The quote is from a wonderful essay around teaching poetry at high school. I have never read Herbert. And I have never, before thought that Donne was a pimp. Perhaps he would have challenged any who said so to him. I was less encouraged when only a couple of kids liked George Herbert. After our … Continue reading Donne is a Pimp.
One of the things we have to give up in this time is a certainty. That we are correct. On all issues. There is an intellectual pleasure in arguing about transubstantiation, or purgatory, or iconoclasm. (I will make it clear: I don't believe in the theory of transubstantiation. I consider our salvation is in Christ, … Continue reading Our unity is Christ.