The thing that hath been, it is that which shall be; and that which is done is that which shall be done: and there is no new thing under the sun.Ecclesiastes 1:9
Is there anything new under the sun?
Or is the Bible right, again, when it tells us that everything that has been shall be done and everything that shall be done has been done?
The older I get, the more I appreciate this verse â€“ and the more convinced I become that whatever will be has already been.
Let's take something really new â€“ something like same-sex marriage.
Even a decade ago, the idea that American courts and legislatures and executives might promote this idea would have been considered absurd. No one, not even its strongest advocates, could have imagined the traction this repulsive idea could gain in such a short period.
Thanks to activist courts and perverse politicians, today it is actually...