Was Jesus’ Response to Violence Effective?

It seems to me that violence is increasing in our society. Whether that perception is accurate, or is faulty and based on sensationalized news coverage, I don't know.  Regardless, the issue has led me to spend a lot of time recently pondering the best way to handle the problem of violence.  In particular, I’ve been … Continue reading Was Jesus’ Response to Violence Effective?

Transcending Politics

Those that have read one or two of my blog posts should have a good idea of my dim views of both religion and politics because both systems have proven to be perennial failures.  Neither system offers lasting solutions to the human condition.  It seems that many people are disillusioned by both religion and politics, … Continue reading Transcending Politics