Day: December 11, 2006

Oh guiding night!

Thursday is the feast of my favorite saint, the 16th century Spanish mystic, John of the Cross, who gave us the memorable phrase, the dark

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The Archbishop v. The Scotist

The Most Rev. Dr. Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury, has written an interesting essay in the Times education supplement, in which he argues: “Quite often

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The last of The Wire

Steve James and Alex Kotlowitz discuss the heart-wrencing last episode of The Wire on Slate. Here and here. Kotlowitz offers a trenchant quote from Nelson

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God Among Us

God Among Us Christmas Message 2006 By Katharine Jefferts Schori God loved us so much that he came to dwell among us, to tent among

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