Tag Archives: language

Book Review: Race and the Cosmos

Book Review Race and the Cosmos: An Invitation to View the World Differently by Barbara Holmes Byron McMillan (’19) There is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to conduct, or more uncertain in its success, than to take the lead in the introduction of a new order of things. —Machiavelli Race and the… Continue Reading Book Review: Race and the Cosmos

Mythos and Logos

Creation: Week 1 Mythos and Logos Monday, February 12, 2018 The Judeo-Christian creation story is told in the form of a cosmic poem (Genesis 1). The realm of myth, art, and poetry can heal and create coherence, connection, and deep trust for the human psyche much better than prose that “tells it like it is.”… Continue Reading Mythos and Logos

All Language Is Metaphor

Scripture All Language Is Metaphor Wednesday, January 11, 2017 All language about God is necessarily symbolic and figurative. Actually all language is metaphorical. Words are never the thing itself; they can only point toward the thing, which is exactly why “The Word became flesh” (John 1:14). As James Finley, a CAC core faculty member, often… Continue Reading All Language Is Metaphor

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