Art and The Protestant Tradition

I haven’t read the book that is the basis for this blog post, but now I really want to buy it. Seems like today is about art and faith. Catholic and Orthodox thought is most capable of offering a means to experience creatively modern and contemporary art primarily because they remain believers in art, believers…

Yusuf Islam on Music and Religion

Yusuf Islam is Cat Stevens after his conversion to Islam a while back and he hasn’t been in the scene since then. The media didn’t treat his conversion to Islam with any respect, he says, and he talks about the role of music and musicians in Islam. A lot of his points can be applied…

Another Supposed Jesus “Freak”

I got an e-mail from my friend Maurice about an essay written by Andrew Sullivan. I started reading the response by an Orthodox priest, but felt that it’s more correct to read the original essay first. I’ve read and heard about Mr. Sullivan. He’s all over the blogosphere; I remember him especially from the last…