Our Reptilian Overlord

Wonkette: New Zealand Prime Minister claims he’s not a lizard person, which is exactly what lizard people would say Some of the weirder comments: # Key said, “I have no more comment on this matter. Now I have some basking to do.” # As Key turned to walk from the podium, he caught an errant […]

John Lennox on Bible and Science

A lecture entitled “Seven Days that Divide the World” by John Lennox, Professor of Mathematics at Oxford University, at the Union Club in New York City on January 31, 2013. Dr. Lennox explores a method for reading and interpreting the first chapters of Genesis without discounting either science or Scripture. “Why didn’t I ever have […]

Sociology of Religion: a “science” used to promote atheism?

Rodney Stark, in his paper Atheism, faith, and the social scientific study of religion (read the full text in google books) outlines an interesting phenomenon from Enlightenment thinkers, still observed in current popular discourse: The social “scientific” study of religion originated in atheism and the basic theses pursued today, especially by psychologists and anthropologists, are […]