History, Commentary, Commemoration



Etty Hillesum Safeguards God: The Story of Her Spiritual Transformation during the Holocaust

Henry Adams and T.S. Eliot Together at Armageddon

Wellesley Tudor Pole and the Big Ben Silent Minute


Use unnecessary B.C. election to start making necessary changes – October 2020

Pastor Martin Niemöller’s confession, heard anew amid climate crisis – October 2019

Conversations about the past can be tricky: More on the Sir John A. Macdonald statue in Victoria, B.C. – August 2019

Greta Thunberg and the school strike for climate movement – May 2019

Emergency of climate change is upon us – January 2019

B.C.’s Proportional Representation Referendum: An opportunity to address polarization and stalemate – November 2018

What to do with controversial statues? The City of Victoria and Sir John A. Macdonald – August 2018

Making sense of the Orkambi debate in British Columbia – December 2017


Martin Luther King Jr., George Floyd, and the awful grace of God – July 2020

“I can’t breathe”: Humanity’s need for a spiritual renaissance – June 2020

Coping With Coronavirus and Building A Better World: Wit, grit, and inner light – April 2020

Mr. Rogers’ neighbourhood and the gifts of grace – January 2020

What do Malala, Greta Thunberg, and Alex Trebek have in common? – June 2019


The Crash of the Hercules at the North Pole: Arthur Black, Robert Manson Lee, and My Favourite Hour of Radio, Ever.

John T. Shields: An Appreciation of the Author of The Priest Who Left His Religion