Dietrich Bonhoeffer and our end-times obsessions

If you've cancelled your plans on December 21 because the Mayans said the world would end, you'll be excited to hear that calendar experts have finally announced that nothing will happen after all -- except perhaps long lines at military-surplus return counters.But look on the upside. Now you can use that newfound time to catch up on your reading -- maybe thumb through some classics like Harold Camping's recently overshadowed 1994? Or Hal Lindsey's forgettable The 1980s: Countdown to … [Read more...]