Science and Religion, aux. 3: Worldviews.

February 22, 2018. Welcome back to our auxiliary post #3! For the introduction to this series, click here. for the latest post (before this one), click here. Here is an article at BioLogos discussing the scientific revolution: https://biologos.org/blogs/brad-kramer-the-evolving-evangelical/scripture-and-science-a-long-history-of-conversation Here are a couple of videos from N.T. Wright about worldview and the enlightenment. And an article by him talking…

Science and Religion, pt. 3: History II- The Scientific Age

February 21, 2018. This is part three of the Science and Religion series. For part 1 or part 2, click on the respective links. For a PDF version, click here. Dividing all of history up into two parts, premodern and modern, is probably naïve at best and I am not in any way trying to…

Science and Religion, pt. 2: History I- Premodern

February 19, 2018. This is part 2 of my science and religion series. Read part 1 here. For a PDF version, click here. Before we get into the specifics of the evidence from sciences, I think there is an important aspect that should be considered. In the past year or more I have been coming…

Science and Religion, Pt. 1: Introduction

February 15, 2018. Last year I wrote a post about the interplay between science and religion, and some of my introductory thoughts toward the matter. This year, I am setting out to do a series of posts that explore this subject matter with more depth, as I think we often talk pretty vaguely about the…

Reclaiming Christmas.

December 25, 2017. I started to begin this post with several criticisms that people often levy at the celebration of Christmas, but I decided that this organization detracted from the point that I would like to make in this post. Throughout my life in the tradition I grew up in I have been taught time…

The Divine Love, Pt. 5: The Way of Love.

December 16, 2017. This is a continuation of The Divine Love series. For a full-text PDF, click here! What is our purpose? But what does this all say about the meaning of life? Does this give purpose to who we are? Much in every way. Though the love of Jesus we are given the opportunity…

The Divine Love, Pt. 4: Justice.

December 15, 2017. This is a continuation of The Divine Love series. For a full-text PDF, click here! What about justice? I think we must go on, however, with this understanding and framework to address what all this means for us, if anything. Sure, it is good to develop theology and to think well about…

The Divine Love, Pt. 3: God’s Answer to Evil.

December 14, 2017. This is a continuation of The Divine Love series. For a full-text PDF, click here! To begin with Part 1, click here. So, why hasn’t God done anything about evil? Now I believe we are in a good position to address this question. The question often comes as an indictment against God rather…

The Divine Love, Pt. 2: The Problem of Evil.

December 13, 2017. This is a continuation of The Divine Love series. For a full-text PDF, click here! Why does evil/suffering exist? When I said that I believed that the fundamental truth of love could answer some of the most difficult questions that mankind has ever asked, I was not speaking in vain. Throughout history,…

The Divine Love, Pt. 1: A Fundamental Truth.

December 12, 2017. It’s been quite some time since I have written something here, and I want to apologize for that. I love writing, and I want to get back into the habit of fleshing out some spiritual thoughts through this medium, as other priorities and plans seem to have taken precedence over this over…