More Religions To Be Recognized In US Military

This piece in the Religion News Service received some modest attention among the US national security (NatSec) people I follow on Twitter. The US Department of Defence has “announced a […]

A Sermon For Remembrance Sunday, 2015

Preached at Trinity Anglican Church, Barrie, Ontario, on Sunday, November 8, 2015  Readings for this Sunday: Ruth 3:1-5; 4:13-17; Psalm 127; Hebrews 9:24-28, Mark 12:38-44 It`s a great pleasure to […]

Book Review, Redeployment by Phil Klay

Redeployment by Phil Klay (Penguin 2014)  Redeployment may be the strongest and most literary work of fiction to have emerged from America’s recent wars, deserving comparison with Kevin Powers’ The […]

Notable Quotable: Tim O’Brien on War

I heard these word’s being read yesterday by Garrison Keillor on his radio feature, Writer’s Almanac, and GK’s distinctive gravelly baritone seemed perfect for this passage.  The author is Tim O’Brien, […]