Archives for Jul 20, 2013 @ 11:43

David Neff, Gentleman and Scholar

From Katelyn Beaty: David, I agree with Galli — you have been a gentleman, a scholar and a wonderful mentor to many. Blessings on your retirement. When I started in 2007 as CT’s copy editor, I had three go-to grammar guides: TheAmerican Heritage Dictionary, The Chicago Manual of Style, and David Neff. It turns out the last guide [Read More…]

The President Speaks on the Trayvon Martin Case

Wise words indeed. The reason I actually wanted to come out today is not to take questions, but to speak to an issue that obviously has gotten a lot of attention over the course of the last week, the issue of the Trayvon Martin ruling. I gave an — a preliminary statement right after the [Read More…]

Weekly Meanderings, July 20, 2013

Our prayers — and those of the Jesus Creed blog community — for Eric G, who comments here often and who has told of his story on this blog. A wonderful father here in Libertyville, a man who played on one of our Little League teams, who loves baseball and his three sons and wife [Read More…]