Daily Archives: August 10, 2013

Roger Morris’ Richard Milhous Nixon 14

I promised that I would eventually write a grand post about Roger Morris’ discussion of the Alger Hiss case in his book, Richard Milhous Nixon: The Rise of an American Politician.  I’ll be doing that tomorrow.  As I’ve said before, … Continue reading

Posted in Communism, Politics

Psalm 120

We’re in Psalm 120, after completing the lengthy Psalm 119.  Psalm 120 is the first of the songs of degrees, or, in Hebrew, the shir ha–ma-aloth.  The Psalmist in Psalm 120 is asking God for deliverance from his belligerent persecutors. … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Psalms, Rabbinics, Religion, Weekly Quiet Time