Paul Elmer More (December 12, 1864 – March 9, 1937) was an academic, a journalist, an author and a Christian apologist. He, along with Irving Babbitt, stood as a leader of the “New Humanist” movement. He had a great skepticism of Christianity most of his life but accepted Christian truth in his later years. Some of his books included Platonism (1917), The Religion of Plato (1921) and The Christ of the New Testament (1924).
Real, actual letters are a gift, an insight into our best and our worst selves. Unlike the present world of the ephemeral email and hatchet posts on social media, letters of the pre-internet era could be gorgeous works of art. In them, the writer shares just a bit of his soul, preserving it for time, [...]