the Dominican Order! St. Thomas Aquinas, one of the best-known Dominicans, is also Thy Geekdom Come’s punny answer to a famous riddle.
All Souls’ Day greetings, Geeks! You partied hard yesterday (and All Hallow’s Eve) with your Catholic cosplay, but now it’s time to put away the saints and focus on the suffering souls in purgatory, may God deliver them. Purgatory is a great thing. It’s both an awful experience and an aweful experience, as it is […]
We should vote for the candidate who best reflects Catholic values, with special regard for the non-negotiables like abortion and gay marriage. Usually, that’s the Republican. But otherwise, I think parties are a sham. Most of the politicians will never do anything about the issues we care the most about because they know we’ll keep […]
Every Friday, I endeavor to share one awesome thing about the Catholic fandom. Here’s today’s: εὐλόγει, ἡ ψυχή μου, τὸν κύριον, καί πάντα τὰ ἐντός μου τὸ ὄνομα τὸ ἅγιον αὐτοῦ. ταις πρεσβείαις της θεοτόκου, Σώτερ, Σώσον ημάς. I’m a HUGE fan of the Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom. For those who don’t know, […]
The name of this blog came to me all of a sudden, probably my brain – which operates a little differently from the norm – gets its kicks out of making me mix up words in my speech, and if you try to say “king” backward, it comes out pretty close to “geek.” At once, […]