More on UD Art Controversy

Houston Chronicle and Dallas Morning News reported yesterday on the debate at University of Dallas over the theft of a painting depicting the Virgin Mary as a stripper. I’m wondering why no one has published a picture of the artwork in question.

“Eating Like an American”

Rod Dreher links to an article about the new food crisis: The world’s grain stockpiles have fallen to the lowest levels in decades. “Everyone wants to eat like an American on this globe,” said Daniel W. Basse of the AgResource Company, a Chicago consultancy. “But if they do, we’re going to need another two or…

Catholics and Protestants

Paul McCain on the substantial differences that remain on the “chief article,” the doctrine of justification. Gerald A. links to a Washington Post article on Evangelicals eager to imitate Catholic practices. The WP article fails to note, however, that mainline Protestants have always observed the liturgical year, including Lent and Advent (Episcopalians, Lutherans, Presbyterians, Methodists);…