Posted by Matthew Lee Anderson

Matthew Lee Anderson is the Founder and Lead Writer of Mere Orthodoxy. He is the author of Earthen Vessels: Why Our Bodies Matter to our Faith and The End of Our Exploring: A Book about Questioning and the Confidence of Faith. Follow him on Twitter or on Facebook.

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  1. I appreciate your self-deprecating self-congratulation.

    Congratulations from someone other than yourself, me.

    p.s. I’ll submit a purchase request to the Seattle Public Library. If they accept it, they’ll buy 5 copies easy. We liberals love to fund our libraries…

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  2. I guess it should have said “us liberals,” right?

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  3. Thanks, all. And yes, I believe “us” would be appropriate. But then, I’ve given up my editing days!

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  4. Prufrock was right the first time. It’s “we liberals,” not “us liberals.” Use ‘we’ when it’s the subject, ‘us’ when it’s the object.

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  5. Ah, we liberals also noticed that our friends Mark D. Roberts and Tod Bolsinger were contributors. Those two have been a big encouragement to us liberals.

    (Actually they aren’t political at all, and I’m more moderate than liberal. But I couldn’t resist.)

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