Hardly To Be Discerned

“Good and evil grow up together in the field of this world almost inseparably, and the knowledge of good is so involved and interwoven with the knowledge of evil, and in so many cunning resemblances hardly to be discerned, that those confused seeds which were imposed upon Psyche as an incessant labor to cull out and sort asunder were not more intermixed.” – John Milton, Areopagitica, 1644

Good Links for Good Thinks June 29, 2013

Filed under: Thinking hard,Wow! — Elizabeth @ 09:00

Regarding the SCOTUS decision: “His majesty and person define what the word good means, and His majesty as expressed in creation defines what nature means. This requires that it also defines what against nature means.”

and (audio)

Regarding the Statue of Liberty. It was 128 years ago last week that Lady Liberty took up her post, light of freedom ablaze in her hand at the front door to the country. I wonder, if she were able to look over her shoulder and see America today, would she be tempted to lower that torch a little?

Regarding what a man really is:

Regarding one of my favorite things, adventures in etymology:


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