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Posted September 20, 2014 By John C Wright

I am trying to concoct a German sounding name for a group in my next novel. Nachtnebeldunkelritterbruderchaft. It is supposed to mean the Brotherhood of the Knights of the Night-dark Mist. Does it? Anyone here speak German? Their shorter form is Nachtritter, which I am hoping means Night-rider (or, literally Night-knight) Anyone? Bueller? Anyone?  

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Call to Prayer to Avert Black Mass

Posted August 8, 2014 By John C Wright

This is not a hoax. Things are really, really bad out there in Leftwingland. August 4, 2014 The Memorial of St. John Vianney Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, By now you are probably aware that a Satanic group has scheduled a so-called Black Mass for Sunday, September 21 at the Civic Center Music Hall […]

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A Cry for Help

Posted August 6, 2014 By John C Wright

John Hutchens writes: The Catholic Near East Welfare Association … actually have people on the ground… The Iraqi Christian community is helping the Yezidis; warning on the pictures on the first one, they aren’t pleasant and CNEWA sent out an email asking for more help, it didn’t mention the Yezidis for reasons that […]

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Can We Help the Assyrian Christians?

Posted July 23, 2014 By John C Wright

This a question whose answer I also would like to know. A reader asks: So I don’t even know the right questions to ask, but besides prayers do you or anyone here know or is able to reliably find out what I can do to help the Assyrian Christians in Iraq, namely from Mosul: […]

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Pray on March 25th

Posted March 25, 2014 By John C Wright

A message from, which I pass along: At this moment in Washington D.C., nine Supreme Court justices are listening to oral arguments in two cases by for-profit corporations challenging the HHS mandate. Our case – Autocam v. Sebelius – is being held by the Court pending the outcome of these two cases (Hobby Lobby […]

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Announcing the Call for Beta Readers!

Posted February 26, 2014 By John C Wright

UPDATE: For better or worse, a dozen readers have written me and asked to be beta readers. I think that is enough, and I thank you all for your attention. If you are someone in the field, like a technical writer or a professional editor, and you want to get in on the action, you […]

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Question for the Readers

Posted February 11, 2014 By John C Wright

Someone has asked me to submit some of the essays I have written here at my journal site for publication. I am a little at a loss, since I am not sure what is good and what is forgettable. To any loyal reader with an opinion, therefore, allow me to solicit it. I’d like your […]

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Prayer request

Posted February 5, 2014 By John C Wright

A reader writes: Hello everyone. I apologize for posting off-topic but I need some help. My father Thomas Buckley has been hospitalized with what is either a large tissue infection, or an aggressive lung cancer. I’ve never spoken with a better group of people than on this blog, and any prayers on his and my […]

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Time to Call

Posted January 28, 2014 By John C Wright

Thought I should pass this along. The House will vote today on H.R. 7. This critically important legislation is called the “No Taxpayer Funding of Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act.” I need you to make a quick call right now. Call the Capitol Switchboard at (202) 224-3121. Tell your Representative to vote Yes […]

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Unexpected Enlightenment Day!

Posted August 29, 2013 By John C Wright

If I have ever found favor in your eyes, kind reader, please go to Amazon and click on my wife’s book to help raise her numbers. If you want to read a Harry Potter style book with lots of teen angst and a clever mystery (and see my character Sigfried Smith in action — […]

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