You have ABSOLUTELY GOT to watch the new ‘Super Trailer’ for EXPELLED. It’s excellent.
Written to challenge Christians to re-engage the Scientific disciplines from the perspective of faith in a sovereign God. It’s on my reading list, that’s for sure. I should mention that in part I’m interested in it as he is a friend of a friend, and my friend speaks VERY HIGHLY of him. Have you read it? Will you?
I just discovered that PBS has The Elegant Universe online in it’s entirety. Strongly suggested. It’s a GREAT program.
I have always run in circles where I encounter many ‘universalists’ – people who believe, as our consumer culture encourages, that all religions are basically the same and all a path to the same ‘divine’ or ‘ultimate’, and that all religious truth (or even truth in general) is relative. People often lean towards this view in an attempt to be somehow ‘humble’ regarding religious issues, and all ‘inclusive.’ It’s a tempting view at times, especially in a post-modern world, where such inclusiveness seems to be what it’s all about.
Strange that what seems the most humble, is actually the ultimate in hubris Continue reading ‘A few quick thoughts on Universalism…’