God Bless America?
This past semester several of my peers and I have been engaging in informal discussions about the intersection between political participation and the Church. Interest in this discussion has piqued due to the annual Walter B. and Kay W. Shurden Lectures on Religious Liberty and Separation of Church and State hosted by Samford University and the BJC (Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty)....
A Serious Man: "Don't You Want Somebody To Love?"
This evening I was fiddling around on some blogs and movie analyses of the Coen brothers latest, A Serious Man. http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/a_serious_man/ Based in a 1960’s Midwestern American Jewish community, A Serious Man tells the story of Larry Gopnik, your run of the mill ‘good’ and ‘serious’ man caught up in a tragic, determined, series of more than...