iOS app Android app

Richard J. Mouw

Entries by Richard J. Mouw

'Then One Foggy Christmas Eve': A Christmas Meditation

(31) Comments | Posted December 10, 2010 | 7:03 PM

I was a kid when Rudolph came on the scene as Santa's ninth reindeer. Actually, Rudolph had already been a storybook character for several years, but he became a major phenomenon in 1949, when Gene Autry recorded the musical version of Rudolph's story. Millions of copies of the cowboy singer's...

Read Post

Conviction and Civility in American Public Discourse

(333) Comments | Posted November 7, 2010 | 6:13 PM

When I decided to explore the subject of civility two decades ago, I was especially concerned about the ways in which religious convictions seemed to be at the root of much of the mean-spiritedness in the world. There were growing tensions at the time -- soon to be vicious warfare...

Read Post