Unhappy surprise.

Author:Hendrickson, Ken
Position:Correspondence - Letter to the Editor

As someone who is addicted to FIRST THINGS, I would like to register, let's say, a raised eyebrow at Peter Candler's "Johnny of the Cross" (December 2003). I sympathize with the sufferings of Johnny Cash and am sorry that he is gone. I also understand that, though I am not a big fan of his music, there are many people who are and feel his loss all the more keenly. However, I must say that I did not expect a publication of the caliber of FT to run a piece elevating...

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