Richard John Neuhaus has entered his rest. I hope to follow up with comments (and I certainly welcome yours) on the influence and work of this visionary man, but for now you can click here to learn more at First Things. Here is a link to some tributes.
January 10, 2009
Aristotle began his Metaphysics with the claim that “All men by nature desire to know.” He proceeded to support his argument by pointing out that we keep our eyes open. Much of the time we do so because of the pleasure gained by perceiving what is around us. Schools were established on the notion that
From Wendell Berry: In Distrust of Movements, a 2000 essay. Study of the history of land use (and any local history will do) informs us that we have had for a long time an economy that thrives by undermining its own foundations. Every time I read Mr. Berry’s works about the economy, land use, the