Christians Know the Secret

Christians know the secret behind what David Brooks never gets around to saying completely in his article in the New York Times.

If you think that human nature is good and powerful, then you go around frustrated because the perfect society has not yet been achieved. But if you go through life believing that our reason is not that great, our individual skills are not that impressive, and our goodness is severely mottled, then you’re sort of amazed life has managed to be as sweet as it is.

Read the article here.