Hard work pays

Hard work pays

“Where there are no oxen, the manger is clean, but abundant crops come by the strength of the ox.” – Proverbs 14:4 There’s an adage that if you want to find someone to do a job, look for the busiest people. The underlying principle is that the people who have the...

The soil of apathy   Part I

The soil of apathy Part I

Is ours a declining age? Have the days of great deeds and great virtues, of legends and villains passed us by? I don’t go in for those so sort of dramatics. It’s best to eye those sweeping gestures of historical condemnation with the same suspicion as we would the...