Violence and Religion

Violence and Religion Prepared for the working group on Violence, Religion and Terrorism of the Commission on Social Policy of the Presbyterian Church, January 31, 2003 By Robert Hamerton-Kelly A week or so ago I saw on deep cable a semi-propaganda movie of the kind we see more and more as the religious violence of […]

Writing and the Spirit

Writing and the Spirit St Mark’s Palo Alto Lent 2001 By Robert Hamerton-Kelly March 28, 2001 These reflections are neither organized nor integrated. If I were more gifted I would write what the Church Fathers called “Centuries,” as St Maximus Confessor did in the 7th century. He wrote four centuries on love, that is 400 […]