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Sunday, July 10, 2016

Confession of a Heretic

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 9:57 PM

“At St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York, Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan
spoke of a country ‘worried, frustrated and fatigued over senseless
violence.’  ‘From Minnesota to Louisiana and Texas, one nation
under God examines its soul,’ he said.”

— Richard Fausset, Campbell Robertson, and
Nikole Hannah-Jones in this evening’s online  New York Times

Nations, of course, do not  have souls. See May 6, 2015.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Soul

Filed under: General,Geometry — Tags: , , , — m759 @ 4:30 PM

Nonsense…

See Gary Zukav, Harvard ’64, in this journal.

and damned  nonsense —

“Every institution has a soul.”

— Gerald Holton in Harvard Gazette  today

Commentary —

“The Ferris wheel came into view again….”
Malcom Lowry, Under the Volcano

See also Holton in a Jan. 1977 interview:

“If people have souls, and I think a few have, it shows….”

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