Here’s the top news of the week from Word&Way. In addition to a piece on religious politicking in the California recall election, paid subscribers to A Public Witness received an essay this week exploring moral issues involving COVID-19 vaccine mandates
Rev. Henning Jacobson didn’t want to get vaccinated. But the Lutheran pastor in Cambridge, Massachusetts, didn’t raise religious objections. His was a …
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This is a new weekly feature of A Public Witness in addition to our regular essays and analysis. We hope you find it edifying. Here’s the top news of t…
Apologies are never easy. The words “I’m sorry” inflict damage on our egos. The vulnerability and humility required to publicly acknowledge being wrong…
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What’s on your mind? That question greets you upon opening Facebook. It sits there innocently inviting you to share your pithy (or mundane) thoughts wi…
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On Monday (Aug. 30), several organizations held a joint rally on the Missouri Capitol lawn in Jefferson City to demand freedom for two men prosecutors …
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“Five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes.” The length of a year. The cast in the Broadway musical Rent sang out those words to ask a more…
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