In constructing an entire world, The Wire highlights a much more complicated way of approaching moral life than is often attempted.
White supremacy has always found a way to make black people culpable for their own persecution.
The coming kingdom – popular or not; desired by the peoples or not – certainly seems to be of great importance to the writer of Matthew and to Jesus himself
When we feel most abandoned by God, perhaps that’s when Christ is trying to speak to us in a language not our own, in the voices of our neighbors.
Few films have combined such artistic merits with such a searching and sympathetic portrayal of Christian faith.
Like Job and like David in this psalm, I pray because I seek counsel with God himself, not because, like brushing my teeth, prayer is good for me.