Religion

Worship: Dallas’ character revealed

Our efforts to acknowledge inequality became apparent after July’s tragedy Dallas took a sucker punch in the gut with the hate-inspired, racially motivated murder…

Worship: Start, so you can finish

Of course we’ll exercise — as soon as we’re in better shape Getting started is always the hardest part. I started a new fitness…

Opposable thumbs and minds

We have the option to rise above our animal instincts Humans and other primates have what are called “opposable thumbs.” The thumbs on our…

Worship: Weathering the tornados

Faith not to command the winds but to endure them Maybe I don’t have enough faith. Maybe if I just claimed my spiritual authority,…

A beautiful, wasteful chapel

The moral to the story of an Italian banker’s offering On a recent sabbatical, I saw firsthand the work of a master, considered the…