The Good of Believing In God

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Atheism might be in vogue, but it — for sure — hasn’t helped history as much as Christianity.  Believing in God is not only among the most reasonable ideas in history; it is among its most helpful. It is all too easy to look around the modern world and conclude that there is no place [Read More...]

Breakfast Links for 12/14/12 – Hobbit on Steroids; Verbal Autopsies; NASA vs. the Mayans

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BREAKFAST LINKS 12/14/12: Jeffery Overstreet, Patheos/Good Letters: “But where Tolkien served the head and the heart, Jackson serves the appetite for adrenalin rush.” Bradley Abramson, Christian Post: Merry Atheistic Nothingness Kathryn Jean Lopez, Catholic Impulse: Sandra Fluke for Time’s Woman of the Year John Turner, Patheos/The Anxious Bench: “Human beings did invent religions, I told [Read More...]

Breakfast Links for 12/06/12: Christians Eat Their Own; Shalom and Suffering; Christian Women and Victoria’s Secret

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BREAKFAST LINKS 12/06/12: Tim Dalrymple/Andrew Marin, Patheos/Philosophical Fragments: “Jesus had a strong set of convictions and a definitive theology. Yet he continually engaged not through the court system, but relationally through people; whether the legal system or people agreed or disagreed with him.” Daniel Henninger, Wall Street Journal: Obama’s Ruinous Course Scot McKnight, Patheos/Jesus Creed: [Read More...]

Breakfast Links for 12/03/12: Wonder; 50 Shades of Gray and Evangelical Sexuality; St. Nicholas Was a Beast

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BREAKFAST LINKS 12/03/12: Christine Jeske, Patheos/This Ordinary Adventure: “Wonder, above all, is not having to ask if it’s by chance.  Wonder is believing that none of this is ever by chance.” Albert R. Hunt, Bloomberg View: Swing Counties Tell Tale of Republican Defeat Tim Dalrymple, Patheos/Philosophical Fragments: “ Christians should always seek to shape the culture [Read More...]

Breakfast Links for 11/27/12 – Liberal Women and Sex; Marriage and Greener Pastures; Hobby Lobby’s Objection

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BREAKFAST LINKS 11/26/12: Richard Florida, Patheos/The Jesus Creed: “The math is terrifying. Add the ranks of the unemployed, the displaced, and the disconnected to these tens of millions of low-wage service workers, and the population of post-industrialism’s left-behinds surges to as many as two-thirds of all Americans.” The Guardian: Supreme Court Allows Challenge to Obamacare [Read More...]


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