At some point in life, all of us wrestle with what I call the three ultimate questions of life.
Where did I come from?
Why am I here?
What happens when I die?
The first and last of those three questions involve metaphysical speculation. We can look to science and philosophy for guidance, but at the end of the day, the conclusions we reach will not be proven in this life. Each of us will look at...
The great cathedrals of Europe are awe-inspiring. And so are some of the royal residences – the castles – that still are still standing centuries after they were built.
Mary Ann and I spent the last two weeks on a tour that took us from Prague to Leipzig to Nuremburg and then down the Danube river to Passau, Vienna and Budapest. Along the way we saw the church in Wittenberg where Martin Luther pre...