THE HEAVENS ARE TELLING THE GLORY OF GOD – Experiencing God in the Eucharist and in Creation

Tonight's the night!  If you live in a part of the United States with a forecast of clear skies, tonight is probably your best opportunity to catch the 2012 Leonid Meteor Shower in its resplendent glory.  Turn out the lights, get away from the city to an area without a lot of streetlamps, and look up!The Leonids—so named because the meteors originate in the east, near the constellation Leo—return each year in mid-November.  As Earth slips through the garbage dump of the deceased comet Tempel … [Read more...]

The Glue That Holds the Universe Together – Laminin

He is before all things, and in Him all things hold together. --Colossians 1:17Laminin is the building block of the human body, the glycoprotein which holds all together.And what does this glycoprotein look like?Yes, we are fearfully and wonderfully made. … [Read more...]

Good Without God: Einstein’s “God Letter” Goes on the Auction Block


Albert Einstein didn’t believe in God.  At least, he didn’t believe in the trinitarian God revealed in the Scriptures.  And he didn’t regard the Jewish people as God’s “chosen people.”On January 3, 1954, a year before his death, Einstein tried to explain his belief system in a letter to Jewish philosopher Eric B. Gutkind.  Einstein was responding to Gutkind’s book, Choose Life:  The Biblical Call to Revolt.  Writing candidly about his denial of the Jews’ chosen status, Einstein said: "For me … [Read more...]