Wharf Rat

Like most of Robert Hunter’s works, the lyrics to “Wharf Rat” live beyond the intention of its author. It is as if Hunter gives his words to the world and lets them become what they will. I think this is the mark of a true poet. The meaning as originally intended is but one iteration […]

Why Study the Bible if it is Morally Dubious?

Why study the Bible if it is morally dubious? The question itself might for some be dubious, especially if the Bible is understood as the authoritative means by which morality is to be determined. However, I would suggest there is much in the Bible that is either not relevant for us now, or which could […]