…that is the unique character of our time:
It is, as human sin often is, both heart-breaking and really funny. Scripture and the tradition don’t actually talk all that much about the human faculty for humor. I’m not aware of a Theology of Humor out there. And yet one of the marks of sanctity seems to be the ability to laugh, particularly at one’s self. “Angels can fly because they take themselves lightly” said Chesterton, while Thomas More remarked that “The devil, the proud spirit, cannot endure to be mocked.”
Anyway, I liked the video.
HT: Kevin O’Brien.