A Paean to Doubt

  Kyle Cupp at The Week has an interesting post in which he celebrates Pope Francis for bringing uncertainty about God to Catholicism: In fact, Pope Francis has explicitly endorsed doubt in the life of faith. In a 2013 interview

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Pope Francis: A “political genius”?

  The subtitle of the January 17, 2014, Politico article concerning Pope Francis was eye-catching: “This guy could teach President Obama a thing or two.” The article’s author, Candida Moss—a professor of New Testament and early Christianity at the University

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PopeWatch: Francis Diplomacy

    Pope Francis was full of surprises yesterday during his visit to the Middle East.  John Allen of The Boston Globe mentions the major one:     In a surprise announcement at the conclusion of his Mass in Bethlehem,

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May 27, 1864: Battle of Pickett’s Mill

  After the battle of Resaca, go here to read about it, Johnston retreated to the Allatoona Pass, fighting the battle of Adairsville on May 17 during his retreat.  Sherman viewed Johnston’s  Allatoona Pass position as too strong to assault. 

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