There are a lot of things I wish I would have done, instead of just sitting around and complaining about having a boring life.
By Cormac McCarthy
Not only so, but we also glory in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope.
We speak of hope frequently in daily talk. Its range extends from wishful thinking to profound spirituality. Chapter Six of Karen Swallow Prior’s On Reading Well examines the virtue of hope with examples drawn from Cormac McCarthy’s The Road. Today we consider the difference between the passion of hope from theological hope. Continue reading “Hope”