Day: March 7, 2013

More on priests with Gary Wills

Erik Campano interviews Garry WIlls, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for non-fiction and a National Medal for the Humanities, and author of the very public Why Priests? A Failed Tradition. In his opening question, Campano asks Wills if his thoughts refer to only Roman Catholicism:

Good, racist people

Ta-Nehisi Coates, a senior editor at The Atlantic, writes in the New York Times as a guest columnist on the frisking of actor Forest Whitaker. Whitaker, an African American, was accused of shoplifting at a deli by an employee and promptly frisked, when in reality he had done nothing.

Perpetua and her companions

“Then they will hand you over to be tortured and will put you to death, and you will be hated by all nations because of my name.” – Matthew 24:9 NRSV Perpetua and her companions were willing to make the ultimate sacrifice for their belief in the Way of Christ. They were slaughtered in the […]