Daily Archives: June 24, 2010

Fathers and Sons

Peter Leithart writes: Without continuity between fathers and sons, the achievements of each generation are undone in the next, and the kingdom cannot not grow. On the other hand, if the sons do nothing but repeat what the fathers have … Continue reading

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The Cup of Sorrow and Joy

I have been reading through Henri Nouwen’s Can you drink the cup? It is a powerful testimony to the different phases of Christian living. One day we may be toasting with a cup of joy and another day we may … Continue reading

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Mediating Institution

Peter Leithart rightly criticizes George Weigel for viewing the church’s political role as one of aiding and abetting “the play of democratic debate…and contributing to the pluralistic give and take of civil society.” The Church is not a helper to … Continue reading

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