We live in a world where amnesia is the most wished-for state. When did history become a bad word?
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed.
Today, for the first time in history, a Bishop of Rome sets foot on English soil. This fair land, once a distant outpost of the pagan world, has become, through the preaching of the Gospel, a beloved and gifted portion of Christ’s vineyard.
People that are really very weird can get into sensitive positions and have a tremendous impact on history.