- Jun 3, 2020
Many commentators these days are floating the idea of a “Benedict Option,” meaning a Church that withdraws from the culture and lives as a remnant. Perhaps instead Catholicism should try the “David Option,” boldly engaging the culture, without power or privilege, with the force of moral authority.
“I was born the son of a king,” sings the protagonist of “The Song” in an early scene — one of the more explicit moments of self-awareness regarding the story’s biblical echoes. A faith-based romantic drama with a country music milieu, “The Song” — which opens in theaters today —