Summa Cum Laude historian out of Old Dominion University and former Virginia bureaucrat. Currently serving God at Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia, PA; ruling elder in the Presbyterian Church in America; husband and father of four; writing on philosophy, theology, history, and politics. Previously published as "Tenebras Lux" due to professional intolerance.
Of course, I blame the philosophy of existentialism. It’s this philosophy that preaches the supreme virtue in any person is to be authentic above all else – to be true to yourself, no matter what your “self” is or might be.