What is Freedom: Hart, Lewis, and Sanford on the True Nature of Freedom

David Bentley Hart has published two recent articles as follow-ups to his book That All Shall Be Saved, I will link them here as Part One and Part Two. These articles are packed with precise philosophical and theological language, which I think is necessary, but in this article I want to share how, as a … Continue reading What is Freedom: Hart, Lewis, and Sanford on the True Nature of Freedom

Violent Magnetism: The Constant Pull to Use Force Instead of Reason

- Moon Magnetism by Sacred Woman I can still vividly remember my first encounter with the overwhelming cruelty of violence. I must have been in third or fourth grade and was on the playground during recess, when I saw a few boys playing baseball. I walked over and was horrified to discover that they were … Continue reading Violent Magnetism: The Constant Pull to Use Force Instead of Reason

More Than Watchmen, I Wait

"Israel, put your hope in the Lord,    for with the Lord is unfailing love    and with him is full redemption.He himself will redeem Israel    from all their sins."- Psalm 130: 7-8 In the gospel reading from this past week Jesus hears that Lazarus is sick, but waits until his friend has died before traveling to see him. As he approaches the village of … Continue reading More Than Watchmen, I Wait