What Is Truth?
Posted on May 31, 2016

This was the question that Pontius Pilate tossed at Jesus on that fateful Good Friday morning, but which he never waited to hear answered. I have been haunted by it over the years.

What is Real?
Posted on May 24, 2016

So much in the headlines at the moment pushes us into the past, even as we ponder the future. As “Hamilton” and now its spinoff book dominate the world of the theatre, we have had a lively debate on putting a woman on some piece of our paper money ,and eager politicians keep referring to great ones from the past whom they are imitating. It makes for a jumble, doesn’t it?

Of Oreos and Elders
Posted on May 17, 2016

I have been thinking recently of the link between oreos and the Book of Revelation or, more particularly, of the similarities between the new and the old. Let me explain.

God’s Good Earth
Posted on May 10, 2016

He: “Are they blushing yet?”

Me: “Not quite, but I have my eye on them and I’ll let you know.”

Reaction: A look of mystification on the face of the unwitting eavesdropper. What were I and the elegant elderly gentleman discussing? It did sound a bit salacious.

Is Something Beginning?
Posted on May 3, 2016

Are we in the process of expanding our vocabularies? Let me explain.