Burr’s musical archaeology unearths the bodies buried beneath the floorboards of the American cultural edifice.
Convenience is sometimes overrated. It can even obscure what is good, holy, and true.
There is not a man, woman, or child that we will not declare a no one if it suits our interests, that we will not drive to the brow of the hill, so that we might hurl them off the cliff. But no one is a no one.
The first definition of the human creature is "homo adorans": a mortal is first a priest. The Son of Adam or Daughter of Eve stands in the center of the world and unifies it by blessing God.