“Christianity and Place”: Alan Jacobs

who is vastly more simpatico to Wendell Berry’s work than I am, but nonetheless writes:

Just a brief follow-up to my earlier post on Wendell Berry: I have learned a great deal from Berry over the years, and some of his writings are among my intellectual treasures, but I’m not sure Berry’s ideas about place are fully, or even generally, compatible with Christianity.


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