Fleming Rutledge is a preacher and teacher known throughout the US, Canada, and parts of the UK. She is the author of eight books, all from Eerdmans Publishing. Her most recent book, The Crucifixion: Understanding the Death of Jesus Christ, is the product of the work of a lifetime and is being described as a new classic on the subject.
One of the first women to be ordained to the priesthood of the Episcopal Church, she served for fourteen years on the clergy staff at Grace Church on Lower Broadway at Tenth Street, New York City.
Fleming and her husband celebrated their 50th anniversary in 2009 and have two daughters and two grandchildren. She is a native of Franklin, Virginia.
Discerning God's Work In The World: Tips From The Times For Preachers: Trump's and Hillary's language analyzed by a master
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Trump's and Hillary's language analyzed by a masterAnyone who cares about language will be fascinated by Barton Swaim's analysis of political language, in the Washington Post. There aren't many people anywhere who know as much as Swaim does about this subject (Google him, he's fascinating--and quite a charmer in person, I've learned. I admire him and invited him to lunch in Columbia, SC, where he lives and is active in a Presbyterian church).
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2015/09/15/how-trump-speak-has-pushed-the-donald-into-first-place/And here is more from Barton, both amusing and wise:
And here's still more about political language, both amusing and depressing:
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