The Dispatch

Doubling down on a bad deal

March 11, 2020 George Weigel 12

Perseverance on a difficult but noble path is a virtue. Stubbornness when confronted by irrefutable evidence of a grave mistake is a vice. The latter would seem an apt characterization of a letter sent on […]

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I, Nebuchadnezzar

January 12, 2020 Dr. Douglas Farrow 18

King Nebuchadnezzar made a golden statue whose height was sixty cubits and whose width was six cubits; he set it up on the plain of Dura in the province of Babylon. Then King Nebuchadnezzar sent for […]

Special Report

An Advent dinner with Cardinal Zen

January 2, 2019 David Pinault 8

Outdoors, a night of mist and drizzling rain on the slopes of Tai Ping Shan (otherwise known to Hong Kongers as Victoria Peak). But here indoors, good food, good red wine, and good conversation, and […]