Certain moments in our nation's history have consistently opened the door for the least civil voices to enact evil through civil policy: think the institution of race-based U.S. slavery, the Indian removals, Jim Crow laws, legalized segregation, the federal protection of lynching mobs, and, don't forget, the Japanese internment camps, among others.
I do not usually watch Glenn Beck's program. So many books, so little time. However, on April 6, while working on another project, my intuitive mind told me to watch Glenn Beck. So, I did.
If you read only one book about the Sabbath, it should be Abraham Joshua Heschel's 1951 classic
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On November 20, 2009, to considerable media fanfare, a group of 140 senior Christian leaders issued 'The Manhattan Declaration.' In brief, it calls fo
This Advent, the Church's cry of deep longing and anticipation for her bridegroom strikes a chord straight through my own life.
What if? What if Obama's speech had not simply referenced Gandhi and King but followed them in following the way of Jesus?