The mood this easter in the American church is particularly solemn. The penitential season of Lent and the six-month anniversary of the attack on our country have combined with almost daily revelations of clerical misconduct to create a most somber tone.
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Paul Mariani is a poet, critic, biographer and holder of an endowed chair in the English department of Boston College.