of America as a “city on a hill” has been around for a long time, or has it?
Justin Taylor at The Gospel Coalition has the history of the phrase.
Aaron Earls at
The Wardrobe Door argues that Christians must embrace the role of villain in
the years to come, while Tim Challies describes a “model of determination.”
unreleased recordings of Robert Frost reciting his poems, an essay on the
paintings of Rembrandt by Russ Ramsey at The Rabbit Room, wonderful
photography, a fact check on Macbeth, and more.
By the way, the video
of Robert Frost reading “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening” is not part of the previously unreleased
recordings – it’s actually a coincidence that I scheduled it for the same week
that the Penn story on Frost came out.