“Even when the times were bad, he’d thank Jesus for everything he had.”
Chris Stapelton’s been writing country songs for fifteen years, so he knows by now how to break your heart. Listen to the track “Daddy’s Doesn’t Pray Anymore” from his album Traveller. Listen after the jump:
“It is unbearable to be divorced from you so long.”
The author, professor, Holocaust survivor, and Nobel Laureate, Elie Wiesel has died. May he rest in peace. Read one of his prayers in The New York Times here: A Prayer for the Days of Awe
“The idea that people have some rights just because they are human . . . irrespective of merit, certainly isn’t derived from observation of the world.”
Read this Guardian editorial about Europe’s future without Christianity: Suppose It’s Gone Forever?
“The strength to obey God’s call to serve the poor, in the spiritually barren years when she could no longer hear the call, came from her stubborn obedience.” Melissa Musick reviews The Letters (now in theaters) after the jump: