A Philosophical Forecast for 2018 or Not Moving Too Quickly From The Many to the One

Reader Alert: I probably shouldn’t post this writing. It’s too long, too abstract, too scattered. Yet it’s taken me so long to draft and redraft — and then I had a week of computer problems — so I  post it with a “caveat lector” warning: feel free to pass on reading or get ready for … Continue reading A Philosophical Forecast for 2018 or Not Moving Too Quickly From The Many to the One

Going Good — The Yankees, Jimmy Carter, and Our Body of Faith

My previous blog (scroll down for “Breaking Bad”) described the cancerous oligarchy whose disease has metastasized into our civic “body of faith.” Today I write about healing that body.  I hope it doesn’t get either too academic or too homiletic. But first a crucial point: threats to the health of our body of faith don’t just come from the kinds of politics I … Continue reading Going Good — The Yankees, Jimmy Carter, and Our Body of Faith