Monthly Archives: August 2015

Incurable

“Hear that lonesome whippoorwill, He sounds too blue to fly.” Thus begins what may be the saddest song in a genre replete with sad songs, Hank Williams’ “I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry.” The words, rhythm and tune capture fantastically … Continue reading

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Smashing Idols

There are two or three very well-known passages in the minor prophet Micah: swords into plowshares in 4:3; the promise of the Shepherd from Bethlehem in 5:2, and the simple statement of what God requires, justice, mercy and love of … Continue reading

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