Day: July 30, 2011

Remembering John Stott

As the news of the death of John Stott became known around the world, papers and blogs have been posting tributes and remembrances of his life and ministry, and attempts to analyze what effect he has had on Evangelicalism and Anglicanism. Some of this is surprising for American Episcopalians who haven’t been very familiar with […]

The moral arguments to raise taxes

The budget deadlock in Washington this weekend has as a part of its root cause a pledge by many Republicans in Congress to never vote in favor of legislation that would raise taxes. Part of their reasoning is the claim that lowering taxes will stimulate the economy and provide greater revenues. Part of their reasoning […]

Saturday, July 30

Then they came to Capernaum; and when he was in the house he asked them, ‘What were you arguing about on the way?’ But they were silent, for on the way they had argued with one another about who was the greatest. He sat down, called the twelve, and said to them, ‘Whoever wants to […]