Sabbath and soil
Years ago, when I first studied Isaiah 58, I found its call to honor the Sabbath mingled with the call to do away with violence and injustice odd. I suppose that I had grown up thinking of Sabbath-keeping as a...
Matthew Loftus / December 5, 2018
ends and kinds in creation
I appreciated Matthew Arbo’s short reflections on Oliver O’Donovan and creation: “abstraction from teleology creates dangerous misunderstanding of the place of man in the universe.” The turn here is Copernican. Teleological order is no longer in creation, but is instead rationally...
Matthew Loftus / April 26, 2018