Here’s the congregational hymn we sang yesterday at my mother’s memorial service at the First Presbyterian Church of Douglasville, GA: “It Is Well With My Soul.”

Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore is a political columnist for New York and managing editor at the Democratic Strategist website. He was a contributing writer at the Washington Monthly from January 2012 until November 2015, and was the principal contributor to the Political Animal blog.