No Wonder He Knew About the 7 Deadly Sins

I’m teaching my 7 Deadlies course again this term, and as part of it, my kids teach mini-lessons on various topics connected to the subject matter. Today, one of my favorite students did a presentation on Pope St. Gregory I (the Great), whose Moralia on Job laid out the Sins in the order that has basically become the standard.

If she hadn’t already been one of my favorite students, she would be now, because during her slide show, we discovered that the Pope in question may in fact have been…


Christopher Walken.

About profmondo

Dad, husband, mostly free individual, medievalist, writer, and drummer. "Gladly wolde he lerne and gladly teche."
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3 Responses to No Wonder He Knew About the 7 Deadly Sins

  1. nightfly says:

    I’ve got a fever… and the only prescription is more incense.

  2. Robbo says:

    For your penance….more cowbell!

  3. Linda Roberts says:

    Robertson Davies puts the 7 DS to use with his uncommonly good sense in The Cunning Man.

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