New today from the Century:
- The Nelson Mandela Peter Storey knew and loved: "Mandela was a master of political theater. But I loved him for his lesser-known acts, acts that revealed a truly human genius for ubuntu."
- Joanna Harader on the disunity of the Spirit: "I used to read Ephesians 4 and get that vague, warm glow we Mennonites feel when we see the word peace. Now the passage stops me cold."
- Debra Bendis on tech gadgets and inequality
- Daniel Harrell's lectionary column for the Nativity (subscription required)
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