A Reflection on Psalm 88: The Psalm of Depression

O Lord, God of my salvation,    I cry out day and night before you. Let my prayer come before you;    incline your ear to my cry!For my soul is full of troubles,    and my life draws near to Sheol. I am counted among those who go down to the pit;    I am a man who has no strength,like one set loose among the dead,    like the slain that … Continue reading A Reflection on Psalm 88: The Psalm of Depression

Never Forget the Rich Young Man: The Liminality of Religious Faith Among Young People

The most beautiful and profound emotion that we can experience is the sensation of the mystical. It is the sower of all true science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. To know that what is impenetrable to us … Continue reading Never Forget the Rich Young Man: The Liminality of Religious Faith Among Young People