Daily Archives: 2 September 2005


Last week Steve asked me “Maybe you could explain sometime in a good, thoughtful post just what orthodox is?” I’m not sure Friday night is the very best time to be thoughtful. But here’s a start. First, it’s a word … Continue reading

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Impeachment: Not Likely, But Not Undeserved

Anthea Butler, an historian at my alma mater, writes a stirring opinion piece on The Revealer. I think it’s time to start (or continue, as the case may be) a steady and constant criticism of those who have mishandled the … Continue reading

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The This Is

Another reader’s liturgical question: “At some point in the last few years, lectors stopped saying ‘This is the word of the Lord’ and instead said, ‘Word of the Lord.’ Was this changed for some reason or is it just changing … Continue reading

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