Ross Douthat and 1 Corinthians
On a recent evening at St. Michael’s College in Toronto about 200 of us were treated to a talk by Ross Douthat, the esteemed New York Times columnist.
Mr. Douthat holds the honour of being the only openly Catholic columnist at the Times. More than a self-identified Catholic, he actually writes about the Church from the perspective of a loyal son. One only has to read the Times regularly to understand how unique his voice really is.
His talk was about he and his family’s gradual march from liberal Episcopalian to Roman Catholic, with detours along the way to faith healers and