Evolution of the Eye

Henry Neufeld is one of many drawing attention to the video on the evolution of the eye at Expelled Exposed… Hyphoid Logic spotted a news item about good science education near to me here in Indiana.Mystical Seeker has been following a conversation in which the atheists seem (as so often is the case) to share [Read More...]

Quotes to make you Question…

Here are two quotes from around the blogosphere. The first was posted by Liberal Pastor in a discussion that I’ve also been involved in on a biochemist’s blog: Joining this debate late. I am one of those liberal Christians. I do not in any way believe in a supernatural God. Am I an atheist? Perhaps [Read More...]

Religion and Science Fiction

SF Signal shares (in addition to an interview with the producers of LOST and a clip from next week’s episode) links to posts about theology and Battlestar Galactica on Time Immemortal and BeliefNet. Galactica Sitrep has a recap. The Lead talks about the Church of England and Doctor Who. [Read more...]

Leaving God Behind

I was going to call this blog entry “Taking Leave Of God”, but since I’ve actually never read Don Cupitt’s book by that title, I decided not to allude to it. The inspiration for this entry in fact comes from some verses in Exodus 33 – a story tucked away between the better-known stories of the [Read More...]

Quote of the Day (Henry Neufeld)

“The ID movement is the noisiest bunch of “suppressed” people in history. If their voices are cut off, there sure is no evidence of the fact” (From the blog Threads From Henry’s Web), [Read more...]

Butler Children’s Orchestra

Rite at Stonehenge (composed by Elliot Del Borgo) Kabuki Dance (composed by Richard Meyer) Classical Bash Allegro (composed by Shinichi Suzuki) [Read more...]

Around the Blogosphere

Doug Chaplin highlights a news article about a study which shows that fundamentalists don’t know the Bible better than others, and that reading the Bible more doesn’t lead one to vote for a particular party. Is anyone surprised…apart from fundamentalists?Liberal Pastor discusses what it means to be a Progressive Christian. I hope Mystical Seeker and [Read More...]

Don’t Click, Just Wait For The Check

Don’t fall for the following hoax/scam/phishing attempt. The IRS will send you your check, you don’t need to click on the link in this e-mail if you received it. The link goes to Clearly that isn’t the IRS web site. Be patient. Your check will come. If you fall for this hoax, however, you [Read More...]

LOST Appendix

This past week’s episode of LOST may not have had as startlingly obvious revelations as the episode immediately before it, but what it did reveal, and the hints that were subtly placed, are worth noting. Someone has said rather woefully that this might be the happiest we’ll ever see Kate and Jack. Presumably we witnessed [Read More...]

Challenge to Anti-Intellectual Christian Fundamentalists

Here’s a challenge to those Christians who denigrate scholarship as causing confusion and inappropriately asking questions and raising issues. Just read the Bible for yourself, without the aid of scholarship. Sounds simple, right? Sounds like just what you wanted to do? Not so fast… If you are going to do what I’ve challenged you to, [Read More...]

PC Advisor Features My Solution

The UK Magazine PC Advisor has featured a solution I came up with to Vista’s infamous problem of a black screen after login. Although I like to think this blog is mainly about religion, theology, Biblical studies, evolution, creationism, LOST and Battlestar Galactica, on most days the vast majority of visitors come looking for solution [Read More...]