2000-01-14

Date: 
Friday, January 14, 2000

Under the Rose

Things happen. Someone writes a version of events and it becomes history’s first draft. Even when you have personally watched "things happen," there will...

Confronting the Church's Past

Eamon Duffy, professor in church history at the University of Cambridge, is one of the leading contemporary historians of the church. His landmark book The...

Israel & Palestine

In a recent (November) visit to Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Nazareth, Hebron, Tiberias, Ramallah, and other points in Israel and the West Bank, I heard it said that...

Hype, history & a new year

As the new year and new century dawns, we have much to be grateful for, not the least of which is that all the yammering about the millennium has finally...