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Greg Carey

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Posted by Greg Carey 13 weeks 5 days ago
Where does the violence end? And how did it begin?In such a moment, we imagine ISIS as “different” from ourselves, a whole distinct category of the species homo sapiens. We did the same with...
Posted by Greg Carey 20 weeks 5 days ago
Optimism tends to accompany a new year. But we leave 2014 somewhat broken and disappointed. The online magazine Slate has christened 2014 “The Year of Outrage.” I bet the name sticks. ...
Posted by Greg Carey 29 weeks 5 days ago
“Administration officials have repeatedly assured Americans that they were prepared for Ebola. Less than two weeks ago here at the White House, they insisted they knew how to stop this virus in its...
Posted by Greg Carey 1 year 5 weeks ago
Easter Sunday marks the holiest, most exalted moment of the Christian year. In Easter services all over the world, trumpets and organs blast. Flowers transform churches with their brightness. Worship...
Posted by Greg Carey 1 year 11 weeks ago
Is Eve all about sex? Or might she want something else? Our popular imagination turns Eve into a receptacle for one set of our fantasies. Our fixation on Eve’s sexuality causes us to overlook the...

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I AM GRATEFUL for Ann Monroe's reflection on Jack Miles' book, God: A Biography
("Honest to God," May-June 1998).