Sightings Articles

G. K. Chesterton | Gnosticism | metaphysics | moments | New Age | pop culture | science fiction

The Metaphysical Moment

Citings of Sightings, in which we sometimes indulge, can be signs of narcissism, impoverished imagination, or a lack of research in quest of fresh things to say. But sometimes quotations of earlier columns—now archived, lost in cyberspace, or almost ...

January 9, 2017

episodes | Methodism | moments | politics | utopianism

The Moment

Rarely does the name of a Protestant denomination receive mention in a headline. Unless an article refers to a churchly scandal or schism, it’s not news. Community-building, counseling and consoling, engaging in voluntary acts of service—activities w...

September 26, 2016