Prophets of imagined futures

Since Charles William Eliot's future is our past, it's easy for us to see where his prophecy missed the mark. But could we do better?

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Why give alms?

A review of Peter Brown and David J. Downs

Belief in the incarnation places suffering bodies within the realm of Christian responsibility.

Take and eat?

When church members prefer just a blessing

Matt grew up in the Episcopal Church. One Sunday he appeared at the altar—with his arms crossed over his chest.

Blest and kept

Why and how I bless my children

I can still hear my dad's voice blessing me when I was little. Now that I'm a dad, I wonder if I should use different words.

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Why give alms?

A review of Peter Brown and David J. Downs

Take and eat?

When church members prefer just a blessing

Blest and kept

Why and how I bless my children