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What Can Mandela's Jail Cell Teach Us About Leadership?
Originally Posted: 10/30/2014 - 11:39am | Type: Blog

I believe that Nelson Mandela was the greatest political leader of the 20th century — because of his 27 years of spiritual formation in prison. Visiting Mandela’s jail cell on Robben Island was the most emotio ...

Divine Decree?
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Larry Boudreau William Cavanaugh’s article (“Just Trust the President?” July 2007) points out that many of the George Weigels of the Far ...