Summer 2001

Insight: Diseases of the Heart

Diseases of the Heart

David Hulme

The heart is more than a muscular pump that is sometimes diseased. We also speak of it as the seat of emotional well-being. 

The Violent Heart

The Violent Heart

David Hulme

The story of humanity is in large part the story of animosity and violence. What is it about people that leads them to treat one another as adversaries?

Taming the Monster Inside Us

Taming the Monster Inside Us

David Hulme

In this interview with Jonathan Glover, which first appeared in the Summer 2001 issue, the British ethics professor addresses the human proclivity for cruelty. 

Rights vs. Responsibilities

Rights vs. Responsibilities

David F. Lloyd

Rights have never been so extensively defined as today. But what happens when the perceived rights of two individuals or groups clash?

Through an Ancient Looking Glass

Through an Ancient Looking Glass

David Hulme

Modern Western society reflects a civilization that most people consider long dead. Yet the connections are clear and unmistakable.

As It Was from the Beginning

As It Was From the Beginning?

Steven D. Andrews

The spirit that animated our earliest ancestors has continued unabated through the ages. And so, in humanity’s struggle to create for itself a secure and prosperous world, it is unwittingly fulfilling an ancient prophecy. 

The Gospels for the 21st Century, Part 6: Judging by the Fruits
The Gospels for the 21st Century, Part 7

Judging by the Fruits

David Hulme

As He traveled the countryside performing miracles and healing the sick, Jesus Christ taught the importance of being known by your everyday deeds and actions.