Suppose the Jesus Story Isn’t True?

with 1 Comment

  Isn’t what Dawkins says here due to the power of The Jesus Story?   You may not be a Christian, nor even religious.  Perhaps you’re even an atheist. Whatever, just watching this film with an open mind may give … Read More

The Wilderness of the Mind

with No Comments

I was sitting in a large auditorium with a hundred or so other students, listening to a lecture on philosophy by a remarkable professor, when I realized there wasn’t a thing in that room that was “natural.”   I searched … Read More

Even Bigger Evolution Questions

with No Comments

In the Beginning Where Was Space to Put the Creation? There is a scene in Dostoevsky’s Brothers Karamazov in which the half-brother, Smerdyakov, asks, “If God created light on the first day and the sun and stars on the fourth day, … Read More

Evolution — Words Words — Fact or — ?

with No Comments

Words Words Words   There are countless comments following the leading evolutionist, Richard Dawkins’ tweet yesterday, about whether evolution is a Fact or Theory. Dawkins-ites argued about which words to use in talking about evolution — theory or fact, as well … Read More

Who is it Who Comes to Attention?

with No Comments

Who, Me?   I’ve written before about how hiking trains me to come to attention. Today I’d like to get a bit philosophical and ask a dumb question: “When we come to attention, just who is it that comes to attention?” … Read More

Finding Jesus

with No Comments

Opening My Eyes At a young age I became an atheist, but wanted desperately to believe. While an undergraduate I attended services at numerous denominational churches – Catholic, Presbyterian, Congregational, Adventist, Jehovah’s Witnesses, Christian Science, Eastern Orthodox, Unitarian and even that … Read More

1 2 3 4