Archives for December 12, 2010

What do you need to hear?

My wife and I recently spent a day at the Kimbell Museum in Fort Worth.  In the permanent collection is what may well be Michelangelo's earliest painting, "The Torment of St. Anthony" --- a vivid portrayal of St. Anthony's struggle with temptation in the desert.  It got me thinking...Our inner lives are too small.They are cluttered with the kind of distractions that they sell in tourist traps --- pot metal and plastic, cheap construction, loud colors --- here today, gone tomorrow, about to b … [Read more...]