Archives for Feb 7, 2011 @ 18:46

We’ve Got Two Feet of Snow!

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Waxman to Upton

From Energy and Commerce: February 3, 2011 The Honorable Fred Upton Chairman Committee on Energy and Commerce U.S. House of Representatives 2125 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, D.C. 20515 Dear Chairman Upton: Recently, you have sent a flurry of four letters to the Department of Health and Human Services. On January 20, 2011, you sent [Read More…]

How Can This Be?

Some of the saddest lines I have ever read by a Christian, let alone one of Luther’s status, are these:[1] [In speaking of “holy martyrs”…] When they were called to arms even by infidel emperors and lords, they went to war. In all good conscience they slashed and killed, in this respect there was no [Read More…]

Egypt, the USA and Israel

It’s as good a time as any to ponder the implications of the Bible for the political tensions in the Middle East, and to ponder what the Bible says about the future of Israel and the Land, and to do so right now because the situation in Egypt is volatile enough to make many of [Read More…]

A Very Religious Atheist indeed

From my friend Patrick Mitchel, in Dublin, who heard a lecture from Daniel Dennett: Daniel Dennett, while proclaiming with utter certainty the end of all religion,  is a very religious atheist indeed. As the evening wore on, it felt more and more like  listening to a rather optimistic, naive, kind-hearted yet legalistic preacher in church. [Read More…]