If you’re interested in Catholicism, history, politics, philosophy, and the places where these worlds collide, you’ll find plenty to keep you occupied at Notes from the End of Time.
Why the name?
Notes from the End of Time is an allusion to one of my favorite pieces of music, Messiaen’s Quatuor por la fin de temps (Quartet for the End of Time). I believe (along with many others) that we are seeing a “great turning” in our culture. I am considerably less optimistic than those who await a Singularity, but more optimistic than those who expect an eternal future of Pods ‘n Bugs.
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