Atheism and the TheologiansWhen Michael Buckley, S.J., presented a copy of his book At the Origins of Modern Atheism to the late Pope John Paul II, the pontiff asked, And who was at the origins of modern atheism? Without hesitation, Father Buckley volunteered, the theologians.
Beyond the Blame Game
After President George W. Bush vetoed a spending bill for the Iraq war that included a timetable for withdrawal, he and the Democratic leaders in Congress declared a desire to find common ground to support U.S. forces in Iraq. Such common ground will include recognition of serious mistakes in the postwar strategy.
Books and Culture
The Bible presents many “explanations” for suffering: punishment for sin, part of the human condition, a test of character, a discipline
A book review is meant to give a rough outline of the structure and content of a work, some assessment of its merits and a recommendation
Do not be misled by this book’s title.
One hopes that we Americans continue to cherish the stories and heritage of the great abolitionist heroes of our history.