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Righteousness: A Forgotten Virtue

Righteousness.Take Stand

Author and theologian, Eugene Peterson, makes this observation about American culture in Run with the Horses:

“There is little to admire and less to imitate in the people who are prominent in our culture. We have celebrities but not saints. Famous entertainers amuse a nation of bored insomniacs. Infamous criminals act out the aggressions of timid conformists. Petulant and spoiled athletes play games vicariously for lazy and apathetic spectators. People, aimless and bored, amuse themselves with trivia and trash.” Continue reading


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