Creed or Screed? C. S. Lewis Weighs In to the Election Season

Very glad to share a few thoughts on C. S. Lewis and the current political rhetoric on Christian Century’s Then and Now blog. Thanks to Eddie Carson for the chance. As this campaign season reels recklessly, leaving a wake of increasing intolerance, those holding differing opinions can find little common ground. Past seasons of “come, let us reason together” have disappeared; unreasoned...
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On Starting Anew: A Three-Part Prayer

Here at the start of a New Year, and the beginning of a new day, I find myself reminded by a friend to keep writing, and that my morning prayer might offer just the topic to start off with as the chill wind blows and the sun peeks through to wake and warm us all. And if indeed the mercies of God are new every morning, then perhaps a practical way of invoking those mercies may help.  It helps me...
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