Archives for Nov 23, 2011 @ 12:35

JFK: The Mysteries

Jefferson Morley is a specialist on the JFK assassination, and in this long article examines the critical factors people need to consider to come to terms with the mysteries of the assassination. While there are a number of issues involved, including the CIA’s contacts with Oswald prior to Nov 22, a critical factor for me [Read More…]

Patheos and Blog Changes

Some of you may have noticed that the blog has a slightly new address (instead of it is now — I’m told the old address redirects to the new one), we have an upgraded WordPress program (which is good for us who write on this blog), and Patheos now has a new App [Read More…]

Occupy Wall Street: A Fizzle?

By Douglas Stanglin: CAPTIONBy Mario Tama, Getty Images A new USA TODAY/Gallup Poll shows that the “Occupy” movement has failed to capture the attention of a majority of Americans, indicating either ambivalence toward it or lack of interest. The poll finds that 56% of Americans surveyed are neither supporters nor opponents and 59% say they [Read More…]

Christian vs. Saved (Roger Olson)

I found this most interesting post at Roger Olson’s site, and I’d like to discuss it here: Would you distinguish “Christian” vs. “saved”? (Now this is not about inclusivism and universalism but about those who believe in orthodoxy and those who don’t, and if they are not orthodox then their beliefs are not Christian … [Read More…]

Clark Pinnock: My Tribute

I was kindly asked by Tom Oord as a leader in the Word Made Fresh group of AAR/SBL to participate in a wonderous event that paid tribute to the late Clark Pinnock. The treat to this event was a presentation by Sarah Pinnock, Clark’s daughter, on her father; Linda Mercandante reflected on her experience as [Read More…]