Tag Archives: Hilaire Belloc

Belloc on Observing Christmas

           John Cuddeback at Bacon from Acorns: Christmas is not the birth of Christ; what the birth of Christ was, and is, will never change. Christmas is a celebration, a remembrance and marking of the birth … Continue reading

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Old Thunder

Defender of the Faith: Hilaire Belloc (1870-1953) Hilaire Belloc’s nickname that stuck with him for life was ‘Old Thunder’, so named for his fierceness in argument and strong views. Yet he was also a kind and sympathetic man with a … Continue reading

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