The beauty of Christ’s substitution in George Herbert’s ‘Love (III)’. This is one of the best devotional poems I know of, to which many might add legalistic qualification after legalistic qualification. Yet what it says is simply true. Check it out and banish all merits but the ones that bring us to the feast.
A D.C. editor writes about piety and society, with one eye on the past and the other on the future, and both eyes on the sovereign purposes of God.