Marriage—Designed for Procreation?

Heracles and Omphale

Marriage, many Christians want us to believe, is for procreation. That’s right—not companionship, not love, not even financial support. (I wonder if they know that babies don’t come from marriage but sex.) [Read more...]

Book Review of “Cross Examined”

Cross Examined: An Unconventional Spiritual Journey

A book review of my novel “Cross Examined: An Unconventional Spiritual Journey” [Read more...]

Responding to the Minimal Facts Argument for the Resurrection (2 of 2)

Habermas Minimal Facts Resurrection

Let’s consider the remaining facts in the Minimal Facts argument of Gary Habermas. [Read more...]

Responding to the Minimal Facts Argument for the Resurrection

Habermas Minimal Facts Resurrection

With his Minimal Facts argument, Gary Habermas hopes to make a short and sweet case for the resurrection. I’m not impressed. [Read more...]

Scholarly Consensus for the Resurrection?

Jesus resurrection

Gary Habermas is well known for his case for the resurrection of Jesus. He says that most critical scholars agree with him, but his argument collapses with investigation. [Read more...]

The Irrelevant Wisdom of the Ten Commandments

Moses and 10 Commandments

What do the Ten Commandments say? Maybe not what you expect. [Read more...]

Darwin Day Response to Creationist Chick Tract

Darwin Day Creationism

Happy birthday Charles Darwin! Let’s fillet a gospel tract that imagines that evolution is flawed. [Read more...]

What Does the New Testament Say about Homosexuality?

Heaven and Hell

Several passages from the New Testament are often cited to condemn homosexuality, but these sources undercut their own credibility. [Read more...]

Evolution is Crazy, Says Man Who Thinks the Earth Was Created 6000 Years Ago, All the Animals Were Saved on a Boat Built by a 600-yo Noah, and our Loving Creator Drowned Everyone

evolution creationism debate

Much could be said of the Bill Nye/Ken Ham debate, but I’ll focus on the low points of Ken Ham’s Creationist message. [Read more...]

The Bible’s Shortsighted View of the Universe

New Yorker View of the World

Saul Steinberg’s iconic view of the world from a New Yorker’s standpoint is similar to what we see in the Genesis account of creation. It shows the viewpoint of Iron Age men, not the creator of the universe. [Read more...]