Friday, November 08, 2019
Keeping Advent in the midst of marketplace hysteria
In response to some questions on Twitter, I thought I’d offer a few thoughts. I have been delighted and grateful to see that many people ...
Sunday, August 25, 2019
Sermon illustration in the news
This sermon from last year contains a story about Lt. Alaric A. Piette, former Navy SEAL and military lawyer. It is in the news ag...
Monday, August 19, 2019
The year 1619 and my home state of Virginia
Sometimes people have asked me if I am going to write an autobiography or memoir. Nothing could interest me less. Paraphrasing Will Willimon...
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Abortion: some ruminations
Abortion: some ruminations It will be obvious to readers that this is not a polished essay. I apologize for the paragraphs-by-number, ...
Monday, April 15, 2019
Notre-Dame de Paris
4 PM, April 15, 2019 Off and on ever since the terrorist attack on the World Trade Towers, I have often imagined many possible targets...
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