Desirable as living forever may sound, it invites us to forget another kind of desire that we creatures should not quench.
April 12, 2013
"Those who are well have no need of a physician,” Jesus said. We now know, however, that they do have need of a wellness coach....
October 16, 2007
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A contemporary reader of the New Testament letter we call 1 Corinthians is likely to be a little puzzled by the amount of attention it gives to whether the Corinthian Christians could eat meat that...
October 23, 2002
I have learned over the years that students, wearily carrying out a writing assignment, often have recourse to the dictionary....
November 1, 2000
"Love never ends,” St. Paul writes in the lesson we read from 1 Corinthians 13. Or, put more positively, “love abides.” What does that really mean—to say that “love abides”? Or, indeed, what possible sense could it make to say this in a world in which the truth so clearly seems to be that love quite often does not abide?
October 11, 2000