"Man is continuous both with the rest of organic nature and with the infinite outpouring of the spirit of God." (Abraham Joshua Heschel)
Tuesday, October 19, 2010
Certainty is a ready refuge for people who fear thought, which is why many people never question their fundamental assumptions about life and death. God forbid! Religious faith without certainty is impossible for them to comprehend. (6-9-2009)
Happily married, lucky father and grandfather, the youngest son of Christian parents. Formerly an evangelical Christian myself, now on basic principles I am most at home with rabbinical Judaism. A stubborn skeptic, a dreamy idealist, a sentimental fool, and a lover of life. Follow me on Twitter @chasfhudson.