How to respond to Christian Terrorists

“It was clear the terrorists perceived themselves to be Christians.” said DC MPD Officer Daniel Hodges describing the pervasiveness of Christian symbols among those who attacked him and other police officers during the January 6 insurrection. Video of part of his testamony in this link: There is a major problem in many parts of western…

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Being Molded by my Home

The only home I remember as a child stood firm on a winding cul-de-sac. When I was old enough to care I found out it was bought from the developer who was living in it at the time. It turns out his money had been tied up in the different homes on our street and…

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Evolution has space in Scripture

Very astute observations about how we can manipulate the Bible by asking questions that are assumed today, that the authors of the text weren’t addressing. This is part of the reason why many fundamentalists assume Evolution to be untrue, and why they mis-understand the beginning and end of time (in my opinion – obviously since…

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End Times and Djesus Unchained

http://www.hulu.com/watch/457671 Whenever SNL does a short it is going to be over the top satire. That is their style, and they have done a really good job with it over the last couple years. Last weekend they unveiled a new short (embedded below) called Djesus Unchained. It showed a vengeful Jesus who has raised from the dead, killing…

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The Whole Sweep of Scripture

Any recommendations on how we should read the bible? “A thousand things: Frequently and Throughly is the best answer. The bible was not written to be read in 10 verse chunks.” – N.T. Wright Love how NT Wright articulates reading/thinking about scripture. It seems like we only know the bits of passages, and there is…

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