The Daily Owl 9-11-2013

“Just note the fact that we no longer build Gothic cathedrals; instead we spend considerable resources building research hospitals and in the same manner, physicians have replaced priests as figures of authority.” (Toole)
“Just note the fact that we no longer build Gothic cathedrals; instead we spend considerable resources building research hospitals and in the same manner, physicians have replaced priests as figures of authority.” (Toole) [More]

Christianity and Christmas

Ross Douthat, for the New York Times, uses the upcoming premier Christian holiday to reflect, briefly, on Christianity in America. His reflection focuses on Christianity primarily as a social and political force through two recent book-length treatments that attempt the same. His essay is notable no... [More]