Why the Incarnation Makes All the Difference

© 2014 Robert OsburnAt Christmas, at least in the West, we are swollen with pleasant sentiment: gifts, lights, and music. We might, therefore, miss one of the most important questions that humans should consider in a world blasted and bewildered by terrorism,...

The Whole Is Less Than the Sum of the Parts

© 2014 Robert OsburnI am often stumped by a paradox of academic life: Individually, most academics are very pleasant, engaging, thoughtful people that I’d want for neighbors. However, when academics act institutionally, that is, on behalf of some academic...