Letters, Apr. 7, 1947

The Search for Truth

Sirs:

Thanks for digging your fingernails into the rocky Toynbee (TIME, March 17]. Slumbering America needs the challenge of dangling cliffs. What is to be the fate of a civilization which doesn't acknowledge a "schism in the soul?" Historian Toynbee has shown us that our problem is basically theological. . . .

C. W. HOVLAND Yale Divinity School

New Haven, Conn.

Sirs:

From a mere germ in this yeasty civilization of ours, a tribute to Professor Toynbee, TIME, and Artist Artzybasheff.

MICHAEL LAFRATTA Oshawa, Ont.

Sirs:

. . . The good Professor fails to comprehend that religion collectively has been one of the greatest psychic...

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