Existence itself was always a shocking wonder to him. It made him grateful for creation, where nothing is trivial because everything holds clues to divine revelation.
His religious witness offered a rare mix — intellectual dazzle and humility. We could use both just now.
Saturday, February 16, 2008
"Book's exuberant truths still impact readers a century later"
Ray Waddle writes today in The Tennessean about his choice of book for Lenten reading. It is G.K. Chesterton's Orthodoxy.