A New Insight

Every so often, someone being driven by the great western emasculation machine has trouble saying that most evil of words, “man,” even when he’s talking about a single male person. Among our current bathroom literature is a little book entitled Who’s Who in Church History. The entry for Karl Barth describes him as “a warm, witty human who never lost his country parson’s simplicity.” Ah, so it turns out he was one of us after all, and not, as I’d previously thought, a crash-landed wookiee.

Advertisements

One thought on “A New Insight

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s