Wanted: A Few Good Idiots

The Idiot is a book by Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoevsky (b. 1821, d. 1881). The story begins with Prince Myshkin returning to St. Petersburg from Switzerland. Myshkin convalesced there because of fragile health. Having recovered, he hopes to go on with life as peacefully as possible. But on re-entering Russian society, he finds a socio-political clash….

A Penny for Your Thoughts?

In the United States these days, I hear a lot of “class warfare” language used.  Romney said 47% of Americans are dependent on the government.  Obama says the rich need to pay “their fair share.”  Others side with Wall Street or Occupy Wall Street.  What do you think the Bible says about all this?  And…