Paul Prather

July 19, 2014

Paul Prather: LBJ biography has me rethinking the dual nature of all of us

A couple of weeks ago I wrote that we tend to over-simplify people and institutions into simple categories: good or bad. But in truth, very few people or organizations are starkly one thing or the other. Real life is more complex. It's likelier for someone or something to be simultaneously good and bad, or somewhere disconcertingly in-between.

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About Paul Prather

Paul Prather

An ordained minister for more than 30 years, Paul Prather is a columnist, author and pastor of Bethesda Church near Mount Sterling. From 1988 to 1997, he was a Herald-Leader staff writer covering primarily religion.