…if we would take time to read William Lee Miller’s book Arguing About Slavery. Dr. Miller carefully studies the petitions from various societies concerning the abolition of slavery in the 1830’s in the US Congress. The fireworks are spectacular, ignited as they are by a former one term president of the United States, one John Quincy .
While you are reading the book, try listening to Bob Dylan’s song, “Come In, She said, “Ill give you shelter from the storm. A try or two and you will have his passages down. Follow him up by listening to Woody Gurhries anthem, “This Land is Your Land, This Land is My Land.”
And, while we are offering good reads and listens, go back to Hans Kung’ s On Being a Christian