Unlearned Lessons about Religion and Power

Unlearned Lessons about Religion and Power

While recently watching a mini-series on the famed English monarch, King Henry VIII, it was impossible not to notice the continuing thread of intermingled power, religion and corruption. While historical fiction allowed for great liberties with the storylines, the...
Can Christianity Be Saved?

Can Christianity Be Saved?

In his recent book, His Truth Is Marching On, historian Jon Meacham recalls a childhood story about the late U.S. congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis. Lewis grew up outside of Troy, Alabama, where the church became a central part of his life. Lewis looked...
Are We the Masters of the Universe?

Are We the Masters of the Universe?

“I have the power!” is a quote not brought up often enough at the Global Leadership Summit or in the Harvard Business Review. It seems to me the definitive quote on power relations considered through a Marxist, feminist, post-colonial or Christian lens. It was, of...