Monthly Archives: July 2014

History Channel goes off the rails

Not that I ever thought the History Channel, and its sister H2, were particularly reliable sources of historical knowledge, but I always thought there was at least some effort at scholarship, even if it did tend to be shallow and … Continue reading

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Jacob, Esau and the 221st General Assembly of the PC(USA)

(The following is the prepared text of a sermon delivered at First Presbyterian Church, Morgantown, WV., on Sunday, July 13, 2014, based upon Genesis 25:19-34, Psalm 119:105-112¬†and Romans 8:1-11.) The Lord be with you. It is always a pleasure, albeit … Continue reading

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