Tag Archives: Nature

Natural Law Ain’t Nonsense

“[T]he light of natural reason, whereby we discern what is good and what is evil, which is the function of the natural law, is nothing else than an imprint on us of the Divine light.” – Summa Theologiæ [Part II, FP, Q. 91] Natural law is sometimes dismissed as just another religious theory, totally dependent […]

If Rain Were To Turn Crystal – Jacob T. Reilly

    If Rain were to Turn Crystal If rain were to turn crystal in the air— When the dove coos, grey squirrels on the branches stare, And the sun overwhelms the vernal sky Precipitous with pregnant import—and cry Diamonds, like graupel, on the muddy ground, We would want To read them like some prophetic font— […]