Every grain of sand is a link in an essential causal chain.
St. Thomas laid the intellectual groundwork for modern natural science — the absolute distinction between existence and essence.
That evolutionary scientists are materialists seems to be belied by the way some of them write.
C.S. Lewis encountered an objection to his literary criticism analogous to Kevin Williamson’s and explored its underlying logic.
Truth, beauty, and goodness are abstract concepts that correspond to our deepest desires. They are not likely to have evolved by a neo-Darwinian process.