Elijah

The God Who Says, “Hide!”

BY BRUCE HILLMAN

God may be all-powerful, but he has an odd way of showing it.  He tends to work his power through weakness, brokenness, even a cross. Where sinners use violence to overthrow and dominate, God uses martyrs and simple words.

The God Who Says, “Hide!”

The Suicide Prophet

BY BRUCE HILLMAN

When St. Augustine lost his best friend he writes what, up until that time, was the most personally revealing confession of pain and sorrow yet to be recorded in history. Scholars have noted that neither the Greeks nor Egyptians, the Romans or the Persians had ever thought or dared to pen a piece so introspectively graphic and emotional.

The Suicide Prophet