Dammit, Jim, I’m the Doctor

In thinking about a talk I’m going to be giving on religion and sci-fi, in which I’m planning on comparing the treatment of religion in Star Trek and Doctor Who, I found myself brainstorming about possible humorous titles, which led me to make this mash-up:

One could do a whole meme series, alluding to all the various things Bones has ever said along these lines. Anyone care to see if we can get a meme started? I’m sure there are others who’ll come up with better ones than I have. Here’s a second one…

 

"It would seem that the difference between the average churchgoer and the "vision having" prophet ..."

Describing the Indescribable
"Emma Higgs: "These events, whether we believe them to have been divinely initiated or imagined ..."

Describing the Indescribable
"I have finally managed to get hold of Gullotta's article. It's a good read, and ..."

What Happens When You Review Richard ..."
"Obviously The Gospel of Thomas is a prime example of Jesus’ teaching using one-liners. So, ..."

New Age Translation of the Lord’s ..."

Browse Our Archives

Follow Us!


What Are Your Thoughts?leave a comment
  • Gan

    LF spinoff series with a timelord called “the mechanic”

  • Woodbridgegoodman

    More broadly?  What about the neglected role of academic theology – “doctors” – in religion.  Maybe you could also paste on the face of say, few few doctors of the Church – like especially Thomas Aquinas – here? 

    I’m especially interested in the grassroots opposition to any educated approach to religion.  The Doctors … vs. Enforced Naivete.  As part of my advocacy of Theology proper.  (Which is also shaping up as a current topic on the Theology Forum blog, by the way).