"Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression, and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.”
Martin Luther King, Nobel Prize Acceptance speech, 1964
This week we celebrate Martin Luther King’s birthday. He would have been 84. There are tributes and speeches. After all, we have a (sort of) African-American President.
1968 and beyond
King was murdered in 1968 –…Continue
When it comes to things Christian, religious bias runs through nearly every major poll conducted in the United States, whether it comes from Gallup, PEW or the Barna Research Group, the numbers are often misleading, confusing or just plain wrong!
Surveys regarding religious issues are not broken out by faith groups such as Catholics, Methodists or Mormons, instead it is done by subdivisions such as born-again, non-born-again, evangelical, fundamentalist and other…Continue
Added by Rev Hellbound Alleee on January 21, 2011 at 1:20pm — No Comments
Wallace Stevens is now firmly regarded by the community of poets, professional critics, and—I think—the poetry reading public (sadly dwindling every day to not much more that poets and critics) as the greatest
American poet of the last century.
I will say right now that I share this opinion: indeed I will go further
and say that, considered on merely poetic grounds, I believe that Stevens is
the greatest poet America has…
Added by Eric Tyler Powell on March 21, 2010 at 11:04am — No Comments