Blue: Notes on the Color of a Receptive Mind

Whatever I might have known of this before (and I do recall reading this beautiful essay among others), I have just relearned it. Blue is the color of contemplation because it is “in effect looking at darkness through light, or (we could say) from the viewpoint of light” (39). This and much more are expounded … Continue reading Blue: Notes on the Color of a Receptive Mind

John Milbank on Our Participation in Mary’s Assent (and Much More)

David Artman’s recent podcast interview with John Milbank presented a staggering wealth of topics and summarized material from a remarkably large portion of John Milbank’s long and wide-ranging career. While tempted to transcribe more, I just ended up taking a few notes for my own future reflection. However, here are a few samples: 48:48“In a … Continue reading John Milbank on Our Participation in Mary’s Assent (and Much More)