Month: August 2015

Signals of Transcendence

Os Guinness, in his outstanding new book Fools’ Talk: Recovering the Art of Christian Persuasion, page 139: The foundational assumption is always the same. Whatever anyone claims is the truth over against God’s view of truth, the real truth is still the truth, always the truth, and it points toward its Creator. We are therefore homesick …

Xe, Zir, Xyr: From “In Loco Parentis” to “Loco-Parental

Un-be-lievable. University of Tennessee tells staff and students to stop using ‘he’ and ‘she’ | Daily Mail Online They’re supposed to “start referring to one another with terms like ‘xe’, ‘zir’ and ‘xyr’ instead.” A gay-rights administrator there said, “the new language regime will make the university ‘welcoming and inclusive’ and stop people feeling ‘marginalized’.” The …