Author Archives: Dr. Scott Randall Paine

The Language That Rose From the Dead

an older man looking up from his reading to the heavens where a heavenly orchestra of angels play instruments

“A language must die to be immortal.” When it comes to expressing the eternal and immutable truths of the Christian faith, the only good language is a dead language. Chesterton once made a disarming retort to the customary detraction of Latin as a dead language. He simply remarked that to say this is not a […]

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