Patheos Insider

A moment that many readers of this blog have been waiting for has finally arrived. Patheos has created an ad-free subscription option, called Patheos Insider! Just click on the words Patheos Insider on the top left corner of the blog (or use this link), and let me know how things look after you’ve done so! [Read more…]

The Historical Jesus Facepalmed

Part two of my discussion of mythicism on the show Talk Gnosis is now available – in podcast form for anyone, and as a video for subscribers. Click this link and go have a listen or watch!   [Read more…]

New Star Trek Is Coming!

The news broke today that a new Star Trek series will be made, to premiere in January 2017 on CBS’sĀ online digital streaming service, CBS All Access. That is definitely an example of Star Trek going where it has never gone before in its typical pioneering fashion. Since the executive producer will be Alex Kurtzman, it [Read More…]

Sharing Links to Other Blogs and News

I have long had a widget in my sidebar that shared links to interesting posts and news items elsewhere. Unfortunately, that widget seems to be causing the blog to load very slowly, resulting in error messages and other frustrating experiences for readers. I hope to find a widget that will work without such side-effects, but [Read More…]

Blog RSS Feed Options

Hello readers! There are two options when it comes to subscribing to the RSS feed of this blog. If you want to see the entire post in your feed reader, then you should use this one: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/religionprof/feed If you want to see only a short preview, then you should use this one: http://feeds.feedburner.com/patheosmatrix Thanks for [Read More…]

Bart Ehrman has a New Blog

Bart Ehrman has a new blog, called Christianity in Antiquity: The Bart Ehrman Blog. He will be doing something very different, and very interesting, with it. The blog offers some public content but also has subscriber-only content. Money from subscriptions to the blog will be donated to charities, and so in addition to offering blogging, [Read More…]

Feedburner

I have set up Feedburner with the feed from this blog so that you should be able to use Feedburner and follow Exploring Our Matrix now and anywhere it may go in the future, without having to make any changes yourself. The feed http://feeds.feedburner.com/ExploringOurMatrix/ should work. If it doesn’t, and even if it does, let [Read More…]