One of Johnny Cash’s best-known songs is “Ring of Fire.” The lyrics describes the intensity of love: “Love is a burnin’ thing / and it makes a fiery ring / Bound by wild desire / I fell into a ring of fire.” Fire is sometimes used as a positive symbol of love, signifying overwhelming passion and consuming desire. But other times love…
This Month | September 2015
When in May of this year the Baltimore State’s Attorney announced charges against six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, one charge in particular stood out. The driver of the police van in which Mr. Gray was fatally injured was charged with “second-degree depraved-heart murder.” Connecting criminal charges with matters of the heart surprised some. The headline of the Wall Street…
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A look at this month’s devotions.
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The Prayers of the Righteous
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