The Bedrock of Israel: Churches and Sacred Places in Israel

It’s been nearly a year since my trip to Israel, and I am still trying to process it. Maybe it’s because the trip was wedged between two hectic and difficult semesters. Maybe it’s because I had no idea what to expect, especially since the only knowledge of Israel I had to bring with me on the trip came from the Bible. Or maybe it’s because … Continue reading The Bedrock of Israel: Churches and Sacred Places in Israel

There and Back Again: A Student’s Tale

Hillsdale is not the real world–but it can teach us how to live there. By Madeline Johnson The trip from home to college or back is a sort of trauma, the trauma of dying in one world and being born into another. In the portal between the worlds, that single moment of death and birth, you are utterly alone, the unaccountable soul that counts as … Continue reading There and Back Again: A Student’s Tale