Posts tagged "nyt"

Party of the Kingdom of Heaven

An excerpt from Kathryn Harrison's op-ed in the New York Times on Friday about Joan of Arc, the subject of Harrison's forthcoming biography:
Like all holy figures whose earthly existence separates them from the broad mass of humanity, a saint is a story, and Joan of Arc’s is like no other. The self-proclaimed agent of God’s...

Smear the Pope

Diane Winston, Knight Chair in Media and Religion at USC and friend of The Revealer, writes at her blog, The Scoop, about criticism The New York Times has received for it's recent story about Pope Benedict's role in covering up sexual abuse in the church:
Critics complain that the Times is out to...