Daily Archives: May 11, 2012

What Would Dietrich Bonhoeffer Do?

The last time I asked this question in a blog entry the subject of conversation was the unification of Germany under the direction of Otto von Bismarck and its implications for European unity by iron and blood rather than peaceful … Continue reading

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Life’s What You Make It

The deepest truths, when said without love and compassion, become the most irritating cliches. In a song full of deep meaning and deep irony, the band Talk Talk managed to make a sympathetic and evocative song out of what is … Continue reading

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